Situated at the highest point in Sindh, about 5700 feet high, is the beautiful site of Gorakh Hills, also known as the ‘Murree’ of Sindh. A place to dwell in, Gorakh Hills host lofty mountain peaks, pleasant weather and flowing rivers meandering around vast green meadows. One of the most-visited tourist spot, Gorakh Hill Station features various activities including hiking and trekking and a haven to escape from the scorching heat, which engulfs Sindh, during summers.
Snow leopard is a rare species of wild cat the world. Much sought out for its beauty and charismatic stature in the wildlife-loving circles, the snow leopards are a threatened specimen and are among the top priorities of wildlife organizations.
Life is very boring without adventure and risks. While you are young and energetic, it is good to be involved in activities that you may not be able to carry out when you become old. Trekking is one of such activities which is quite common among the youth nowadays. People frequently travel to various beautiful mountainous areas including the breathtaking Concordia Pakistan to carry out the trekking adventure with family or friends.
Sports have taken various forms with the passage of time. Gone are the days when sports used to mean cricket, volleyball, football only. Now, this term has captured the gushing waters as well with the worldwide popularity of rafting, cliff diving, angling, surfing and yachting. Where in the world, water sport have attained considerable boom, liking for water sport has also started gaining momentum in Pakistan. The introduction of these water activities such as cliff diving in Pakistan has brought about wonderful tourism opportunities in many areas across the country.
Apart from beautiful lakes, high mountains, ancient architecture and historical landmarks, tourists are attracted by the large number of glaciers that exist in Pakistan. The development of accommodation including few hotel rooms in different areas for reservations has made it possible to travel to these glaciers. When snow, ice, rock and water accumulate, glaciers are formed and according to International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), Pakistan has approximately 5218 glaciers. However, there are a few of these where tourists love to visit and most of those glaciers in Pakistan are in the Karakoram Range.