The word KOKERNAG is derived from two words “Koker” meaning “fowl” and “Nag” meaning “Serpent”. The Spring gushes out of the base of a thickly wooded hill from where it divides into channels. Which resembles to the claw-foot of a hen, hence its name. Kokernag is situated at the height of approx. 2,000m above sea level.
Kokernag is one of the prime tourist destinations of Kashmir famous for its lush green forests, natural beauty, fresh mineral waters and trout fishes. Kokernag lies in the southern part of Kashmir Valley in district Anantnag having a chain of tourist destinations. For the further promotion of these destinations