Pakistan is one of the most beautiful, peaceful and naturally attractive countries. No doubts, there were security threats, political problems & instability that causes a lot of hurdles to promote travelling in Pakistan. but now, the situation is changing. According to the 2021’s report, tourism had contributed $billion in Pakistan’s revenue. Pakistan has opened its door for tourism, and there are great places to visit in Pakistan that are worth visiting. According to Wikipedia: Due to these measures, 1.9 million tourists visited Pakistan in 2018 and as of 2020, tourism in the country has increased by more than 300%.
Here are the top 10 best and beautiful places of Pakistan that you should definitely visit:
1. FAIRY MEADOWS
This meadow is famous for it’s lush green grass all over the place and you can have a attractive view of world’s 9th highest mountain peak (nanaga parbat) from here. The roads are little dangerous, and walking is prohibited, there are jeeps available to travel, but fortunately you can split your cost with other travelers.
2. HINGOL NATIONAL PARK
This is such a beautiful place, it looks like the planet of rocks, you can also find different types of animal species here, they are beautiful rocks and even a mud volcano. there is one important thing that you should before going to hingol national park, that there is no local transport available, so you should have your own transport for that.
3. KALASH VALLEYS
Kalash valley is simply the home of Kalash people, a minority in Pakistan with their own convictions, culture and language. it is one of the most beautiful places in Pakistan, not because of the location only, but because of those people as well.
They are very warm hearten people. they live in the wooden houses built by them, what’s more, the ladies are especially well known for their beauty, splendidly shaded customary dress and head wear that contrasts from anything more one can track down in Pakistan.
You would have to spend at least 2,3 days to grasp the attractive views of skardu. if you are fond of trekking, this is the best place for you to visit, it consists the best basecamps including K2, by the way, K2 is clearly observed from (Sandakpu, highest point of west bengal) India. there are a lot of mountains, lakes, that you can visit in this region.
5. HUNZA VALLEY
i doubt that you are a Pakistani, and you haven’t heard about the place “Hunza“, It is one of the beautiful places in pakistan, every year many people from different areas of Pakistan visits hunza and surrounding with their family. some important places to visits in hunza are attabad lake, passu cones, and eagle’s nest.
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6. SWAT VALLEY
This valley is located in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan, looks like a imaginary heaven. Blue sky and green fields everywhere, here you can never get enough of visiting. A place where you can live days with out entertainment, internet and social media, with quite happy thoughts.
7. DEOSAI PLAINS NATIONAL PARK
This park is famously known for “Himalayan Brown Bear calls Deosai”, and seriously you should watch out for them. Beautiful landscapes, lakes and the sweet winds that can make your day. it is often refer as the roof of world.
8. RAKAPOSHI BASE CAMP
As we have earlier talked about trekking spots, here is another one which you should definitely visit if you are fond of trekking. it can give you some amazing view of rakaposh at 7,800-metre peak. the weather is sometime extreme so you should be aware when you have to trek.
9. KATPANA DESERT
Unlike the others, it is a desert and there is something unique about this desert, which is that it covers itself with snow in winters that is why it is known as “cold desert“. this desert is just 30 km away from skardu.
10. NALTAR VALLEY
This valley is about at the distance of 34 miles from Gilgit city. this place is very popular for skies, large trees, lakes and beautiful landscapes. there is a ski resort manage by Pakistan Air Force, and it attracts a great number of tourist every year in winters just for the sake of skiing. not only that, one can also enjoy the summers in this valley when the lakes are unfreeze and the trees blooms at the peak.