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Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve

Embark on Himalayan wildlife safaris full of thrill, adventure and wonder to the Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve with Castle and King tours and wildlife tour packages. Situated at a distance of 48 kilometers from Srinagar, Kashmir India Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve is a natural paradise sprawled on 180 square kilometers of dense greens.

Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve tours set you in the midst of wetlands, extensive Himalayan forests and thick bush where you spot wild animals like the red fox, brown bear, serow, mountain leopard and musk deer.

Located on an altitude of 2,400 to 4,300 above the sea level, the Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve is 57 kilometers away from the Srinagar airport and lies at a distance of 342 kilometers from the nearest railhead located in Jammu India. Ninety percent of the Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve is cloaked with dense green conifers. Spot exotic Himalayan vegetation like Abies Pindrow, Sorbaria Tomentosa etc. See birds like European Hoopoe, Snow cock, Koklas, Blue rock pigeons, Jungle crows, vultures, Kashmir rollers and Griffons apart from a large variety of mountain birds on a Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve wildlife tour with Castle and King wildlife tour packages.

Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve is densely populated with upland birds, jungle fowl, pheasants and other such birds. A Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve wildlife tour redefines the concept of beauty for your senses. Enjoy scenic grandeur that supports rare animal life and be one with natural splendor on a Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve wildlife tour with our tour packages.

Location : 48-km Southwest Of Srinagar, Kashmir Region, J&K.
Area Coverage : 180 sq km.
Major Attractions : Himalayan Musk Deer, Red Fox, Black & Brown Bear
Best Season to visit : For bird viewing March-May; For animal viewing September-March

Sanctuary Overview
Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve is just 48 km from Srinagar, to its southwest. The reserve has an area of 180 sq km, and an altitudinal range of 2,400 - 4,300 meters above sea level. Fauna includes Himalayan musk deer, red fox, brown and black bear. among avifauna are upland birds, both resident and migratory. The best time for animal viewing is September to March and for bird viewing March to May. It is famous for retaining several rare and endangered species such as the musk deer, and a rich and varied avifauna.

Arriving At Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve
By Flight : The Srinagar airport is 57 km away.
By Trackways : Nearest railhead is Jammu (342-km).
By Roadways : Regular buses ply from Srinagar, which is 48-km away from the reserve area

The Park Ecosystem
The Animal Being
Nature has gifted this Biosphere Reserve with multiple species of rare, endangered and protected species. The main species found over here are Hangul, Musk Deer, Serow, Brown Bear, Leopard, Black Bear and Red Fox, etc.

The Vegetation
The area holds a rich cover of vegetation, the dominant forest consisting of conifers, which account for over 90% of forest. The principal species are Cedrus Deodara, Pinus Griffithii, Abies Pindrow, Aesculus Indica, etc. The major shrubs are Indigofera Heterantha, Sorbaria Tomentosa, etc. The ground cover over here is also very rich and Dicotyledonus herbs dominate the area, comprising of Rumex Patientia, etc.

The Winged Beings
The area houses a good population of pheasants and upland birds apart from other species, both resident and migratory. The common birds are Griffon Vulture, Monal, Snow Cock, Koklas, Blue Rock Pigeon, Kashmir Roller, European Hoopoe, Jungle Crow, etc.

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