Nilagrad near Sonmarg is where a mountain river, red in colour, meets the mighty Indus River. The Baltic community that stays here believes that the waters have curative powers. Over the weekend, people swarm the banks of the river for a dip in the healing waters. With picturesque meadows around, it’s also an ideal picnic spot.
How to Reach :
The nearest airport to Nilgrad River at Sonamarg of Ganderbal District is located at Srinagar which is at a distance of 91 Km.
Nearest railway station is at Jammu which is around 386 Km from Ganderbal District. Udhampur Railway Station is around 220 km for Ganderbal District
Nilgrad River at Sonamarg of District Ganderbal district is well connected by road network. It is located about 91 km from Srinagar, about 383 km from Jammu. National Highway 1A passes through the district connecting Leh and Kargil. Regular bus services are available to major cities of Jammu & Kashmir.