Hiking The Dachigam National Park

The 25th most popular hiking trail in India.

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Near Srinagar, the Dachigam National Park is known for hiking and trekking in the India state of Jammu And Kaskmir. It is a 141 square kilometer national park known for leopard and himalayan black bears.

The Dachigam National Park is located about 22km from Srinagar.

To reach the Dachigam National Park by air, use the airport in Shrinagar.

The Lower Dachigam section of the park can be reach by road from Shrinagar. The Upper Dachigam section can only be reach on foot.

Overall, Dachigam National Park is the 25th most popular hiking trail of all 42 hikes in India.


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:  May - Aug.

Luxury Loding:  Hotel Paradise; Lalit Grand Palace; Hotel Zahgeer Continental.

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

GPS:  33.87806, 76.66376

Date Published:  12/26/2015

Date Updated:  8/14/2016

ID:  21601


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