Gilgit Baltistan is the most spectacular region of Pakistan in terms of its geography and scenic beauty. Here meets the world’s three mightiest mountain ranges: Karakoram, Handukuch and Himalayas. Five out of the fourteen mountain peaks with height of over 8000 meters including the K-2 (world’s second heights peak) and some of the largest glaciers outside polar regions are located in Gilgit Baltistan. Beautiful landscape, unique cultural heritage and rich biological diversity of Gilgit Baltistan attracts tourists from all over the world.
Hunza valley is the prime attraction for tourists with spectacular sceneries of the surrounding mountains. A view of four 7,000 m high peaks, i.e., Rakaposhi, Diran, Golden and Ultar, from various points of Hunza makes it unique. The valley is known for its delicious fruits, terraced fields, land mark monuments and also for its changing colors in various seasons.