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Gulmarg

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Gulmarg review: 38 facts and highlights

Gulmarg
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Gulmarg

How does Gulmarg compare to the average?

  • Mountain height
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    1350metersvs1140.23meters
  • Distance from airport
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    57.2kmvs107.39km
  • Seasonal snowfall
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    551inchesvs313.71inches
  • Longest run
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    8kmvs6.68km
  • Ski pass daily
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    6.61$vs61.36$
  • Summit height above sealevel
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    4000metersvs2585.7meters
  • Trails (off-piste)
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    100vs5.87
  • Base elevation
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    2650metersvs1405.75meters

General info

1.mountain height

1350meters

The height of the mountain is the difference in height between the lowest and highest point. Tall mountains can offer longer pistes, better views, and often better snowfall.
2.distance from airport

57.2km

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
3.opening hours

6.5hours

The opening hours is the average number of hours per day that the resort is open for skiing. Long opening hours mean you can go for an early ski, or have a long sleep and go later.
4.summit height above sealevel

4000meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
5.Is child friendly
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The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.months open yearly

4months

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.

Skiing

1.Allows off-piste skiing
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In resorts which allow off piste-skiing, you can ski anywhere which is great for adventurous types. However, there are hazards such cliff edges, avalanches or simply getting lost and suffering exhaustion.
2.Offers open cross-country skiing
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Cross-country skiing is an Olympic sport that provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body. Resorts that keep the cross-country skiing trails open for the general public attract professional and casual skiers.
3.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
4.longest run

8km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
5.trails (easy)

0

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Low difficulty trails (marked with a green circle) have a slope gradient between 6% and 25%. Resorts with a lot of low difficulty trails are ideal for beginners.
6.ski pass daily

6.61$

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.

Leisure

1.restaurants on the slopes

3

Rather than having to trek back to the base of the mountain, it is a lot more convenient to have restaurants and bars on the slopes.
2.number of cinemas

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
3.number of museums

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.number of theaters

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.Has a spa
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After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
6.Has an ice rink
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At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

4

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
2.chalets

0

A chalet is a type of house commonly found in ski resorts. Renting your own chalet can be fun and can often work out cheaper than staying in a hotel.
3.number of kindergartens

0

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.
4.Hosts conferences
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The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
5.number of five star hotels

0

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
6.Has camping facilities
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Camping can offer a cheaper alternative to hotels or B&B’s, and can provide a fun outdoors experience - although it might not be ideal in winter!

Snowfall

1.seasonal snowfall

551inches

The average snowfall each season as measured in inches. The more snowfall there is, the more powdery and fluffy the ski slopes will be.

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