Basic Skiing Course in Gulmarg, Kashmir

Basic Skiing Course in Gulmarg, Kashmir

25000

Service Tax @ 5% is applicable on the fee.

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Brief Description

A world without friction - skiing, one of the most graceful sports on the planet right now. If you want to test your limits or if it's adrenaline rush you are seeking, it’s the sport to pursue. Gulmarg has quickly become a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders around the world - from absolute beginners to experts - you'll find them all here in winter. Nestled amongst the beautiful mountains of Kashmir, Gulmarg boasts of the one of the highest ski lifts in the world and the best slopes in the country. Have you ever pictured yourself speeding down vast snow slopes with the gigantic Himalayan mountains in the backdrop? The Basic Skiing Course in Gulmarg is the best option to get introduced to the sport of skiing and spend a wonderful winter in the Kashmir Himalayas.

Why Bikat?

  • Learning Experience: We do not just focus on completing the trek but also help you develop basic trekking skills like:
    • Packing a rucksack
    • Morning Yoga & Evening stretching
    • How to pitch and dismantle a camping tent and properly use a sleeping bag
    • Ascend and Descend on a mountain trail
    • How to ensure camp safety and hygiene
    • Identify trail signs and signals
  • Loyalty Programs: Join Bikat community and enjoy benefits of our vouchers and referral programs.
  • Personalized attention: We have small batch size (max. 15) and we maintain a healthy ratio of 8:1 (Participants: Leader) on all our batches to enable individual focus and monitoring.
  • Best Expedition Leaders: Our leaders are advanced mountaineering course qualified, specially trained in rescue procedures from NIM and certified first-aid responders. Even our local guides are certified first-aid responders.
  • Safety norms: We have mapped the region with an emergency evacuation plan and safety protocols maintaining a zero accident record so far. We carry an extensive first-aid kit including oxygen cylinders and high altitude medicines.
  • Safety equipment: Our trek leaders carry UIAA certified rescue equipment like static rope, ice axe, harness, carabiners, jumar, pulley, short and long slings.

Itinerary

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1 Day 1
Arrival in Gulmarg
2 Day 2
Skiing - Introduction
3 Day 3
Skiing - Snow Plough and Turns
4 Day 4
Skiing - Stem Turn and Herringbone
5 Day 5
Skiing - Dynamic Stem Swim
6 Day 6
Skiing - Parallel Turns
7 Day 7
Skiing - Final Day
8 Day 8
Departure from Gulmarg

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What's Included

  • Accommodation in guest house with heated rooms on twin sharing base
  • All meals (Morning Tea, Breakfast, Mid day tea, Lunch, Evening Tea and Dinner) from Lunch on Day 1 till Breakfast on Day 8
  • Skiing Equipment - Skis, Boots and Poles
  • Services of a certified ski instructor and guide
  • Ski Lift charges on the slopes
  • Skiing Course and First Aid certified Trip Leader with Wilderness Emergency Responder & Rescue course from NIM Uttarkashi

What's not Included

  • Transport from Srinagar to Gulmarg and back
  • Any portage services on the slopes
  • Any expenses of a personal nature
  • Travel or Adventure Insurance
  • Airport Transfers
  • Anything not specifically mentioned in Inclusions

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