- Address: Awantipora 192122, Srinagar, India
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
- Tags: Religious Site, Off Beaten Path, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Archaeological Site
Awantipora or Awantipura is a lovely excursion to undertake while in Srinagar. Around 30 kilometers from the city the place is a historic and scenic getaway. The ancient ruins make for a wonderful, historic, intriguing and surprising attraction not far from the city.
The ruins were once lovely Hindu temples that had been built by King Awanti Verman and emperor Lalitaditya. The ancient place is surely not to be missed if you have some time in Srinagar but worth the trip no matter what. The stone buildings or what is left of them tell a very interesting story.
If you are the off the beaten track kind of a tourist, the secluded beauty of the site will certainly intrigue you. A stunning hidden unexplored place awaits you.
- There are quite a few interesting sights to see on the way here as well.
- Phone numbers are not available for most places in Kashmir. You can call the Jammu and Kashmir tourism hotline for any information.Number: 1-800-103-1060.
- Entry is free.
- Tral Bus Stop
- Hilal Family Restaurant
- Food Palace
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95% of people who visit Srinagar include Awantipora in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
26.32% of people start their Awantipora visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Awantipora
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Awantipora