Tosa Maidan

The Tosa Maidan is a meadow located in the Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir's Khag tehsil surrounded by the towering Himalayas, it enthralls tourists with its natural beauty and old world charm. “Tosa Maiden” translates to “the king-size meadow”. In addition to being a well-known pasture, Tosa Maidan is also well-known for its rich history. Tosa Maidan is rumored to be one of the pastures that shepherds from neighboring countries used to visit in the past. This was the route the Mughals used to travel to Poonch. It is said that they built the seven-story Dam-Dam building here. The pass leading to Tosa Maidan is called Basmai Gali, and it is 13,000 feet high. On its right side is another pass called Poonch Gali, which leads to the Poonch valley. One interesting fact about Tosa Maiden is that, thanks to its serene surroundings and stunning views, it is said to have served as an inspiration to poets and artists for centuries. The valley also offers visitors a taste of real Kashmiri culture with its colorful festivals and regional cuisine. Whether you're looking for peace in the middle of the wilderness or are itching to get your hands dirty in the past, Tosa Maiden guarantees a unique experience that embodies Kashmir's allure.

  • Best Time to Visit: May to September
  • Ideal Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • Distance From Airport: The nearest airport is in Srinagar which is 52 kms away.
  • Distance From Railway Station: The nearest railway station is in Budgam which is 46 kms away.
  • Distance From Road: The distance between Srinagar and Yusmarg is 59 kms.
  • Travel Tips: Trekking, camping and zorbing
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