Tourist Places in Pahalgam

Places to Visit in Pahalgam

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Pahalgam is mostly preferred by travellers from Delhi, Mumbai. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Pahalgam is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Pahalgam are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November. There are 16 tourist places in Pahalgam, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Pahalgam can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Pahalgam for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Pahalgam Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Pahalgam, browse through photos & pictures, explore Pahalgam using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Pahalgam, which are great places to visit, are Sinthon Top, Lidderwat, Tulian Lake, Mattan, Mamaleshwar Temple. Pahalgam can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Pahalgam Tourist Places



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Betaab Valley, Pahalgam
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Betaab Valley, situated just 7 km up on Pahalgam, has got its name from Sunny Deol’s movie, Betaab, which was shot extensively in this area. Surrounded by snow-covered mountain peaks and dense pine and deodar forests, this valley is the mouth of River Sheshnag. There is... Read More »
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Aru, Pahalgam
  • Type: Valley
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Aru, Pahalgam
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Aru is a resort village, located at a distance of 11 km from Pahalgam. Lying at an elevation of 2,408 m, this meadow leads to the famous trek via Lidderwat, extending to Kolahoi Glaciers (36 km) at an altitude of 3,400 m. Travellers visiting Pahalgam can reach this village by... Read More »
Baisaran, Pahalgam
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Baisaran, Pahalgam
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Baisaran, situated 5 km away from Pahalgam, is a lush meadow enveloped with dense vegetation. The meadow is dotted with thickly wooded forests of pine, and provides a view of the beautiful snow-clad mountains that surround it from all sides. Resembling European resorts, this... Read More »
Chandanwari, Pahalgam
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Chandanwari, Pahalgam
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Chandanwari, situated at a distance of 16 km from Pahalgam, lies at an elevation of 2,923 m. Famous for its snow bridge, this location serves as the starting point of the Amarnath Yatra that takes place every year, from July to August. With a fairly flat terrain linking... Read More »
Mattan, Pahalgam
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Mattan, Pahalgam
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Mattan, situated a few kilometres away from Anantnag, is an important Hindu pilgrimage centre in the state of Jammu & Kashmir. Lying on the Pahalgam road this centre attracts hordes of devotees from all across the country. It is one of those religious places in India where... Read More »
Lidderwat, Pahalgam
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Lidderwat, Pahalgam
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Lidderwat is a beautiful camping site amidst dense forests, located at an elevation of 3,408 m. Situated 22 km from Pahalgam, this village is starting point of the trek to the Sindh Valley. Tourists can easily travel to this village via taxi, or can even take a pony ride. Read More »
"Amazing on the River bank"Sep 26, 2014 "It was good, had fun!"May 28, 2014
Tulian Lake, Pahalgam
  • Type: Lake
Tulian Lake, Pahalgam
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Tulian Lake is located at an altitude of 3353 m, 11 km away from Baisaran and 16 km from Pahalgam. This snow-covered lake is surrounded by peaks that rise to a height of more than 300 m above its shores. Tulian Lake is set along a trek route via Baisaran, and thus can be... Read More »
Mamaleshwar Temple, Pahalgam
  • Type: Temple
Mamaleshwar Temple, Pahalgam
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Mamaleshwar Temple is one of the most ancient temples in Pahalgam, with its history dating back to the 12th century. Built by King Jayasimha on the right bank of River Lidder, this temple is devoted to Lord Shiva. The temple encompasses a pedestal and a Shiva Lingam, with a... Read More »
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Hajan, Pahalgam
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Hajan is an idyllic spot for picnic, located close to Pahalgam in the Baramulla district in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. Lying en route to Chandanwari, this town is a notified area committee that has served as a location for several movie scenes. Travellers visiting... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Aishmuqam, Pahalgam
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Aishmuqam is the shrine of a Sufi saint Baba Zaina-ud-din Wali, who was commonly known by the name ‘Zaino Shah Sahib’. This shrine is located on a hillock, which stands 86 km away from Srinagar en route to Pahalgam. The main sanctorum is placed inside a deep and... Read More »
Sun Temple, Pahalgam
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Sun Temple, Pahalgam
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Sun Temple, situated in Martand that is 64 km from Srinagar and just 7 km from Anantnag, belongs to the era of Pandavas. This sun temple was built by King Lalitaditya Muktapida (699 - 739 AD). However, some legends reveal that the foundation stone of this temple was laid in... Read More »
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Panchtarni, Pahalgam
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Panchtarni is located at a distance of 13 km from the Sheshnag Lake and about 40 km away from Pahalgam. The spot is named so, as it is situated at the confluence of five streams. Panchtarni is the last stoppage of the Amarnath Yatra as a narrow spiralling 6 km path ... Read More »
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Sheshnag Lake, Pahalgam
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Sheshnag Lake, Pahalgam
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Sheshnag Lake, lying at an elevation of 3,658 m above ground level, is situated 27 km away from Pahalgam. This greenish blue lake is covered with ice until June, after which it is used as an en route destination in Amarnath Yatra. It is the next stoppage from Chandanwari,... Read More »
  • Type: Glacier
Kolahoi Glacier, Pahalgam
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Kolahoi Glacier, the largest glacier in Kashmir, is spread over an area of 11 sq km at an elevation of 4700 m. Part of the mighty Kolahoi Peak, this glacier is also the source of the Lidder River, the main source of Kashmir's largest river, Jhelum.Kolahoi Glacier, other than... Read More »
  • Type: Lake
Tarsar Lake, Pahalgam
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Tarsar Lake is situated at an elevation of 3,962 m, at a distance of 34 km from Pahalgam. Travellers willing to visit the lake can travel via Lidderwat, and cross a bridge that is hanging at a height of 243 m above ground level. 24 km away from Tarsar Lake is Sikiwas, which... Read More »
  • Type: Sanctuary
Shikargah, Pahalgam
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Shikargah is a famous wildlife reserve located near the main market area of Pahalgam. Tourists often visit this site with family and friends for enjoying the scenery and indulging in picnics. Ponies are available from the market to reach the reserve; however, travellers can... Read More »

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