A small hill town located on the peak of Pir Panjal, in Himalayan ranges is none other than Gulmarg. A destination covered with snow and giving a scenic beauty as making a pleasure like ‘Paradise on Earth’ is just 58kms away from the state capital ‘Srinagar’. Gulmarg is noted as a paradise for skiers, trekking and lots more adventure making in the carpet of snow. The travelers coming in summer season will enjoy the comfortable cool climate and best destination as for making summer vacation. If we talk about honeymoon travelers, Gulmarg serves the best picturesque and makes a romantic ambience with its nature to adore best destination as for honeymoon throughout the year.
Gulmarg has its own contribution to the nature, snow and the valley and its location in western Himalayas; makes it a demanding tourist destination in Jammu & Kashmir. Winters in Gulmarg, gives you a carpet of snow and the temperature falls below zero degree. The experience of camping, skiing, trekking and lots more everything is here in Gulmarg. The golf course in Gulmarg is the world famous golf course and worth to visit during the trip. Reaching Gulmarg, travelers can enjoy sightseeing from Naga Parbat, noted as the fourth highest peak in the world. In short, Gulmarg is a complete package for enjoyment and adventure for the tasteful travelers throughout the year.
Considering the peak tourist season; March to June is considered as the best time to plan for Gulmarg. The winters are quite cold and the temperature falls to minus temperature, so it is less advisable. If you want to enjoy the snowfall, then winters are apt.
By Air - Gulmarg is connected by Air with Srinagar airport. Reaching here, you need to take flight for Srinagar, and hire a taxi or private car for Gulmarg.
By Road - Gulmarg is connected by road from major towns like Sonmarg and Srinagar. You can choose bus, taxi or your own private car for reaching Gulmarg.
By Train - The nearest railway station to Gulmarg is a Jammu railway station. You can hire a taxi or any rental car for reaching Gulmarg.
Gulmarg is known for its beauty and a Paradise look attraction. The famous attractions, attracting travelers are;
Gulmarg celebrates the cultural as well traditional fairs and festivals. Some of the festivals celebrated are really a must one to explore-
Gulmarg is known for Mughlai food and special of Non vegetarian foods. If coming to Gulmarg, then you must be prepared to taste the best of delicacies. The top food and cuisines of Gulmarg is-
Gulmarg market is attractive because of its local production. The city boasts of producing traditional clothing, and handicrafts and selling in the market. The top markets are;
Located in the hills of Pir Panjal in the Baramula district, Gulmarg is located at an elevation height of 2650m. The destination is popular for Skiing and attracts travelers from all across the globe. Summer season gives a pleasant weather, but winters observe temperature fall.