Nakwaer Pal

Nakwaer Pal, also known as Nocturnal Rock, is situated in the beautiful surroundings of Budgam, is a captivating destination that entices visitors with its rich historical tapestry and peaceful ambiance. This ancient palace, steeped in history, provides a window into Kashmir's glorious past. It is the highest peak in this range, standing 4,267 meters (14,000 feet) high. It is believed that when the Kashmir Valley was a lake called Sati Sar, boats were tied to this rock. It has an iron hook embedded within it. One of the most intriguing aspects of Nakwaer Pal is its strategic location. Perched atop a hill, it provides panoramic views of the surrounding countryside, making it a popular destination for nature lovers and history buffs alike. From here, you can see the rolling hills and lush valleys that characterize Budgam's beauty. As you walk through Nakwaer Pal, take a moment to appreciate the past and Kashmir's timeless beauty. With its rich history, stunning architecture, and breathtaking vistas, this hidden gem provides a glimpse into the soul of the region, leaving an indelible impression on all who visit.

  • Best Time to Visit: October to April
  • Ideal Duration: 1 to 2 hours
  • Distance From Airport: The nearest airport is in Srinagar which is 96 kms away.
  • Distance From Railway Station: The nearest railway is in Budgam 90 kms away.
  • Distance From Road: The distance between Srinagar and Nakwaer Pal is 89 kms.
  • Travel Tips: Guided tours, nature walks, picnicking and relaxation.
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