Tourism in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan


Gilgit-Blatistan is a spectacular region in the northern territory of Pakistan bordering the countries, China, India, and Tajkistan.

The region is home of K-2 and Nanga Parbat (2nd and 9th highest peak of the world). Others include, Deosai plains (worlds highest plaetue), Blataro Glacier( Largest glacier of the world excluding the polar region), five eight thousanders ( Mountains having height of more than 8,000 meters), number of lakes, number of historical buildings and waterfalls.

Hospitality of people
THE people of Gilgit Baltistan are known for their hospitality. 
“You will get an unforgettable experience which will always remind you of the hospitality and kindness of Gilgit-Baltistan’s (G-B) people once you visit the GB.
Gilgit-Baltistan, administratively consist of two divisions named as Baltistan and Gilgit division, further divided into seven districts. Two districts in Baltistan are:
 Skardu and Ganche. 
Five district in Gilgit are:
Gilgit, Hunza-Nagar, Ghizer, Astore and Diamer.  
Gilgit and Skardu is main hub of the tourist. You can reach here either by raod or by air.

District wise tourist attractions are:

Hunza-Nagar: Baltit Fort, Altit Fort, Rakaposhi, Golden Peak and Ultar.
Ghanche: Mashebrum Peak, Thalay La, Ghondoghoro Pass, Chaqchan Mosque.
Astore: Rupal Valley, Rama Lake,Chilim Valley.




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