Dowarian is a village in Neelum Valley. It is located 22 km from Athmuqam on the bank of Neelum River. Dowarian is accessible by Neelum road from Muzaffarabad. It is the base camp to Ratti Gali Lake. Dowarian is situated about 13 km from Neelum village. It is surrounded by mountains full of pine trees. About 30 km from here, a track goes deep inside Ratti gali Pass, which connects Neelum and Kaghan Valleys. Ratti gali Lake, also exists near this pass. To get there you need to track or hire mules for the journey. The pride of valley is the large fresh water lake nestled in the mountains. Vast plain is surrounded by the small yet beautiful lake and gushing water. There is a Forest Rest House on the top of the hill and an Anglers Hut.