Kashmir… Lush Green Valley and Snow Bound Peaks

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Kashmir Situated at the confluence of the Jhelum & Neelum rivers. It is 180 kms from Islamabad and about 76 kms from Abbottabad. The present name of Muzaffarabad has been given to it after the name of Sultan Muzaffar Khan, a chief of Bomba Dynasty (1652). There are two forts, namely, Red & Black Fort, situated on the opposite sides of river Neelum. The Neelum river streams through the town, joins river Jhelum at Domel and plays a dominant role in the micro climate of Muzaffarabad. Places of interest in and around Muzaffarabad are: Pir Channasi, Shaheed Gali, Patika and Nelum Valley.

Neelum Valley About 240 kilometers long picturesque is situated to the North & North East of Muzaffarabad. Running parallel to the Kaghan Valley, it is separated from it by snow covered peaks, some over 5000 meters above sea level. Excellent scenic beauty, panoramic view, towering hills on both sides of the noisy Neelum river, lush green forests, enchanting streams, high altitude lakes and attractive surroundings make the valley a dream come true.

Places of interest in Neelum Valley are Kundal Shahi, Kutton, Salkhala, Athmaqam, Karen, Dowarian, Sharda & Kel.

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