Sonmarg has some deluxe accommodation options. Hotel Snow Land (Near Bus Stand), Glacier Heights (Main Market) and Hotel Sonmarg Glacier View (Near Bus Stand) are the famous deluxe hotels of the city. The hotels are homely and laced with the modern amenities.
Sonmarg has a rich cultural heritage and many wonderful festivals in Sonmarg are celebrated with grandeur.
Losar Festival: Losar festival, as per the Lunar Calendar, is celebrated for 2 weeks during the month of December and January. This festival is fervently enjoyed by Ladakhi Buddhists by offering prayers to the Gods, both in Gompas and in their native shrines.
Holi: The “festival of colours” is indeed celebrated in a very colourful manner in Sonmarg and is one of the biggest festivals for the natives. The atmosphere is really charged up during the celebrations.
Diwali: One of the most important festivals celebrated by Hindus, Diwali, is also well known by the name of “Festival of Lights” or Deepavali. It is celebrated in the month of October or November. Diwali in Sonmarg is celebrated with pomp and show. Goddess Lakshmi is worshiped on this festival.
Sonmarg experiences winters in the months of November to March. The average temperature range during these months is -8°C to 18°C.The whole place is covered with a sheet of snow during these months.Best Season in Sonamarg
Sonmarg is an apt place to visit all the year round. The temperature remains comfortable and is apt for sightseeing. The best months to visit are April to November.Monsoon Season in Sonamarg
July marks the beginning of Monsoon season in Sonmarg and lasts till September. Heavy rainfall is experienced by the region.Summer Season in Sonamarg
The summers in Sonmarg are moderately hot. The month of April marks the start of summer season and it lasts till October. Temperature ranges between 9°C to 34°C during these months.
H: -4.56º | L: -11.15º
Snow (7–15 cm.) in the morning and evening.
H: -6.88º | L: -15.31º
Snow (2–7 cm.) starting in the evening.
H: -5.46º | L: -12.18º
Snow (2–6 cm.) overnight.
H: -5.21º | L: -10.74º
Snow (32–49 cm.) throughout the day.
H: -3.74º | L: -10.54º
Heavy snow (6–14 cm.) in the morning.
H: -1.56º | L: -11.26º
Snow (1–3 cm.) overnight.
H: -3.22º | L: -7.54º
Snow (15–24 cm.) throughout the day.
Best SeasonSummer, April to November
LANGUAGESUrdu, Kashmiri and Hindi