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Beginning Of An Eternal Journey

The place has a few small shops but it also has a magnificent view of the river and the mountains... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Loved this Place..

Loved chandanwari at it enouraged me to plan for Amarnath Yatra. There is a very good setup at the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Pahalgam, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place has a few small shops but it also has a magnificent view of the river and the mountains all around it. Sitting on those boulders and watching the dancing river flow, wetting one's feet while crossing from one boulder to another, taking a...More

Thank DilrajCalcutta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved chandanwari at it enouraged me to plan for Amarnath Yatra. There is a very good setup at the basecamp for the Yatra and part of it is permanent structure and part make shift. The river flowing by is beautiful and very good. We walk...More

Thank nilesh_pp
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Chandanwari is famous in pilgrims. We visited this place in off season. It was serene and delightful. Tourists can trek towards Amarnath Cave. We liked chandanwari more than Betaab valley and Aru valley in Pahalgam.

Thank singh_jagtar
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

When we went there it was near to evening. So could not explore that much. After visiting betab valley one can spend some idle time here just by sitting beside the river. It was beautiful there. Many renovation of stairs is going on right now...More

Thank Iffat A
Reviewed 9 October 2017

It was an amazing experience to see the ice still remaining from Feb when we went in August! The river Sheshnag cutting through and flowing through the ice was truly beautiful! The starting point to the Amarnath yatra by steps was here.

Thank Nandini S
Reviewed 24 September 2017

was only here because of the package deal. Spent about 20 mins here in total to take pictures. Stupidly touched an itching plant which can be found at the top of the stairs near the rocks. Felt like a thousand splinters entered my skin. Felt...More

1  Thank trituty
Reviewed 19 September 2017

If u are at Pahalgam, please visit this place, as the only main reason, its a beginning point for a holy Amarnath yatra. If you have been to Gulmarg before visiting this place, you wouldn't find anything attractive about this location. The route is about...More

Thank anmwanderlust
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The place is beautiful and if you have got time you can enjoy the trekking in snow, woolen clothes and shoes are available on rent and you can also avail guide services if you wish to have. The road to chandanwadi is beautiful and exotic...More

Thank shettymanohar
Reviewed 17 August 2017

If one is visiting after Gulmarg at a time when snow is still around, one can avoid it. In general a good scenic place.

Thank MaheshKabra
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Famous for its Snow Bridge,this location serves as the starting point of the Amarnath Yatra that takes place every year from July to August.This place can easily reached by car or a motorcycle.

1  Thank vkranjan97
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Sanghamitra B
31 May 2017|
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Response from sattavar | Reviewed this property |
you can start. you have to hire the local vehicles​ controlled by the union for going to chandanwari. we did see many outstation vehicles self driven as well. There are plenty of vehicles for hire are available.
16 April 2016|
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Response from Girish_Motgi | Reviewed this property |
Amarnath Yatra is Organized by Central (might be state sponsored as well) Government in the month of August (+/- 5 days). One has to Pre- Register for the Yatra for the same without which you will not be permitted for the... More
21 December 2015|
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Response from Sarbarig | Reviewed this property |
hi, we did chandanwari and betaab valley in a cab and it was 1100 to 1300 as has been written by swetamodi. we did this in october 2015. however, when you are going in july, there will probably be rush for amarnath temple... More