Location: Located in the milieu of Kishanganga region of Himalayas, Gurez Valley is one of the most wonderful places in Jammu and Kashmir.
Description: Being an area of high vigilance as the Line of Control passes through this region, Gurez Valley was opened to common public in the year 2007. Gurez valley has an exotic variety of Himalayan flora and fauna. Enjoy a thrilling ride to the valley and spot rare species like snow leopard and Himalayan Black Bear. Elevated at 8000 ft, you can admire panoramic vistas of snow clad mountain cliffs from this stunning valley. Best time to visit this valley begins from the month of June till the month of September. Taxis are easily available from Srinagar to reach this valley. For a refreshing break from busy schedules, Gurez valley is a great place to create lovely memories in this wonderful region in a short span of time. This weekend will be great to plan a trip to the enchanting valley of Gurez.
Activities: During your trip to Gurez Valley, you can also visit Dawar, a major attraction located near the valley of Gurez. If you want to spend time amidst snow clad surroundings, then this is the place to visit as Dawar remains covered with a white sheet of snow half of the year.