Which are the popular festivals and events hosted in Pahalgam?
Posted on Dec 12, 2013 by sushma.yadav
Althought one can visit Pahalgam anytime during the year but still the festive sprit of the city awakens during the winters. The best time to visit this city is during the winters when there is snow and you will enjoy spending some good moments here.
The Winter Snow Festival is an appropriate occasion to enjoy the beautiful surrounding of Pahalgam.There is a lot many number of local events also which are organized during the winter festival. This is organized by the government and the Indian Army in Jammu and Kashmir.
You could enjoy skiing, snow-sledging and horse-racing while visiting this beautiful place. With lots of yummy food available too, this is certainly a good time to enjoy the place. The dates of the winter festival is not fixed and change every year, generally it is held in the month of February. You could enjoy picking up the local handicrafts too. You may wish to check the dates of the winter festival with the tourism office in Pahalgam. Do remember to carry enough of woolens, as it might be very cold there.
If you want to go skiing then all equipments are available on rent. You will certainly have a lovely time visiting Pahalgam and don’t forget to carry your camera to click some of the memorable moments while visiting this city.