Yusmarg is always pretty – whether it is blanketed by a fresh bout of snow in winter or covered by blooming yellow flowers during summers. There are several treks leading into the forest from here, making Yusmarg a great place to explore the Himalayas.Location: 47km to the south of SrinagarHow To Get Here: Bus or carWhere To Stay: JKTDC Tourist Bungalows and Hutments, or camps
We make our way to the beautiful Doodhpathri Valley today which off the tourist map and a well kept tourist secret. Doodhpathri will charm you with its carpet like meadows, wild alpine flowers and rolling grasslands. You won’t find a better setting for a perfect picnic. Meals: Breakfast Experience: A picnic in the meadows of Doodhpathri
Avantiswami Temple Ruins
A centuries old ruins symbolizing the history of Hindu culture in the region. There are guides who will show you around. There is not a lot to see, but without someone telling you what you are looking at, you will probably be at a loss to understand the significance of the place.