Skiing in Gulmarg | Gulmarg Adventure Trip

Skiing in Gulmarg | Gulmarg Adventure Trip

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About


The ethereal hill station beating its contemporaries for centuries is the one and one only Gulmarg! Gulmarg holds the crown for “Meadow of Flowers”, and rightfully so, as it adorns bloom-shower in the summer season, displaying flowers like daisies and bluebells. The Gulmarg winters are a snowy spectacle!

In the 6 Nights 7 Days Snow Skiing Training Package in Gulmarg, sink in the snow-clad peaks of Pir Panjal ranges of the Himalayas. Give rise to the adventure-seeker in you by hopping on the chance to ski on the enamoring peaks of Gulmarg, a destination cherished by all!

Gulmarg being one of the popular destinations in India also boasts the world’s highest & Asia’s longest cable car project which is called Gulmarg Gondola. Trust us when we say that skiing in Gulmarg will unravel a world away from the monotone.

Our Gulmarg skiing course will cover all the nitty-gritty details of skiing, from how to stand to how to slope, you will be learning everything a skiing expert should know!

What you will do


Day 1: Arrival In Gulmarg

  • We will arrive in Gulmarg.
  • We will meet at Srinagar airport & drive to Gulmarg.
  • We will check into our rooms at the hotel.
  • In the evening we’ll get a briefing of the program outline including goals and training objectives.
  • Have dinner and sleep the night away.

Day 2: Skiing Training Session | Basic Guidance

  • Rise and shine & have breakfast at the hotel.
  • After breakfast, our representative will escort us to the ski shop where we shall collect our skiing equipment and gear.
  • Proceed to the training slopes where our ski instructor shall be waiting for us and embark on a journey to learn this wonderful sport of skiing.
  • The first session ends at 1 p.m.
  • There will be a lunch break from 1 to 2 p.m.
  • The Second session of skiing from 2 to 4 p.m.
  • Return to the hotel & relax for the day.

Day 3: Skiing Training Session | 85th Slope

  • After breakfast, we will proceed to go skiing.
  • Today we shall be skiing at the 85th slope.
  • We will learn snowplow techniques and turning techniques today.
  • The session ends at 4.
  • Now we return to the hotel & relax.

Day 4: Skiing Training Session | Highland Slope

  • After breakfast, we again proceeded to go skiing.
  • Today we will be skiing at the Highland slope.
  • We get to learn stick plant technique, carving, etc.
  • The session ends at 4.
  • Go back to the hotel and relax for the day.

Day 5: Skiing Training Session | Gulmarg Gandola

  • Another wholesome day for skiing after breakfast!
  • Today we shall be going to the gondola first phase for skiing.
  • It will be a really thrilling day as we ski down a 6 km stretch.
  • Post skiing: we can do snow bikes or sledding. We can do snowboarding too.
  • Return to the hotel.

Day 6: Skiing Training Session | Alternate Skiing Routes

  • After breakfast, we shall be going to the gondola first phase again for skiing.
  • Today we will be taking another route to ski on like forest line, bumpy line, and steep ridge.
  • We get to show our skills today!

Day 7: Departure

  • Depart from Gulmarg.
  • After Breakfast, we will check out.
  • We will drop you at the airport for the onward journey.

Short itinerary


Day 1: Arrival In Gulmarg

Day 2: Skiing Training Session | Basic Guidance

Day 3: Skiing Training Session | 85th Slope

Day 4: Skiing Training Session | Highland Slope

Day 5: Skiing Training Session | Gulmarg Gandola

Day 6: Skiing Training Session | Alternate Skiing Routes

Day 7: Departure

Inclusions


  • Pick up and drop at the airport.
  • 6 nights accommodation in a 3-star hotel.
  • Breakfast from Day 2 to Day 7 & Dinner from Day 1 to day 6.
  • Services of ski instructors for 5 days.
  • Ski Equipment and safety gear including skies; poles; helmets; gloves; ski goggles; ski shoes; waterproof clothing rent for 5 days.
  • Gandola ride passes for 2 days.
  • Course certificates for all students.

Exclusions


  • Any other Food and Beverage charge that is not included in the package.
  • Any other expense not mentioned in the inclusion column.
  • GST (5%) is applicable extra.
  • Any other costing involved due to any kind of natural calamity forced circumstances which are out of our control.

Things to keep in mind


  • Authentic Government ID Card
  • Comfortable warm clothing like woolen socks, cap, fleece jackets or warmers, down jacket, toiletries.
  • Sunscreen & lip balm, Good U/V protection sunglasses
  • Personal Medicines (if any)
  • Gears
  • A rucksack bag and a day pack
  • 3-liter water bladder or water bottle
  • Clothes
  • A sun cap and a woolen cap
  • UV protected sunglasses
  • One cotton long sleeves and 2 short sleeve t-shirt
  • 1 pair of gloves
  • At least 2 long pants (trek pants and cargo pants are favorable)
  • 2 pairs of socks
  • A small towel
  • A rain jacket or a poncho
  • Footwear
  • Above-the-ankle waterproof and breathable hiking boots with good grip
  • Flip flops/sandals
  • Medication
  • One strip of Diamox
  • Glucose powder
  • Medicines for headaches, diarrhea, motion, and altitude sickness
  • Dettol
  • Bandages
  • Cotton
  • Personal Accessories
  • Toothpaste, toothbrush
  • Paper soap, or sanitizer
  • Sunscreen minimum of spf40, lip balm, cold creams
  • Body spray
  • LED torchlight

Important COVID-19 Guidelines


  • Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, everyone will be tested for body temperature daily.
  • Please maintain sufficient distance while using the common area
  • Always sanitize your hands before using any common area amenities
  • Regular sanitization of the property will be done at regular intervals to ensure safety and hygiene.
  • Keep wearing your mask while traveling nearby.

Property Rules


●    Smoking and drinking are strictly prohibited in all the treks.

●    All the participants coming for the trek should be aware of our Terms and Conditions

●    Enjoy yourself to the fullest

●    Live-Laugh-Love while working

●    Do carry your Musical Instruments!

Cancellation Policy


  • No Refund shall be made with respect to the initial booking amount for any cancellations.
  • However, If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of the trip cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
  • If cancellations are made 15-30 days before the start date of the trip, 75% of the trip cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
  • If cancellations are made within 0-15 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of the trip cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
  • In the case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be canceled and in such cases, the operator will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However, no refund will be provided for the same.
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Basic Skiing Course / night

₹5,249

Your checkout date will be 11 Dec 2021

₹5,249/per

organized by  WanderOn


COVID-19 safety measures

Regular temperature checks

Mandatory mask

Regular room sanitisation

Safety amenities available

Sanitised vehicles