Kashmir Great Lakes Trek – Trek The Himalayas

Irrespective of time and age, the famous quote of Mughal Emperor Jahangir “If there is heaven on earth, it’s here, it’s here, it’s here”, for the spectacular land of Kashmir, still stands true in every sense. Based on the northern extreme of the India, the land of Kashmir is known as an epitome of fascinating serene beauty, pristine and panoramic that it is never a mistake to conclude the place as the crowned top of the country. The spectacular beauty of the land is so famed that millions of travelers from across the globe visit the station every year to explore the magic of nature closely. Along with tours, trekking trips are also quite popular in this location. The Kashmir Great Lakes trek is one of the most popular trekking trips in this location where one can explore the treasures of nature in a whole new way. The spectacular beauty of alpine meadows and sky high snow clad mountains and shimmering lakes is a sight that pleases every heart. Kashmir Great Lakes trek is a trekking expedition of 72kms which commences from Sonamarg at 7,800 feet, reaches the highest point Gadsar Pass at 13,750 feet and concludes at Naranag at 7450 feet. The trek is full of extensive mountain walking with some steep climbs and sharp descends. Overall the trekking trip is not considered as difficult but of moderate level though it can be quite physically demanding for which proper fitness is absolutely necessary. This trekking trip can be done by first time trekkers too and no previous experience in the field is necessary. Honestly, this particular trekking trip...