It also has the highest paved international border crossing in the world, The Khunjerab Pass the highest point on the Karakoram Highway. The valley is also a cultural cross road, rich with influences from Buddhism and Islam. Tourists can experience the deep rooted diversity of the valley in their traditional dances, cuisines and heritage festivals that have attracted globetrotters from all parts of the world. Some of the must visit places in Hunza include Altit Fort, Hoper Valley, Baltit Fort and of course the glacial lakes such as Attabad Lake and Borith Lake that seem like a chapter out of a fairy tale. Karimabad Bazaar a haven for tourists who love exquisite souvenirs and handmade artefacts including gems, clothing and other items that reflect the deliciously archaic past of the region.
Go in stealth mode at Misgar Village Valley in Gojal. Pakistan is home to an abundance of legal hunting grounds and one of them in the national park in Hunza District where thrill seekers can exercise their hunting skills legally. You can also relish the taste of succulent fruits bursting with the goodness of nature in Hunza Valley. The mountainous region located on the northern side of Hunza River is famous for its orchids surrounded by snow draped peaks. Hunza Valley is famous for mulberry, plums, apricots, cherries, peaches, apples and dried fruit which are exported to many parts of the world. Tourists must try Gyal a local sweet and earthy breakfast delicacy made with wheat pancakes topped with jam or honey and of course apricot oil which seems to be a favourite amongst locals.
Don t leave Hunza without trying Baling e Desherum (local walnut pancake) that will take your heart and your soul into an embrace with its smooth, warm and nutty flavour. Hunza is also known for the regional comfort food, Harissa (porridge made of meat, rice, wheat, and green lentil. Other tourist attractions include Khabasi Cafe, Passu Cones, Gulmit Village, 800 years old mosque, Hussaini Bridge, Passu Glaciers, experience of Dawn or a sunset at Duiker and many more!
Premium travel experience at the most affordable rates to provide you with the best value for your trip cost.
Embrace our travel guide resources and know about the history and traditions of the areas you're traveling inn.
Chalo Pakistan is taking provision of all your travel needs and comforts within your package cost, leaving you with lasting trip memories.