Amarnath Temple

About Amarnath Temple:

The temple is reported to be about 5,000 years old and people say it is even mentioned in ancient Hindu texts. The cave was discovered by a shepherd named Buta Malik, who was a Muslim, in 1850. And the  Amarnath Yatra is a difficult journey, despite the facilities and security provided by the J&K government. For the 56-day long annual pilgrimage to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath Ji, the registration process will begin on April 1st.

The best time for visiting Amarnath is between May and September. It was a very great experience going amarnath but the roads are too small also the temperature is quite low with 0% oxygen medical fitness is compulsory. People below 13 and above 75 not allowed for Amarnath Yatra.

Amarnath is one of the most famous pilgrimage destinations of India and is organized every year by the government of Jammu and Kashmir. The shrine has an important part to play in Hindu culture and is considered to be one of the holiest shrines

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It is one of the famous temple of Shiva and the cave is surrounded by snowy mountains.
Best Time to Visit: June, Summer, July, August, September, Monsoon
Location: srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, India

How to Reach There:

Airport: Srinagar International Airport

The nearest airport is Srinagar International Airport. The transportation from Srinagar to the Amarnath Temple can be via an private vehicle. The total distance from the airport is 11.5km approximately.

Railway Station: Srinagar Railway Station

The nearest Railway is Station Srinagar Railway Station. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Srinagar Railway Station to Amarnath Temple is 12.3km

Bus Stand: Srinagar Railway Station Bus Stop

The nearest Srinagar Railway Station Bus Stop. We need to take an private vehicle and the distance between Srinagar to Amarnath Temple is 12.2km

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