Budgam is a district located in the Indian union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. It is situated in the central part of the Kashmir Valley and is approximately 40 km away from the capital city of Srinagar. The district is bounded by other districts of Jammu and Kashmir such as Baramulla, Pulwama, and Srinagar.

The Jhelum River flows through the district, providing a source of water for agriculture and other activities. Budgam is known for its scenic beauty, with its picturesque landscape comprising of lush green forests, mountains, and meadows. It is also home to several historical and religious sites such as the famous shrine of Sheikh Noor-ud-din Wali and the ancient Buddhist site of Harwan.