‘Travellers Should Prefer Kashmir Over European Countries’

SRINAGAR – After winding up his three-day tour to Kashmir on Saturday, Secretary Ministry of Tourism Government of India Yogendra Tripathi urged the travellers to visit Kashmir instead of European Countries. He said Kashmir is one of the most beautiful places on Earth which every traveller should visit. The Union Secretary Tourism arrived here on […]

Kashmir Ski Tours Sponsors A Local Club To Ski Maha Dev

SRINAGAR- Mt. Mahadev is part of the Zabarwan mountain range overlooking Srinagar,the capital of Jammu and Kashmir. It is the highest mountain range of Srinagar. It has an elevation of approx. 3966 mts. The trek starts from Scholar School, Darah. It is near about  20km from the main city Srinagar and it takes 1 hours to […]

Sarmad Flags-Off Student Skiers To Russia

SRINAGAR- Secretary of Youth Services & Sports and Information, Sarmad Hafeez, today flagged-off a group of student skiers to Russia to participate in SAKHALIN 2019, 1st Children of Asia Winter International Sports Games. While interacting with participants, Secretary YSS encouraged them to adopt a positive approach and develop zest to perform very well in the international […]

DPS Srinagar Girl Wins Gold In Skiing At South Korea

SRINAGAR – Malaikah Gul Dev, a 9th Class student of Delhi Public School Sri­nagar has scripted history as she clinched Gold Medal in the Annual Women’s Alpine Skiing, Advanced Level Dream programme held in South Korea. More than 155 participants from 55 countries of the world faced off each other in tough conditions for glory. […]

Avalanche Kills Russian Skier In Gulmarg

Srinagar—A Russian skier died after being buried by an avalanche in a skiing resort in Jammu and Kashmir’s Gulmarg, police said on Friday. Four others were rescued alive from the resort and taken to a local hospital for treatment, a police spokesman added. Authorities had issued an avalanche warning for the higher reaches of Kashmir […]

Tourism Deptt Starts Certificate Courses In Skiing At Pahalgam

Anantnag: The Department of Tourism Kashmir in collaboration with Jawahar Institute of Mountaineering on Monday organized first of its kind certified Ski Courses at newly developed slopes at Pahalgam with an aim to promote Pahalgam as a winter tourist destination. The 15-day ski course was inaugurated by DC Anantnag Syed Abid and Director Tourism Kashmir Mehmood […]

KU Skiing course concludes at Gulmarg

Srinagar: A ten-day ski course for girls organized by Directorate of Physical Education and Sports University of Kashmir which started on March 01 concluded successfully at Gulmarg. Around 20 students from various colleges and PG departments of the University participated in the ten-day course which is being supervised by Assistant Director Directorate of Physical Education […]

Heli Skiing Commences in Gulmarg, Pahalgam

SRINAGAR- Himalayan Sports, a company which organizing Heli Skiing in Gulmarg for the past two winter seasons, today started its operation in Gulmarg for the current season. The adventure enthusiasts can now avail the service to ski down from virgin slopes in Pir Panjal range. It was informed by the proprietor of the company that […]