mattan temple pahalgam

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.


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How to Reach:

It is located about 60 km from Pahalgam and you can reach here by taking a cab.

By Air

Srinagar international airport is the nearest international airport to Pahalgam, which is located 96 km from Srinagar airport

By Train

Udhampur and Jammu are the closest rail heads to Pahalgam. While Udhampur is located at a distance of 217 km from Pahalgam, Jammu is 285 km awa

By Road

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.


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