Jammu and Kashmir is the northern state of India and a large part of it consists of the Himalayan Mountains that make it a wonderful tourist destination. J&K is bordered by Himachal Pradesh and Punjab on the southern side, China on the eastern side and Pakistan-occupied area, and Gilgit-Baltistan on the western and northern side. The state is comprised of culturally distinct regions of Jammu, Kashmir, and Ladakh.
State's Himalayan mountains and valleys like Gulmarg Valley, Lidder Valley, Lolab Valley, Poonch Valley, Dha Hanu Valley, Betaab Valley, Nagin Valley, Sindh Valley, Yusmarg Valley, Nubra Valley, Serene lakes like Dal Lake, Wular Lake, Nagin Lake, Tso Morir Lake, Manasbal Lake, Pangong Tso Lake, Surinsar Lake, Pristine rivers like Tawi River, Chenab River, Poonch River, Sind River, Jhelum River, Nubra River, Zanskar River, and many glaciers make it a top holiday destination for people from all around the globe.
Jammu and Kashmir are multicultural with most of the Muslims in Kashmir, most of the Hindus and Sikhs living in Jammu, and Buddhists in the Ladakh region. There are many languages that are spoken in J&K like Dogri, Kashmiri, Urdu, Pahari, Shina, Balti, Ladakhi, Gojri, and Pashto.
It is India's top tourist destination which receives visitors from around the world. Gulmarg is a world-famous ski resort destination that also brags about being the highest golf course in the world.