Reckoned as the holy mausoleum of Syed Balkhi, Pakharpora shrine is a distinct pilgrimage in Yusmarg. A noble follower of Sheikh Noor-ud-din (patron saint of Kashmiris), Syed Balkhi migrated to Kashmir in the early 15th century and under his discipleship he preached Islam in the region. Pakharpora Shrine is conducive to flourishing Jammu & Kashmir tourism, as it is thronged by devotees annually during the Urs celebration.
Famed as Yusmarg tourist place to visit, the shrine at Pakharpora displays a unique picture with rare trees in the premises that are not found anywhere else in Kashmir. Devotees visit this shrine to seek peace and prosperity in life.