Embark on a captivating adventure through the breathtaking landscapes of Kashmir with the Sonmarg Vishansar Naranag Trek. This 8-day trek takes you deep into the heart of the Himalayas, where you’ll encounter pristine lakes, lush meadows, and towering mountain peaks. Starting from Srinagar, the journey leads you through Sonmarg and the enchanting meadows of Shokadri. Along the way, you’ll discover stunning gems like Vishnasar and Krishnasar Lakes, each surrounded by their unique charm. The trek culminates in the picturesque Naranag region, offering a perfect blend of natural beauty and adventure. Immerse yourself in this trekking paradise and create memories that will last a lifetime.
Day 01: Arrival Srinagar
Upon arrival at Srinagar, our representative will greet you at the airport and transfer you to a comfortable houseboat. As you travel from the airport to the houseboat, enjoy the scenic views of Srinagar. Overnight stay in houseboats.
Day 02: Srinagar – Sonamarg – Nichnai (85+9 Km, by car/trek)
Today, an early morning departure from Srinagar takes you by car along the picturesque Sind River to Sonamarg. Your trek begins in Shitkari, just 2 km from Sonamarg, with a steep yet steady climb through the meadows of Shokadri. Reach Nichnai and set up camp for an overnight stay.
Day 03: Nichnai – Vishnasar – Krishansar Lake (15 Km)
Embark on an ascent to Nichnai pass (above 4000 mts) and descend towards Vishnasar and Krishnasar Lakes, a 5-6 hour walk through meadows adorned with wildflowers. Pitch your tent by the end of the day, after crossing a stream. Overnight in tents.
Day 04: Krishansar – Gadsar (12 Km)
Set off early for Gadsar Lake, also known as the Lake of Flowers, passing Krishansar Lake and ascending the steep heights of Gadsar pass (4080 mtrs). Descend through Yamsar Lake to reach Gadsar. Overnight in tents.
Day 05: Gadsar – Satsar Lakes (16 Km)
From Gadsar to Poshpatri (The valley of flowers), enjoy an easy ascent followed by a gradual walk through Megandub and Dupta Pani. Finally, set up camp at the base of Zagibal Mountain. Overnight in tents.
Day 06: Satsar – Gangabal Lake (8 Km)
Ascend Zajibal Pass (4180 mt), cross a small glacier, and witness the breathtaking Mount Haramukh. Descend to Gangabal, where you’ll find the twin beautiful lakes of Gangabal and Nundkol. Overnight in tents.
Day 07: Gangabal – Naranag – Srinagar
Trek through Bodpathri and Trunkol meadows, descending through the pine woods to reach Naranag. Here, board our car, and within approximately 2 hours, you’ll be back in Srinagar. Enjoy an overnight stay in a houseboat.
Day 08: Srinagar Departure
Before your departure from Srinagar, you have the option to explore the city on a sightseeing tour if time allows. Our representative will drop you off at the airport for your onward journey.