Sonamarg is not only known for its beauty, but for its adventure sports as well. A quaint hill station like Sonamarg has become a major hub for adrenaline junkies who like to indulge in blood-pumping physical activities while being surrounded by the beauty of nature.
Whitewater River Rafting: Sonamarg holds a rafting competition every year and boosts the competitive spirits of people. Indus river of Sonamarg is famous for whitewater river rafting. The river is surrounded by hills on the either sides. Under proper guidance, even a novice can enjoy the pleasure of rafting in Sonamarg.
Camping: Sonamarg is the perfect place for camping under the starry nights. You can set up your camp on the bank of a river and have a bonfire. Baltal Valley, in particular, is an ideal place in to enjoy camping. It is surrounded by thick forests and magnificent landscapes.
Trekking: You can enjoy short as well long treks in Sonamarg. A trek to Vishansar, Krishnasar, Gangabal, Satsar and Gadsar lake can be undertaken by experienced trekkers. This trek is known as Kashmir Great Lakes Trek. If you are physically fit and experienced, you can venture into faraway territories. You can trek to Leh via Zoji La Pass.
Skiing: In winters, Sonamarg is a skiing heaven. White blanket veils the peaks of the Himalayas, and Sonamarg turns into a snowy kingdom. You can indulge in skiing here. You can even choose to relax with your family and build snowmen! You must go to see Sonamarg?s winters before the wet spells of snow transpire.