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A Quick Travel Guide

Best Time to Visit Gurez Valley:

Gurez Valley is open only for a few months i.e from March to November. In winters, it is cut off from the rest of the valley due to the heavy accumulation of snow at Razdhan Pass and the only possible way to reach Gurez is by Helicopter service. 

       So the best time to visit Gurez Valley is in summer. June, July, and August are perfect months to visit Gurez Valley. Due to the fewer hotels in the valley, it is usually preferred to book your stay prior to two months of your visit.

How to Reach Gurez Valley:

Sheikh ul-Alam International Airport in Srinagar offers regular flights that connect Kashmir to other major cities of India. It is the nearest and most preferred way to reach Gurez Valley by travelers. You can also travel by Road or Railway to reach Srinagar. From Srinagar, you have to travel by road to Gurez Valley. Which is near about 140kms from Srinagar. You have to take the Bandipora-Srinagar highway first to reach Bandipora District and then from Bandipora to Gurez. 

Weather and Temperature:

The weather in Gurez Valley is pleasant in the above said months, with a clear sky, hot sizzling sunlight, and occasional rains that add extra beauty to the valley. The temperature in the valley ranges from 20°C to 28°C. It is recommended to add a sweater or a light jacket to your backpack. 

Important Things To Carry:

Carry your valid identity proof like Adhaar Card, Driving License, and other ID proofs (*Foreigners or NRI's are not currently allowed to visit Gurez Valley). You will find a lot of military security on way to the Gurez Valley and several checking points, so you might need those identity proof in the times of need.



Ph. +916006282381


Gurez Valley, Bandipora, 
Jammu And Kashmir(UT),

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