Gilgit-BaltistanPakistan

Gilgit-Baltistan Province

Gilgit-Baltistan Tourism

Gilgit-Baltistan

Gilgit-Baltistan formerly known as the beautiful Northern Areas of Pakistan.This territory is administered by  government of Pakistan which is the part of the larger Kashmir region. It is the subject of a territorial dispute area between India, Pakistan, and China.

It has borders with Azad Kashmir to the south and KPK province to the west, Afghanistan and the Xinjiang region of China is it’s north. It is a beautiful region which has following beautiful areas and places.

Hunza

Hunza is a beautiful valley in the Gilgit-Baltistan district of Pakistan. Hunza is situated in the extreme northern part of the region, bordering with Afghanistan and the Xinjiang region of China. Hunza has a stunning sight views and most busiest Valley for tourism through out the year.

TYhe beautiful hunza city in Gilgit-Baltistan

Passu Cones

Passu is a small village  and Passo Cones are the beautiful mountains located in the Gilgit Baltistan region of northern Pakistan. It is situated along the Karakoram Highway in Upper Hunza, Passu is a very popular tourist destination because of its easily accessible sweeping landscapes.

Visitors can view it’s sight from the road from 10-15 km away, view is always outstanding and beautiful which attracts the visitors, It is at altitude 7,478 m (24,534 ft) tall Passu Sar mountain.

The beautiful passo cones in Gilgit-Baltistan

Deosai

The Deosai National Park is highest plateau in the world after Changtang Tibetan Plateau which is located between KharmangAstore and Skardu in Pakistan. It has elevation of 4,114 metres (13,497 ft) above sea level. The deosai national park has an area of 3,000 square kilometres (1,200 sq mi). In spring it become more beautiful, so it is covered by sweeps of wildflowers and a wide variety of butterflies

The beautiful deosai in Gilgit-Baltistan

khunjerab Pass

Khunjerav Pass is a highest-paved international border crossing in the world and the highest point on the Karakoram Highway in a strategic position on the northern border of Pakistan and on the southwest border of China (the Xinjiang region).

Its name was derived from two words of the local Wakhi language : ‘Khun’ means Blood and ‘Jerav’ means a creek coming from spring water/water falling. The Khunjerab road was roadway across the pass was completed in 1982. It was decided to open a border at Khunjerab in 1966. Now it is the busiest order for trading between Pakistan and China, also becoming all time more busy due to CPEC.

The kunjerab pass in Gilgit-Baltistan

Attabad Lake

The Attabad Lake is a  beautiful natural lake in Gojal Valley, Hunza, Gilgit Baltistan, which is running under an administrative region of Pakistan. The lake was created by nature in January 2010 as a result of the Attabad Disaster. It has become one of the biggest tourist attractions in Gilgit-Baltistan region offering activities like boating, jet skiing, fishing and other recreational activities.

The beautiful attaabad lake

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