Located just 12 km from Pahalgam, Aru Valley captures the imagination of trekkers and skiing enthusiasts who visit this place in winters. It is an excellent choice for both leisure seekers and adventure lovers alike. Overlooking the majestic snow-capped peaks of the Himalayan Range, this valley is a pristine scenic village everyone is mesmerized with.
This valley has clear blue canopy over its head, misty and romantic surroundings, whispering pines and sweet chirping birds create a captivating aura for the visitors. Though the village is the smallest and tiniest hill station, its breathtaking beauty and activities like trekking, hiking, horse riding make it one of the popular tourist places to visit in Pahalgam.
Visiting here with no preconceived notions would surely spring many surprises. The exotic flora and fauna makes this valley a unique experience for every tourist. It is a famous hot spot for bio diversity best known to mankind and especially in the whole of Kashmir.