`

 
 

.

Home   |  About Us  |   Packages  |   Reservation  |   Contact Us 
Srinagar Tour  |   Gulmarg Tour  |   Pahalgam Tour  |   Sonamarg Tour  |   Yusmarg Tour  |   Amaranth Yatra  |   Vaishno Devi Yatra  |   Leh & Ladakh  |  

 
  Pahalgam Tour

Pahalgam Information
Location: 95-km From Srinagar, Kashmir Region, J&K
Altitude: 2,130m
Main Attractions: Mamaleshwara, Baisaran, Tulian Lake, Aru
Best Time To Visit: In Summer - May To September In Winter - November To February

Shepherd’s village Pahalgam is visited by tourists and locals in huge number for its gradual lowering of temperature and river Ladder flowing at an approachable distance. Traveling through meandering roads of north Kashmir, Pahalgam opens up with a fresh cool breeze of the river. It has an astounding 9 hole gold course open for tourists now being extended into an 18 hole . The golf championships are organized by state government and private hoteliers in Summer. Here, tourists and locals putt together in the shades of Pine trees surrounding the golf course.

Trout fishing in Lidder River is quite popular sport in Pahalgam. Permits have to be collected well in advance from J & K fisheries department. Best season for fishing is April to September.

Sightseeing & treks

Baisaran (5 km) is an exciting place where a stream flows through the meadows and pine trees. Shikargha a wild life reserve is another nearby picnic spot reached on foot or by pony. The Betab valley at a walk able distance is a tourists spot famous for many film shootings. Phrislan at a short trek is an ideal place for troth fishing.


Achabal

The Mughal gardens in this small town were begun by Nur Jahan and completed by Jahanara, daughter of Shah Jahan, in 1640. It's one of the most carefully designed of the Kashmir gardens and was said to be a favourite retreat of Nur Jahan. Water from a copious spring flows from the garden in three stone lined canals, over three terraces and three cascades, with several fountains in the main canal. There are three pavilions on the upper terrace, shaded by Chinar Trees. There's a tourist bungalow, tourist huts and a camping ground at Achabal.

Kokarnag

One may be suffering garden overload by the time one gets here, but Kokarnag has yet another one, noted for its roses. Like Achabal there is a tourist bungalow, tourist huts and a camping ground for accommodation.
Daksum

Mattan temple :
few kilometers ahead of Anantnag, a pond full of holy fishes is renowned locally as creations of Lord Shiva.

Ashmuqam (80)
km A famous shrine of Ziana Shah Sahib RH fall enrooted to Pahalgam.

Mamal Temple :
The ancient temple of Mamalika built in 11th century by King Jayasiknba is situated on the right bank of the Lidder. The temple ahs a pedestal and a Shivalinga.

Aru :
is a resort village 11 km from Pahalgam with a motor able road, From here a famous trek via Lidderwat leads to the Kolohai Glaciers at an altitude fo 34 oo mtrs. Here you can have a glimpse of Kolohoi Peak, 5370 mtrs. Another trek from Lidderwat leads to the most desired twin Lakes, Tarsar 3794 mtrs & Marsar 3788 mtrs. Tulian Lake at an altitude of 3353 mtrs is a full day trek via Baisaran. The steep terrains lead to a magically crystal clear lake where one would love to stay for a longer time.

Amarnath Ji Yatra
Pahalgam is Base Camp of Amarnathji yatra which stands at 3952 mtrs, 46.7 km from Pahalgam. The Holy Cave is believed to be the abode of Lord Shiva. The ice lingam formed by water droplets, symblises Lord Shiva . People visit the Holy Cave during the scheduled Yatra period. Yatris can hire a pony of Dandy from Pahalgam.
Distances of stopovers from Pahalgam are : Chandanwari 16 km Pissu top 19.6 km Sheeshnag 25.6 km, Holy Cave 46 . 7 km.
All stopovers have facilities from tents to medical comps and langars, The trek is covered in 2 to 3 days. This Hindu pilgrimage is believed to be the discovery of a Muslim shepherd nomad Butta Malik who’s descendant still receive a percentage of the donations made by pilgrims. The Yatra Generally during June to August depending upon the Hindu calendar (Sawan Purnima)


HOW TO REACH THERE


Air: Pahalgam is in Anantnag District and is about 96-km from Srinagar. The nearest airport is in Badgam District. This Airport is connected with all the major cities of India.

Rail: The nearest Rail Head is at Jammu and from there National Highway NH1A connects the Kashmir valley with India.

Road: The road to Pahalgam can be taken to Khannabal or alternatively from Bijbehara villages from National Highway NH1A. Every sort of transport to suit every budget from Buses to Taxis ply on this Highway. It takes around 10 to 12 hours to cross this mountainous road, which crosses some beautiful spots and the famous Jawahar Tunnel linking Kashmir Valley with India. Bus service is available from Srinagar and Anantnag, which leave at fixed time from the Bus stands. Taxis and other sort of transport can be hired from Srinagar at pre-fixed rates. Assistance is available at Tourist Reception Centre, Srinagar. On Road to Pahalgam one comes across the beautiful Lidder Valley with important spots of Mattan and Aishmuqam.

Kashmir Day Trip Package
Gulmarg Trip
Duration : 2 Nights / 3 Days
Pahalgam Trip
Duration : 3 Nights / 4 Days
Kashmir Holiday Package
Duration : 4 Nights / 5 Days
Sonamarg with Gulmarg  Tour
Duration : 4 Nights / 5 Days
Kashmir Family Package
Duration : 5 Nights / 6 Days
Dal Lake with Manasbal Lake Trip
Duration : 65 Nights / 7 Days
Holiday in Gulmarg
Duration : 4 Nights / 5 Days
Holiday in Pahalgam
Duration : 4 Nights / 5 Days
Gulmarg & Pahalgam Holiday Package
Duration : 6 Nights / 7 Days
Vaishno Devi and Kashmir Tour
Duration : 9 Nights / 10 Days
Kashmir and Ladakh Trip
Duration : 10 Nights / 11 Days

more Kashmir & Ladakh Packages >>

Tour / Hotel Reservation

 Name :
 Email :
 Contact No :
 City :
 Arrival Date : DD/MM/YY
 Departure Date :
 DD/MM/YY
Number of Guest: Adults
Children

Any special requests

                       

 

 

 

 
 

Home  |    About Us  |   Packages  |   Srinagar  |   Gulmarg  |   Pahalgam  |   Sonamarg  |   Yousmarg  |   Amarnath  |   Vaishno Devi  |   Leh  |   Reservation  |   Contact Us  |


2013 © All Copyright Reserved , Package for Kashmir.