Pulwama, the administrative headquarters of Pulwama District
, is a pretty town situated 31 km south of Srinagar
in Jammu and Kashmir
Its congenial climate, the innumerable springs and waterfalls marking its topography and the overall scenic splendor makes the town a much sought after tourist destination. Pulwama is also renowned for its saffron and fruits.
Places of tourist interest in and around Pulwama include Asar Sharief Pinjoora (12 km), Payer Temple, Aharbal fall, Kaunsarnag and Kungwattan.
Nearest airport is at Srinagar.
Jammu Tawi Railway Station is the nearest railhead.