Hiking The Kishtwar National Park

The 36th most popular hiking trail in India.

Near Plamer and Ikhala, the Kishtwar National Park is known for hiking and trekking in the India state of Jammu And Kashmir. It is a 400 square kilometer national park known for the Himalayan Jungle Crow. The park is known to be rugged and steep with narrow valleys. It is one of the few snow leopard conservation areas.

To reach the Kishtwar National Park by road, follow the road all the way up to Ikhala. There is bus service to Plamer just short of Ikhala.

To reach Kishtwar National Park by air or train, use the aiport or railway station in Jammu.

Overall, Kishtwar National Park is the 36th most popular hiking trail of all 42 hikes in India.

MORE INFORMATION

Local Contact(s):  India Ministry of Environment & Forests +91(0)11-24361669; India Ministry of Tourism +91(0)11-23711995.

Recommended Book:  "Rough Guide To India" from Rough Guide

Recommended Map:  "Waterproof India Map" from ITMB

Best Season:  Apr. - Oct.

Reference Source:  click here http://moef.nic.in/

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Date Updated:  8/8/2016

ID:  21592

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