If you think Kashmir is all about sweltering days and crowded cities, think again. In this magical region of northern India, you’ll find one of the world’s undiscovered skiing paradises where high up in the Himalayas you can enjoy the cool alpine life, far from the crowds typical of other resorts, yet in a perfect location that is convenient to central Europe. But a ski trip in Kashmir isn’t just about the mountains it is also an opportunity for an unforgettable cultural experience, where you can explore new places, try new foods, and much more.
The region of Kashmir is located in the Himalaya Mountain Range, a range that includes Asia’s tallest mountains. The Himalayas are known for much more than their height, they’re often considered some of the most beautiful mountains on the planet, and on a trip to Kashmir you can enjoy breathtaking landscapes and wide open spaces that you will find in few parts of the world. The terrain in Kashmir is generally varied, including open slopes, steeps, and cliffs, but it is also known for spectacular tree skiing through gladed forests. Kashmir is also home to Apharwat, a 4.0000 meter peak that you can descend during a ski trip with LUEX. The region of Kashmir averages between 10 and 15 meters of snow each year so you can count on lots of freshies.
LUEX offers both freeriding and heli-trips in Kashmir, including trips guided by some of Kashmir’s leading authorities in free-skiing, a Swiss company operating with the
expertise of local experienced guides, for a winning combination. Our Kashmir ski trips are perfect for almost every type of traveler, with some that are best suited for families and couples, and others that solo travelers, ski bums, and steep and deep riders will just love. The Kashmir region boasts terrain that is suitable for skiers and riders from intermediate, to advanced, and pro. These trips are also a favorite of skiers and riders that just want to get away from the crowds at some of the world’s major ski resorts because Kashmir is known for having few crowds.
If you’re looking for an affordable trip, you’ll find that Kashmir is the best “bang for your buck,” because our medium-priced trips might be considered downright cheap in comparison to skiing in Europe. We offer trips with hotel stay and a trip located at the popular Gulmarg Resort, considered one of Kashmir’s best.
From its beautiful setting, to its attractive price tag, a ski trip in Kashmir is a great choice for skiers and riders of all types and anyone who wants to experience what things are like high up in the Himalayas. You’ll find that Kashmir is home to some of the best terrain and most impressive service that you’ll only find at the world’s top resorts, but at just a fraction of the price. But don’t forget, a trip to Kashmir doesn’t end with adventure on the ski slopes; it’s also an amazing cultural adventure in a beautiful region of India.