A mesmerizing land of colourful flowers meadows, mighty snow-capped mountains, silent valleys, lush greenery, pine-covered slopes and a refreshing air – experience these all with your tour to the wonderful city of Gulmarg. The beautiful city of Gulmarg is located in the Baramula district of Kashmir. It is a quiet little hill resort of Jammu & Kashmir which attracts tourists from all over the world. If you are tired of the chaotic hotchpotch of the city life, book your Gulmarg Holiday Package and distress your senses.
A tour to Gulmarg will take you to a huge cup-shaped meadows which will let you live in a fantasy world. Everything that you see will create an ever lasting impression in your heart and soul. Let the varied colours of daisies soothe you like nothing else. If you planning an Indian Holiday, Gulmarg is one destination you should not miss out. Other than the magnificent landscape, there are also a wide number of tourist attractions in this fantastic hill resort.
Few major Attractions that you may visit with your Holiday Package are as follows:
Alpather Lake: If nature impresses you, you must surely visit this place while on your Holiday in Gulmarg. The shape of this lake is triangular and is beautifully located under the shadow of Apharwat hill. Visit this place and experience the life in a fairytale land. It is located about 13 km from Gulmarg and is frozen during certain time of the year, depending on the weather. Here at this place you may indulge in activities like horse riding and many other adventures.
Baba Reshi Shrine: Baba Reshi Shine is a Sufi shrine. It is located on the slopes of Gulmarg. Visit this shrine and marvel at the splendid wooden architecture. However, you should note that the roads to the shrine are closed and you are to take sledges, filed chutes, etc to reach the Shrine.
Gondola: This is one ride which you should not miss out while on your Gulmarg Tour. This is one of the units of Jammu and Kashmir state cable car corporation. This is one thing unique to the destination.
Cable Car to Kongdor: Take a joy ride on the cable car. This cable car will take you from Gulmarg to Kongdor through seven springs. Enjoy a breathtaking splendid view of the Srinagar valley. On the way you will also pass by Maharani Mandir, St. Mary’s Church, Baba Reshi shrine and of course the blessings of Mother Nature.
Khilanmarg: This is a highland meadow and a must visit for all nature lovers. The area is located 4 km away from Gulmarg. You can reach this place on a pony, through dandi or just by walking. Visit this place and click mesmerizing picture of the snow-capped mountains, the Wulur Lake, the Alpather Lake and rice fields. Take back home wonderful memories. You can also have a glimpse of the Mt. Nanga Parbat if the skies are clear.
Maharani Temple: Your Tour package also lets you visit this fascinating temple beautifully located on a small rock, right in the middle of the town. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva.
Well this is not all! If you seek adventure, you will get adventure. Gulmarg is also one of the most sought after destinations for all the adventure aficionados. The land offers a lot of opportunity to indulge in amazing activities like Golf, Sledging, Horse Riding, Skiing and Winter Sports, Trekking, and many more. A holiday package would mean nothing without adding some adventure to it!