Gulmarg hills are paradise on earth

Gulmarg hills are paradise on earth

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Gulmarg is paradise on earth

Gulmarg hills are paradise on earth

Gulmarg Hill Station is located in the Baramulla district of Kashmir, the most beautiful state of India. Seeing Gulmarg, every tourist calls it a paradise on earth. These attractions are situated at an altitude of about 2730 meters above sea level and are surrounded by snow-capped mountains, lush green meadows, deep gorges, evergreen forests, attractive mountains, hills and valleys. For newly married couples, this place is perfect for celebrating their honeymoon. Also know about some beautiful places in Gulmarg through this article and start your planning to visit here in a hurry, because do not delay at all to visit such wonderful places.

Khilanmarg Place in Gulmarg

Gulmarg hills are paradise on earth

Khilanmarg is a small but beautiful valley. Here you will get to see the natural beauty of the snow-capped mountains. Starting from Khilnarg and ending at Gulmarg there is a slope of about 600 meters which is used for skiing during winters. From Khilanmarg you can see the peaks of Nanga Parbat as well as nuns and kuns. Everything about this place is splendid and the place is perfect to get close to your companions. Khilanmarg is at a distance of 550 meters from Gulmarg.

Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve

Gulmarg hills are paradise on earth

If you and your wife are wildlife lovers, then Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve can prove to be the best place for you. The place has a rich diversity of flora, fauna as well as amphibians. One of the animals that is the main attraction of this place is the musk deer. Apart from these, you can also get to see Red Fox, Hangul, Leopard etc. The Biosphere Reserve is 48 km southwest of Srinagar.

Alpather Lake in Gulmarg

Alpather Lake in Gulmarg

If you are looking for a beautiful and serene place to be with, then Alpathar Lake comes in the same place. The beautiful lake is situated at the foot of two Apharwat peaks. There are wonderful mountains and meadows around this lake. If you want to click some beautiful pictures with your batter half, then you will not find a better background than this place.

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Ningli Nallah near Gulmarg

Gulmarg is paradise on earth

Surrounded by snow-laden mountains with lush green pastures, this is a place you must visit. The main source of water in the Ningali Nala is the water from the Apharwat peak as well as the Alpathar lake. Standing in the midst of such a beautiful environment, both of you will look no less than an actor-actress of a romantic film. Ningali Nala is situated at a distance of 10 kms from Gulmarg.

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Gulmarg Gondola Ride

Gulmarg Gondola Ride

Gulmarg Gondola Ride is the second longest and second-highest cable car ride in the world. Divided into two phases, it carries about 600 people per hour to the Aphravat mountain. Phase 1 of Gulmarg Gondola transports people from Gulmarg Resort to Kongduri station, which is 400 meters high. Phase 2 of Gulmarg Gondola connects Kongduri mountain to Aphrawat peak, which is 900 meters high. You can buy gondola ride tickets from 9 am to 3 pm, while the other timings are between 10 am to 5 pm.

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Gulmarg Ice Skating

Gulmarg Ice Skating

Gulmarg is a hill town in Jammu and Kashmir which is gaining a lot of popularity recently for its ski terrain. This is the best place for both amateur and professional skiers. There are many skiing operators and institutes in this place that guide you well before you go ice skating. The best time to go skating is January and February, as the snow falls the most during this time.

Maharani Temple in Gulmarg

Gulmarg hills are paradise on earth

The Maharani Temple of Gulmarg is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati and is situated on a small hillock that is visible from all corners of the city. This red-colored temple situated in the green meadows looks very beautiful. This temple is also known as Rani Mandir or Mohineshwar Pagoda. The famous Bollywood song “Jai Jai Shiv Shankar” was also shot here.

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