The Northern Areas of Pakistan have long been a well-kept secret but now, with an increasing number of tourists heading there, the region is fast becoming a favorite holiday destination among many. Skardu Pakistan is the second biggest city in the region and the most important city in Baltistan division. It is also home to one of the two airports in Gilgit Baltistan, so it is likely that you’ll land in Skardu if you go there by air. Tripkar has compiled a list of some of the main reasons why you should visit Skardu at least once.
Tourists usually head towards Gilgit, Baltistan when they are planning to spend their vacations in Pakistan because it is one of the most beautiful places of the country with reasonable hotels and accommodation. With various attractive spots and scenic beauty, Gilgit Baltistan pulls a huge number of tourists from within the country and abroad each year. To be specific, one mountainous valley is very popular in this regard named as Hunza. Situated to the extreme north of Pakistan, Hunza valley is a place worth visiting and generates significant revenue via tourism. Apart from providing breathtaking view of tall mountains like Rakaposhi, Hunza peak, Ultar, Ghenta and ladyfinger peak among many others, Hunza valley is home to a watch tower in Garnish village, Altit Fort and Baltit Fort. Also, following are some lakes in Hunza Pakistan which will leave you in awe:
With the flaming sun and markets percolating with lawn collections in every city of Pakistan, summers have set in. Time flies and before we knew it, June is right here. It started in March when spring subsided before it could officially depart. Summer in Pakistan comes with scorching sun, excessive load-shedding, ice cream, eternal love for mangoes, a lot of complaints about how hard and tough summer is and of course desi drinks!
The beautiful town of Naran attracts thousands of tourists each year who visit for trekking, photography and witnessing nature at its best. This town, known as Naran, is located in the Mansehra District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa at an altitude of approximately 8,202 feet. Naran, together with Kaghan is often referred to as a base station to popular tourism spots of Pakistan including Lake Saif-ul-Mulook, Noori Valley and Purbi Valley. Therefore, many hotels in Naran and surrounding areas, such as Ambassador Hotel Kaghan, attract tourists for accommodation. Due to so much importance, the number of tourists visiting Naran Kaghan is constantly rising each year; hence guest houses and hotels are being built to accommodate travelers. Tripkar brings you a list of budget hotels in Naran for you to book your comfortable accommodation:
Although traveling is always a great experience regardless of who you are with, there is a special feeling when you are with your family. In regular days, it is very difficult for the whole family to spend time together because some are busy with office work, some with college assignments and some with exams. So usually during vacations, be it winter or summer, traveling with kids is usually at the rim of the bucket!