District Bhimber, Azad Kashmir

  • March 8, 2012

Bhimber:, the district headquarter is a historical town, discussed by Mughal Emperor, “Jahangir” in his book “Tush-e-Jahangir”. Is falls on the route that was followed by the Mughal Emperors for their frequent visits to the Kashmir Valley. Bhimber town is located at a distance of 50 kms from Mirpur and 166 kms from Rawalpindi. This town is connected both with Mirpur &Gujrat through all weather black top roads. All the basic amenities of life are available in Bhimber.


Baghsar, 975 meter is an elevation in an ideal tourist resort in the Samahni Valley. The Sar, the local name for a lake is nearly half a kilometer long sheet of crystal-clear water that soothes the senses of a visitor after traveling 64 kilometers journey from Gujrat via Bhimber. On the top of the hill is a famous Mughal fort overlooking the.lake that adds grandeur to the whole area. This four-storied massive structure of granite is a feat of Mughal engineering that has stood the ravages is a feat of Mughal played important roles in the history during the times of Ahmed Shah Abdali, Ranjeet Sing, and Gulab Sing. It is said that Emperor Jahangir on his way back from Kashmir fell ill ultimately expired in this fort.

Jandi Chontra:

This scenic spot is situated at 17kms from Bhimber and 67kms from Mirpur. Despite its panoramic views, this area is well-known due to the shrine of Baba Shadi Shaheed nearby Jandi Chontra that values the importance of the area. A tourist Rest House serves the visitors/ tourists by providing accommodation facilities.

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