Located at an elevation of 2000 feet above Gulmarg, one of the most famous tourist destinations in India, is Khilanmarg. It is merely 6 kms away from the beautiful hill station in Jammu and Kashmir.
Khilanmarg is a small valley that is encircled by the tallest Himalayan peaks. Each year, thousands of tourists flock to the beautiful valley to enjoy the thrill of some of the most popular adventure sports that the place has to offer. One downside to the place, however, is that it cannot be reached on vehicles. One has to trek from Gulmarg or hitch a ride on a pony to reach this nature’s marvel. This also makes it a more exciting journey who those who seek thrill.
Despite being cold place, Khilanmarg is replete with colorful and aromatic flowers during the spring season. During winters, it is crowded with tourists because it becomes a great spot for skiing. The famous Manga Parbat and the Nun and Kun are also easily visible from here, making it a tourists destination of great significance.