The Himalaya is home to the highest mountains in the world. Hence, it is no surprise, that a range of ski resorts can be found at the states Jammu, Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, and Uttar Pradesh. Snow is absolutely guaranteed here. Thanks to increasing numbers of winter tourists from abroad, the ski resorts have gone through considerable expansions in the past years. Freeriders and heli-skiers will find appropriate terrain here as well.
Gulmarg Resort in Kashmir is an absolute highlight for wintersports enthusiasts. It is located in the west of the Himalaya, with guaranteed snow at 13,530 feet, featuring impressive views over Kashmir valley and nearby Nango Parbat (26,660 ft).