Gilgit-Baltistan in the past known as the Northern Areas, is a region composed by Pakistan as a definitive district, and containing the northern piece of the more noticeable Kashmir region which has been the subject of a solicitation among India and Pakistan since 1947, and among India and China from extremely later. It is the northernmost district directed by Pakistan. It edges Azad Kashmir toward the south, the zone of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa toward the west, the Wakhan Corridor of Afghanistan toward the north, the Xinjiang area of China, around the east and upper east, and the Indian-encouraged affiliation spaces Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh toward the southeast.
Gilgit-Baltistan is legitimately pulled back into three divisions which, at this moment, assigned into ten spaces, including the four Baltistan areas of Skardu, Shigar, Kharmang, and Ghanche, and the four Gilgit zones of Gilgit, Ghizer, Hunza and Nagar and two regions of Diamer and Astore are a dash of Diamer Division. The enormous administrative centers are the towns of Gilgit and Skardu.
Three of the world’s longest ice sheets outside the polar zones are found in Gilgit-Baltistan: the Biafo Glacier, the Baltoro Glacier, and the Batura Glacier. There are, similarly, a few high-height lakes in Gilgit-Baltistan.
K2 Base Camp
K2 is the second most noteworthy top on earth. In close by Balti language K2 is gathered “Chhogho Ri” which indicates “Most fundamental Peak”. K2 is one of the most stunning spots to visit in Gilgit Baltistan. K2 is masterminded in the Karakoram run in Concordia. Concordia is the most immaculate spot in Gilgit Baltistan. Concordia is in like way called the “Position of power Rome of Mountain GOD”. K2 is a fantasy objective for each climber and trekker on the planet.
Pixie Meadow is a wonderful dale organized in Gilgit Baltistan’s Diamer region. It is one of the most extraordinary spot in Gilgit Baltistan. Pixie Meadow is named by a German climber. Nanga Parbat ninth most raised mountain on earth is masterminded before Fairy Meadow. This is an ideal spot like typical grandness. From Mighty Nanga Parbat, lavish green dell, lakes to rich green condition, pixie knoll is an ideal spot to visit. You shouldn’t miss this spot on the off chance that you got an opportunity to visit Gilgit Baltistan. Nanga Parbat is in like the way one of the most infuriating mountains to ascend. Different climbers lost their lives while climbing Nanga Parbat. At the present time, Parbat is likewise called Killer Mountain.
Deosai National Park
Deosai level is organized in Skardu, Astore and Kharmang regions of Gilgit Baltistan. Greater bit of Deosai National Park is masterminded in Skardu district. Deosai is just available in summer accordingly Deosai is called Ghbiarsa by Balti individuals which signify “Summer’s Place”. The most visiting courses are Ali Malik, Chilim and Burji la. There are different courses to reach Deosai. One can locate a decent pace technique for Sadpara, This is the shortest course. You can in like way visit Deosai by techniques for Chlimi Astore, Shila valley Sermik, Kachura valley Shagharthang and Kharmang. In 1993 get together of Gilgit Baltistan reported Deosai a checked region National Park. Himalayan Brown bear of Deosai is an endangered creature. Deosai is a level covering 3000 Sq Km. Deosai is home to imperiled Himalayan Brown Bear.
Naltar is essentially one progressively wonderful pine-forested valley orchestrated in the Gilgit region. Naltar valley is one of the most perfect places in Gilgit Baltistan organized close Gilgit city. The valley is notable for its greenery, lakes and skiing resort. In winter Naltar valley gets huge snowfall. There is a Ski resort in Naltar valley. Beginning late Pakistan Airforce PAF has exhibited ski chairlift in Naltar valley. Skiers from various nations visit here.
Hushe is a great valley notable for its virgin unclimbed heaps of eastern Karakoram run. Hushe valley is masterminded in Ghanche area. It is a paradise for rock climbers and trekkers. It isn’t really a heaven for climbers and trekkers. Charkusa valley in Hushe is a striking trekking objective in the Karakoram. The stone towers of Hushe valley is the explanation rock climbers call Hushe heaven for explorers.
Hunza is one of the most eminent spots to visit in Gilgit Baltistan. The valley is one more and maybe most visited spot in Gilgit Baltistan. Hunza is acclaimed for its peaceful gloriousness, certain spots, and rich culture. Spots to visit in Hunza are Atabad Tunnel on Karakoram Highway, Altit fort, Baltit post, Atabad lake, Khunjarab Pass and Gojal.
Phander valley is another shocking spot to visit in Gilgit Baltistan.
Phander is orchestrated in Ghizer, Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan. Ghizer is the most visited spot in Gilgit Baltistan. Phandar is a pathway driving towards Shandur Pass which is regularly delineated as the most excellent Valley of Pakistan and has gets together with Chitral Pakistan.
Upper and Lower Kachura Lakes
Kachura is orchestrated in Skardu. Kachura lakes are one of the most visited spots in Gilgit Baltistan. There are two lakes in Kachura: Upper Kachura Lake and Lower Kachura Lake
The Kachura Lakes are two lakes in the Skardu District of Gilgit-Baltistan, northern Pakistan. The lakes, at 2,500 meters (8,200 ft) in stature, are Upper Kachura Lake and Lower Kachura Lake. The last is regardless called Shangrila Lake and is inside a vacationer resort named Shangrila Resort outside the town of Skardu. The lakes are in the Karakoram mountain degree of the western Himalayas, the more fundamental Kashmir area, and in the Indus River bowl..
Minimarg is a town in the Astore District of the Pakistani locale of Gilgit-Baltistan. It is sorted out on the correct bank of the Neelum River toward the north of Taobat, around 190 km from the city of Gilgit. The normal climb is 2,844.6 meters above the ocean level. July is warm with a normal temperature of 19.8 °C. January is cold with a standard temperature of – 17.3 °C. Yearly snowfall happens here. Igloos are found in winters.
Rama Valley is thickly forested with enormous pine, cedar, fir and juniper trees. The valley is around 3300 meters (10800 feet) above ocean level and right currently snow checked for 7–8 months of the year. In summer, it gets rich green; conditions maintained by neighborhood shepherds.
From here one can trek to the east side of the Nanga Parbat (regardless called the Killer Mountain), the world’s ninth most raised mountain.
Going before 2005, Astore was a Tehsil of District Diamir, the fifth District of Gilgit-Baltistan. Before long Astore has been the move to a District.
There are in excess of 50 negligible incredible towns in Astore. Some of them are Chilm, Bubin, Gorikot, Eid Ghah, Fena, Bulen, Choungrah, and Pari Shing.
Rama Lake is a lake close Astore in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. It is on the most imperative reason for the incomparable Astore Valley that has a light covering of oak trees and other greenery.
Attabad Lake is a lake in Gojal Valley, Hunza, Gilgit Baltistan, an authentic area of Pakistan. The lake was made in January 2010 in perspective on the Attabad Disaster. Attabad Lake has gotten extraordinary compared to other escape spots in Gilgit-Baltistan offering rehearses like gliding, stream skiing, computing, and other recreational exercises.
The lake was surrounded because of a gigantic heavy slide at Attabad Village in Hunza Valley in Gilgit-Baltistan, 14 kilometers (9 mi) upstream (east) of Karimabad that happened on 4 January 2010. The heavy slide killed twenty individuals and stopped the development of the Hunza River for five months. The lake flooding has cleared 6,000 individuals from upstream towns, stranded (from land transportation avenues) a further 25,000, and soaked more than 19 kilometers (12 mi) of the Karakoram Highway. The lake arrived at 21 kilometers (13 mi) long and more than 100 meters (330 ft) completely by the fundamental multi-day stretch of June 2010 when it started spilling by and by the heavy slide dam, totally submerging lower Shishkat and somewhat flooding Gulmit. The subdivision of Gojal has the best number of overflowed structures, more than 170 houses, and 120 shops. The occupants in like way had absences of sustenance and different things in perspective on the blockage of the Karakoram Highway. By 4 June water flooding from the lake had reached out to 100 m3/s (3,700 cu ft/s).
Water levels kept moving on 18 June 2010 accomplished by a capability in the flood and inflow of the new lake. As a frightful environment proceeded, the heap of sustenance, arrangement, and particular item was finished as a wide scope of transportation including helicopter association to Hunza couldn’t continue.
Nagar is one of the most shocking spots in Gilgit Baltistan. The valley is eminent for rich culture, consequences of the soil green fields. Rakaposhi is masterminded in Nagar valley.
Nagar Valley is also known as Nagar Khas is a valley close Hunza Valley in the Nagar District of Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan. The valley is around 15 kilometers (9.3 mi) from Hunza Valley and 105 kilometers (65 mi) from the city of Gilgit (capital of Gilgit Baltistan). The valley is home to different high pinnacles including Rakaposhi, Diran Peak, Golden Peak, and Rush Peak. The vital towns in the valley join Sikandarabad, Chalt, Minapin, Gulmit, and Hoper. Burushaski and Shina tongues are spoken in the valley. Flood Lake, the most raised snow bested pool of Pakistan and the 27th most raised lake on earth besides lies right now.
Passu is a little town orchestrated in the Gilgit Baltistan area of northern Pakistan. Engineered along the Karakoram Highway in Upper Hunza, Passu is a standard explorer objective by prudence of its feasibly open clearing scenes, and vistas of the 7,478 m (24,534 ft) tall Passu Sar mountain, the Passu Glacier, and Passu Cones.
Passu is orchestrated along the Hunza River, around 20 kilometers (12 mi) from Gulmit, the Tehsil home office of Gojal, in the Gilgit-Baltistan zone of Pakistan, and around 147 kilometers (91 mi) upriver from Gilgit Passu is masterminded in Gojal Valley, a subdivision of District Hunza.
It lies amazingly close to the tongue of the Passu Glacier, and only south of the tongue of the Batura Glacier. The last is the seventh longest non-polar ice sheet on the planet at 56 kilometers (35 mi), and grounds at close to the turnpike. Borith Lake is titanic water include underneath the Hussaini town in the district.
Tupopdan 6,106 meters (20,033 ft) regardless called “Passu Cones” or “Passu Cathedral”, misleads the north of the Gulmit town in Gojal Valley. It is the most gotten peak in the area. In addition close by are the high peaks of Pasu Sar, Shispare Sar, and Batura.
The Ishkoman valley lies in the north of Ghizer District in Gilgit-Baltistan, flanking Afghanistan and the Pamir Wakhan Corridor.It is organized at a degree of statures, from 7,000 to 12,000 feet (2,100 to 3,700 m). The valley contains in excess of 30 towns, with a full scale masses of 30,000 occupants. Four immense tongues are spoken here: Wakhi, Khowar, Shina and Burushaski.