The thrilling experience of skiing cannot be described in words. In the earlier times though, this adventure activity was not very popular but it has now become one of the most sought-after ones. Skiing enthusiasts can wade through spotless powdery snow in India at various challenging spots but for the beginners, there are easy slopes too where they can enjoy skiing, accompanied by expert instructors.
The hills and mountains of India offer excellent opportunities for an adventure- packed vacation filled with a lot of with excitement for exploring the beauty of the valleys, along with tracking exotic flora and fauna along the route.
Currently, Gulmarg is counted in world’s top 5 skiing areas. It also houses the highest cable car in the world. Popular as the leading upland skiing destination of Kashmir at the altitude of 2, 730 meters, Gulmarg has to offer best- equipped winter sports opportunities in the country between the months of December to April. This place is visited by Skiers from all across the world because of world- class facilities and equipments for skiing.
In the months of winter, the slopes of Garhwal and Kumaon also become perfect for skiing because of their wide open spaces above the snowline.
Other very popular India’s skiing destination is Auli in Garhwal, Uttarakhand that has clean snowy slopes, deep forests, offering a view of the Nanda Devi, Mana Parbat, Dunagiri and Kamet.
Kufri, Narkanda, Manali in Himachal are no less. While Manali is great for skiing in both summers and winters, but in Narkanda, you can enjoy skiing on the slopes during summers. For those who visit Shimla, Kufri is the place to indulge in skiing during winters.
Indian Holiday has to offer impressive skiing packages in the majestic hill towns of India. Opt for one right away for an amazing skiing experience.