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Set at an altitude of 2743 m, Baltal suffices as a halt destination just about perfectly for all the religious Amarnath Cave pilgrims. At a distance of 14 kms from Amarnath, this place serves as the base camp for devotees with adequate arrangements of pitch tents to spend the night.

Apart from this, Baltal is also renowned for its absolutely picturesque environment. It is in close proximity to renowned towns like Srinagar, Pahalgam and Sonamarg.

Top attractions of Baltal

Amarnath Yatra

There is no doubt that the Amarnath Temple is actually quite a popular destination especially for the Hindu devotees. It can be seen that on an annual basis literally millions of people participate in this yatra to specifically take the blessings of Shri Amarnathji. Read More..

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Amarnath Cave

There is no doubt that the Amarnath Cave is one most prominent places to visit from Baltal. The Amarnath cave is located at a distance of around 14 km. It won’t be wrong to say that the Amarnath cave is one of the most amazing places to explore and discover in its subtle nuances. 


Sonamarg is a location which is located quite close to Baltal. This destination is surrounded with lush snow specifically during the winter season. Moreover, here you will be finding lakes, mountains and a lot of panoramic views. Read More..

Things to do in Baltal

Visit Pahalgam

Pahalgam is located on the banks of the river Lidder. This is quite a gorgeous town and is particularly known for its beautiful surroundings like its natural beauty, towering mountains etc. 

Visit Srinagar

It is a must that you don’t miss out on the capital of the state while experiencing Baltal’s beauty. This city is specifically known for its houseboats and cannot be given a miss at all at any cost. 

Best time to visit Baltal

The months from May to September is the best time to visit Baltal. 

How to reach Baltal? 

By Air - Baltal doesn’t have its own airport. The nearest airport is Srinagar airport. From there you would need to get a cab or some other means of transportation. 

By Road - There are regular buses which you can take to reach your destination. 

By Train - Baltal doesn’t have its own railway station. You can get a train to Srinagar and from there you would need to get a ca or some other means of transportation to reach your destination. 

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