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42 Photos that will make you want to travel Gilgit-Baltistan

Photos of Gilgit-Baltistan - Ghizer River

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Travelling is apparently one of life’s most enriching experiences. For some, the places they visit and the people they meet define them. Whether you travel for a more profound meaning to life or just getting away from harsh realities of life, the ultimate question everyone confronted with is “Where to go?” and for us Gilgit-Baltistan is the ultimate destination. Undoubtedly, Pakistan has a large number of tourist attractions from the beautiful places of Azad Kashmir to the National Parks of Pakistan offering extreme adventure. Besides, there are a number of ancient and historical castles and forts in Pakistan and some of them are also included in the list of UNESCO’s world heritage sites in Pakistan.

Gilgit-Baltistan is home to some of the highest mountains in the world, to be specific: Himalaya, Karakoram and Hindu Kush. These mountains have the world’s highest peaks and the world’s largest concentration of glaciers outside the Polar Regions. Nature has given Gilgit-Baltistan the impeccable beauty, snowy mountains, high peaks and lush green fairy meadows. At the same time, this region is also honored with deposits of precious stones and metals like Ruby, Gold, Aquamarine, Zircon and much more.

Photos of Gilgit-Baltistan

Here are some of the most beautiful places of Gilgit-Baltistan which will make you fall in love with nature.

1. Machlu

machlu

2. Katpana Valley

katpana-valley

3. Lower Kachura Lake

lower-kachura-lake

4. Khaplu

khaplu

5. Shyok River

shyok-river

6. Upper Kachura Lake

upper-kachura-lake

7. Youching Valley

youching-valley

8. Sadpara Village

sadpara-village

9. Satpara Lake

satpara-lake

10. Shigar Valley

shigar-valley

11. Sheosar Lake

sheosar-lake

12. Shangrilla Resorts

shangrila-resorts

13. Naltar River

naltar-river

14. Rush Lake

rush-lake

15. Phander Valley

phander-valley

16. Nanga Parbat

nanga-parbat

17. Nagar Khas

nagar-khas

18. Minimarg Valley

minimarg-valley

19. Kharmang

kharmang

20. Khalti Lake

khalti-lake

21. Karambar Lake

karambar-lake

22. K2 Base Camp

K2-base-camp

23. Hunza Valley

hunza-valley

24. Hundur Valley

hundur-valley

25. Gojal Valley

gojal-valley

26. Ghizer River

ghizer-river

27. Fairy Meadows

fairy-meadows

28. Dudipatsar Lake

dudipatsar-lake

29. Deosai Plains

deosai-plains

30. Cold Desert

cold-desert

31. Chillam

chillam

32. Braldu River

braldu-river

33. Borith Lake

borith-lake

34. Biafo Glacier

biafo-glacier

35. Batura Glacier

batura-glacier

36. Bashkiri Lake

bashkiri-lake

37. Baltoro Glacier

baltoro-glacier

38. Baltit Fort

Baltit Fort

39. Shogran Valley

shogran-valley

40. Attabad Lake

attabad-lake

41. Rama Lake

rama-lake

42.Umalsat Yasin Valley

umalsat-yasin-valley

Pictures Credits:- S. M. Bukhari, Dawn, many others.