Pahalgam is a beautiful tourist town in Kashmir located at an altitude of 2200 meters above sea level. It is the starting point of the famous pilgrimage journey – Amarnath Yathra. It is a stunning sight to see the river zig-zagging between the mountain ranges. The silvery line of the river, green shade of the thick vegetation and the clear blue sky, create a serene atmosphere. The Kolhoi hanging glacier is another awe-inspiring sight in the region. People love to visit the Betaab valley where the Bollywood movie Betaab was shot. The panoramic beauty of Sheikhpora valley is exceptional. This makes it a famous picnic spot among the tourists. Hence if you are planning a trip to Kashmir, remember to set some time aside to visit Pahalgam. You will not regret it for sure.