Picture perfect Kishtwar
Sapphire & Saffron land: Located 250 km away from Jammu, Kishtwar, why it is not a regular tourist destination? The question arises for anyone who has seen even a bit of picturesque Kishtwar. Bhadarkot, 12 km from Kishtwar, where Chenab begins after the confluence of two rivers, is a wonderful place. Shrines of Shah Asrar-ud-Din and Shah Farid-ud-Din are a must visit in town as is the open chowgan. Â One can visit Sarthal Devi Mata Mandir, 30 km from Kishtwar, Machail Mata, Warwan with Kishtwar as base camp.
By rail: Udhampur, 200 km away is the nearest railway station.
By air: Satwari airport in Jammu, 255 km.