Yusmarg is around 47 km away from Srinagar and is located in Badgam district of Jammu and Kashmir. All nature lovers can enjoy the scenic beauty from this amazing place. This is a perfect place for a picnic, here you can get the peace of mind which will make you stay here for few days. The valley consist grassy meadows which stretches to acres of land, green dense forests which are full of pine trees, with background of marvellous snow capped mountains which amazes and leaves you speechless. Especially, the lovers of long walks will love this place more. It also consists the best spring flowers which make the visitors cheer. Adventure lovers also like travelling to this town as they can get on trek in this place. It also has a small lake which is famous among the visitors.

Tourist Attractions

Yusmarg is one of the most astonishing destinations where you can be amazed with the natural beauty. There are various places in Yusmarg and near it:-

  • Various peaks are situated near Yusmarg like Tata Kutti.
  • Mahadiv Mountain and sunset peak are the famous points of interest here.
  • Nilnag is another town for tourist which is 4 kms away from the valley.
  • Frozen lake is the other tourist destination which is situated in the Sang-E-Safed Valley which is 10 kms from the town.
  • Tosmaiden is not only popular as a meadow but also for its historical backdrop. It is bounded by dense green forest. You must visit this nearest place if you love nature and it gives peace of mind to the visitors.

Where You Can Stay

Most of the tourist destinations are crowded but Yusmarg is not so crowded place. So, there are not many hotels in this place, the trekkers are advised to carry tents and food items with them for a comfortable and adventurous stay.

Best Time to Visit

Yusmarg is a beautiful town, visitors can enjoy a trip to this place at any time. However, the best time to visit this valley is around the months of December and January as the region receives snowfall during these months.

How to Reach Yusmarg

It is not tough to reach Yusmarg, various options are available through which you can reach their easily.

By Rail

Train can be taken from the railway stations of all major cities like Delhi, Amritsar and others for Srinagar.

By Road

Taxis can be hired from Srinagar for the trip to Yusmarg. It is around 47 kms from Srinagar, you can also take a bus from Srinagar for this valley. You can also take buses from the main cities like Delhi, Kashmir and Amritsar to Srinagar and can go to Yusmarg from there.

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