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Address: Pahalgam, India
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Great place great beauty must go

Went in April 2016. Took package of 5 days from Delhi. Flight to Srinagar and then tour via bus. After actual pahalgam hill trip on pony you have to take local car/taxi to visit 3... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 October 2016
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Noida, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chandanwari is basically a base camp for Amarnath yatra that is heald every year. Visit it in winters, in summer this place has nothing to offer and it is very crowded.

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Gurgaon, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We were very disappointing to go to this place. We visited in June when there was hardly any snow, It was meted sleet which was very dirty. Overall the pace is crowded and filthy. On top of it the local people are hounding you for renting the boots and coats and fleecing you with a lot of money. They tell... More 

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Noida, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Went in April 2016. Took package of 5 days from Delhi. Flight to Srinagar and then tour via bus. After actual pahalgam hill trip on pony you have to take local car/taxi to visit 3 places and this is one of them. It is great place to enjoy. We went while it snowed previous night so it was all white... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Must visit place you u visiting kashmir.Its starting point for holy Amarnath yatra.You can bai saran with taking pony.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

if in pahalgam do visit chandanwari. the roads towards it is very scenic and do take the local drivers as the roads are very curvy. also tourism is one of their source of income. you will get to see glacier, though be ready with proper winter wear. there are few activities to do and small dhabas for food.

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Chandanwaeri is the base camp for the annual Amarnath yatra. You will see water flowing beneath the glacial rocks...

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Delhi, Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

I visited this place 2-3 times in summer from 2014-16 with different guest so i can say if you just want to have glimpse of Snow or Glacier, you can go there, you can see how River flows beneath Glacier and how one can experience walking on Glacier, where river is flowing below that ice. market is small and only... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

A religious place, starting point of AMARNATH yatra from Pahalgam side. Distance between Pahalgam to Chandanwari are 16 Kms.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

there is nothing to see here , one small mountain where all the tourist are desperate to climb. if you want to visit pls bargain on Sledge/Clothes/ and Shoes front I would re commend to just sit at base camp for few mins and go back

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Visit Chandanwadi if you are in Pahalgam due to its religious significance as Amarnath Yatra starts from here. The drive from Pahalgam to Chandanwadi is very scenic and you will enjoy the valleys, streams, rivers and melting ice into the river. It is always good to go with local drivers and local transport due to extreme sloppy roads. At Chandanwadi,... More 

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