Sonamarg - Gateway to Ladakh


A large number of tourists arrive to take a dip in the river, which is red in colour and is said to have medicinal properties. If you happen to be an adventurer at heart, do visit Thajiwas Glacier and hire an ice scooter to experience ice skiing.

Best time to visit: Jun-to-Oct
Things to do: Shikara Ride, Skiing, Garden Visit, Houseboat Stay, Gondola Ride, Sight Seeing


  • Flight - The Nearest Airport is Srinagar Airport, that is 70 km away from Sonamarg. Srinagar Airport is well-connected with domestic cities and International destinations.
  • Rail - The only station available near Sonamarg is Srinagar Railway Station. The station is well-connected to various cities throughout India. Cities like Jammu, Delhi, Chennai and many more are easily accessible via trains.
  • Road - State buses run daily and Sonamarg, Jammu and Srinagar are 400 km and 80 km away respectively. Jammu and Srinagar are connected to Sonamarg via National Road 44.


  • Local Bus - There are buses available for your daily commute. The buses run by the airport and major cities in Kashmir and around Sonamarg.
  • Taxi - You can easily hire a cab or taxi for day travels and conveniently.
  • Rental - Another option is hiring a car rental to drive around yourself and have a mini trip!

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