Mattan Temple is a famous Hindu religious site located very near to Pahalgam. This temple was once an important pilgrimage seat of Kashmiri Pundits. It has beautiful Shiva Lingam that is preserved within a brick structure surrounded by a crystal clear pond. Since ages, this is the place where Kashmiri pundits and priests worship Sun God together. The pond in the temple complex is abounding with large number of fishes.
Legend / Local stories
How to Reach:
Srinagar international airport is the nearest international airport to Pahalgam, which is located 96 km from Srinagar airport
Pahalgam is well-connected to Jammu and Srinagar via a good network of roads. State bus services and private buses are available from Jammu, Srinagar and Anantnag. Taxis are also available to reach Pahalgam.