"Snow Covered Mountains"

A Town in Jammu & Kashmir, India
2685 meters

Interest Measure for Gulmarg

Ideal time to stay:  1 - 3 days

Best Interests at Gulmarg

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How is the weather at Gulmarg


Height(Altitude) of Gulmarg from sea level:  8809 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  34.0609899°N, 74.3875760°E
Ecosystem:  Mountain , Valley , Lake  

Food, Culture and Language at Gulmarg

Food Type Available:  Indian, Mughlai 
Regional Language:  Hindi
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)

Why travel Gulmarg?

Gulmarg (translation: "Meadow of Flowers") is a town, a hill station, a popular skiing destination and a notified area committee in Baramula district in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. The town is sitiuated in the Pir Pinjal range in the western the Himalayas and is within miles of the Line of Control between India and Pakistan.
The town is accessible from Srinagar by road via Tangmarg. The road climbs uphill in the last 12 kilometres to Gulmarg passing through forests of pine and fir. Winter sports like skiing, tobogganing, snowboarding and heli-skiing take place on the slopes of Mount Apharwat reachable by a Gondola lift.
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Content of this page was last updated at Oct 21, 2016