Nature has bestowed upon north Pakistan a unique beauty in the different seasons of the year. A country of wonders in all 4 seasons’ Tourist Attractions and all around. Definitely, unlike any other place in the world. Obviously, Pakistan is a country of contrasts. It has different beauty and attractions in all 4 seasons of the year.
The North Pakistan and 4 Seasons’ Tourist Attractions
The northern part of Pakistan has a different landscape that dresses in different colors during the four seasons of the year. Each season has its own beauty and importance. There are four seasons in Pakistan. That are spring, summer, autumn, and winter. Spring begins at the beginning of March and ends at the end of May.
From the beginning of June to the end of August, summer comes all over north Pakistan. At the beginning of September, the yellow color of autumn arrives and ends at the end of November. Then, with a beautiful white dress, winter comes, which has its own beauty with snow, until February.
Holiday Hikes Pakistan organizes tours during the whole season with the interest of clients. Furthermore, looking for their choice and makes your holidays exciting and enjoyable with its skillful staff and organizers. We would love to invite all those who love to see and connect with nature.
The best time for the Lovers of the spring season
The spring blossom in Pakistan is on its way to reaching us soon. The landscape completely wears an amazing natural dress with different colorful trees in every part of North Pakistan. North Pakistan, the land of giant mountains, is paradise on earth with full of all 4 seasons Attractions.
It has a different color of spring blossoms such as cherries, apricots, apples, pears, peaches, almonds, and many others that give spiritual food to nature and humans both. An unbelievable scene occurs all over North Pakistan during this season, with different colors of flowers on different trees that add to the beauty of the whole region. If you have time and interest, it is worth visiting to enjoy your life in a real natural beauty.
When the blossom begins and ends in different parts of Pakistan,
The uniqueness of spring blossoms in north Pakistan lasts for a long tim. The reason is, because it varies from valley to valley with altitude and you have long days to see the spring blossoms and enjoy them. The first spring blossom comes to Gilgit in the very first week of March and to its adjacent areas up to 30 km. And then from 15-20th March, the beautiful spring blossom arrives in the upper villages. Everywhere, Hunza, Nagar, Skardu, Astore, Ghizer, Gahkuch, Ishkoman, Gupis, Yasin, and Phundar Valley. All of these are getting full of spring blossom.
Hunza Valley in the 4 seasons Tourist Attractions with different Beauty
Hunza, to the north of Gilgit-Baltistan, is famous all over the world because of the incredible landscape and the villages among snow-covered mountains. The infrastructure for tourism is on the rise in North Pakistan. Thousands of visitors move towards Hunza during the whole year to enjoy its beauty. Spring comes here from the beginning of April and ends at the end of June.
4 Seasons’ Attractions of the Skardu Valley the Hub of Great Karakorum
Skardu, to the northeast, is the hub of the giant Karakoram Mountains. The spring season in Skardu is amazing with the colorful trees. The side valleys of Khapulo, Ganache, and Shigar, along with the whole villages, are worth visiting during the spring season. Thousands of adventure fans move to the Karakoram Mountains during the summer.
As well as, winter climbing is nowadays on the rise because of the incident with the renowned Pakistani climber Ali Sadpara and his colleagues. Some people usually do winter climbing in the Karakoram Mountains.
Ghizer Valley to the west, called “The Land of Lakes,” has a unique landscape, and very few tourists visit here during the whole year. It has four huge valleys connecting with different parts of Pakistan, such as Punial, which begins 33 km to the west of Gilgit and connects with Darel and Tangir to the south. All the villages of Punial are all along the Shandur Road and the Ghizer River.
The spring season arrives here by the beginning of March and moves up to the upper villages of Ishkoman, Gupis, Yasin, and Phundar until the end of May, when the spring blossom stays and adds to the beauty of its incredible landscape.
4 Seasons’ Colors of the Ghizer “The Land of Lakes”
The Ghizer River is famous for trout fishing activities. Especially in the crystal clear river that flows from Shandur Lake to the west. Traveling along the Shandur Road during the spring blossom makes it unique. Different with colorful villages among the snow-capped mountains of Hindukush and Karakoram. All the way from the begins from Gilgit and ending at Shandur Pass on the way to Chitral. You connect your tour with Chitral from the Ghizer Valley over the famous Shandur Pass, at 3,732 m.
Ishkoman Valley 4 Seasons’ Tourist Attractions
Once you go towards the Ishkoman Valley in natural beauty and tourism potential. Several popular treks stretch from there. The most popular and charismatic one is the Wakhan Corridor over Korumbar Pass, 4,200 m. Most importantly, it connects Broghil in North Chitral and Gilgit-Baltistan two different provinces. The other incredible trek over Chilinji Pass, 5,200 m, connects Ishkoman and Baba Ghundi Chuporsan, Upper Hunza. Both of these treks take 2-3 weeks of comfortable trip full of joys and fun. For more information read on here
There are other amazing treks that lead to Darkot Yasin over Attar Pass (4,700 m) and Panji Pass (4,600 m). It is passing through charming summer pastures and spectacular views of snow-covered peaks. Some peaks are very easy to climb during the trek. Especially, if you are fond of small peak climbing and many technical peaks too. For technical climbers, most of the peaks are unclimbed and unnamed.
You may have an opportunity to climb such peaks and have the honor of being the first climbers of the Hindukush Mountains. Such opportunities are in every valley of Ghizer, e.g., Ishkoman, Punial, Gupis, and Phundar. You may plan a day hike or month-long trek and discover “off the beaten tracks” in the valley. Most of these treks are circle ones treks from valley to valley. You will cross easy passes from one valley to another and experience diverse cultures, landscapes, languages, and people.
“Off the Beaten Tracks”
There are many valleys and passes that still need to be discovered. Most of them could be done in 2-3 days, but some need weeks to discover and explore. All these are easily accessible from nearby villages in the Ghizer District.
Yasin Valley, Ishkoman Valley Yasin has several opportunities and potential that have to be discovered and enjoyed during your holidays. The historical Darkot Pass, at 4,570 m, connects Yasin to Broghil Chitral. It has an interesting history of the ancient explorers and conquerors who passed through. In order to capture the sub-continent of Central Asia. In the next posts, I will provide all the details and information about the history. All of these have 4 Season Attractions to enjoy holidays with fun.
One of the most beautiful valleys in Gilgit-Baltistan, Phundar, has its beauty in lush green meadows, crystal clear rivers (full of trout fish), blue sky lakes, and waterfalls. There are several trekking opportunities to the north; it connects to the Yasin Valley. Via Nazbar Pass, 4,971m, and northwest to Mastuj Chitral over Zagar Pass, 5,008 m, and Chumarkhand Pass, 3,800. To the south, Dadralli Pass connects Kalam (Swat) Valley and Borom Saw to Kohistan Valley. From Chashi Nala to Darel and Tangir, an incredible trek passes through with landscape and beautiful campsites, rivers and streams.
Punial is the lower valley of the Ghizer District. It is headquarters in Gahkuch, has mind-blowing highlights in history, archaeological sites, day hikes, and short treks. You can walk around to mesmerizing viewpoints while going through small villages. And water channels connecting to nature and listening to amazing stories while interacting with local people.
In the near future, new posts will be appearing with amazing stories and highlights about all the above valleys. Finally, it is worth visiting during these 4 Seasons’ Tourist Attractions to enjoy holidays. Connect with this blog, discover new things, and enjoy reading it. For more detailed information and to plan your trip, visit www.hkttreks.com.