Pakistan is a country full of life and freshness. Where it has busy metropolitan cities, it has a tremendous amount of natural beauty to add to it. The lush green valleys, tall trees, clear waters and snow-capped mountains are always a sight to see. Every year, the top holiday destinations in Pakistan attract a large number of tourists from Pakistan and around the world to visit.
Gilgit is a beautiful place located at a height of 1500 meters in the North East Area of Pakistan. It is surrounded by the massive mountain range of Karakorams and Gilgit is considered to be a small sized valley. These mountains are of the tallest and largest in the world that always have snow at the top. Gilgit is full of large fields and has some of the best fruits in the world. You can reach this destination via a flight or even travel by road to see the beautiful scenic surroundings around you.
Hunza is one of the most visited valleys of Pakistan due to its utter and sheer exquisiteness. Words fail to describe what you can experience here. It is present at the height of around 7000-8000 feet. There are numerous activities that take place here and people love it more because it is one of the most photogenic places in the world. It has an abundance of green lands and snowy mountains that make it a sight to see. There are several glaciers in which Rakaposhi is considered to be the most magnificent one. During the summer, fruits such as apricots, peaches, pears and grapes are grown here.
Chitral is a peaceful valley that lies in the northwestern region of Pakistan. It lies in the foothills of the Hindukush range which adds to the scenic beauty of it. It is in the shadows of Tirch Mir which is the largest mountain in the Hindukush range. The valley is most famous for the large number of festivals it holds during the summer. You can experience the Kalash festival which is held by the locals who exhibit their traditional dances and customs to the visitors.
Swat Valley is the epitome of greatness. This majestic place is considered to be a paradise by many people. Swat is surrounded by the Himalayas and the Hindu Kush ranges. When you visit this valley, you see a fresh and crystal clear rivers and streams everywhere. There are large orchards of fresh fruits and flowers everywhere you go. There are many trekking routes that take you to nearby valleys. Malamjaba is the most popular hill station in this valley.
Kaghan Valley is a 92 mile long valley that is terraced from river to hilltop. It is the greenest one out there due to the large alpine forest cover. When you travel through the valley, you can see the beautiful towns of Naran, Kaghan and Shogran. The river Kunhar runs through the valley and has absolute clear waters. The main attraction is here is of Lake Saifulmaluk which is located at a height of 3200 meters. Kaghan valley is one of the most visited places as it has all the beauties that nature can provide combined into one.