All Cheers to the balmy temperature, long days and summer vacations…it’s the best time of the year to plan a trip to Gilgit Baltistan. Apparently, it can also be one of the most expensive times to go on an excursion. Therefore, it might be difficult to find suitable transport that goes easy on your pocket.
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The cultural heritage in Gilgit Baltistan is super-rich, attractive and unique, manifesting local traditions, music, dress, and food. To help you plan your trip over there, here is a list of 10 most famous places in Gilgit Baltistan you must visit.
- SHANGRILLA RESORT KACHURA SKARDU BALTISTAN
It’s a popular resort on the banks of Kachura. This beautiful resort is at a distance of 3km from upper Kachura and 18k from Skardu. It has a garden that offers a mesmeric view of the surrounding mountains and the lake.
- ALTIT FORT, HUNZA VALLEY
It is an ancient fort situated at the Altit town in Hunza valley. Shikari Tower in Altit Fort is around 1100 years old that makes it the oldest monument in the Gilgit Baltistan. You wouldn’t want to miss it.
- DEOSAI NATIONAL PARK, SKARDU, BALTISTAN
It is literally heaven on earth! Green meadows, wild flowers, flowing crystal clear water surrounded by gigantic peaks – its beyond exception. Make sure to be there!
- PASSU GILGIT BALTISTAN
Passu Valley lies between Batura and Passu Glaciers. Tupopdan Peak also called as “Passu Cones” are well-known for its picturesque shape. It’s an eminent tourist spot so you must give a shot too.
- MINIMARG VALLEY
Magnificent Minimarg Valley is located near the line of control. Minimarg River flows along the Valley and the area is covered with grass slopes, pine forests, water streams, green grasslands with teeny tiny intriguing flowers. This scenic beauty can’t be ignored!
- BALTIT FORT, HUNZA VALLEY
It’s a fort in Hunza near Karimabad town. It has historic importance as the foundations were laid about 700 years ago. Ginani festival is celebrated in the fort and is the main attraction for tourists and visitors.
- BALTORO GLACIER
It is one of the longest glaciers outside the polar regions in the world. Amazing…isn’t it! Do stop over if you get a chance.
- NAGAR VALLEY
With spectacular sceneries, Nagar Valley pulls up a prime charm. Snowcapped mountains and lush green meadows – Rakaposhi peak is situated in the middle of Nagar Valley. Adventure lovers! It’s a must-go-to for climbing, trekking, and mountaineering.
- TRANGO TOWERS
It’s a group of vivid granite peaks, that are famous for most challenging rock climbing in the world. The great Trango Tower is a record holder for “Greatest Nearly Vertical Drop” around the globe.
- COLD DESERT, SKARDU
Last but not least! If you would like to experience sunset at the dunes of sand, this is the place to be.
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