Confining to sheer beauty and serenity, Gadsar Lake is a picturesque alpine lake located at the Ganderbal district of Kashmir Valley. True to its name, Gadsar meaning lake of fish, the tourism place is acclaimed to be one of the finest fishing spots in Kashmir which should be visited at least once in a lifetime. Offering a splendid view of the entire region, the high altitude lake has gained popularity among the trekkers looking for adventure in Kashmir.
The surreal landscape is perfect for camping which makes Gadsar Lake one of the prime tourist places to visit in Sonmarg, Kashmir. The resplendent beauty of this tourist attraction not only attracts the travel and adventure fanatics but also inspires individuals to visit and delve into the secrets of pristine nature. Also, the lake is even called ‘The Valley of Flowers’ due to the multi-hued patches of flowers, which dot the entire Gadsar Lake. The view is truly awe-inspiring and worth praising.
In addition to this, the lake freezes during the winter season, however, one can witness the floating icebergs when planning a trip during the summer season. A visit to Gadsar Lake will bring one close to the paradisiacal side of Kashmir and is no less than a treat to the eyes that will remain etched in the memories forever.