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Sonamarg Hill Station

Sonamrg is one of the most beautiful hill stations of Indian state Jammu & Kashmir. Renowned as "Meadows of Gold", the Premier hill resort is situated at an altitude of 2,740 m above the sea level. It is the last major point in the valley of Kashmir before the Zoji La Pass into Ladakh. The hill station of Sonamarg is framed by snowy mountains against the sapphires sky with the abundance of flowers that wraps the meadows in the season of spring. It is one of the most popular and scenic hill stations in India which is largely frequented by the travellers from all across the world. If you are an adventure sport lover and trekking is your passion then the hill station of Sonamarg is a perfect destination for you. It is a major base for trekkers from where they can trek to various lakes like Vishansar, Kishansar, Gadsar and Gangabal. The hill station of Sonamarg also serves as a base for pilgrimage tour to Amarnath during the months of July/ August. It is not only a good base for treks but also a jumping off point for trips to Ladakh. Among the other places to visit in Sonamarg is two beautiful lakes named Gadsar and Satsar Lakes. Both of them are surrounded by blooming flowers and trees and are worthy a visit during a trip to Sonamarg. The other destination that you can’t afford to miss on a trip to this scenic beauty is Nilgrad and Nichnai Pass which are famous for their trekking trails. The best time to visit Sonamarg hill station is from April to June to explore the beauty of this place to the fullest.

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