You can catch a plane whether to Srinagar and Leh in order to get into the place by air. However, there also many trains and buses that you can catch in order to reach your destination. As land travel usually involves crossing places with hostile environment, air travel is considered to be the safest. Train routes go through frequent earthquake prone spots, places with high temperature variations and hostile areas.
Places of Interest
1. Raghunath Temple
Dedicated to Lord Shri Rama, the temple has its inner walls surrounded by gold and offers a beautiful view into the Hindu faith. There are many other temples surrounding the area that consider different gods from the Ramayana as their deities.
Surrounded by dense forests and small hills, it offers one of her best natural and unique views to the tourists.
3. Shri Amarnath Ji
The Amarnath Cave temple dedicated to a form of Lord Shiva as an ice Lingam, it is well revered and respected by many. It is one of the oldest and religiously significant temples for the hindus and is built with beautiful construction and dedication.
4. Chadar trek
Located at a high altitude, it offers one of the best trekking destinations in the world. One of the most famous attributes is that of River Zanskar freezing up in the winter offering a beautiful sight of a frozen lake. This is best for people who are seeking adventure and treks.
5. Mata Vaishno Devi
One of the holiest and most respected pilgrimage for Hindus, it is located at an altitude of more than 5000 feet. From the base camp, the pilgrims have to trek for more than 12 km in order to reach their destination.