Are you looking for what to do in Gulmarg?
PLACES TO SEE
Gulmarg is a popular sightseeing spot- owing to iconic Bollywood movies shot here. Some of the top attractions include:
- Alpharwat peak : A beautiful Gondoloa ride to reach the peak which offers the view of Gulmarg. Winters are the best time to visit the Alpharwat peak.
- St Mary’s Church : Used as a backdrop in Bollywood movies, the St Mary’s Church was built by the British. The church is known for its simple architecture and beautiful surrounding.
- Gulmarg Gondola : The highest gondola ride in the world, experience the majestic beauty of the city as you reach a height of almost 4000 metres!
THINGS TO DO
If you love snow, then Gulmarg will never run out of activities for you.
- Skiing : A must for adventure lovers, the place is perfect to gear up on those skies and ride the snow in the midst of the heavenly Himalayas.
- Outer City Walk : A 11 kilometre trail around the city of Gulmarg in the lap of Kashmir valley, the Outer city walk is perfect for exploring the alpine goodness which is in-bred in the land.
- Mountain Biking : A new but popular sport, if you love mountain biking, then the terrain is perfect for that adrenaline rush you are looking for.
Gulmarg accommodates specialty shops that sell everything from Kashmiri Shawls to woollen knit-wear, spices, Pashminas, ornaments, linens, fur clothing, furniture made from walnut wood etc.
- Ladakh Art Palace : Perfect place to buy jewellery, antiques, clothing and handicrafts while in the city.
- Khan Cloth House : A good place to buy the Kashmiri Faran, Pashminas along with other clothes.
Below we have a list of things to do in Gulmarg and the places where you want to spend the best moments of your trip. At the same time, the city offers you the best neighborhoods to explore and new foods to try.
This list should help you in deciding and prioritizing what you should plan on your Gulmarg getaway. Find a mix of must-see tourist spots, underrated local hangouts, and maybe even a few new experiences you can try out.
Make the most of your trip to Gulmarg with confidence.