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Chandanwari

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Pahalgam, India
+91 88949 15059
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Best to visit Chandawari around December to March to see snow covered the mountains

I came to Pahalgam twice. First in the first week of December when there was less tourist and fresh... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AKA_Chollada
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Phuket, Thailand
Maaza aa gaya

Another place to enjoy with family and friends. Kids love this place and so do we. Nothing to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Raaj1976
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Singapore, Singapore
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“amarnath yatra” (159 reviews)
“starting point” (50 reviews)
“base camp” (34 reviews)
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Pahalgam, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came to Pahalgam twice. First in the first week of December when there was less tourist and fresh snow. Again the last week of March it was still covered with snow with a little of sunshine.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another place to enjoy with family and friends. Kids love this place and so do we. Nothing to complain about.

Thank Raaj1976
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful place in Phalgam. A greenery on the top of the hills. Once you reach there you would feel like you are in the fountain of youth. Such refreshing view of the snow peak mountains in the far with...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Chandanwari on 24 June. This is point from where pilgrims travelling to the Holy Cave start to move on foot. No vehicles can go beyond this point. In site of the many initiatives, the place however needs expansion and cleaning up. Its is congested,...More

1  Thank Kuldip S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is almost like a cantonment area with army and shops lined up. This place serves as last motorable road before Amaranth Yatra. Don't go if you are not headed for Yatra as there's nothing to do here. Drivers will promise snow which is very...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were very disappointed at the base of chandanwari on our trip this summer.The place is very dirty ..commercial and we didn't even venture up .Snow is dirty and brownish....locals keep pestering you to take a guide ...we just had tea at a stall and...More

Thank tejaln11
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The weather was bad. It started raining when we reached Chandanwari. But we still wanted to feel a little amount of snow there. But to our disappointment, the snow was very dirty with foot marks, littering that we changed our mind and returned fro there...More

Thank sanjay a
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the must see place in Pahalgam. Nature at its best. Really great views. Amarnath yatra start from here.

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Reviewed 15 June 2018

This is the gateway of Amarnath yatra. Yatra start from this place. Other time this place is full of snow. You can enjoy the snow fall in the month of March.

Thank advance1984
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Went this month at this place with family... The place is a complete waste of time n money... The place is fully commercialised... U will encounter people with different animals like sheep,rabbit etc they will tell u to click snaps with them n charge money......More

Thank sam_4284
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bdrai02
25 May 2018|
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Response from THAKURTOURS | Reviewed this property |
You can stay at any of the bhandaras, most of them offer free stay and food. But they are usually overfilled, so might not be able get that. You can hire a tent by local kashmiris
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NoshinMustafa
23 May 2018|
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Response from meetamadhlani30 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. they have full day package only. for Pahalgam site visits. so they cover everything in 1 day. All the vellys are nearby so. u can visit all in 1 day. Enjoy your trip.
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prince g
17 May 2018|
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Response from Veda Y | Reviewed this property |
Roads are good with no congestion but it is advisable to hire a taxi because if you want to hire in the mid-way then you won't be able to get one. You have not mentioned the month of travel because when we visited in the... More
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