Hiking and Trekking in Pakistan

 

From long route hikes towards great natural lakes and amazing summit treks of famous mid range peaks to short family trails in the margala hills and the meadows walk of vintage galiyat region – Pakistan is a dreamland to a wanderlust.

Hiking and Trekking Destinations

Fairy Meadows Trek

Fairy Meadows, named by German climbers and locally known as Joot, is a grassland near one of the base camp sites of the Nanga Parbat, located in Diamer District, Gilgit-Baltistan. At an altitude of about 3,300 meters above the sea level, it serves as the launching point for trekkers summiting on the Raikot face of the Nanga Parbat.

Kel to Arangkel Trek

Arang Kel is a lush green village, hill station and tourist spot in Neelam valley, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan. It is located on the hill top above Kel at the altitude of 8,379 feet. The village is accessible by a 2 kilometers trek from Kel. To reach Kel people usually enter into the Neelam valley from Muzafarabad.

Dagri Banglow Trek

Trek to Dagri Banglow Forest Rest house. starting from Namli Gali near Nathia Gali across Miranjani Peak. The Trek is an old Victorian era mule trek used by then British Army to commute from Nathia Gali to Thandiani. Dagri Bungalow was the first night rest point.Very beautiful and scenic trek with less water available.

Ganga Choti Trek

Ganga Choti is a scenic peak near the towns of Sudhan Gali and Bani Minhasan in Bagh District, Azad Kashmir. It is situated in the Pir Panjal Range and is the end point of the Panjal Mastan National Park which is well known in Azad Kashmir for its scenic landscapes. This national park is spread from Pir Kanthi to Ganga Choti.

Mushkpuri Top

Mushkpuri is the second highest hill of Galyat. It is located in the Hills of Nathiagali in District Abbottabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Trek starts from Nathiagali spiraling upward through green pine forests. There is a three hour long but safe hill trek to the top. It is approximately 9452 feet above sea level and a 4KM of climb.

Makra Peak Trek

The Makra is a scenic peak in Hazara Region of the Himalayas in northern Pakistan situated at 13,123 ft ASL.From Kiwai, a single 7-kilometre-long road runs uphill to Shogran, the track continues to climb up to Seree Lake and ends at Paye. From here it is a 4 hours trek to the top of the Makra Peak.

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