During Studding he jumped into the fray and joined the professional trade of running houseboats and organizing travel and tours to the far off corners of the valley. This has been his family's business for years. After completing bachlor’s degree from Kashmiruniversity in Tourism, With little resources but using brains and hard work he succeeded in establishing a name in creating a fleet of houseboats, attracting wide recognition. His lifelong dream came true.

From 1970 Late. Abdul Rehman khankashi father of Asif Khankashi has worked promoting tourism in the valley. After the father passed away he taken the responsibility on his shoulders for taking his ancestral business on the sky in which he achieved his ambitious goal.Abdul Rehman khankashi 's family has a rich tradition of providing the best in accommodation, together with his family and staff invite you to enjoy a slice of Kashmir with a stay on one of their luxurious houseboats on Nagin Lake. During your stay, take a famous shikara ride through the canals, a sightseeing trip to the Mughal Gardens, a day trip to the Pahalgam, Gulmarg, and Sonamarg where you can bask in the beauty of the mountains, rivers and lush valleys and all they have to offer, such as horseback riding, skiing, fishing and trekking. Asif Khankashi is an excellent water skier, angler, trekker etc

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