Houseboat Festival

The Houseboats of Kashmir Valley are famous for their uniqueness, richness, beauty, hospitality and design throughout the world and acts as a tool for promoting and attracting a number of tourists to Kashmir valley from across the globe.To celebrate the uniqueness of this floating marvel, the Department of Tourism intends to organize a “Houseboat Festival” in September, 2022. The previou....
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  1. Illumination & Decoration of Houseboats.
  2. Shikara Carnival comprising illuminated Shikaras with live cultural performances and display of local Art & Craft.
  3. Performance by Local and National Level Celebrities.
  4. Visit to Backwaters of Dal Lake.
  5. Displaying of documentaries regarding Houseboats of Kashmir.
  6. 3D Laser Show and Water Screen.
  7. Musical cum Cultural Programme.
  8. Floating Movie Theatre in Dal Lake.
  9. Demonstrations of Local Handicrafts.
  10. Screening of iconic films and documentaries depicting the Kashmir culture, heritage on floating cubical screens in the Dal waters.

Organized By

Directorate of Tourism Kashmir
Nodal Officer events
TRC Kashmir

How to reach

The nearest airport is Srinagar Airport, which is 21.1 KMs away.
The nearest convenient railway station is Jammu Tawi Railway Station, Jammu, which is 273.2 KMs away.
The nearest major city is Pantha Chowk, which is 15.9KMs away.
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Event Details
Venue Address
Dal Lake Srinagar
Date Time

16 Sep 2022 - 18 Sep 2022




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