Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve is situated 48 kms from Srinagar. It is famous for retaining several rare and endangered species. The main attraction is Musk deer. The area houses a good population of pheasants and upland birds.
Birds commonly seen:
Griffon Vulture, Monal, Snow Cock, Koklas pheasant, Blue Rock Pigeon, Kashmir Roller, European Hoopoe, Jungle Crow etc.
These are just to name a few…
Srinagar (57 kms)
Nearest railway station:
Jammu (342 kms)
Nearest bus station:
Regular buses are available from Srinagar (48 kms).
10 am to 5 pm (All 7 days of week)
Best time to visit:
For Birding- March to May
For Mammals- September to March
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