Popularly known as the “Paradise on Earth”, Jammu and Kashmir is world famous for its scenic splendour, snow-capped mountains, plentiful wildlife, exquisite monuments, hospitable people and local handicrafts. Nestled in the Himalayan, Pir Panjal and Karakoram mountain ranges are renowned for their natural beauty and gentle people. Jammu and Kashmir is dotted with the most beautiful mountain peaks, massive glaciers, splendid monasteries, blue lakes, rivers, forests, verdant meadows and tall pine trees.
Along with the undaunted beauty of nature, the valley of Kashmir has also emerged as a complete alley of adventurous activities like trekking, hiking and river rafting. With time as the mountain trails has been acclaimed as a safe destination, there has been a gradual increase in the number of adventurous tourists in the valley.
The white snowy mountains not only add to the adventure but also provide a beautiful scenery which help in inducing the hikers to climb up until the peak. The trekkers starting from the base camp will go through a meadow with tall pine trees at Budsheri in the icy cool weather to reach Trunkhol. With the availability of basic amenities, the Forrest huts will provide a shelter to the hikers for night stay at Trunkhol. The last spot of the journey is Gangabal lake and while walking the distance the explorers will set foot on the fields covered with snow, an ideal place for a snow ball fight.