What is Adventurous about Holiday in Sonamarg?
Sonamarg, its locale and its topography, breeds thrills for the adventure enthusiasts. There is snow-white glacier above 9000m, narrow and twisty mountain passages, lakes which are wide about 4km and some of them are highest in the entire valley of Kashmir, Wild Indus river rafting and river confluences, countless glacier-melting waterfalls in summer, beautiful camping sites in the palm of the valleys, density of brown trouts in the lakes and rivers for fishing and thick alpine forest for hiking through. Numerous trekking bases and trekking trails connect Sonamarg with different parts of Srinagar and Pahalgam. Baltal base-camp for spiritual Amarnath Yatra is also one of them to consider for an adventure trip to Sonamarg.
What is the best Time to Visit Sonamarg?
With most comfortable temperature – alpine flower covered valley - all accessible outdoor activities, Apr-Jun would be the peak season for Adventure Holiday in Sonamarg. Want to experience a winter wonderland? - Ice-covered Sonamarg in peak winter (Dec-Jan) does taste like that with skiing, sledging,skating. Monsoon is overcrowded with devotees.
What is the ideal duration of an adventure holiday to Sonamarg?
Adventure Things to do in Sonamarg as well as being magic-struck surely will occupy days but a minimum stay of 2nights can do the magic too! Don’t deny yourself some generous leisure time if your heart wants to settle down a bit. Rainy afternoon and cold evenings add more coziness.
How much does it cost to adventure holiday in Sonamarg?
Standard Sonamarg Adventure Holiday Packages of 2 nights would approximately cost 3K INR per day per adult basis. Considering camping, trekking arrangements, guided hiking, you might like to keep the budget a little higher. This excludes flight, any special choice of accommodation or services.
What are the Top adventure activities in Sonamarg ?
Adventure Trip to Sonamarg must include:
Indus river rafting
Trek to Thajiwas Glacier, by walk or by pony, and camping
Trekking to and camping at Baltaal
Trekking to lakes: Gadsar(5000m), Gangabal(3600m), Satsar (3600)
Starting for Ladakh by road trip or trek through Zoji la pass
Scenic trek through Nichinai pass to Krishnasar and Vishansar lake
Hiking through forests in Summer and Skiing in winter
Trout fishing at Krishnasar (3800m) lake
What are the top items in Sonamarg Cuisine?
Most simplistic celebration of Kashmir’s spirit is through tasting Dum Aloo. Sonamarg Adventure Holidays are incomplete if you do not delve into the non-vegetarian Kashmiri special. Red-lamb dish Rogan Josh, served with Saffron rice Or, mouth-watering Yakhni are the most special signature dish of Kashmiri cuisine. Don’t forget to sip in Kashmiri Kahwa together
What is the best way to get around in Sonamarg?
Enjoy the beauty of the valley by walking or by guided horse ride. This way you would have the best experience of the local flavor while taking in the overwhelming beauty all around. Bargain with the horse owner though. Taxis or cabs are always available to hire for Sonamarg Adventure Excursions.
What is the best way to reach Sonamarg?
Fastest and easiest way to reach for Adventure Holiday in Sonamarg is to fly to Srinagar Domestic Airport and then hiring a cab to cover 70km road. Train connection till Jammu Tawi Station is there and from there it is about 130km away. Regular state-run bus or private luxury coach bus options are there from both Jammu and Srinagar.
Are there adventure packages offered in Sonamarg?
Sonamarg Adventure Tour Packages are made for wide coverage of possible adventures with guidelines; Customization according to individual interests and pace is available; most importantly effective balance in terms of time and price make such worth picking.
What season is best for adventure in Sonamarg?
Summer is the most suitable time for adventures. Almost all places are open to explore and trek to; Ice melts on lakes but still visible in the veins of the Himalayan ranges - making the view more enthralling; Clear night sky in Apr-June suits riverside camping experiences; Flower blooms make your Sonamarg Adventure Packages even more richer experience.