Gulmarg- The Panoramic Skiing Resort
The famous skiing destination- Gulmarg, nestled in the Pir Panjal range, is in the Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir. This amazing destination in the valley of Kashmir is superb for each kind of traveller, be it snow adventure lovers, casual vacationer or honeymooners, Gulmarg is fantasy land for all. Vacation in this picturesque land is truly memorable. One can explore the astounding places here like- Tangmarg, Ferozepur Nalllah, Khilanmarg. One on a spiritual tour can head towards St. Mary’s Church, Baba Rezi Shrine and Maharani temple. One can indulge in the 18-hole Golf course that ranked among the highest golf courses in India.
Apart from all the places, Gulmarg welcomes its travellers with some thrilling activities. One of the famous activity here is skiing that can be enjoyed by both amateur and experienced skiiers. One can even indulge in trekking, trout fishing and Gondola cable car ride.
Gulmarg enjoys some fairs and festivals with great enthusiasm. Some to include are- Snow Festival- this festival is celebrated in January and February every year. It is celebrated to promote tourism and sports activities. One can take part in several skiing events that are organised during the festival. This festival is all about enjoying dancing, music, culture, and sports. Another famous festival is the Gulmarg Winter Music and Adventure that is celebrated annually. It is organised to promote music, dance, food and film. One can enjoy adventurer activity, music, dance, food with the astonishing beauty of the Himalayan region in the backdrop.
The traditional dishes in Gulmarg are rice-based and are rich in flavour due to the use of- cardamom, cinnamon, saffron, ginger, fennel Some famous cuisines to mention are- Rogan Josh, meatballs with gravy, Dum Aloo and Chaman, GaddeMonje, Kashmiri Tujh, Yakhni, ModurPulav, Nader Monjje, Masala Tcotte, Noon Tea, Paratha Halwa, and Sewai.
So plan your trip to this dream destination for some experiences and some lifetime sweet memories. Grab a chance to peep into the culture of this picturesque place and grab a chance to explore fabulous places in Gulmarg.