About Neelum Valley

Neelum Valley (also spelled Neelam Valley) (Urdu: وادیِ نیلم ‎‎) is a 144 km long bow-shaped thick forested region in Azad Kashmir in Pakistan Administered Kashmir. It is named after the Neelum river, which flows through the length of the valley.

Accessibility

The valley is connected from Muzaffarabad by Neelam road, which leads up to Kel. The road condition from Muzaffarabad to Athmuqam is very good and suitable for any kind of transport. From Keran to Kel road condition is not well and not suitable for low floor vehicles. In winters road onward Keran is blocked due to heavy snowfall and it is very difficult to reach upper parts of the valley.Vans service is only available from Muzaffarabad to Athmuqam after every 30 minutes. Buses run daily between Muzaffarabad and Kel in good weather. Jeeps and horses are available to reach remote areas of the valley.

Kel, Neelum valley

Kundal Shahi: The village is located 74 kilometers (46 mi) from Muzaffarabad on the bank of Neelam River.

Jura: The most popular and most populated area in district neelum is jura, which is famous for its Bazar and its beautiful places and highest mountains. There are many colleges, private and government schools, hospitals and other facilities. In the village the Awan Family is mostly available.

Athmuqam: The chief town of valley located about 84 kilometres from Muzaffarabad. It is the headquarters of Neelum District. All the basic necessities of life are available there. Hotels, rest houses, market, post office, banks, hospitals, and telephone exchanges are also present.

Neelum valley

Kutton: Also known as Jagran Valley, is a village and tourist resort located 82 kilometers (51 mi) from Muzaffarabad and 8 kilometers (5.0 mi) from Kundal Shahi on the bank of Jagran steam. Rest houses of AJK Tourism Departmentand WAPDA are located here. Some private rest houses and hotels are also available here for tourists stay.

Keran: 11 kilometers (6.8 mi) ahead from Athmuqam Keran resort is located on the bank of Neelam river at the altitude of 1,524 meters (5,000 ft)

Dowarian: It located 106 kilometers (66 mi) from Muzaffarabad and 22 kilometers (14 mi) from Athmuqam on the bank of Neelam River at the altitude of 1,615 meters (5,299 ft). A rest house of AJK Tourism Department located here for tourists stay. It is the base camp to Ratti Gali Lake.

Taobat village, Neelum valley

Dudhnial It is a very famous and beautiful town of Neelum Valley. There is a government college, Girls high school and Hospital and other government offices. There are many shops and restaurants. Private rest houses facility is also available there.

Sharda: One of the beautiful spots of the Neelum valley located on the banks of the Neelum river at an altitude of 1,981 meters (6,499 ft), about 136 kilometers (85 mi) from Muzaffarabad.

Tehjian: Tehjian is most beautiful Village of Neelum Valley. Total Population of Tehjian is nearly 5000, There is 40 years old Middle School, but for highly populated village there is no Post Office or Basic Health Unit. Few private hotels and a tourist hostel of AJK Tourism Department located there for tourists stay.

Kel: The most beautiful village of the valley located 19 kilometers (12 mi) ahead from Sharda at the altitude of 6,879 feet (2,097 m). Few private hotels and a rest house of AJK Tourism Department located there for tourists stay. It also has bank, college, hospital and market.

Arang Kel: A village and tourist spot located on the hill top near Kel at the altitude of 8,379 feet (2,554 m) feet. It is accessible by a 2 kilometers (1.2 mi) trek from Kel.

Taobat: The last station of the valley. It is 200 kilometers (120 mi) from Muzaffarabad and 39 kilometers (24 mi) away from Kel. A tourist hotel of AJK Tourism Department and many private hotel with basic facilities located here for tourists.:Jura is the main commercial center of the district neelum. This area is surrounded by mountains. It is 65 km away from Muzaffarabad city. It’s one of the historical places. The old civilization shows that there was a Hindu government over 100 years ago. It is very easy for tourists to come here. There are also signs of ancient Hindu Temples. 100 years ago, the Abadi valley lived on the top of the mountains. The historical places here are: and <refshaheedan(شہیداں)</ref>”. In 1947, when the Pakistan made it, there were plenty of Awan families in this area. The population of the area is mostly included on the Awan family. Three major wars have been fought between Pakistan and India.The war of 1965 changed the map of this area.

Accommodation and guest houses

Rest houses and lodge of AJK Tourism and Archeology Department are located in Keran, Kutton, Dawarrian, Sharda, Kel and Taobat for tourists stay. Some private hotels are also located there. A newly established tourism company “Horizon Hospitality” has set up its chain of hotels including Muzaffarabad, Keran, Shardah & Kel.

The valley is situated in the north-east of Muzaffarabad, running parallel to Kaghan Valley. The two valleys are only separated by snow-covered peaks, some over 4,000 meters (13,000 ft) above sea level.

Article Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neelam_Valley

Honeymoon in Neelum Valley

Neelum Valley Azad Kashmir.
Four (04) Days Trip
Muzaffarabad, Chalhana LOC, Kutton, Karin LOC , Neelum, sharda.

Day 1: Leave from Islamabad to Muzaffarabad via Kohala, Sight seeing of Muzaffarabad city & Night stay at Muzaffarabad.
Day 2: Leave for Karin, Neelum, sight seeing LOC and night Stay at Kutton Sharda .
Day 3: Leave for Lower Neelum via Athmuqam. Sight seeing LOC Bridge & Night Stay at Kutton.
Day 4: Drive back to islmabad.

Package Cost Only Residence 03 days:                           9,999/=

Package Cost Conveyance with Fuel 04 days:                 22501

     Total Cost:                                                                32500/=  

Day 1: Leave from Islamabad to Muzaffarabad   visited the Red Fort , Neelum river, Food park  & night stay at Muzaffarabad.
Day 2: Leave from Muzaffarabad to Kutton Distance from Muzaffarabad to Kutton (Neelum Valley): (75 Kilometers) After Crossing several tourist points i.e Pathika, Dewliaan, Nauseri, Neelum jhulm Hidero project, LOC Chaliyana, Jura and Kundal Shahi water fall you will reach at Kutton Jagran Resort & Night Stay at Kutton .
Day 3:Leave from Kutton to Keran, Sharda & Night Stay at Tourist Lodges Keran / Kutton, Jagran Resort.Distance from Kutton to Sharda: (65 Kilometers),After Crossing several tourist points i.e Athmuqam, Danjer, LOC Keran, Upper Neelum, Dawariyan and Dudhnial you will reach Sharda.
Day 4: Drive Back To Muzaffarabad.

Total Cost:

0 4 Days Tour with Accommodation, 9000/= (4 Person Allowed, 2 Adults 2/3 kids)

Vehicles charges

  • Islamabad to Muzaffarabad  & Back to Islamabad 2OD,XLI Car
  • Muzaffarabad to Neelum valley & back to muzaffarabad : Pajero 4X4

Total Cost of 4 Days vehicles Charges: 21,500/=

Your Total Cost of 4 Days tours include Accommodation + charges, Vehicles + Fuel Charges  :   30500/=

  • Day 1: Leave from Islamabad to Rawalakot. Sight Seeing of Rawalakot and Night Stay at Rawalakot.
  • Day 2: Leave for Banjosa Lake. Night Stay at Banjosa Khai Gala.
  • Day 3: Drive Back to Islamabad

 

Total Cost:

Accommodation, 7000/= (4 Person Allowed, 2 Adults 2/3 kids)

Vehicles charges

Islamabad to Rawalakot & Back to Islamabad ( 2OD, XLI Car) for 3 days.

With fuel: 13599,

Total Cost: 20599/=

Day 1: Leave from Islamabad to Muzaffarabad via Kohala, Sight seeing of Muzaffarabad city, Red fort & Night stay at Muzaffarabad.
Day 2: Leave for Pirchanasi,Food Park and Night Stay at Sarran pirchanasi.
Day 3: Drive back to Islamabad

 

 Total Cost:

Accommodation (2 Nights), 5500/= (4 Person Allowed, 2 Adults 2/3 kids)

Vehicles charges

  • Islamabad to Muzaffarabad & Back to Islamabad ( 2OD, XLI Car)
  • Muzaffarabad to peerchanasi & back to Muzaffarabad:(Pajero /LC 5 D)

Total cost with fuel: 13000 /=

Total Cost: 18500/=

Day 1:Leave from Islamabad to Muzaffarabad   visited the Red Fort, Neelum River, and Food Park & night stay at Muzaffarabad.
Day 2:

  • Leave from Muzaffarabad to Kutton
  • Distance from Muzaffarabad to Kutton (Neelum Valley): (75 Kilometers)
  • After Crossing several tourist points i.e Pathika, Dewliaan, Nauseri, Neelum jhulm Hidero project, LOC Chaliyana, Jura and Kundal Shahi water fall you will reach at Kutton Jagran Resort & Night Stay at Kutton .

Day 3:

  • Leave from Kutton to Jagran Valley visited Under Ground Power project, sightseeing of jagran Valley ,water fall & Night Stay at Kutton Jagran Resort.

Day 4:

  • Leave from Kutton to Keran, Sharda & Night Stay at Sharda.
  • Distance from Kutton to Sharda: (65 Kilometers)
  • After Crossing Several Tourist points i.e Athmuqam, Danjer, LOC Keran, Neelum, Dawariyan and Dudhnial , Sharda, Kail, & Night Stay at Sharda

  Day 5: Drive Back To Muzaffarabad.   

Total Cost:

04 Days Tour with Accommodation, 12000/= (4 Person Allowed, 2 Adults 2/3 kids)

 Vehicles charges

  • Islamabad to Muzaffarabad  & Back to Islamabad (2OD,XLI Car )for 01 day   7000/=
  • Muzaffarabad to Neelum valley & back to muzaffarabad : Pajero 4X4 for 04 days  22500/=

                     Total Cost of 05 Days Family Tour Package: 41500/=

Day 1:

  • Leave from Islamabad to Muzaffarabad   visited the Red Fort, Neelum River, Food park & night stay at Muzaffarabad.

Day 2:

  • Leave from Muzaffarabad to  Kutton
  • Distance from Muzaffarabad to Kutton (Neelum Valley): (75 Kilometers)
  • After Crossing several tourist points i.e Pathika, Dewliaan, Nauseri, Neelum jhulm Hidero project, LOC Chaliyana, Jura and Kundal Shahi  water fall you will reach at Kutton Jagran Resort & Night Stay at Kutton .

Day 3:       

  • Leave from Kutton to Keran, Sharda & Night Stay at  Sharda
  • Distance from Kutton to Sharda: (65 Kilometers)
  • After Crossing several tourist points i.e Athmuqam, Danjer, LOC Keran, Upper Neelum, Dawariyan and Dudhnial you will reach Sharda.

Day 4:   

  • Drive Back To Muzaffarabad/ Islamabad.
  • Special Events for Students Tour  Free only for students Tours)
  • Born Fire
  • Musical Nights
  • Cultural show
  • Hiking Tracking
  • Photo safari
  • Pick & drop on your choice
  • Per head cost Food, Accommodation for 04 days:     4500/=
  • Maximum 30 parties spent

Neelum Valley Azad Kashmir.
Four (04) Days Trip
Muzaffarabad, Chalhana LOC, Kutton, Karin LOC , Neelum, sharda.

Day 1: Leave from Islamabad to Muzaffarabad via Kohala, Sight seeing of Muzaffarabad city & Night stay at Muzaffarabad.
Day 2: Leave for Karin, Neelum, sight seeing LOC and night Stay at Kutton Sharda .
Day 3: Leave for Lower Neelum via Athmuqam. Sight seeing LOC Bridge & Night Stay at Kutton.
Day 4: Drive back to islmabad.

Package Cost Only Residence 03 days:                           9,999/=

Package Cost Conveyance with Fuel 04 days:                 22501

     Total Cost:                                                                32500/=