Also known as the lake of flowers, the Gadsar lake is a picturesque high-altitude lake located 5,000 m above sea level, in the Himalayan Ranges. It is considered as one of the highest altitude lakes in the Kashmir region. This lake is famous as trekking base, which can be reached through the alpine trek. The Lake stretches up to 0.85 kilometres with a width of 0.76 km and Brown-trout fishing is a popular activity among the tourists visiting this lake. It is at a distance of 28 km from Sonamarg.
BEST TIME TO VISIT SONAMARG
The average minimum and maximum temperature of Sonamarg is as given below. The best time to visit Sonamarg is also specified.