Gilgit Baltistan (GB) is one of the best place to visit in Pakistan. Which is also known as Highly-Mountain and Nothern areas. In 1970 it became a separate administrative unit under the name of Northern area. The population of Gilgit Baltistan is around 1.249 million. It covers an area of over 72,971 km and its Capital city is Gilgit. It has beautiful places to visit which are the following: Deserts, Rivers, Lakes, Springs, and Waterfalls. There are the top 5 cities of Gilgit Baltistan which are the following: Gilgit, Khaplu, Skardu, Dambudas, and Totli.
Gilgit-Baltistan has the highest and greatest numbers of mountains around the world which are the following: K2, Broad Peak, Nanga Parbat, Rakaposhi, Laila Peak, and Muztagh Tower. There are so many people visiting here who come from other countries to see these beautiful mountains sites. These all mountains are very beautiful because of the white snow and glaciers on the peaks of their mountains
This land is still considered one of the best picnic places in the world today because of its unique culture. The beautiful scenery of Gilgit-Baltistan made it even more beautiful. About 200K people go to visit Gilgit-Baltistan with their families every year for a picnic. There are top 7 picnic points to visit in Gilgit Baltistan which are the following:
Hunza Valley Gilgit Baltistan
Hunza Valley is a mountainous area in Gilgit Baltistan. It is located at a distance of 100 kilometers from Gilgit and this Valley is situated at an elevation of 2,437 meters (7,998 feet). Hunza Valley was an independent state for the last 900 years. In the early 1890s, The British start an organization to unite Hunza and Nagar. The organization is known as the Hunza-Nagar campaign. The British took control of Hunza and the neighboring Nagar Valley between 1889. The then tham (Prince) Mir Safdar Ali Khan of Hunza fled to Kashgar, China, and can be called political asylum. The weather temperature of Hunza Valley in May is maximum 27°C and minimum 14°C and in October minimum temperature is 10°C maximum 0°C
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Skardu Valley Gilgit Baltistan
Skardu Valley is a town which is located in Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan at the confluence of the Shigar and Indus River which separates the Karakoram range from the Himalayas. This Valley is about 10Km wide and 40Km long. This is a special and important place to visit in Pakistan. There are 8 famous places to visit in Skardu Valley which are following: Skardu Forte, Shigar Fort, Khaplu Valley, Kachura Lake, Shangri-La Lake, Deosai, Satpara Lake, and Shoesar Lake
Nagar Valley Gilgit Baltistan
Nagar Valley a serenely scenic valley which is located in the northeast of District Gilgit. It is a former princely state and one of the ten districts of Gilgit Baltistan. Karakor. The population of Nagar Valley is around 130k. There are two most spoken languages in Nagar Valley which are Burushaski and waski but Urdu and English are widely used to communicate with visitors. The Gulmit, Minapin, BAR, Chaprote, and Hoper Valleys are popular tourist attractions in the Nagar region.
Khaplu Valley Gilgit Baltistan
Khaplu Valley is located in Gilgit Baltistan at the altitude of 2601m from the sea level. This Valley is known to be on the banks of the River Indus. It is also the administrative city of Ghanchee District. The population of Khaplu Valley is around 175k. A Khaplu Valley is famous for its historical Fort and unique picnic points for example beautiful and colorful fruits trees, lakes, highest mountains with glacier peaks, blue waterfalls, and rivers.
Shigar Valley Gilgit Baltistan
Shigar Valley is one of the highest and beautiful place in Gilgit Baltistan. It is fully water coverd by the Shigar River. This Valley is 100 miles away from Skardu. Shigar Valley is almost 7600 meter above from the sea level. Karakoram base camp is located in this Valley. Shigar Valley is famous for its beautiful and historical places which is Bind Lake, River of Shigar, Shigar Fort, Shigar Bridge, and Hashupibagh. Malahaiipikhore and Amburiq Mosque is the most historical and architectural mosques in Shigar Valley
Gupis (Gupich) Valley is located in Disrtict Ghizer about 112km (70 miles) in west of Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan. Gupis Valley evaluate 2176m above from the sea level. This Valley is full of beautiful landscapes and breathtaking views. The turquoise water of the river that flows along the road and surrounding fields and forests are very attractive to tourists. A few kilometers away from Gupis Valley, there is a beautiful lake which is called Khulti Lake. It is famous for being home of Trout Fish. The water of this Deep and blue Lake looks very beautiful in summer days. Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation motel is situated nearby to facilitate tourist.
Astore Valley is a mountainous Valley located in the District Astore, Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan. It is evaluate 8126m above from the sea level. This Valley is one of the favorite destinations for foreigners and locals in North Pakistan. The road condition are not good to visit Astore Valley, but you can only go through 4×4 Jeeps. Here are some beautiful places in this valley: Rupal Base Camp, Tarshing astore Nanga Parbat view point, Allah Wali Jheel (Lake), Rainbow Lake, Rama, Deosai Bara Paani (Lake), Minimarg, and Qamri.
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