Gilgit Baltistan Pakistan’s most beautiful region or perhaps the most visited place in the country if I’m not wrong. Most of the tourists like this place because of the hub of the great mountain ranges. Mountains like Karakoram Mountain, the Himalaya, the Hindukush, and the Pamir. These mountains keep a connection with China, India, Afghanistan, and the narrow Wakhan corridor.
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In the past five-six years, tourism in Pakistan increases thanks to the Armed Forces of the Country. Rich in history and beauty Gilgit Baltistan has a great affection for the tourists. It also remained a focal point among the Rusia, China, and the British Empire. Because of its beauty, this place has so many lovers.
Along the Karakoram Highway, you can go to the Khujerab Pass the China Border and in the south to the Baltistan. when you leave this place surely you have a suitcase of memories & stories and desire to come back again.
Some Facts of Gilgit Baltistan
- In 2009 it was officially named “Gilgit Baltistan”
- It has a population of 1million
- They speak six languages
- It has the highest mountains including worlds 2nd largest mountain K2
- Karakoram highway was built-in late 1970’s
Places to Visit
The beauty of Pakistan has always been fantastic but people were terrified because of the law in order issues. in the last five-six years, the government of Pakistan and especially Armed forces done a great job. Now Pakistan named no. 1 travel destination for the year 2020.
KP government took a great step in 2015 to boost the attraction of the tourists and started plans for that. Not only it will increase the good image of the country but also it’ll be help full for job creation.