Pakistan is a unique mix of natural beauty, metropolitan cities and diverse culture attracting large number of tourists every year. The land of Pakistan has everything to offer in accordance to taste and interest of visitors and tourists. To unleash bounties of nature at its best, the Northern areas of Pakistan are a must visit places rich in World’s highest mountain peaks, beautiful lakes, huge glaciers and magnificent valley contributing in country’s economy because of great tourism potential.
Let us plan to travel along beautiful Pakistan.
An ideal Spot Muree:
Mureeis considered an ideal tourist destination particularly in summers.Located at the height of 7250 m, above sea level, Murree is the most visited and popular Hill station and resort for visitors.The spectacular snow topped peaks, fragrant alpine forests, and fantastic Pir Panjal range are worth seeing. The famous tourist spots include Nathia Gali, Bhoorban, Patriata, Ayubia, and Kashmir point. Mall road is great shopping centre. Murree also offer great accommodation to visitors and recreational activities such as horse riding, amazing water parks and chair lift ride. So spend your holidays in cool summers of Murree.
Jewel of nature: Kaghan Valley:
This wonderland of natural beauty and an epitome of paradise lie in the Mansehra district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province. Kaghan valley extends 92 miles with sky high peaks enthroning the mountain ranges with heights from 12000 ft to 17000 ft; the valley is carpeted with lush green alpine forests and meadows. The Kunhar River flowing through the valley will take you to see beautiful and magnificent towns of Shogran, Naran and Balakot. Shogran is famous for spectacular view as it is surrounded by lofty peaks and magnificent forest. It also has popular Siri payee Lake Mountain which gives breathtaking view from its top .Many visitors opt for jeep safari to travel through this fantastic and splendid valley.
Mini Switzerland Swat Valley:
The valley is renowned as mini Switzerland of Pakistan as it turns into cool paradise for visitors who come in summers. Hindukush and Himalayas surround this wonderful valley. It is rich with fruit orchards, fragrant trees, gushing streams and rivers. This region has highest peak called Falakser gives spectacular sight .Another famous hill station in swat valley is Malam Jaba, so plan to spend your vacations in this heaven on earth.
Azad Jamuu Kashmir:
This picturesque land of beautiful valleys like Neelum, karan, Jehlum, Leepa, rivers, lakes and snow covered peaks attract large number of tourists and visitors from everywhere as it offers cheap and reasonable accommodation to the visitors. Sensitive area or place called line of control is located on the eastern side of AJK. Visitors are advised to be careful and have their identity cards while being here. The capital of Azad Jammu Kashmir is Muzafarabad.Red Fort of Muzafarabad is great tourist attraction as it is surrounded by NeelumRiver from three sides. Climbing above the town leads you to Pir Chinasi which is 29000m highland from where you can have a look at the northern mountains, Jhelum and Neelum Valley.
Spectacular Hunza Valley:
Hunza is also called paradise on earth It is located in Gilgit Baltistan in Pakistan. Thismagnificent valley is 2500 meters high and lies to the North West of Hunza River. It is noteworthy that Hunza was a state until 1947 with its capital at Baltit. Now it is under the administration of Islamabad through Gilgit.The fragrant Poplar trees, enchanting green landscapes are worth seeing sights of this valley.
So if you plan to visit Pakistan you just cant miss to unleash natural beauty its Northern areas are blessed with.