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Sonamarg

Srinagar , Jammu and Kashmir

Sonamarg or Sonmarg, located at a hefty altitude 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. There is a ery valid reason as to why Kashmir is truly considered the paradise on earth. There are very few places which will have a blossom such as Kashmir in a climate which is perfect to live in. There are very few valleys, none in the Himalayas which boats of richness is colour such as Kashmir does and that is what makes this place absolutely unique in every way possible. This is a paradise that you will never want to leave once you reach it. 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. 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. All in all this is one of the places on earth which is unforgettable in its beauty and makes it a joy to have even visited here.

Distance / Time Current Temperature Mean Rainfall Altitude Population Best Times Min Hotel tariff
km / Hrs -13.0°C /7.0°F 20 mm 8743feet 10225.0 /km2 Coming Soon

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