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Address: Srinagar, India
Phone Number: 9858038755

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This is a serene lake away from the more crowded Dal lake. On one side are tall mountains, not visible in winter due to fog, but still carve an impressive outline and form a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Hyderabad, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nigeen Lake is one of the famous lakes in Srinagar, and you will not miss any thing by not visiting this place. Another lake that;s all.

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Bengaluru, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do it once as a bucket-list item but don't dare to take bath or use the water in Nageen lake. Ended up staying for over 2 nights and literally had to have a parallel booking for personal hygiene. Shikara ride is decent but do not indulge in shopping while on Shikara - it's a maze of multi-level commission scheme incentivised... More 

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Thank KiranKashikar
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a serene lake away from the more crowded Dal lake. On one side are tall mountains, not visible in winter due to fog, but still carve an impressive outline and form a backdrop to this very calm and serene lake. Shikaras ply the lake with knicknack sellers. Houseboats flank the shores. This lake is connected to the hajratbal... More 

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Thank SwanandArole
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

A beautiful lake in srinagar, silence and serenity. Houseboat stay for 1 day and enjoyed every second of it.

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1 Thank Ali M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Nigeen lake is much better than a Dal lake. It has garden along the lake, nice for morning and evening walk. Surrounding of boathouse is much cleaner compared to it in dal lake.

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Thank vedpatel
Mumbai
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

Stay in house boat here, it is simlpy serene and amazing. Get 180 degree view of lake with house boats anchored.

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Thank GujuMumbai
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

It is quiet, clean, the view is awesome. Enjoyed it so much. You ca't really escape form the people selling things whether while you are in the shikara or in the houseboat but they are just trying to make ends meets.

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Thank rozillamuhammad
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

This part of the lake is much better than Dal Lake, lots of great house boats around the area. Its quiet and nice!

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Awesome beauty, peaceful atmosphere, We stayed in a houseboat & Its a family tour. Childerns enjoying so much.

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Thank 73mishra
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Awesome beauty, peaceful atmosphere but l'll risky as when i went thr it was situation of riots so i faced difficulty in reaching thr

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