SiriKot and Shaheed Gali
“Sirikot” means “village at the top” or “hill-top village”, because “siri” means “top” and “kot” means “village”. The name is a reference to its mountainous physical geography. Shaheed Gali is situated at the height of 1640 meters above sea level at a distance of about 16 kilometers westward from Muzaffarabad. From Shaheed Gali a trek of 4 Kms leads towards a spot namely “Sri Kot”. A tourist is bound to be fascinated by the serenity for the backdrop of the area. A tourist Rest House is available for accommodation at Shaheed Gali.