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Apharwat Peak

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Near Alpather Lake | Khilanmarg, Gulmarg, India
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All reviews gondola ride frozen lake heaven on earth cable car kashmir valley must visit place breathing problems dont miss warm clothes sea level gum boots snow clad fresh snow once in a lifetime beautiful place mind blowing weather conditions
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just phase 1 is not that great. Real fun lies in going to phase 2 Although u need to have some luck with u as many times phase 2 is closed due to bad weather. The view from the phase 2 is breathtaking and there...More

Thank vikas k
Reviewed 1 week ago

we loved coming up here and being in the snow...at least for a little while. It's a great ride up. There are hawkers who are quite pesty and don't seem to like to take "no" for an answer.

Thank fozjon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went in October hoping to see beautiful valley but were lucky to witness first snowfall of the season. Weather was amazing with cool breeze Had maggi and hot coffee which was amazing but costly Enjoyed a lot here with fresh snow View from peak...More

Thank SaurabhA483
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited in the first week of October hence didn't expect snow at all. Coincidentally this year it snowed in the first week and we were lucky enough to find snow in second phase. From Phase 1 you will get a good view of Gulmarg...More

1  Thank Shubhanjali
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's an experience to reach such heights. But beware that it costs Rs.1600 by the cable car to be there, which is the only option. We were there in the first week of October when not snowfall was there. But could still experience some residual...More

Thank MBaskar
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Hi All , Being a heart patient(3 Stent ) , I have been to Gulmarg with my 4 yr kid last year in march 1 st week.. it was -2 to -4 degree temperature but it was not a issue for me or for my...More

1  Thank Frnd78
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I recommend this visit I tracked up it was easy tracking up to the peak. The sight is breathtaking the weather was cool n pleasant u can either go up through the cable car or track up .I suggests do both.bring water along with you...More

1  Thank krazite
Reviewed 27 August 2018

one of the nicest place in occupied Kashmir. after reaching the 2nd level of the gondola, u need to walk like 40 mins, depending on ur fitness to reach at the top. the view is super cool and the walk up to it not easy...More

1  Thank Jalal I
Reviewed 24 August 2018

you basically have to reach this place by the gondola phase 2 ....the view atop is breathtaking....it is strongly advised to keep extra pair of clothes ....the weather is highly unpredictable....keep special care of your children....you need to have special shoes for walking on the...More

1  Thank Gaurav C
Reviewed 22 August 2018

need to trek from Gondola phase 2. it took us 5 hours to and fro. the view is amazing. one should try to do this trek. it needs guts to do, but reaching there is heaven. very near to the LOC

Thank Arijit R
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25 September 2018|
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Response from meetamadhlani30 | Reviewed this property |
Actually 2 days are very less for Kashmir. You will miss many good places. As Dal Lake is Good for sight Seeing. but Don waste much time in shikara ride. As its very slow. Gardens are ok.. Go to Dudhpatri thats cool.
27 August 2018|
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Response from drkakkar | Reviewed this property |
The weather should be pleasant but you need woollen for phase 2 gondola.