KISHTWAR NATIONAL PARK, PAHALGAM

World India Jammu and Kashmir Pahalgam Kishtwar National Park
3.0 ( 1 )
Rate this destination

Located about 250 KMs from Jammu, spread over an area of 400 sq. kms and perched at an altitude ranging from 1700 m to 4800 mts, Kishtwar National Park is located in the Kishtwar District of Jammu and Kashmir.

The park contains 15 mammal species including the hangul, markhor, musk deer and Himalayan black and brown bear, leopard. One of the main features of the park is the Hangul - a Kashmiri Stag which migrates to this region during winters.

There are over 50 species of birds found in the park including Himalayan Snowcock, Himalayan jungle crow, griffon vulture, bearded vulture, golden oriole, paradise flycatcher, white cheeked bulbul, Indian Mynah.

The terrain of the region under the Kishtwar National Park is rugged and rocky and a fine blend of wildlife and amazing mountain ranges.

Thanks to the Himalayas, the Kishtwar National Park is not much affected by monsoons. Beside wildlife and bird watching, one can also go for trekking and various other jungle activities in this park. September to March happens to be the best season for bird watching and March to May for other activities.

THINGS TO KNOW

Category
Trekking, Wildlife, Adventure
Languages
Kashmiri, Dogri, Pashto, Hindi & English
Altitude
4546m
Best time to visit
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Nearby railway stations
Nearby Airports
India Jammu and Kashmir Kishtwar National Park

TRAVEL TIPS (0) Recent

Write a travel tip
POST
Be the first to give a tip or leave a comment
Get Routes
travel guide
places to see
Between 0 to 100 kms
All Categories
Adventure
Hills
Jungle
Beaches
Art & History
Religious
Sort by

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

places to see
From  ₹ 4500 3 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 3990 3 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 1950 2 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 5950 5 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 4580 3 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 2990 3 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 2940 3 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 4190 2 Days