Kashmir Valley

12th Sep 2019
Photo of Kashmir Valley by shubhankar thakur

Kashmir Valley, the largest Himalayan valley, is an elliptical saucer shaped landmark of Kashmir. Surrounded by the Karakoram and Pir Panjal ranges, Kashmir Valley has a mesmerising view in all the directions possible. This 140km long valley is the perfect spot for all trekkers and mountaineers alike!

How to reach: By road – You can take a bus from any of the major cities to Srinagar. It is well connected with cities like Delhi, Chandigarh etc.

By air – You can board a flight to Srinagar which is 18 kilometers from the valley 

By train – The nearest railway station is Jammu Tawi, taxies and buses ply from Jammu at a regular interval for the valley

Must Do: Paragliding over the Valley

Best time to visit: March to October

Where to stay: There are no hotels in the valley, so either you need to book your stay in Pahalgam or Srinagar

Photo of Kashmir Valley by shubhankar thakur