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Sonamarg Tour Information

Sonamarg literally means the "Meadow of Gold" is situated in the valley of Kashmir at the height of 2740 m above the sea level. This small and beautiful resort wraps with the meadows of flowers in spring with snowy mountains in the backdrop. It lies on the main trading route into Central Asia. It is the last major point for drive into Ladakh across Zoji La Pass. The passage to Sonamarg is through the Sindh Valley which is bountiful with Trout and Masheer. It is the last halt on the Kashmir side for the drive from Srinagar to Leh. Sonamarg act as the main base for the treks that passes along several mountain lakes like Vishansar, Kishansar, Gadsar, Satsar and Gangabal. It is one of the major base camps for undertaking pilgrimage to the holy shrines of Amarnath. Tour to Sonamarg is like dream come true for trekkers and hikers. It has various adventurous routes with beautiful green water and frozen lakes around. Its high altitudes make it cold even during the months of summers and the best time for a tour to Sonamarg is from April to June. It is a perfect place for fun loving people as there are various activities that one can enjoy. Ascending Sindh River is an ideal place for fishing, angling and river rafting. One can also indulge in paragliding and feel the thrill of adventure. Island retreat a park amidst river Sindh en route Sonamarg is a delight for short stopovers. The cool breeze of river Sindh, fresh fragrance of flowers and snow clad mountains in the backdrop makes the tour to Sonamarg one of the cherished memories of visitors.