Sonamarg Kashmir Trekking

Sonamarg Kashmir can be the base point for many trekking routes.A trek in this region offers spectacular mountain scenery beautifully flowered campsites and excellent angling.it is an ideal extension for a trek between the lidder and sindh valley and provides first campsite for sonamarg lakes trek .

Sonamarg  lies underneath of zojali high mountain pass in great Himalayas. sonamarg gives rise of three great Himalayan peaks  and glaciers. sirbal peak 5230 meters, Amaranth peak 5180 meters and machoi peak 5450 meters. machoi glacier, thajiwas glacier.

Kashmir Sonamrg lakes trek

Sonamarg lakes trek starts from shutkar village.

historically sonamarg was gateway of ancient silk road.and was important place for foreign traders. sonamarg has small village  shutkar and has non permanent settlement  and lives seasonally during winter they shift to gagangear. sonamarg remains close in winter about four months due to heavy snow fall and avalanches. sonamarg is easy accessible from Srinagar three hours drive by car and 87 kilometers distance other local transport is also available.the best season for exploring sonamarg is month of April sonamarg looks like Iceland  snow carpet meadows snow tunnels on way to sonamarg

Kashmir high altitude lakes trekking

Sonamarg meadows of gold

 

 

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