Best Time to Visit Pahalgam

Like almost every travel place in Jammu & Kashmir, Pahalgam is an all-season destination. Ideally, March to November is considered the best time to visit.

When to Visit Pahalgam for Holidays?

Pahalgam is a famous tourist destination in Jammu & Kashmir. Although it can be visited round the year, the best season to visit Pahalgam is winter season from October to Feb. Every season in Pahalgam has something special to offer their guests. We can classify the Pahalgam season as below:

Climate in Pahalgam


Summer Season in Pahalgam

Beginning in March and lasting until June, summer is the most preferred time to visit Pahalgam. The temperature ranges from 11℃ to 23℃, keeping it quite comfortable for the visitors to enjoy sightseeing. Summer also marks the time for Amarnath Yatra in Kashmir.


Monsoon Season in Pahalgam

With scanty rainfall in the region, monsoon also makes for a great time to plan a holiday in Pahalgam. The season begins in mid-June and continues till September. Not to mention, rains, even though scanty, do enhance the beauty of Pahalgam.


Winter Season in Pahalgam

Commencing in the month of October and continuing until February, winter in Pahalgam is chilly. One can expect heavy snowfall, and frequent whiteouts which construes scenic vistas and thrilling experiences in the season.