Blogs Posts in KPK category; 30 blog posts

Chitral Festival

Jashan-e-Chitral is celebrated every year from 15th to 22th September in Chitral Valley. It is a cultural festival of Hindukush & Karakorum region communities,   The major events take place are traditional dancing & singing, ar [...]

Posted On : Jun, 08 2012 | Comments : 0

Attock Fort

  Attock fort is situated 110 km west of Islamabad on Grand Trunk Road (G.T Road) near a small town Attock Khurd in Punjab.   The fort was built during the reign of Mughal Emperor Akbar in year 1581-1583.   Attock [...]

Posted On : Jun, 07 2012 | Comments : 0

Abottabad City

Abottabad City

Abbottabad city is situated in the Orash Valley in Hazara region of Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa province.   The city is at a distance of 150 kilometers from capital Islamabad. The city is well-known for its pleasant weather, high-stan [...]

Posted On : Jun, 06 2012 | Comments : 0

Qissa Khawani Bazar, Peshawar

The Qissa Khawani Bazaar meaning 'Market of Story-tellers' is an old market place of Peshawar.  It is famous among tourists who love to visit this place as it depicts the culture and tradition of the people of Peshawar. A [...]

Posted On : Jun, 04 2012 | Comments : 0

Lowari Pass, Chitral

Lowari Top is one of the four major mountain passes to enter Chitral. It connects Chitral with Dir in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province. The pass is 10230 feet high and is closed by snow from November to late May. It provides the shortest r [...]

Posted On : Jun, 04 2012 | Comments : 0

Khyber Pass, Peshawar

Khyber Pass, Peshawar

A sign near the foot of Khyber Pass proclaims, "Anybody who was ever anybody passed this way." At an altitude of 1070 m, it is the Northern Gateway of Pakistan connecting to Afghanistan. The famous arched two-pilla [...]

Posted On : Jun, 04 2012 | Comments : 0

Babusar Pass or Babusar Top

Babusar Pass or Babusar Top

Babusar Pass or Babusar Top (el. 4173 m./13,691 ft.) is a mountain pass at the north of the 150 km. (93 miles) long Kaghan Valley connecting it via the Thak Nala with Chilas on the Karakoram Highway (KKH). It is the highest point in the K [...]

Posted On : Apr, 11 2012 | Comments : 0

Lulusar Lake

Lulusar Lake

Lulusar Lake, at 3,410 m (11,190 ft), is the primary headwaters of the Kunhar River.It flows southwest through the entire length of Kaghan Valley and the Naran Valley, passing Jalkhand, Kaghan, Jared, Paras and Balakot until its confluenc [...]

Posted On : Apr, 11 2012 | Comments : 0

Lake Saiful Muluk - Naran

Lake Saiful Muluk - Naran

Lake Saiful Muluk is located at the northern end of the Kaghan Valley near Naran. It is in the north east of Mansehra District in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan. At an altitude of 3,224 m (10,578 feet) above sea level it is amo [...]

Posted On : Apr, 11 2012 | Comments : 0

Naran - Kaghan Valley

Naran - Kaghan Valley

Naran Naran is a village located in Kaghan Valley, Mansehra District of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.      The Kunhar River, swollen by glacier melt, passes through this village as it meanders its w [...]

Posted On : Apr, 11 2012 | Comments : 0

Balakot - Mansehra

Balakot - Mansehra

Balakot is a town in Mansehra District in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.  Balakot is located about thirty eight kilometers north east of the city of Mansehra, in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. It is a historical town, a famous t [...]

Posted On : Apr, 11 2012 | Comments : 0

Shandur Polo Festival

Shandur Polo Festival

Shandur Polo is played at 3734m near Shandur Pass.  it is the world's highest polo field, set in a magnificent landscape of rolling pastures, crystalline azure lakes & Hindu-Raj Mountains.  it is just the setting f [...]

Posted On : Jan, 08 2012 | Comments : 0

Nathia Gali

Nathia Gali

Nathia Gali is a mountain resort town or hill station in Hazara, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. It is a part of the Galiaath which are termed such due to several hill-stations in that area ending with the word "gali", most of whi [...]

Posted On : Jan, 08 2012 | Comments : 0

Thandiani

Thandiani

Thandiani (literally meaning 'Very Cold') is a hill station in the Galyat area of Pakistan.   Thandiani was established as a Sanatorium during British rule, for the convenience of officers stationed at the neighbouring ca [...]

Posted On : Jan, 07 2012 | Comments : 0

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