Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir

Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir: Kishtwar is the district in Jammu region of Jammu & Kashmir state. This place is surely needs  to be explore by everyone to enjoy the amazing  scenic views .

 

Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir

Hello everyone, today I will share with you the top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in the state of Jammu & Kashmir.

Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir

Kishtawar is a prominent district in Jammu , though not so popular as a tourist destination but this place still needs to be explore because this place offers you an amazing views. This place is famous for  religious places , natural beauty and monuments which is enough for everyone to visit here and spend your quality time.

Best time to visit in Kishtwar

I know by the end of my blog you all must be curious to visit Kishtwar and you want to know the best time to visit here. So anytime between the month of September to March is the idle and possibly the best time to explore the natural beauty of Kishtwar.

Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir

Ways to reach Kishtwar:
 
Checkout some of the easiest ways to reach here
By Air: To reach here,  by air this place doesn’t have the facility of airport but still you can reach here by reaching to nearest airport which is Jammu Airport from where you will easily get a taxi service which will take you to reach at Kishtwar. The distance of Kishtwar from Jammu Airport is approximately 200 km which will complete in 4-5 hrs.
By Railways: To reach here by railways, this place also doesn’t have the facility of railway station but you can still reach out by reaching to nearest stations. The nearest railway stations are Jammu railway station and other one is Udhampur railway station from  you will easily get a taxi service which will take you to reach at Kishtwar. The distance of Kishtwar from Jammu is approximately 200 km and from Udhampur is 156 km.
By Road: To reach here by road, this place is well connected by rest of cities in India. If you go with my advice and if you have time then to reach at Kishtwar by road from Jammu is the best way you will enjoy the beautiful scenic view and also you can visit neatest places as well like  Chenani which is the gateway to famous temples like (Sudh mahadev, Gauri Kind, Mantalai) Patnitop, Batote. I am sure if you choose the road trip to reach at Kishtwar and when you cross Patnitop its weather and scenic beauty will force you to visit here and after staying at Patnitop after 20-25 km, Batote is located which is another famous destinations for its view and  the production of rajma or Kidney Beans.
Road trip from Jammu is the best way to reach at Kishtwar.”

Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir

Here are the top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir:

1.Fact about Kishtwar:

Kishtwar is popularly known as ‘The Land of Saffron (kesar). If  you visit this place then don’t forget to buy packets of Saffron as Kishtawar is the largest producer of Saffron not only this. Saffron has lot of its demand in international markets as well.

2.Religious places to visit in Kishtwar:
Machail Mata: One of the most famous religious place in Kishtawar is Machail Mata Mandir which is located near the Machel village in Kishtawar area. In fact every year in the month of July or August annual Machail yatra took place and lots of devotees visit here during this yatra to get the blessings from Machail mata.
Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir
Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir
Sarthal Devi Temple: This is the anoter famous temple in Kishtwar and is dedicated to Chamunda Mata.
Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir
Hudh Mata: Shri Hudh Mata Shrine is also the another famous Hindu shrine at Kishtwar which is located at a height of 8500 feet from sea level on the Northern side of District Headquarter in Kishtwar. You must visit this place because here you will witness the things you never think before about 2-3 Kms away from this shrine you will surprise to see the  Ganga mata in the form of Trisandhya waterfall flows thrice a day  in morning, noon and evening from file top of a mountain very near to the famous Brahma peak. Infact, you will surprise to know that there is no lake or even a pond on the top of the hill where from the water could spillout. The water comes out and stops naturally from the mountain. Also here you will see Brahmsarovar in the foot of Brahma peak where pilgrims take holy dip in sarovar before going to pray. Every year in the month of June- July Hudh mata yatra took place so next year when the yatra  starts I will definitely notify you all.
Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir
Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir
Bhrama Peak

 

Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir
Cave below the temple
3. Popular Cuisine of Kishtwar:
Kishtwar is known for serving some of famous dishes that makes you mouthwatering. Rajma rice are the most popular cuisine in kishtwar. There are some restaurants which serve Chinese and North Indian food too which tastes delicious.
4. Nearby places to visit in Kishtwar:
Nagseen: This place is a beautiful tourist site located towards the east of Kishtwar town. Nagseen is full with natural beauty that is well enough for you to visit here.
Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir
Sarthal: This place is about 20-25 km
from Kishtwar town, Sarthal is also one of the most popular places frequented by tourists. Sarthal devi temple is one of the popular place here.
Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir
Kishtwar National Park: This park is famous and must in to do list if you are visiting in Kishtwar. This park is surrounded by the Himalayas with amazing view of mountain, and the best time to visit it is from April to October. You will see animals here like the musk Deer, Leopard, black bear, etc., This place is treat to explore.
Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir
Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir
Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir

Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir

 In the end, I hope you like my blog and I am sure after reading this post you all will definitely plan to explore the beauty of Kishtwar.

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One thought on “Top 4 reasons to explore Kishtwar the beautiful destination in Jammu & Kashmir”

  1. Oh I really wanna visit the National Park! I can’t get enough of seeing animals in the wild, I haven’t done it nearly often enough:) Thanks for introducing me to this lovely destination!

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