Gulmarg has a natural beauty. This is like a paradise on earth. Alpine mountains covered with snow. This magnificient place is full of adventure and a glimpse of Kashmir. Gulmarg is the ‘Heartland of Winter sports’. Asia’s largest and world’s second largest cable car project called Gulmarg Gondola. It connects Gulmarg with Aparwath Mountain for skiing on a snow-trail. Shark Fin is an awesome place for powder skiing. Gulmarg has the Golf Course in India. Khilanmarg is a fascinating place of Gulmarg. A frozen lake is a attraction in Gulmarg.
PLACES TO VISIT IN GULMARG –
Gulmarg Golf Course
Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve
BEST TIME TO VISIT GULMARG-
October – February and March – June
HOW TO VISIT GULMARG-
The Gulmarg airport is 56 kilometres away in Srinagar. It is well connected to major cities in India. Some of the trains are Jammu Rajdhani, Himgiri Express, Swarak Express, Andaman Express and Himsagar Express.
HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF GULMARG-
Gulmarg city belongs to the era of Emperor Jahangir and King Yousuf Shah Chak. Mughal King Yousuf Shah Chak, Kashmir King Zain-ul-Abidin ruled the kingdom of Gulmarg.The Maharaja Palace was built by Maharaja Hari Singh.The Ski Club of India was set up to promote adventure sports. Gulmarg has been declared the Winter Games Capital of India by Winter Games Federation of India.
Board the Gondola at the cable station at Gulmarg. The ride goes through fir trees.
The Gondola ride will take you to Apharwat and Khilanmarg.
The best to visit snow adventure skiing.
Visit to Kanchenjunga Museum.