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Sonamarg Tour Information

Famous for/as: Trekking
Languages: Hindi, Urdu, Kashmiri
Best Season: Apr - Jun
Weather: Summer 5 to 40C, Winter -14 to 24C.
Altitude: 2800 m
Sonamarg, located at a hefty altitude of of 2,740 m above sea level, literally means 'Meadow of Gold'. The picturesque natural beauty of the region brought this name to Sonamarg. Sonamarg, a town surrounded by breathtaking glaciers and serene lakes, is a snow covered beautiful flower-laden meadow in the majestic Himalayan mountain region. Sonamarg in the Kashmir valley is the gateway to Ladakh and situated just before the Zojii La pass.
This enchanting scenic place is amazing with many mind blowing attractions. Nilagrad, a colony of the Baltics, is a picturesque location where a small stream splashes in to the River Sindh. Sonamarg is the home of many beautiful and serene lakes. Various mountain lakes such as Gangabal, Vishansar, Gadsar, Satsar and. Kishansar are situated in and around Sonamarg.

Attraction
Thajiwas Glacier

Thajiwas Glacier is located at Sonamarg in Srinagar District of Jammu and Kashmir. Situated at an altitude of 3,000 m above sea level, the glacier is covered with snow all the year round.
Ponies can be hired for the trip to Thajiwas Glacier. The best time to visit is during the summers.

Gangabal Lake

The Gangabal Lake, also known by the name Harmukh Ganga, is an alpine lake situated at a height of 3570 m on the peak of Harmukh mountain ranges. The lake is one of the sources of the Jhelam river and an annual fair is held here during the third week of August. It is regarded as a sacred place by Kashmiri Hindus. Gangabal lake is a favourite spot for rainbow trout fishing. The lake can be reached from Sonamarg via Krishnasar and Vishansar, after an enjoyable trek through beautiful backdrops. The trekking season is from July to October while the fishing season extends from March to October.

Krishnasar Lake

Krishnasar Lake is located near the famous hill station of Sonamarg in Srinagar District. It lies at an altitude of 3,801m, and is popular for trout fishing. The lake with its scenic and peaceful atmosphere is perfect for holidays.This picturesque lake can be accessed through the Nichinai Pass which is at an altitude of 4084 m. Nearby lies another lake, called Bisansar Lake noted for its natural beauty.

Vishansar Lake

Vishansar is a picturesque lake located at an altitude of about 4,084 m above sea level, in Sonamarg, Jammu and Kashmir. The translucent water of the lake, speckled with ice flakes, is a charming sight when viewed from top. Nichnai Pass offers a good view of the lake.
For trekking enthusiasts, Vishansar Lake can be reached by an adventurous trial from Sonamarg. Krishnasar, Gadsar and Gangabal are other lakes nearby

Trekking

The Sonamarg region is renowned for trekking and hiking trails. The snow clad peaks in the Himalaya and the undulated hilly mountainous regions are perfectly suitable for all types of trekking expeditions. Sonamarg is the base camp for many trekking expeditions.
The major treks passing through various mountain lakes such as Gangabal, Vishansar, Gadsar, Satsar and. Kishansar has its base at Sonamarg. The trekking routes offer all types of challenges, from mild to most hard. The pleasant climate with mild summer and cold winter make this place an ideal location for trekkers to explore the natural beauty and challenging treks.

How to Reach
By Air

The nearest airport to Sonamarg is located at Srinagar, at a distance of 70 kms away. Srinagar is air connected to Delhi with regular flights
By Train
The nearest major railhead is at Srinagar, which is 70 kms away. One can reach Sonamarg from railway station by taxis or buses

 
 

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