International tourists and other individuals those who love skiing or have chosen skiing as the recreational activity will be able to glide wonderfully over the snow-capped mountains when they chose Jammu which is situated at the northern part of India. Sportsmen and trekkers those who like skiing can pack their skiing gear and step into the rich mountains that are situated at Jammu which is one of scenic and panoramic tourist destinations of India. Skiing experts those who are good at alpine, Nordic and telemarking skiing can admire the beauties of skies and the natural ice-capped mountains when they fly over Jammu Mountains. Foreigners from many western and eastern countries step into Gulmarg, Kashmir which is considered as the best ski resort in the valley of Kashmir. Jammu which is considered as a silent valley encourages tourism and attracts millions of people throughout the year.
Youngsters both men and women can take part in skiing activities with great enthusiasm when they enter the city of Jammu during the months of December and April. Only during this period, Jammu sees lots of tourist activities. Skiing on the snow-clad mountains of Gulmarg will be a wonderful and enjoyable experience and tourists those who love to watch the skiing activities can book best resorts well-in-advance which is situated at Patnitop, Sanasar, and Kud. Jammu and Kashmir Tourist Development Corporation (JKTDC) will guide, support and help the international tourists and provide them best accommodation during their stay.
Skiing is a Popular and Ancient Sporting Activity :
It is worth to note that skiing activities were founded by the British during 1927 and right from that time this sport is gaining extreme momentum. People reach Jammu and Kashmir with great expectation and anxiety to take part in skiing sports and the Jammu tourism department organizes this event in an extravagant way. Indian and international tourists will rejoice traveling in the cable car which is situated 4000 meters above the sea level. During pre-independence era, hundreds of skiers assemble at Gulbarga during Christmas and Easter to take part in skiing. Youngsters those who are watching skiing for the first time or planning to learn the sport from talented skiers can step into this place and enjoy learning from the senior sports personalities.
Tourists will also be able to mingle with the citizens those who hail from other countries when they step into Jammu. Globe trotters, tourists, and other visitors can also visit other site seeing places that are situated in Jammu and Kashmir like Bahu fort, Dogra art museum, Amar Mahal palace, Raghunath temple, Baag-e-bahu and mando zoo. Jammu and Kashmir enjoy salubrious climate throughout the year since it is several meters above the sea level. Tourists from cold and snowy climates will love staying in this beautiful city and enjoy seeing all the interesting places. Businessmen, those who suffer from stress can relax on the mountains’ and resorts that are situated in the city of Jammu. People will enjoy the lush greens, rich hillocks, rivers and misty mountains.