Owing to its unprecedented scenic beauty, Gulmarg is by far the most popular attraction in Baramulla. Described as heaven on earth by locals and tourists, it is renowned for its habitation of exotic flora and hence is named Gulmarg which literally means valley of flowers. Since it is blessed with such a beautiful landscape, Gulmarg is famous for its trekking routes too. Eco Park
The Eco Park in Khadniyar rests on an island in the Jhelum River and is enveloped in a mesmerizing scenery- the mighty Himalayas crowning the island with a thousand dense green trees flanked on all sides. It is the favourite relaxation getaway for the locals.Parihaspora
Lalityaditya Muktapid, the king of Kashmir in the 8th century founded the town of Parihaspora. This town is famous for its unique archaeological monuments. The town houses a Buddhist stupa, and a monastery and excavations here found a few Vishnu temples, Raj Bhawan and a Chaitya. They were all built with large stones like in the ancient times.Ziarat of Baba Reshi
The Ziarat of Baba Reshi is the most popular Muslim shrine and is dedicated to a well-known Muslim saint, Baba Payam-Din. Baba Payam-Din spent the last few days praying and meditating where the shrine is built now. The grave of the Muslim saint lies here and is covered with a cloth decorated with the traditional and unique workmanship. They say that visiting this shrine grants your innermost wishes and devotees who got their wishes fulfilled come back to make grateful offerings to the lord and the saint.Wular Lake
The Wular lake is the second largest freshwater lake in the entire Asian continent with a length of a whopping 24 kms and a breadth of 10 kms. The River Jhelum is the main source of water for this lake. There is a small island that rests in the centre of the lake named Zaina Lank. The lake is popular as a boating destination and a sunset point.Khilanmarg
Khilanmarg is one of the most scenically gifted spots of Baramulla and hence is a popular picnic spot for the locals as well as the tourists. It has a meadow of a vibrantly coloured carpet of flowers that will lift your spirits like nothing else. Khilanmarg provides a panoramic and picturesque view of the valleys of Kashmir and the Himalayan mountain ranges.
There are other attractions that attract the attention of the tourists like Bandipore, Sopur, Alpathar Lake, Shiva Temple, etc.