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Here are the most beautiful places to visit in Gilgit Baltistan in April 13, 2021

1. K2 Base Camp

K2 is the second-highest peak in the world. In the local Balti language, K2 is called “Chhogho Ri” which means “Highest Peak”. K2 is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Gilgit Baltistan. K2 is located in the Karakoram range in Concordia. Concordia is the most beautiful place in Gilgit Baltistan. Concordia is also called the “Throne Rome of Mountain GOD”. K2 is a dream destination for every climber and trekker in the world. Read more about K2  K2 Chhoghori The King of Karakoram.  K2 is located between China and Pakistan. 

2. Fairy Meadows one of the beautiful places to visit in Gilgit Baltistan

Fairy Meadow is a beautiful meadow located in Gilgit Baltistan’s Diamer district. It is one of the most beautiful places in Gilgit Baltistan. Fairy Meadow is named by a German climber. Nanga Parbat 9th highest mountain in the world is located in front of Fairy Meadow.

This is a perfect place in terms of natural beauty. From Mighty Nanga Parbat, lush green meadow, lakes to lush green surroundings, fairy meadow is a perfect place to visit.  You shouldn’t miss this place if you got a chance to visit Gilgit Baltistan. Nanga Parbat is also one of the most difficult mountains to climb. Many climbers lost their lives while climbing Nanga Parbat. Therefore Nanga Parbat is also called Killer Mountain.

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Deosai National Park

Deosai Plateau is located in between the Skardu, Astore, and Kharmang districts of Gilgit Baltistan. The majority of Deosai National Park is located in the Skardu District. Deosai is only accessible in summer therefore Deosai is called Ghbiarsa by Balti people which means “Summer’s Place”. The most visiting routes are Ali Malik, Chilim, and Burji la. 

There are many routes to reach Deosai. One can access Deosai via Sadpara Sadpara, which is the shortest route. You can also visit Deosai via Chlimi Astore, Shila valley Sermik, Kachura valley Shagharthang, and Kharmang. In 1993 government of Gilgit Baltistan declared Deosai a protected area National Park. Himalayan Brown bear of Deosai is an endangered animal.  Deosai is a plateau covering 3000 Sq Km. Deosai is home to the endangered Himalayan Brown Bear.

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Deosai National park Skardu places to visit in Gilgit Baltistan

4. Naltar Valley

Naltar is just another beautiful pine-forested valley located in Gilgit district. Naltar valley is one of the most beautiful places in Gilgit Baltistan located near Gilgit city. The valley is famous for its greenery, lakes and skiing resort. In winter Naltar valley receives heavy snowfall. There is a Ski resort in Naltar valley. Recently Pakistan Airforce PAF has installed a ski chairlift in Naltar valley. Skiers from different countries visit here. 

Checkout this Naltar Lake.

Naltar valley a beautiful place to visit in gilgit

5. Hushe Valley

Hushe is a beautiful valley famous for its virgin unclimbed mountains of the eastern Karakoram range. Hushe valley is located in the Ghanche district. It is heaven for rock climbers and trekkers. It is not less than a paradise for climbers and trekkers. Charkusa valley in Hushe is a famous trekking destination in the Karakoram. The granite towers of Hushe valley are the reason rock climbers call Hushe a paradise for mountaineers.

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6. Hunza Valley

Hunza is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Gilgit Baltistan. The valley is yet another and perhaps most visited place in Gilgit Baltistan. Hunza is famous for its serene beauty, historical places and rich culture. Places to visit in Hunza are Atabad Tunnel on Karakoram Highway, Altit fort, Baltit fort, Atabad lake, Khunjarab Pass and Gojal. 

Places to visit in Gilgit Baltistan Hunza in Autumn

7. Phander Valley

Phander valley is another stunning place to visit in Gilgit Baltistan. It is located in Ghizer district GB. This place is famous for lush green meadows, landscapes, and lakes. Furthermore, there is a lot of trout fish in the lakes and streams of Phander. 

Phander valley places to visit in Gilgit Baltistan

8. Upper and Lower Kachura Lakes

Kachura is located in Skardu. Kachura lakes are one of the most visited place in Gilgit Baltistan. There are two lakes in Kachura: Upper Kachura Lake and Lower Kachura Lake. Famous Shangrila lake is also located on the bank of lower Kachura lake.

Upper Kachura Lake Skardu Gilgit Baltistan
Upper Kachura Lake

9. Minimarg Valley

Minimarg is located in Astore valley. It is geographically part of Gurez valley. This place can be accessed via Burzil pass. The road is opened during summer while in winter it is closed due to snowfalling. 

Minimarg Valley Astore Gilgit Baltistan

10. Rama Astore

Rama is a stunning place to visit in Astore district GB. The Meadow is famous for lush green meadows and alpine surrounding alpine forests.

Rama Astore Gilgit Baltistan

11. Atabad Lake

Atabad lake is located in Hunza valley. It is one of the most beautiful tourist destinations in GB Pakistan. The lake was formed due to rock sliding a few years ago. Now it has become a tourist hub in GB.  

Atabad Lake Gilgit Baltistan

12. Nagar Valley

Nagar is one of the most stunning places in Gilgit Baltistan. The valley is famous for its rich culture, fruits, and lush green pastures. Rakaposhi is also located in Nagar valley.

Nagar Valley Gilgit Baltistan

13. Passu Cones

Passu cones are located in upper Hunza valley. The mountains are famous due to its stunning view on Karakoram Highway. Passu village is also a beautiful place to visit in GB.

Passu Cones places to visit in Gilgit Baltistan

Another place located in Hunza. The passu cones can be seen from Karakoram Highway.

14. Ishkoman Valley

This beautiful valley is located in the Ghizer district. Ishkoman is famous for its beautiful landscapes. There are many other places to visit in the Ghizer district.

Other places are given below:

  • 15. Kutwal Haramush Valley
  • 16. Bagrote Valley
  • 17. Danyore Valley
  • 18. Kargah Budha
  • 19. Duikar
  • 20. Gukmit Village
  • 21. Khalti Valley
  • 22. Hundarap Valley
  • 23. Yasin Valley
  • 24. Punial Valley
  • 25. Rupal Valley
  • 26. Derlay Lake
  • 27. Perishing
  • 28. Basho Valley
  • 29. Stak Valley
  • 30. Arandu Valley
  • 31. Xarba Tso Lake
  • 32. Tsok Nala
  • 33. Katpana Lake and Cold Desert
  • 34. Sarfa Ranga ColdDesert
  • 35. Hussainabad Broq Masroor Rock
  • 36. Hussain Abad Waterfall
  • 37. Gultari
  • 38. Manthoka Waterfall
  • 39. Khamush Waterfall
  • 40. Shila Valley
  • 41. Shigar Fort
  • 44. Amborik Mosque
  • 45. Trango Tower
  • 46. Biafo Glacier
  • 47. Dasu Gemstone Mines
  • 48. Chotron Hot Springs
  • 49. Kharfaq Lake
  • 50. Thaley Valley
  • 51. Barah Lake
  • 52. Ghanche Lake
  • 53. Chaqchan Mosque
  • 54. Khaplu Fort
  • 55. Hanjoor
  • 56. Saling Resort
  • 57. Machlu
  • 58. Haldi Cones
  • 59. Nangma Valley
  • 60. Kondus Hot Spring
  • 61. Saltoro Valley
  • 62. Masherbrum Basecamp
  • 63. K7 Basecamp
  • 64. Machulu La
  • 65. Burgi La
  • 66. Nagar
  • 67. Biafo Glacier
  • 68. Rush Lake
  • 69. Baltit and Altit Fort
  • 70. Khunjarab Border
  • 71. Gulmit
  • 72. Shimshal
  • 73. Misgar
  • 74. Borith lake
  • 75. Manthal Budha Rock
  • 76. Shigar Budha Rock
  • 77. Hussaini Bridge
  • 78. Hooper
  • 79. Hispar
  • 80. Chunda Valley
  • 81. Rainbow Lake
  • 82. Darkut
  • 83. Gupis
  • 84. Gojal
  • 85. Sadpara Lake
  • 86. Burzil Pass
  • 87. Das Kharim
  • 88. Banak La
  • 89. Mazino Pass
  • 90. Kinibari
  • 91. Bubin Pass
  • 92. Khane Valley
  • 93. Sher Qila
  • 94. Hashupi Garden
  • 95. Chilas Rock Paintings
  • 96. Karamber Lake
  • 97. Shandoor
  • 98. Shounter
  • 99. Minapin Nagar
  • 100. Rakaposhi Base Camp

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