Nature’s masterpiece, where towering mountains, pristine lakes, and meandering rivers converge in breathtaking harmony. Embark on an unforgettable adventure through this hidden gem, exploring its untamed beauty and immersing yourself in tranquility.
The valley is about 10 kilometres wide and 40 kilometres long, with beautiful plants and animals. Finding a desert between the green valleys, lakes, waterfalls, and rivers is mesmerising. Many people from Pakistan and other countries come to Skardu every year to have a fantastic time and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
This valley remains as captivating as ever for locals and visitors. The orchards full of apricots, cherries, and mulberries add to the peaceful feeling. Whether walking in the meadows or looking at the tall mountains, Skardu Valley has a unique feel that attracts travellers and explorers.
Every time you visit, you’ll discover something new, and it feels like a new adventure. This Valley is like a hidden treasure you keep finding repeatedly, making each journey memorable and meaningful. Graana.com has gathered information about Skardu, including its location, how to reach there, and more.
Departure from Islamabad for Chilas 6:00 am. Travel through Hazara Motorway and then to Thakot Motorway. Travel on Karakorum Highway along the mighty river indus. Stopovers on the way at Besham, Dassu, Samar Nala. Arrival in Chilas and transfer to hotel. Overnight stay in Chilas
Breakfast. Departure for Skardu. Travel via Jaglot and Astak. Arrival in Skardu. Visit Shangrila Lake (view from outside resort) and Upper Kachura Lake. Photography and Sightseeing. Enjoy boating in Upper Kachura Lake. Drive back to hotel. Overnight stay in Skardu
Breakfast. Visit Manthoka Waterfall. Photography and Sightseeing. Departure for Shigar Valley. Stopover for photography at Cold Desert. Enjoy distance view scenic Blind Lake and Sarfaranga Desert. Visit old town Shigar and famous Shigar fort (built in 17th century by the Raja of Amacha Dynasty of Shigar). Leisure time in the peaceful lawn of Shigar fort. Visit Amburiq Mosque (one of the oldest in Baltistan). Drive back to Skardu. Overnight stay in Skardu
Breakfast. Drive to Khaplu. Stopover at confluence point of river Shyok River and Indus. Sightseeing near-by waterfall. Drive to Khaplu. Visit old town of Khaplu and famous Khaplu fort (built in the mid-19th century). Visit 600 years old famous Chaqchan Mosque. Drive back to Skadu. Overnight stay in Skardu
Breakfast. Visit Chunda Valley Land Cruiser Parado and witness bird eye view of Skardu valley. Visit Organic Village and Kharpocho fort (3 hours hike round trip). Visit Sadpara Lake and enjoy photography. Overnight stay in Skardu
Breakfast. Departure for Chilas. Travel through Astak and Jaglot. Arrival in Chilas. Transfer to hotel. Overnight stay in Chilas
Breakfast. Check out from hotel and departure for Islamabad. Travel on same Karakorum Highway with stopovers on the way at Samar Nala, Dassu and Chilas. Arrival in Islamabad. End of services
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