Aru Valley is a picturesque village located at just 12 km from Pahalgam. With a beautiful backdrop of the snow capped Himalayas, the thick covers of pine and deodar trees make it an ideal hill station. The ever-present mist in the air gives the place magical touch, and makes it a sight to behold.
Aru Valley serves as a base camp for trekkers who hike to the Kolahoi Glacier and Sonmarg. People can also enjoy a plethora of leisure activities, including trekking and horse riding. In winter, the destination is well known for providing some of the best slopes for skiing. One can just it down and take in the astounding view of nature around him. Riding on horseback opens up plenty of opportunities for wandering and exploring nearby settlements. The Aru Valley is surely a place to visit as the enchanting beauty if the place will leave an impression on your mind forever.