Gulmarg, blessed with nature- the magical meadows and the snow capped mountains, is a majestic hill station in northern India with picturesque surroundings, beautiful gardens with mind blowing flowers and fragrance. This tourist destination is attracting millions of tourists throughout its existence with the scenic beauty of the Himalayan Mountains in the back drop. Visitors can enjoy horse Riding and can go riding to the magnificent “Strawberry Valley” , Leopards Valley and ride up to “Kongdori” to see the frozen lake of “Al- Pathar”.Today the place has been famous for the different adventure activities and gives a fabulous background to many Bollywood movies. In Winters, Gulmarg is a brilliant experience, fully covered in a white blanket of Snow which turns it into a skiers paradise. Mother Nature has blessed the regions of Gulmarg with all its showers of beauty and the tranquil atmosphere available presently in this region makes it a best tourist destination to ask you for a visit.
Honeymoon is an opportunity to skip away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and spend some quality time with your better half. This is the time for two of you to mix well and know each others likes and dislikes, plan for your future and enjoy each others company. And, when we are talking about romantic destinations in India, Gulmarg comes first in mind.
Gulmarg literally means meadow of flowers. Nestled with stunning peaks in the Himalayan ranges, Gulmarg is a spectacular spot attracting especially couples with its lush green backdrop, beautiful landscapes, flowering gardens, serene lakes and pleasant climate during the summers and falls.And if you are fond of sports activities, Gulmarg is famous for its highest green golf course in the world. While the main reason to come here, at least in winter, is the off-piste, deep-powder, long-run, skiing and snowboarding.
Gulmarg’s gondola, which is the highest in the world, is split into two phases. Gulmarg’s newly constructed Gondola lift through pine-clad slopes is an experience of a lifetime. There is immense beauty and various adventure activities that make Gulmarg more than a cool hill resort. This is romantic hub is also one of the convenient base for trek to the Himalayas and also offers various winter sports facilities to the tourists.
In winters, The weather starts to get colder by the day and temperatures can dip to sub zero level. Tourists accompanied by small kids or old people need to take extra care.
Gulmarg is a perfect tourist destination for all seasons but the best time to visit is from March to October.
Best Season: March to October
Winters: November to February
Monsoons: July to August