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Parkachik is a village located in Kargil District of Jammu and Kashmir. The village is famous among mountaineers as a take off point. Many mountaineers' huts can be seen here. The place with a large glacier formation provides an enchanting view for tourists. It is an ideal place for the trekking enthusiast. The majestic Parkachik Glacier, spilling down the Nun-Kun slopes, which collapse into the Suru River, is a major attraction.

Sankoo and Panikhar are the other nearby places of tourist interest.

90 km south of Kargil, Parkachik is connected with Kargil by regular bus services.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Kargil
Location: Kargil    

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