Golf Course in Gulmarg
Located at 2,650 m altitude with an amazing view
Rated 4.35/5 ( based on 2905 reviews )
Best time to visit
Apr - Jun
2 - 3 Days
About the Golf Course in Gulmarg
Gulmarg golf course is also amongst the few largest 18-hole golf courses in our country. For golfers, this is a dream golfing destination in India. Tourists love to visit this place to golf, or to learn to golf. Golfing in Gulmarg started as early as the 1920s, when India was British India. Since then, the golf course has changed over the years and the present property is designed by renowned golf course designer Ranjit Nanda. The overall size of the golf course measures 7505 yards at a par of 72, which was inaugurated by the honorable Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir (Omar Abdullah) in 2011.
Gulmarg as a town is world famous for its natural beauty and snow clad beauty. While winter sports are a major attraction in Gulmarg, golfing is another sport that is very popular here. People from around the world escape summer heat and come golfing in the lush green golf course of Gulmarg. Snowy mountains serve as an excellent picturesque backdrop to the golf course.
When you are a hobby golfer and you get to enjoy golf in such beautiful surroundings, it sure does lift your spirits which helps lifting the golf ball higher as well. There are many reasons, people love to golf in Gulmarg and a few are listed below:
Its historic appeal and the British angle of the golf course layout
It being the highest possible green golf course of the world
It has the longest practice range that is dual sided
The picturesque contrast it offers, i.e., green course against the snowy white hills
The facility and faculty it offers to train eager amateurs
Here, you can enjoy golfing for more time than in your regular city golf courses because of the pleasant climate and enjoyable atmosphere. The Gulmarg golf course is functional most part of the years other than the extreme snow laden months of the year (December to April).
Tourists can hire the Golf Sets and balls from local professionals with the help of the Tourism Department. The golf course is as luxurious as it can get to give you a memorable experience even if you are a first timer. Many tournaments have been hosted here as well.
Even as a regular tourist, do not miss this spot and drop by to experience golf like never before. You will not be disappointed for sure. Summer months are ideal to visit this place. Hire a golf kit and take the help of trainers of the Gulmarg golf course to learn a new sport in mountains that will give you a different kind of adventurous dose.
Unlimited Choices. Trusted Agents. Best Prices. Happy Memories.
Places To Visit In Gulmarg
Let the experts guide you to the best of this mesmerizing destinationView All
Alpather Lake in Gulmarg
Sandwiched between mighty mountains and lush green meadows covered with wildflowers, the Alpather Lake located in Gulmarg is spellbinding. This lake stays frozen until most part of the year. Even if you visit in mid-June, you will get to see the frozen version of Alpather lake. Summertime lasts from May to September and thi...
Apharwat Peak in Gulmarg
Apharwat Peak is one of the main attractions of Gulmarg tourism. Ski-lovers always find their way to this summit to enjoy their hobby. This place is sure to provide you an out of the world experience while skiing. Since Kashmir is popularly known as the Switzerland of India, you would not deny this post your visit to Apharw...
Ningle Nallah in Gulmarg
Ningle Nallah is just 10kms away from the Gulmarg town. Mountains always have wild stream and rivulets flowing here and there. Ningle Nallah is one such mountain stream that has become a popular tourist attraction of Gulmarg. Either side of the stream is like a painted canvas of green meadows with wildflowers. The gurgling ...
St. Mary`s Church in Gulmarg
Every tourist destination has some religious places among the sought-after tourist spots. Religious places are mostly characterized by architectural excellence of our ancestors. This 100 years old church stands sturdy and tall even after so many years.
However, St. Mary’s Church of Gulmarg did receive some renovation and ...
- Religious Tour
- Orthodox Church
Golf Course in Gulmarg
Gulmarg golf course is also amongst the few largest 18-hole golf courses in our country. For golfers, this is a dream golfing destination in India. Tourists love to visit this place to golf, or to learn to golf. Golfing in Gulmarg started as early as the 1920s, when India was British India. Since then, the golf course has c...
- Golf Course
Things To Do In Gulmarg
Your list of the best things to do, compiled on the basis of actual traveler experiencesView All
Gondola Ride in Gulmarg
Background history says that the work on the Gulmarg Gondola Project was started by the Government of Jammu and Kashmir in 1987. The whole Gondola ride has two phases: Phases I and II namely from Gulmarg to Kongdoori and Kongdoori to Apharwat Peak respectively. The time taken to complete the first phase is around 10 minutes...
Fishing in Gulmarg
Many people love fishing and fishing in a hill station is something else. The serenity, view and weather that hill stations have to offer, make the whole fishing activity even more interesting. Fishing is more of a summer activity in Gulmarg.
Since the summer sees extra crowd populating the ski resorts, it is recommended ...
- Fishing trip
Skiing at a Ski Resort in Gulmarg
Gulmarg is considered as the best skiing destination of India. This place is characterized by steep skiing slopes that are set amongst breathtaking and picturesque views. Due to these qualities, Gulmarg draws ski enthusiasts in large numbers every year. The skiing area of Gulmarg is known as the Gulmarg ski resort. The Alp...
Tea Plucking in Gulmarg
When talking about “things to do” in Gulmarg, you can indulge in tea plucking. Of course, there`s no skipping the mountainous adventure sports like skiing and snowboarding but you must also get to experience the local non-adventurous activities like tea plucking.
For those who like the slow side of life instead of the ris...
- Tea gardens
Our experts would love to create a package just for you!
Fill in your requirements here >
Fastest Growing Holiday Marketplace
Easy, Secure & Reliable
Authentic Traveler Reviews
Read on to find out why our customers love us!
Shiva's 4 days trip to Gulmarg
Vinaya's 4 days trip to Gulmarg
Gaurav's 5 days trip to Gulmarg
Aditya's 6 days trip to Gulmarg
Arunkumarsangam's 6 days trip to Gulmarg
Csc's 5 days trip to Gulmarg
Kalyan's 5 days trip to Gulmarg
Manisha's 5 days trip to Gulmarg
Deepa's 4 days trip to Gulmarg
Smita's 6 days trip to Gulmarg
Want best packages handpicked just for you?
Fill the form and get a callback from our holiday experts
FAQ's of Gulmarg
Read on to find out why our customers love us!
Is the golfing facility always available in Gulmarg?
From December to April, the golf course is shrouded in a blanket of snow and hence is not usable.
What is so special about this golf park in Gulmarg?
The Golf Course is situated at an altitude of 2,650 m and is the highest green golf of the world.
How It Works
Personalise This Package
Make changes as per your travel plan & submit the request.
Get Multiple Quotes
Connect with top 3 agents, compare quotes & customize further.
Book The Best Deal
Pay in easy installments & get ready to enjoy your holiday.