Kargil - The City of Historic Marvel

Kargil is a beautiful and the second-largest city in Ladakh after Leh. Known for its rich political, historical, and cultural importance, Kargil is often in the news. Sited almost 2676 meters above sea level and on the banks of the Indus river, the location of Kargil results in its extreme climate conditions. Known for the legendary Kargil War in 1999, Kargil has gained popularity and grown as a tourist destination in the past two decades. Today, the beautiful city of Kargil serves as a famous tourist spot in Ladakh. Located...

Places To Visit In Kargil – The City of Historic Marvel

Important Communications In Kargil – The City of Historic Marvel

Kargil can be approached through the link road, from Jammu and Kashmir. While the destination is away from the hustle bustle of the cities, one can reach Kargil by private car and bus. There is no railway station at Kargil, but one can travel via the nearest railway stations easily.

There is no railway station in Kargil. However, there are a few rail stations near the destination which can be availed.

  • Jammu Railway Station

Bus is one of the most popular public transports in Jammu and Kashmir. From Kargil, you can avail bus services to most parts of the state. Apart from State Govt run buses, there are a number of private bus operators who offer bus transportation in luxury buses.

  • Mini Bus Stand
  • Iqbal Bridge

Hotels and Restaurants

Kishtwar is well connected to other parts of Jammu and Kashmir by road. While the Jammu & Kashmir State Road Transportation (JKSRTC) runs buses that connects this dreamy town to the rest of the state, there are private buses, luxury buses and private transportation available too!