Must-visit destinations during this winter vacation

Undoubtedly, Pakistan is a tourists’ heaven and this heaven is not only attractive for the Pakistani tourists but for international tourists as well. A recent report has unveiled the tourism development and potential of Pakistan.

The winter vacation is here, so are the plans of the people to enjoy the winter season and travel to the areas where they could enjoy snowfall and other landscapes of nature. The kids as well as the elders are fond of snowfall where they could enjoy the winter to it extreme limits.

With improved infrastructure, reaching to these destinations has become easier as compared to the difficulties people faced in the past.

Here are most popular tourist destinations to enjoy winter season.

Murree

The city is one of the most popular tourist destinations of Pakistan and it is flooded by the people whether it is summer or winter. It is also known as “Malka e Kohsar” which gets thousands of tourists from all over the country in every season. The hill station hides under a thick layer of snow during winter season which is actually a breath taking scene. Changla Gali, Dunga Gali, Bara Gali, Pindi Point, Patriata and the most popular Mall Road are the areas in Murree which attract the tourists.

Nathiagali

It is the most discussed tourist attraction in the media because Imran Khan (politician) visited this place regularly and spent a lot of time there. Nathiagali is one of the most popular tourist destinations as it offers great scenes to observe during winter season. If you’re a trekking lover then the snowfall and view from the Muskpuri top will make you fall in love with it.

Sawat Valley-Malam Jabba

This tourist destination is called the mini Switzerland of Pakistan. Once a safe haven of terrorists has now become a vacation point not only for Pakistani tourists but also for the international tourists. Malam Jabba is only ski resort in Pakistan which is the lifeline for skiing lovers of Pakistan and the Los Angeles Times newspaper once called it “Post Resort”.

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Neelam Valley, Leepa Valley (Azad Kashmir)

 

Paradise on earth, the Kashmir is blessed with the natural beauty which is incomparable. The tourists’ heaven, Kashmir offers plenty of things from sight-seeing to adventures during the snow fall. This land of marvelous natural beauty has areas named  Sharda, Kutton and Keran which make you feel wandering on fairylands.

Hunza

The main city of Gilgit-Baltistan which is full of natural beauty and rich culture as it was a princely state once. Enclosed in snow-capped mountains like Ultar Sar, Hunza Peak and Passu Peak, it is one of the biggest tourist attraction in Pakistan. Karimabad, Altit, Attabad lake, Baltit fort and Passu are some of the popular locations of Hunza where the tourists can enjoy the nature. There is also a vast scope of trekking for adventurous people.

Gilgit

Located near Hunza, Gilgit is the capital city of Gilgit Baltistan region which offers one of the spectacular locations to the tourists. Located near Hunza, Gilgit has the extravagant tourists’ spots like Astore, Naltar, and Haramosh which won’t let you move away your gaze. The city is the hub of many cultural festivals with friendly local people which will get you under their influence.