Among all the magnificent places to visit in Jammu and Kashmir, Sonamarg has its own beauty and grace! Also known as the ‘Meadow of Gold’, it is one of the most charming hill stations in the state and is known for its opulent beauty. Jotted with captivating hills and mountains that are blanketed with pearl-white snow, gurgling rivers and mesmeric glaciers, Sonamarg truly makes it in the list of must-visit places in India.
Beautifully sited on the banks of the Nallah Sindh, this graceful alpine valley is cossetted by the some of the fascinating peaks of the Himalayan Range. Located at an astounding height of 2,800m and around 84km from Srinagar, the meadow of gold got its name from its snow-clad mountains that reflects the magical views of the cerulean sky. Adding more to this enticing phenomenon, as the sun rises over the horizon, the entire Sonamarg valley creates a captivating spell on its visitors.