Sonamarg otherwise called the “Meadow of Gold” at an elevation of 2730 m above the sea level, and 84 kms from Srinagar, is a prevalent name amongst the hikers in India. It is so, because of the fact that, Sonmarg is a standout amongst the most nature blessed spots in India. The perspectives of the valley is simply stunning and baits a large number of backpackers consistently.
Pleasant climate is a strong point of the place, notwithstanding, take note of that Sonamarg is difficult to reach because of heavy snowfall and torrential slides, particularly in the month of December. In any case, it is also true that winter turns this place into a winter wonderland without a doubt!
Amazing icy masses and tranquil lakes in the magnificent Himalayan mountain area is it what Sonamarg offers you in winter. When you are here, keep in mind to attempt those renowned trekking trails that brings the best out of a seasoned trekker. Additionally, the most ideal approach to explore the town and the region is on foot. Furthermore, once you are finished with trekking halt at the roadside Maggie seller and enjoy hot Maggi alongside tea.
The lakes, beautiful gorges, and remnants of temples in East Wangat are certain to bait you. Attractions are numerous, it is thus that one often looks for opportunities to extend the duration of their vacation. This delightful hill station will welcome you with peace, congruity and opportunities to unwind. Your weariness will reach the end at seeing the pleasant environment. The beautiful surroundings, the glades, and the popular places to visit in Sonamarg are basically amazing to view and catch in a photo. Try not to accuse anybody if the spot turns you an artist, a sentimental person, a photographer, a painter, or a globe-trotter. Genuine! The spot has mystical ability to change you.
A wide assortment of adventures and outdoor actions will extinguish your thirst of thrill, and raise your spirits. Give yourself a chance to loose in the heart racing adventure activities and sports. Trek through the high-altitude lakes lying between Sonamarg to Pahalgam or those that fall in Krishnasar and Vishansar. In the event that snow and ice are what you adore the most, enjoy Sledging on solidified ice sheets and Alpine Skiing at high elevations. Enjoy fishing and angling in the lakes. In any case, do get a permit before that. Sindh River offers the thrilling White Water River Rafting. The long strolls through the wildernesses can be additionally extremely energizing where you can spot some wild animals and birds.
You will love to see the glades covered with excellent blossoms amid spring. The aroma of the blooms wraps the entire feel. You ought to likewise see three lakes named Vishansar, Kishansar and Gangabal. Particularly Kishnasar is popular for Trout fishing. Zojila Pass will lead you to Ladakh Plateau. Also, what to say about Thajwas, the ice sheet mountains. They are essentially magnificent. Plus, Nilagrad, near Sonmarg, is a meeting point of a mountain stream with the Indus. The rosy water of this waterway is accepted to have some medicinal abilities.