Three persons skiing downhill at Gulmarg
A hill station in Jammu and Kashmir, Gulmarg is famous as a snowboarding vacation spot. At an altitude of 8500 feet, it gets quite a few snowfall (ideal for snowboarding) in the winters, while it serves as a retreat at some stage in summer months. While you may not witness blizzard presently of the year, you can still ski on the triumphing snow nicely into April. Gulmarg got its name from Sultan Yusuf Shah who was known to regularly visit along with his spouse. It literally manner meadow of flowers.