Hari Parbat

About Hari Parbat:

Hari Parbat also called Koh-i-Maran is a hill overlooking Srinagar, the largest city and summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, India. It is the site of a fort, built in the Durrani era, and of a Hindu temple, mosques, and gurdwara. Hari Parbat is a magnificent mountain overlooking Srinagar city. Built in the 18th century and now occupied by the Indian Army, it was developed by an Afghan Governor named Atta Mohammed Khan.

One of the major attractions of Hari Parbat is the majestic Hari Parbat fort, which was constructed back in the nineteenth century under the Durrani Empire.At the present time, this place is a popular tourist destination attracting mainly spiritual seekers, history fanatics, and peace lovers all through the year. Hari Parbat shelters Sharika Devi Temple that worships Goddess Jagdamba. In addition to this Hindu temple, the mountain also houses a gurdwara and a mosque, showcasing secularism in this region.

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This place covered with mountains and lake. Its good. Many things to enjoy here. The best was the view which it gave in the evvening time.
Best Time to Visit: March, Spring, April, Summer, October, November, Autumn
Location: srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, India

How to Reach There:

Airport: Sheikh Ul Alam International Airport Srinagar

The nearest airport is Sheikh Ul Alam International Airport Srinagar. The transportation from Patnitop to the Hari Parbat can be via an private vehicle. The total distance from the airport is 16km approximately

Railway Station: Srinagar railway station

The nearest Railway Station is Srinagar railway station. We need to take an private vehicle and the distance between Srinagar railway station to Hari Parbat is 17.4km

Bus Stand: Srinagar Bus Stand

The nearest Bus Stand is Srinagar Bus Stand. We need to take an private vehicle and the distance between Srinagar Bus Stand to Hari Parbat is 7.7 km

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