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Must visit when in Kashmir (No permits required)

Gurez valley is as scenic as a place can get. The road from Dawar to Barnoi is the best thing my... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
vikram s
An excellent place with excellent people

Visiting Gurez valley is indeed a great experience !!! We started from Srinagar Airport with our... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pampa S
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Wanpora , Gurez Retreat / Pathan's cottage, 193503, India
+91 94190 03183
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Gurez valley is as scenic as a place can get. The road from Dawar to Barnoi is the best thing my eyes have ever seen. Dawar is the district capital and has enough options for meals and stay (at least for the small number of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting Gurez valley is indeed a great experience !!! We started from Srinagar Airport with our Driver Sabbir at 12 o'clock. As we proceeded, Kashmir unfolded its beauty. We were stunned. It was a bit crowdy and hot in Bandipore. But, really it was worth...More

2  Thank Pampa S
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Visiting Gurez leaves you with all possible emotions and surreal feeling months after you've visited. We visited in June 2018. Getting there: Take a Cab from Srinagar, the route crosses Bandipora en route Gurez. Roads are not great, but the landscapes and views take your...More

4  Thank BombayNomad
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

All the tourists are welcome to this beautiful valley. For stay options / accommodation near kishenganga river in Gurez valley contact me on my watsapp number 9419003183. Zahid.

1  Thank ZahidSamoon
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The most beautiful place in India would not be an incorrect statement! Out of the world experience spending some time in this amazing place. Starting with Razdan the journey is exhilarating and as you near Kanzalwan the Valley starts revealing the hidden gems. As you...More

2  Thank kvjoe
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Gurez was a delightful experince and one of my finest travel memories from Kashmir. The village is about 9-10 hours drive from Srinagar and exposes one to beautiful landscapes. While it is definitely an amazing travel destination, there is lack of food and stay options...More

7  Thank Kanika G
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I have stayed for almost three years in Gurez. If any of you has watched Avatar, you will be mesmerized b similar experience in Gurez. So peaceful , tranquil and serene. Can you imagine a life, cut off from outside world for 7-8 months, with...More

10  Thank absgobs
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

This was my 4th trip to Dawer, the capital of Gurez. Traveled to Tulail also. The people are very polite and lovely. The road Bandipora to Gurez is difficult otherwise it is a levels place.

8  Thank Sam_Fra_Global
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Wow is the word when u reach such an amazing place....its pure nature....the journey from srinagar is quite bumpy but the view in route makes for it....razdhan pass is another amazing place....but the beauty of gurez will take ur breath away...but always better to go...More

4  Thank punita41
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Leaving the slow, mostly bumpy journey, the place is truly heaven. The journey itself is awesome except for the towns after Wular lake - bandipora. Mansbal and Wular are enroute so if you are booking for travel, ask the travel agent to include in your...More

7  Thank manish g
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24 July 2018|
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Response from CK R |
No problems at all. Except that we are travelling very close to the line of control we must expect greater vigilance and scrutiny by the Army. For some reason, the most acceptable identity at the Army check posts is the... More
3 July 2018|
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Response from Kanika G | Reviewed this property |
Hi.. you dont need permits for Gurez. You can take a shared cab from srinagar to bandipora and then from bandipora to gurez. Check out my blog on lifeoutside2by2 about travelling in gurez. It will answer a lot of ur... More