Maharani Temple

Nestled in the calm hills of Gulmarg, Maharani Temple is a lovely place steeped in history and faith. Surrounded by lush greenery, this small temple is a favorite spot for those seeking peace and nature's beauty. Its design, with detailed carvings and bright colors, shows the area's rich culture. The temple itself, though modest in size, boasts intricately carved facades adorned with colorful motifs that reflect the rich cultural heritage of the region. Each detail tells a story, from the graceful curves of the architecture to the vibrant hues that dance in the sunlight. People say Maharani Temple was made by the old queen of Gulmarg, Maharani Mohini Bai Sisodia, in the early 1900s to honor Lord Shiva. Many visitors come here for quiet moments, praying amidst the stunning views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. Walking around, you can't help but feel the deep history and spirituality of this special place, as whispers of legends and tales of devotion echo through its sacred precincts.

  • Best Time to Visit: April to November
  • Ideal Duration: 1 to 2 hours
  • Distance From Airport: The nearest airport is in Srinagar which is 54 kms away.
  • Distance From Railway Station: The nearest railway station is in Mazhom which is 30 kms away.
  • Distance From Road: Distance between Srinagar and Maharani temple is 47 kms away.
  • Travel Tips: Prayer and meditation, exploring architecture and learning history,
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