India is a land of vast opportunities where you can explore your inner side and come up with a product which is loved by everyone from every part of the world. India is a Country which has seen several civilizations, empires, religion, culture and tradition which makes it unique from other parts of the world. Every part of this Country has their own culture and traditions which also makes their locally produced handicrafts and art different from one another. One such Indian state is Jammu and Kashmir, which has an enormous amount of art and crafts which are locally produced and is exported all over the world. Kashmir tour packages welcome people from all over the world to enjoy the beauty of nature and to buy these local handicrafts for their friends and loved ones.
Jammu and Kashmir, is an enchanting land where you come close to mother nature as the place is blessed with beautiful vistas, lush green valleys, sprawling meadows, rushing rivers, heavenly lakes and snow-capped peaks of great Himalayan ranges. These aspects of Kashmir truly make it “Heaven on Earth”. It is said that Kashmir is created by Gods where you will feel close to nature at every corner of this wonderful state. So, due to this it attracts millions of tourists every year who visit here from every part of the world which makes this place a hub for shopaholics as well! With our customized Jammu Kashmir tours you will be able to enjoy the beauty of this heavenly state closely.
Jammu and Kashmir, is a fine mixture of rich culture, tradition and heritage which can be witnessed through its locally produced products which are exported all over the world. Here, you can enjoy shopping in the famous floating market of Dal Lake, Vibrant streets filled with numerous Kashmir handicrafts and handloom items, colourful shawls made of Pashmina, wooden and silver ware items, traditional Kashmiri jewellery, rich dry fruits and what not! It is said that Kashmir tour packages have something for everyone visiting this fascinating state of India.
Custom Tours India, is one of the best Kashmir tour operators that welcomes you to one of the best states of India where you will fall in love with nature and its glittering aspects. We provide tailor-made tours which are built specially for you considering your type of holidays where you choose and we deliver. Custom Tours India, provides fully private-tours of India as per your preference and convenience. Below mentioned list are the top demanding Kashmir handicrafts and souvenirs which you can shop while you are in Jammu and Kashmir.
Exclusive Handicrafts and Souvenirs of Jammu and Kashmir
Pashmina Shawls are one of the most expensive shawls which are handwoven by experienced local artisans using pure sheep wool. You will be amazed to see the fine texture and treads used to make these Pashmina Shawls which are extremely soft. In winters, these shawls were used by Kings and Queens hence, the authentic shawls are a bit expensive. You may also consider buying Pashmina Shawls which are made with the mixture of wool, silk and rayon that are less expensive. With our budget Kashmir tour packages you will be able to explore the hidden local markets of Kashmir.
Kashmiri Carpets are the finest carpets which are made using pure wool or pure silk. These carpets are handcrafted with well-dotted textures and threads which make these Carpets exclusive and worth-buying. The authentic Kashmiri Carpets are very expensive as they are made using pure wool or silk. However, if you want to spend less, then you may consider other options which are a mix of wool, silk and rayon. You can explore various markets of Kashmir while exploring this wonderful state with our best Kashmir tours.
Kashmir is well-known for its rich culture and traditions which can be seen through its traditional Kashmiri dresses and jewellery. Kashmir is popular for its traditional silver jewellery which are well-carved with semi-precious stones. You will be amazed to see the wide range of products like Kundals, Nupura, Chaunk Phool, Tika, Balu and Nada. With our Kashmir Tours, you can get a chance to get clicked wearing these traditional jewellery while enjoying Shikara ride in Dal Lake.
Along with traditional jewellery, you will be fascinated with the colourful attire of Kashmir. Traditional dresses of Kashmir are a fine cluster of two pieces – Tila and Pheran which are hand-crafted with fine embroidery work which takes months to complete. These dresses have wide and long sleeves which makes it unique and attractive. Our customized Kashmir tour packages offer you to witness the daily life of sellers, buyers and local people of Kashmir.
Papier-mache products are one of the unique handicrafts of Kashmir which are manufactured using waste papers. These products are one of the best handicrafts for indoor decorations which adds more charm to your homes and offices. You may buy items like boxes, flower vases, coaster sets, elephants, cats, photo stands and many more.
Walnut Wood Furniture
Kashmir is well-known for some of the excellent wooden furniture which are made using Walnut wood. There are many articles which you cannot ignore like trays, tables, bowls, furniture, key chains and many more. These wooden articles are well-polished with unique miniature paintings which make them more beautiful.
Along with wooden articles, you will be amazed to see the amazing artwork done over the silver items which is one of the age-old art of Kashmir. These silver items include flower vessels, silver tea sets, picture frames, kitchen utensils, cigarette cases, etc which adds more beauty and charm to your home. These products can be one of the best things to gift your friends and family.
Kashmiri Dry Fruits
Along with beautiful vistas, Kashmir is also popular for its rich organic dry fruits. Due to pleasant climate conditions and fertile soil, Kashmir produces some of the finest organic dry fruits. Our budget Kashmir tour packages lets you explore a wide range of products like almonds, pecan, cashews, hazelnuts and figs which are amongst the most popular dry fruits here.
Kashmir tour packages attract millions of people every year who come here to witness the natural beauty of this fascinating state. Along with this, Kashmir has some of the excellent mouth-watering cuisines which showcases rich spice and food culture of Kashmir. The spices produced here add more taste and flavours to your cuisines. Some of the famous spices produced here are Saffron, Red Chilli Powder and Black Cumin. These products can be great ideas for gifts if your loved ones are kitchen experts.
These are some of the locally produced goods of Kashmir which are worth purchasing as a token of thanks, blessings and gifts to your loved ones. Custom Tours India can arrange a fully private-tour of India including Golden Triangle Tour with Kashmir where you can cherish your time with the beautiful vistas and vibrant bazaars. We make tailor-made tours of India including places of your interest where you can create memories worth remembering. You may go through our customized tour plan of India including Kashmir. Please rest assured that these tour plans are custom-made tours which we make specially as per your preference and taste.