Lying in proximity to the state capital, Srinagar, the pristine charm and natural beauty make Gulmarg one of the most visited hilly destinations in India. Besides, its nearness to Sonamarg and Pahalgam, extending towards Kashmir and its well connected roads keep the place crowded all round the year. Indeed this small secluded village is an all weather tourism spot.
You can take pleasure in its pastoral scenes, emerald lands and blooming flowers that add color to its beauty. The months from October to February receives heavy snowfall that offers great opportunity to enjoy adventure activities like snowboarding and skiing, due to which this place receives maximum tourists in winter season.
With some remarkable climbs, namely the gondola ski resort, Himalayan resort, Khilanmarg and many such splendid peaks and their elevation make this place one amongst the best ski resorts in Gulmarg. It was inaugurated by the British army officers in 1927 and since then this place has received huge appreciation and even appeared on the hotlist of best skiing destinations in the world.