Holiday Trip in Kokernag

Explore the Nature with Kokernag Holiday Packages

Located in the heart of Bringhi valley, Kokernag is set amidst extensive gardens fragrant with the bloom of thousands of flowers. The Kokernag spring flows at seven places in the foot of the forested mountain. It is believed that the water of the spring is popular worldwide for its medicinal and digestive properties. This beautiful spring gushes out of the base of a thickly wooded hill, from where it separates into channels that bear an eerie resemblance to the claw-foot of a hen, thus this place is named Kokernag. The great Mughal historian, Abul Fazl, has recorded for posterity the benefits of the sweet water spring of Kokernag. This place is also known for its various tourist attractions such as Kokernag Botanical Garden, Papashudan Nad / Kokernag Waterfall, Kokernag Rose Garden, Achabal etc. Being a naturally blessed place, many visitors plan Kokernag vacation during their holidays. If you are planning a visit, then book a Kokernag holiday package on
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Best Sightseeing Places in Kokernag

Before going for Kokernag travel, you should be familiar with the places you must visit during the trip.

Amarnath Caves near Kokernag:
Located at a distance of just 55 KM from Kokernag, Amarnath caves shrine is a must visit place. It is amongst the significant pilgrim centres for the devotees of Lord Shiva and opens for the visitors for few days every year.
Kokernag Botanical Garden:
A beautifully landscaped garden, Kokernag Botanical Garden is a must visit attraction of this destination. This garden is beautified with rich flora and fauna having full of a lot of varieties of beautiful Alpine, Tropical plants, Rose and about 1000 ornamental plants as well as trees.
Kokernag Rose Garden:
It is a world known garden with having amazing varieties of roses. This Rose garden has its own charm and a must visit for nature lovers.
Papashudan Nad / Kokernag Waterfall:

One of the most beautiful and alluring sightseeing places, this waterfall is located on a high altitude. This waterfall is about 80 KM from Srinagar and offers panoramic views the valley. It is also believed that the water of this fall has medicinal value and cures indigestion.

Achabal, Kokernag:

Achabal (18 KM) is another significant tourist spot in Jammu and Kashmir and is famous for the charming Achabal Gardens, developed by the then Mughal Emperor. The place is also popular for its beautiful spring that gushes out from the Sosanwar Hill.

Best Time for Holidaying in Kokernag

The best time to visit Kokernag is between the months of 'March to November'. During this period the weather in Kokernag remains very pleasant and ideal for sightseeing and outdoor activities. During spring season, the environment becomes heavenly with flowers blooming in the gardens. So, make your Kokernag trip plan accordingly.

Must Buy Things from Kokernag

Being a major hill station, Kokernag doesn't offer much scope for any kind of special shopping. It is a beautiful place to explore the natural beauty. If shopping is what you're looking for, we'd suggest you to go for shopping in Srinagar as there are number of shops to buy interesting items there and just 85 KM from Kokernag. Some of the famous shopping areas are, Lal Chowk, Badshah Chowk and Polo View best places to buy great stuff.

Explore Options to Reach Kokernag

Before booking your Kokernag holiday packages, you must be aware of the ways to reach this city. To know more, read on:
By Air
The closest airport to this place is Srinagar Airport that connects it to various important cities such as Mumbai, Delhi and Jammu etc. From airport, you can hire taxi to reach here.
By Train
The nearest railway station is Anantnag Railway station, which is approx. 32 Km away from this place. The next closest railway station is located at Jammu (Jammu Tawi Railway station). It takes 6 hour drive to reach the town.
By Road
Kokernag is very well-linked to various major cities of Jammu and Kashmir. Kokernag is 10 KM from Anantnag, 76 KM from Srinagar, 54 KM from Pahalgam, 117 KM from Gulmarg and 247 KM from Jammu. So, choose any of the traveling modes and come for a memorable Kokernag tour.
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