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The most beautiful places in the Hunza Valley

The best of the Hunza Valley

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful places in the Hunza Valley
Inserted: 05.10.2021
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com
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The Hunza Valley is one of the most picturesque areas of Pakistan. You will see the monumental peaks of the Karakoram Mountains, huge glaciers, but also interesting historic castles guarding the trade route leading here from China. Let's take a look at the most beautiful places you will find in the Hunza Valley

1.
Attabad lake

The most beautiful lake in Pakistan

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| Altitude: 2 341 m / 7 680 ft

Attabad lake in northern Pakistan confirms that mountains have their often dramatic life. It was founded only… continue reading

2.
Hunza Valley

The most beautiful valley of Pakistan

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| Altitude: 2 059 m / 6 755 ft

One of the most spectacular valleys of the world lies in northern Pakistan. Hunza river there broke through… continue reading

3.
Rakaposhi

The most famous mountain in the Hunza Valley

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| Altitude: 7 788 m / 25 551 ft

Amazing Rakaposhi (7 788 meters above sea level) dominates the Hunza Valley, which exceeds nearly six… continue reading

4.
Baltit Fort

The most famous fort in Pakistan

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| Altitude: 2 441 m / 8 009 ft

Above the beautiful valley of Hunza stands in a tactical place, high above the river, the ancient Baltit… continue reading

5.
Passu Glacier

18 km long glacier

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| Altitude: 2 947 m / 9 669 ft

Only a short distance from the village of Passu is the scenic Passu Lake, where a huge glacier of the same… continue reading

6.
Ultar Meadows

Meadows high above the Hunza valley

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| Altitude: 3 700 m / 12 139 ft

Highly over the valley of the Hunza River is located the beautiful Ultar meadows. Right behind you there are… continue reading

7.
Passu

An amazing place in North Pakistan

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| Altitude: 2 491 m / 8 173 ft

Passu is just a small settlement on the upper reaches of the Hunza River. The surrounding countryside… continue reading

8.
Borith lake

Beautiful lake under the Ghulkin glacier

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| Altitude: 2 646 m / 8 681 ft

One of the natural attractions of northern Pakistan is Borith Lake. You will find it only a short distance… continue reading

9.
Diran

Pyramid over Hunza valley

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| Altitude: 7 266 m / 23 839 ft

Directly opposite Karimabad is a huge pyramid of Mount Diran (7,266 meters above sea level). If you are not… continue reading

10.
Altit Fortress

A smaller version of the Baltit Fortress

Altitude: 2 172 m / 7 126 ft

Just a short walk from the famous and much-visited Baltit Fortress, you will find the historic Altit… continue reading

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