Karen is a village and tourist resort in Neelum Valley, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan. It is located 95 km from Muzaffarabad on the bank of Neelam River . The adjacent village on the other side of the Neelum river in Indian Kashmir is also known as Keran. Karen is accessible by Neelum valley road, and is located 93 km from Muzaffarabad. At a distance of about 9Kms from Athmaqam, Neelum (Karen) is situated on the Right Bank of Neelum River. It has fascinating scenery. A small bazaar and a tourist rest house situated on the bank of meandering river Neelum across which one can have a glance at the Indian held Kashmir.