Are you tired of the usual tourist spots and looking for something offbeat? Then Strawberry Valley in Gulmarg is the perfect place for you! Hidden away from the usual crowds, this valley boasts of pristine beauty that will leave you awestruck. With emerald meadows filled with budding red strawberries, it looks like a picture straight out of Garden of Eden. And the best part? It’s unexploited by tourism!
If you’re planning to visit, make sure to go during the summer season (March till July) when the strawberries are ripe and ready to be harvested. Trust us, the taste of these juicy berries will leave you wanting more. And while you’re there, take a stroll amidst the rows of scarlet and green plantations. You can even have a small picnic under the shade of a nearby tree here.
Did you know that the Strawberry Valley has even been featured in several Bollywood movies? That’s right, this place has a connection to the glitz and glamour of Indian cinema! And it’s not just the movies that are drawn to this place, tourists from all over the world come here to witness the unexplored beauty of the valley.
So how do you get there? You can hike to the valley if you’re staying close by, or take a horseback ride for a more adventurous experience. If that’s not your style, then you can always hire a private cab to drop you off at the destination.
As someone who has visited strawberry valleys abroad, I can assure you that the quality of strawberries grown here is top-notch. The summer season is the best time to visit, so pack your bags and get ready to indulge in some sweet goodness amidst the stunning beauty of Strawberry Valley!