The Lidder River is not only known for its beautiful sights but also offers number of activities to indulge in. Commonly referred as the ‘Angler’s Paradise’, Lidder River is one of the perfect spots on earth for angling and fishing activities.
This river has excellent fishing beats of brown Trout and Mahaseer. Trout fishing is even popular outside the country, yet it has a totally different meaning at Pahalgam as tourists from far and wide flock to the place. Keen onlookers are also seen enjoying the catches!
In order to indulge in fishing in Pahalgam, tourists have to obtain a fishing license from the Department of fisheries in Srinagar. The months of April to September are the best season for fishing.