Martand site is very popular throughout the world. It can also guide the further growth of tourism in district Anantnag very easily. It has a potential to contribute a big share in promoting heritage tourism of the valley. The people who visit this site feel an aesthetic pleasure. Some tourists have been asking for archeological guidebooks, photo cards of this monument. This paper tries to trace out the historical background and heritage attractions of Martand site and also it tries to place Chatbal as nascent picnic attraction for tourists to enjoy hustle free vacations at this virgin spot which has emerged as mini-phalgam in Pargana Kuthar. The scenic land of Chatbal is located on the remote corner of the east of the Pargana Kuthar. Moments after stepping into the land of Chatbal, tourists will definitely fall in love with the striking beauty of the place. The best way to explore the town of Chatbal is to take nature walks and experience a strange yet pleasurable kind of closeness to the lofty mountains, lush green surroundings and the sound of streams running down the rugged body of mountains. For people looking out for some adventure, Chatbal offers thrilling trekking routes as well. So this study is an effort to highlight the potential products for tourism in twin Parganas like Kuthar and Mattan.
Shaib Mohd (2017); Tracing the History, Heritage and Scenic Beauties of Martand and Chatbal Destinations in Twin Parganas of Mattan And Kuthar;
Int J Sci Res Publ 7(7) (ISSN: 2250-3153). http://www.ijsrp.org/research-paper-0717.php?rp=P676646