Kashmir Great Lakes Trek

It is one of the most popular trekking destinations in Kashmir. It is the second coldest place on earth. The mesmerizing lakes and holy pilgrimage sites dotted with tiny wildflowers makes this journey a fascinated one. The perfect blend of nature, mesmerizing views, and adventure activity make Kashmir great lakes trek a unique experience. The best time to do the Kashmir Great Lakes trek is from June to September.

During this time, trekkers can enjoy the greenery with the mesmerizing view of the blooming flowers all around. It is situated in the Sonmarg region, the Kashmir Great lakes trekking trails offer a wide variety of activities and places for sightseeing. Trekkers can get a mesmerizing view of Vishansar Lake. Trekkers can walk through the beautiful valley next to a water stream. Kashmir Great Lakes Trek is the best summer trek in Himalayas.

Kashmir Great Lakes Trek

Day 1: Arrive at Sonamarg

Altitude: 7800 ft

Sonamarg is a famous hill station in the Ganderbal district. It attracts not just regular tourists but also adventure trekkers, climbers, and mountaineers. The Kashmir Great Lake Trek is a unique trekking trail, it offers a unique diversity of landscapes. It is located in the Ganderbal district of Jammu and Kashmir. This beautiful valley is home to a variety of peaks. It is a gateway to Ladakh and also a popular trekking destination.  This place is famous for Amarnath Yatra. It is also a picturesque town known for its wonderful Alpine flowers and natural beauty around. Sonamarg is one of the most heavily visited tourist places in the Indian Himalayas. This is a picturesque region north of Srinagar. Himalayan Climber offers the best Sonamarg Holiday Packages.

 

Day 2: Sonamarg to Nichnai via Shekdur

Altitude: 11,500 ft

The Kashmir Great Lake trekking starts from Sonamarg to Nichnai. Sonamarg is also famous for Amarnath Yatra. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and capture the beautiful Sonamarg Valley. For adventure trekkers who want to enjoy adventure camping at the hill station, this base camp is the ideal destination.

The trail enters a green meadow and overlooks the beautiful hamlet. After half an hour accent, you are at the top of the meadow.  Trekkers can see the Maple and pine trees forest. The trekking trail continues to Shekdur campsite surrounded by Bhoj trees. Get ready for the pictures and enjoy the happy moments at the campsite.

Had lunch and trek continued to Nichnai. The trekking trail is from the meadows for half an hour then goes down and accent back to a river valley. At the beginning of the Nichnai campsite, look back and capture the view of the snow-clad peaks of Sonamarg valley. Reach Nichnai and camp here for the night.

 

Day 3: Nichnai to Vishansar lake (1200 ft) via Nachnai Pass

Altitude: 1200 ft

Trek starts from Nichnai to Vishansar lake, through the beautiful meadows. Kashmir great lake trek is undoubtedly the most scenic trek in India. This campsite welcomes the trekkers with a beautiful lake. The trail offers lush green meadows, beautiful lakes, and a view of the best peaks. Descending rapidly to the rocky trails, the beautiful trail offers red flowers all around. This beautiful trek has a variety and scenic landscapes.

Stop here and see the mesmerizing view of the flowery meadows, lakes, and majestic peaks.  The mesmerizing lake starts getting its colors when the sun shines. A few hours’ walk to Vishansar lake, you will reach the campsite.

 

Day 4: Acclimatization 

The Kashmir Great lakes trek takes you through the different landscapes and it is truly a spectacle to look out for. Trekkers can explore the area around and prepare for the next day.

Day 5: Vishansar lake to Gadsar via Gadsar Pass

Altitude: 13,750 ft

It is a moderately challenging trek in Indian Himalayas and is the most serene part of Kashmir. Day 5 is the longest day of the Kashmir great lakes trek. The trek starts from Vishansar lake towards its sibling Krishasar lake. Trekkers can also see a glimpse of three Gadsar Lakes. Kashmir Great Lakes Trek is difficult, physical fitness is essential for this trek.

The trek ascends to the Gadsar pass, it is clearly shown from Krishasar. You can also catch the glimpse of the crystal blue water and snow-clad mountains in the background.

Day 6: Gadsar Pass to Satsar (12,00 ft)  :Kashmir Great Lakes Trek

Having breakfast and ascend towards meadows of Rasbal. The Kashmir Great Lakes is a combination of different valleys. This is the easiest day of this trek. It has many attractions and offers a bouquet of 11 alpine lakes.

We continue our trekking trail through seven small lake of Satsar. The Satsar lake is located in the Ganderbal district of Jammu and Kashmir.

 

Day 7: Satsar to Gangabal Twin lakes via Zaj Pass

The trekking trail starts from Satsar to Gangabal. This is a final pass of the Kashmir Great Lakes Trek. Trekkers the enjoy the view of the various lake are Krishnasar, Vishnusar, Gadsar, Nandkol, and Gangabal. It is a moderate-level trek and is best for fit first-timers and experienced trekkers. This trek offers you a lifetime of unforgettable memories and fulfills all of the trekker’s expectations.

From the top of the last Gangabal Pass, you can see the two beautiful alpine lakes (Gangabal and Nundkol ) and the beautiful camp Mount Haramukh (5300 m). Nundkol campsite is the last campsite of this trek.

Day 8: Gangbal to Naranag (7450 ft), Drive to Srinagar

After having breakfast, it will be time to take an excursion toward Naranag. Trek goes through the deodar and Pine trees. Kashmir great lakes trek is among the most beautiful trekking routes in Himalayas. Reach Naranag and visit the Naga Temple built in the 8th century. Drive back to Srinagar, night stay in the hotel.

Day 1: Arrive at Sonmarg

Day 2: Sonmarge to Nichnai via Shekdur

Day 3: Nichnai to Vishansar lake via Nachnai Pass

Day 4: Acclimatization

Day 5: Vishansar lake to Gadsar via Gadsar Pass

Day 6: Gadsar Pass to Satsar

Day 7: Satsar to Gangabal Twin lakes via Zaj Pass

Day 8: Gangbal to Naranag, Drive to Srinagar

Kashmir Great Lake Trek

Tour Reviews

5.00 based on 66 reviews
July 14, 2021

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July 14, 2021

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August 6, 2021

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