Adventure, Adventure Sport
An attraction in itself, the Gulmarg Gondola is the highest Gondola in the world and is a must when you visit the city anytime of the year, although winters have a charm of their own.
Witness the beautiful Himalayas and the iconic city at its best from a height of more than 4000 metres. The ride takes place in 2 Phases; 1st phase from Gulmarg to Kungdoor and 2nd phase being from Kundgdoor to Aparwath.
Entertainment, Tourist Center, Adventure, Adventure Sport
The most famous peak for experienced skiers to dig into that tempting snow, Alpahrwat Peak is a haven for the adventure junkie.Rent skiing gear to rush down the mountains or simply enjoy the snow in any way you can. Mountains biking enthusiast love the peak for biking down the terrain while the elites love to Heli-Ski in the area
Golf Course, Entertainment, Play, Tourist Center
Gulmarg Golf Course is known for inviting anyone including non-members to try their hand at golfing through the beautiful Gulmarg terrain. Even though most visited during summers, this place is sure to make you grab that Club while you are trained with one of their instructors. The prices are budget friendly and the people and place are sure to make you pick up the sport for the rest of your life
Gulmarg Golf Course
Hotel, Food And Drinks, Entertainment, Desert
If you are an experienced Skier and would love to explore the snow of Gulmarg, head over to the Gulmarg Ski Resort. The gondola ride to the top of the resort, and the beautiful snow capped mountains with a gradient slope make for and enjoyable ski experience.
Gulmarg Ski Resort
Religious Site, Tourist Center, Architecture
Dedicated to Baba Reshi, a Muslim scholar in the court of King Zain-Ul-Abidin- the ruler of Kashmir in 15th century, the shrine was built in 1480. Baba Reshis legendary stories depict how he helped the people around him for their betterment. The shrine itself is an architectural piece of art- showcasing Moghul and Persian designs.
Take a walk around the premises and the garden to experience life in Gulmargs rich history.
Baba Reshi Shrine
Religious Site, Temple, Tourist Center
One of the few remnants from the Dogra Dynasty which is hard to miss from anywhere in Gulmarg, the temple was built by Maharani Mohini Bai Sisodhia, wife of Maharaja Hari Singh. The Queen was known to visit the temple everyday to pray to Lord Shiva.
However, the interesting part of the temple is the Priest who even though is a Muslim by religion, quotes both the Holy Quran and the Bhagvad Geeta. He took up the responsibility of the temple after the natives fled from the area during Militancy. A truly spiritual and human journey awaits its visitors at the temple
Sport, Entertainment, Tourist Center, Adventure
The Khilanmarg is located 6 kilometres from the city of Gulmarg and is known for its flower covered meadows in spring and 600 metre of ascent apt for skiing or snowboarding in peak winters.
Highlights include :
Beautiful view of the Himalayas (Nanga Parbat) which invites tourists all year round.
A must whether you wish to simply enjoy the snow in winters or unleash the adrenaline seeker in you
Garden, Theme Park, Tourist Center, Picnic Spot
Strawberry Valley is the hidden gem of Gulmarg. Hike to the valley or simply take a Taxi from the city to explore the green meadows with the delicious strawberries and the perfect weather that summer has to offer.
A must in summers, dont forget to carry a small picnic with you and a camera to capture all the goodness
Wildlife Park, Tourist Center, Picnic Spot
Gulmarg is known for its spectacular fauna and is the highlight for many tourists. If you love wildlife, walk through the reserve to see Ref Fox, endangered species like Musk Deer, Hangul, Brown Bear, Leopard along with birds like Kashmir Roller, Blue Rock Pigeon, Griffon Vulture etc. The lush greens which serve well to the fauna have a charm of its own. Take a walk along the reserve to have an intimate experience with nature