Kishtwar Himalaya, Indian Himalayan Regions

Brahma Peaks

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Kishtwar Himalaya is described as a small sub range of the Himalaya Mountains, in the states of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. The Kishtwar Himalayan range is of sharp rocks and ice peaks. However this particular range is not so

Kishtwar – The Changing Landscapes


Kishtwar - The land of Sapphire & Saffron ! Thanks to my friend Pradeep Parihar and  team of / Kishtwar Ek Jannat to bring this beautiful place on the Tourism Map of Jammu - Kashmir, We are working our ways to make Kishtwar to rise up on the potential levels

Trip to Sapphire Valley of India (Paddar Kishtwar)


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Machail Mata Trail Ride – Promo

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Kishtwar – The Changing Landscapes by Jatinder Dev

Chowgan - PLay Ground

Kishtwar - The land of Sapphire & Saffron ! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Thanks to my friend Pradeep Parihar & to bring this beautiful place on the Tourism Map of Jammu - Kashmir, We are working our ways to make Kishtwar to rise up on

MACHAIL MATA – Moto Trail Riding Expedition 2016 by Dr. Naveen Kotwal

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The historic, 30 kms long, Machail Mata trail, deep in the western Himalayas, is known for its picturesque settings and rugged terrain. A dicey precarious trail, it runs next to Bhout Nallah, all the way from the road head at Gulabgarh

Permit Fiasco Leads Two Teams to One Kishtwar Peak

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Ales Cesen and Luka Lindic cross the ridge from north summit of Hagshu to its main summit (6657m). The two Slovenians, along with veteran alpinist Marko Prezelj, made the first ascent of Hagshu's north face in late September of this year. In October, Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden climbed Hagshu's

To Kishtwar’s Amarnath – Published in Terrascape Magazine

Brahma Peaks

While three naturally formed ice lingams at a cave in Nanth Nala are revered as Shiva, Parvati and Ganesh, the water stream two kms ahead is one of nature’s mysteries – flowing only thrice a day and disappearing in between. When I visited Dachhan Valley in Kishtwar last year, I wanted


A PEAK BAGGER'S GUIDE TO THE EASTERN KISHTWAR SIMON RICHARDSON Only sharing this data as  information  on All rights reserved to : The Himalayan Club THE FIRST MOUNTAINEERS to visit the Eastern Kishtwar were probably two Austrians, who alter making the first ascent of Mulkila in Lahul in 1939, were interned in India

CHENAB – Chander Bhaga

The Chenab is the biggest river of this place. Chenab means water coming from China. Chenab name has been drawn from Persian language. River Chenab, Asikini of Vedic age or Chander Bhaga of Kishtwaris, takes its rise from opposite side of Bara lachha Pass at a height of 5100 meters

Adventure Tourism in Kishtwar

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Bonjwa, Saroor, Chatroo, Dachhan, Marwah, Warwan and Padder valleys of Kishtwar districts have immense adventure-potential. It is along these valleys that the Trans-Himalayan-Trekking Trails leading to sure and Zanskar valleys of Ladakh and Kargil one side, to the Kashmir Valley, Himachal

Tourist Circles in Kishtwar

Kishtwar district situated amidst snow-capped mountains, emerald valleys, fruit orchards, whispering deodar and pine forests with their rich flora and fauna, gurgling streams meandering through lush green meadows, sprinkled with colorful natural wild flowers, create a grandeur that is hard to match. The valleys of Chhatroo, Dachhan, Marwah, Paddar and Warwan

Kishtwar High Altitude National Park

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Kishtwar High Altitude National Park has been declared as National Park vide cabinet order no. 20 FST of 4/2/1981. One of the well-known National Parks in India - Kishtwar High Altitude National Park, Jammu and Kashmir was established in the year 1981, with the chief aim of protecting

Qilla in Kishtwar

Qilla Kishtwar

To the south west of Kishtwar town is a hillock where a fort and palace existed during the rule of the Raja’s of Kishtwar. There are said to be built by Raja Kahan Paul. About this place, the European writer G.T. Vigne writes:- ‘The house of the town. After the Sikhs

History Padder Valley

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The Padder Valley is also known as the Machael Valley to some, named after the first settler called Mahu but also the name of one of the largest upstream villages. When Mahu settled the valley and where he was originally from are unknown. What is known is

CHOWGAN- Crown Of Kishtwar

Chowgan - play ground of Kishtwar

Chowgan - Pride of Kishtwar किश्तवाड़ की जान कहूं या कहूं मैं उस की शान । हर उत्सव का केंद्र बना है, सब का यह चौगान   । जहाँ छोटे बालक खेलें खेल, बिना भेदभाव, बिना बेर । जहाँ मखमल जैसी हरी घास पर नंगे पैर करते सब सैर । जड़ी-बूटियां, सब्जगास, देवदार, चिनार वृक्ष आस-पास

Flora and Fauna Found in Kishtwar

Kishtwar is very mountainous and sparsely populated district. It is very rich in Forest products. The total area covered under forests is 2.44lac hectares. The richest forests of Deodar, Conifer, Oak, Chir and Pine are found on the high mountains and hills of Kishtwar. Birch is found on the highest