Are you looking for what to do in Kargil?
PLACES TO SEE
- Dras War Memorial : The Dras War Memorial (aka Vijaypath) is a war memorial built by the Indian Army in memory of the valiant soldiers who lost their lives during the Kargil War.
- Suru Valley : A beautiful and awe-inspiring destination in India, the Suru Valley stretches from the town of Kargil up to the Penzi La Glacier. Nestled in the foothills of the Himalayas, the Valley is situated at a height of 3000 meters above sea level. Trekkers, hikers and adventure seekers flock to the valley between the months of July to September.
- Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum : One of the places to visit in Kargil, the Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum was opened in the year 2004. It is a family-operated museum dedicated to preserving the life and legacy of a silk route trader- Munshi Aziz Bhat, a trader, visionary, patriot and a social entrepreneur.
- Mulbekh Monastery : Situated around 45 kilometres from Kargil, the Mulbekh Monastery is known for its two gompas (Buddhist fortifications of learning) and a 9 metre tall statue of Maitreya Buddha.
Below we have a list of things to do in Kargil and the places where you want to spend the best moments of your trip. At the same time, the city offers you the best neighborhoods to explore and new foods to try.
This list should help you in deciding and prioritizing what you should plan on your Kargil getaway. Find a mix of must-see tourist spots, underrated local hangouts, and maybe even a few new experiences you can try out.
Make the most of your trip to Kargil with confidence.