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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a war memorial built by the Indian Army on the foothills of the Tololing Hill. The memorial is located about 5 km from the city centre across the Tiger Hill. It is located on the Srinagar-Leh National Highway. The memorial is in the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lovers_paradise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Drass War Memorial is a must visit attraction in Kargil. The memorial is built to honour the soldiers who fought bravely in the Kargil war against Pakistan. The War Memorial is located in Drass in the foothills of the Tololing Hill. At the memorial,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank royjay2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very nice place, got emotional on seeing the depictions of the place and the sacrifice of our brave army men for the nation

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mahesh2001
Reviewed 12 December 2018

The memorial is right near the highway and a must visit. Photograph yourself here and mark your presence at the place where brave men won a clean war with only their courage and truth with them. Beautifully sited , the memorial is for those who...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ak J
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

War memorial at Dras has been one of the real hotspots of Kargil war. Big Tricolor at the centre and several peaks in the background remind you of the war and victory.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank subodhsamyak
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Very well maintained War Memorial. Located on the highway from Srinagar to Leh. We travelled from Leh to visit KWM in 3rd week of November. Srinagar-Leh road was closed so vehicular traffic was minimum. Place was chilled and windy. The Memorial has some of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JajaborRaj
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

We Have SEEN the 1999 KARGIL War we were children That Time This Is A Pilgrimage Which Every Indian Should Do You virtually Get Goosebumps When See the place Tears ROLL out Naturally From Your eyes By Just Imagining how The Brave hearts fought vallantly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank utkarshk81
Reviewed 15 October 2018

One needs to register with Aadhaar Card number. A common practise throughout the region that I noticed, is that, Aadhaar Card is preffered for the permits and registring at Army Camps. Although they do accept other ID Cards like Voter ID Card, however Aadhaar Number...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Krishnandu
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Beautifully erected by Indian Army in the memory of all our Officers and Soldiers who laid their life during Kargil War. Very well maintained. Its no less than a religious place and every Indian must bow his / her head in respect of the martyrs.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dalbir_S_Virdi
Reviewed 12 October 2018

A tribute to to our young warriors of Indian Army who laid down their life for our tomorrow. An emotional and Patriotic place you will cherish. Our Respect to the Young Army Men who laid down their today for our tomorrow. you can spend about...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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dijok1111
1 August 2018|
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Response from axemathur | Reviewed this property |
I guess the memorial is open from 9-6pm. Not sure about Sundays or Public holidays though. There are many hotels in Kargil. I would recommend Chhutuk Heights by the River..its a little far away from Kargil town, but its... More
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Soujanya B
20 July 2018|
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Response from axemathur | Reviewed this property |
Hi this memorial is right on the Srinagar Leh Highwyay just after Drass going towards Leh. There is no permit required to visit this memorial. Inner line Permits are only required for Nubra, Pangong etc that you can get... More
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atulpkamdar
21 January 2018|
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The best place to stay is mulbekh
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