The ‘meadow of flowers’ as the name translates is a hill station that draws visitors to its snowy peaks, skiing opportunities and the chance to ride on the famed Gondola, a cable car ride that is unforgettable as it takes you to stunning heights. On clear days, you might even be able to see the Nanga Parbat. Gulmarg is one of the most sought-after places to visit in Kashmir in May for the simple reason that this is the time of summer vacation in India. Families from all over the country head to this stunning holiday destination and its cooler climes. If you enjoy cold weather, then it could actually be one of the preferred places to visit in Kashmir in April.
Some of the activities that you can do in Gulmarg are skiing. You can even learn on the baby slopes with expert ski instructors. There are some challenging slopes for veterans as well, such as Aparwath Peak. People also enjoy snowboarding and sledging here while golfing enthusiasts will love the world’s second highest golf course at the altitude of 2650m! This 18-hole golf course offers picturesque views of the surrounding mountains. Other places to visit here include Baba Reshi Shrine, St. Mary’s Church and the Maharani Temple. Gulmarg’s stunning views make it one of the most popular places to visit in Kashmir.