Baramulla

Baramulla, Srinagar Overview

Baramullam is a place in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.It is located on the banks of the Jhelum river downstream from Srinagar. The beautiful valley of Kashmir was apparently once a lake known as Satisaras. Baramulla experiences cold, snowy winters and mild summers.

Baramulla is a small city in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. The weather here is perfect and since not many tourists know about this place, it remains quiet as well. Baramulla doesn't have a lot to do but is a good spot for quick stop overs on the way to Gulmarg.However, its breathtaking natural beauty has been a constant source of inspiration for a number of religious priests and eminent scholars.

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Things to know about Baramulla

It is a small city in Jammu and Kashmir with very less facilities available. But the natural beauty of Baramulla is what has been attracting people to this place lately. The beautiful landscape of Gulmarg can be reached easily from here.

Attractions and Activities at Baramulla

The authorities of Baramulla have identified Shilpathri Mandir as pilgrimage cum heritage tourist destination along with the restoration purposes of Hazrat Janbaz Wali shrine, Ziyarat Nabi Sahib among many others.

History of Baramulla

Baramulla City has been founded by Raja Bhimsina in 2306 B.C. It is of the ancient towns and has acted as lifeline and gateway to the Kasmir Valley in pre-partioned India. In ancient times Kashmir was a lake and nind resh became a Boar and drained it by making a breach with a molar near sheeri, Baramulla also known as danakhan moud because he was in love with a fairy and that fairy told him to drain out all the water from the valley then and only she will marry him.

Best time to visit

March-October

How to Reach Baramulla

The cheapest way toŽ_reach Baramulla from JammuŽ_takes you 8hours 34minutes, which is to take State Transport Bus fromŽ_JammuŽ_toŽ_Baramulla.

Tips

Make sure that you find out about the political condition in Kashmir before going there.