Ever been to the valley of Skardu in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan? There are a number of amazing topographic features as well as incredibly beautiful weather in the area, making it a true heaven on earth. This valley in Gilgit-Baltistan is the epitome of beauty, serenity, and wilderness in the far northern part of Pakistan. There are paths connecting this valley to a number of the world’s highest mountains, including K2, K3, and Gasherbrum. Mountaineers, nature lovers, photographers, and documentary filmmakers are among the many tourists who flock to this alluring valley every year.
A wonder of nature, Hunza Valley is famous for its ethereal beauty and Burusho population. It is surrounded by the lofty mountains of Karakoram ranges. There are five districts in the region: Shigar, Ghizer, Gilgit, and Gilgit Baltistan. It occupies the northern part of Pakistan, bordering China on the north, Gilgit on the south, and Gilgit on the west. Pakistan and China are connected by the Khunjerab Pass via the Karakoram Highway passing through Hunza Valley. Hunza is famous for its serene beauty, historical sites, high literacy rate, fresh fruits, and cultural diversity. There is no doubt that Karimabad (previously known as Baltit) is the most popular tourist destination in Hunza due to its beauty, as well as the friendliness and hospitality of the people.