Aharbal in Kashmir Valley is a gorgeous hill station that is lesser known but that seems to be changing with the recent influx of tourists to the place. After a long dry spell, this offbeat spot in Kashmir finally received snow, and lots of visitors!
As per an official, after the fresh snowfall, tourism has surged in Aharbal. The official also mentioned a Mega Winter Carnival that will take place in the Kulgam district. This will attract more tourists to Aharbal as the carnival will host several activities.
Ghalib Mohiuddin Shah, Chief Executive Officer of Aharbal Development Authority (ADA) spoke about how business in Aharbal also boomed after the influx of tourists. He further urged more tourists to visit this snow-covered hill station as all the routes to Aharbal are now clear of snow, making travel more feasible and also assuring accommodation for visitors.