The visit to Srinagar will not be complete without digging in the markets of Srinagar and bringing home souvenirs of the local art. Some of the items are:
Silk carpets is one must purchase item. Although the price can set you back by a hefty package. But the beautiful work by the local artisans is worth every penny spent.
Pashmina Shawls :
Although hard to locate a genuine Pashmina (generally famous for its Ring Test), this is another must have from Kashmir.
Papier-Mache products :
Another very popular item from the valley. Available in different ranges, they can easily suit the pocket of every tourist.
Dry Fruits & Spices :
Known for its quality spices & dry fruits, this is another must buy in Kashmir. Kagzi Walnuts, Saffron, etc are available in abundance.
Walnut wood carved handicrafts can be a good addition to ones drawing rooms.
Antique Silver Jewellery:
Ornamental jewellery, intricate works are all part of the lot one will find in the stores at Srinagar.