3 Reasons for Visiting Gulmarg in Kashmir Tour

There is nothing to say about Kashmir as it is the Heaven on Earth. The entire Kashmir is filled with a large number of tourist attractions. As a tourist, you have several places to visit and things to do and it may be that you wouldn’t leave Kashmir. Your Kashmir tour would remain incomplete, if you don’t visit Gulmarg. Just four hour drive away from Srinagar, it has a very important place in Kashmir tourism. There are 4 reasons that enforce you visiting Gulmarg in your trip to Kashmir.

1. Maharani Temple

Ask your tour planner to include the Maharani Temple in your Kashmir tour, if you are eager to have a striking view of the main meadow in Gulmarg. This small Shiva Temple has bright red leaning roof in the background of snowy peaks and is the best place to view a striking picture of Gulmarg’s main meadow.

2. Gulmarg Golf Club

Among the most stunning golf clubs, it is spread over 7505 yards and has 18 holes. Further, the Gulmarg Golf Club is coupled with elevated tees, penalizing rough and up & down fairways that make a tourist to tee it up at.

3. Gulmarg Gondola

It draws the tourists of all age groups. The queue starts forming 2 hours before the opening of the Gondola ticket office in the morning. Having a ticket of Gulmarg Gondola gives you a chance to ride of the cable car which takes the tourists all the way to the Mount Aphrawat Mountain (3747 meters high). Your gondola ride will provide you the opportunity to have a panoramic view of the peaks of the Himalayas including the Nanda Parbat. Including it in your Kashmir trip makes your tour unforgettable.

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Category: Travel
Jul, 9, 2014 by