The stunning valley of Kashmir is known for itsgreat mountainscovered with lush green forest ranges, snow covered hills, rivers and pastures. Vale of Kashmir lies between Himalayas and the pir panjal range, formed by the Jhelum River. The 135 km long and 32 km wide valley is also known as paradise on earth. Most popular tourist places around the valley are Gulmarg hill station,Dal Lake, and theAmarnath Temple. Another beautiful valley in region of Jammu and Kashmir is the suru valley situated in Ladakh drained by the suru river.