DID YOU KNOW
Gurez is a valley located in the high Himalayas, about 86km from Bandipore and 123km from Srinagar in northern Kashmir and southern GilgitBaltistan.
At about 2 400m above sea level, the valley is surrounded by snow-capped mountains.
It has diverse fauna and wildlife including the Himalayan brown bear and the snow leopard.
The Kishanganga River flows through the valley.