Thajiwas Glacier, Sonamarg

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  • Address: Forest Block, Jammu & Kashmir, 191203, Sonamarg
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Mountain, View Point, Family And Kids, Nature
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About Thajiwas Glacier, Sonamarg

These glaciers present a scenic view of the snow clad mountain peaks and small streams of water flowing beneath. People from all over the world come here for trekking and skiing. The high altitudes of this glacier and the density of snow give a rare experience of snow sports and activities. Everywhere one can find heavy sheets of snow spread profusely and the distant view of the surrounding pine and fir forests.

Thajiwas Glacier Information

  • Sledges and ponies are available on hire during the peak season.
  • You can also camp on the nearby grounds of the glacier.
  • Hiring a tour guide for enjoying the scenic vistasis recommended.
  • Do enjoy snow ball fights because you don’t usually get such snow covered land everywhere!

How To reach Thajiwas Glacier by Public Transport

  • Cars and taxis are available on hire. You can hire a car or a taxi from the taxi stand located near all the hotels and destinations in Sonamarg.

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Things to Know Before Visiting Thajiwas Glacier

  • 59.21% of people who visit Sonamarg include Thajiwas Glacier in their plan

  • 78.52% of people start their Thajiwas Glacier visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Thajiwas Glacier

Thursday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Thajiwas Glacier

People normally club together Vishansar Lake and Baltal while planning their visit to Thajiwas Glacier.

People also prefer to start their day with Thajiwas Glacier.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Thajiwas Glacier, Sonamarg Reviews

  • located at a distance of about 5-6 km is the Thajiwas glacier. Its an amazing place, Kids enjoy playing with the snow and sledge ride. One can have hot maggie and Tea too.

  • Heaven on earth. 50 km from srinagar towards leh highway. Snow skiing is also available. Large green plains definitely sooth your soul and mind. Peaceful ambience. Go without any fear or doubt. Can go via your private vehicle or take cab from TRC srinagar in 150rs

  • Most beautiful tourist hill spot where tourist from all over world are seen, whole of the year.....

  • Must visit place for mesmerising views of snow capped mountains along with snowfall. Throughout the year it remains covered under the snow. The place is 3-4 kms away from sonamarg on shrinagar - leh highway. Private vehicles are not allowed for going up to the glacier. Most convenient way reach from sonamarg is by local taxis or Pony's. Taxi drivers and Pony owners might overcharge you so taking a walk is also a good option.

  • Beautiful place Thajiwas glacier is in sonemarg area of Kashmir valley. it is a great place to visit for travelers in Kashmir the place is awesome mind refreshing. Sonemarg have mesmerising views of mountains and a beautiful river There are many more places and glaciers to visit in sonemarg and also the road to Kargil and Leh passes through the mountains of sonemarg You should must visit the place once in your life

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