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Randghar China

Randghar China is in Balochistan, Pakistan. It is near to the Gomal River. The Zhob-Wana road passes through it. A predominantly Islamic region Randghar China is a springclass H - Hydro graphic in Baluchistan, Pakistan Asia with the region font c ...

                                               

Sandman Tangi

Sandeman Tangi is a village and union council of Ziarat District in the Balochistan province of Pakistan. It is 4 km from Ziarat and contains a dramatic waterfall cascading down the rocks which is an attraction for visitors. The great personality ...

                                               

Sarawan

Sarawan was a division of the former princely state of Kalat in Baluchistan, Pakistan, with an area 4.339 square miles. To the north were Quetta, Pishin, Bolan Pass and Sibi District. On the south was the minor state of Jhalawan. The main mountai ...

                                               

Sazoo

Killi Sazoo is an ancient village of the Harnai District in the Balochistan province of Pakistan. The main tribes inhabiting it are the Tareen, Shedani, Bilalzai, Mir Hassanzai and Yusafzai. The main source of income is agriculture and basket and ...

                                               

Sibi Tehsil

Sibi Tehsil is a subdivision of Sibi District in the Balochistan province of Pakistan. The Sibi Tehsil consists of 6 circles Sangan, Sibi, Talli, Kurak, Khajjak and Mal.

                                               

Sonmiani

Somiani is a coastal town in the southeast of Balochistan province in Pakistan, approximately 145 kilometres northwest of Karachi. The coast of Sonmiani is the northernmost point of the Arabian Sea. The Sonmiani Beach is one of the most popular b ...

                                               

Sonmiani Beach

Sonmiani Beach is a beach located in the Lasbela District of the Balochistan state of Pakistan. It is located in Sonmiani Bay. The beach is a two-hour drive from Karachi and is very popular among tourists. The beach is home to Portuguese Man of W ...

                                               

Sui, Balochistan

Sui, is a sub-district of Dera Bugti District in Balochistan, Pakistan. The Sui gas field is located near Sui town. Generally this is the area of Bugtis.

                                               

Zhob District

Zhob ږوب in Pashto) is a district in the north west of Balochistan province of Pakistan. Zhob District is a Provincially Administered Tribal Area. The population of Zhob District is estimated to 310.544 in 2017. Zhob River is used for irrigation ...

                                               

Askole

Askole, Askoli, or Askoly is a small town located in Shigar Valley, in the Gilgit–Baltistan region of Pakistan. Askole is located in a remote region of the Karakoram mountains 3040 meters above sea level. It is notable for being the final settlem ...

                                               

Astore Valley

Astore Valley) is located in Astore District in the Pakistani region of Gilgit-Baltistan. The valley is covered by snow in winter.

                                               

Babusar Pass

Babusar Pass or Babusar Top is a mountain pass at the north of the 150 km long Kaghan Valley, connecting it via the Thak Nala with Chilas on the Karakoram Highway. It is the highest point in the Babusar Valley that can be easily accessed by cars. ...

                                               

Bagrot Valley

Bagrote Valley is a valley in the Karakoram Mountain range in the Gilgit–Baltistan region of northern Pakistan. River Bagrote flows through the valley from north towards southwest of the valley, supplies water to Jalalabad and Oshikhandass and me ...

                                               

Baloristan

Historically, the Baltistan region was called "Great Bolor" and Dardistan and parts of Brooshal e.g. Gilgit Valley were called "Little Bolor." Great Boloristan is known to have sent ambassadors to the Chinese court. Chinese historian Faxian menti ...

                                               

Baltoro Kangri

Baltoro Kangri is a mountain of the Karakoram mountain range in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. Baltoro Kangri is the 82nd highest mountain in the world with an elevation of 7.312 metres. It lies to the south of the Gasherbrums and east of Chogolisa ...

                                               

Batura Glacier

Batura Glacier, 57 kilometres long, is one of the largest and longest glaciers outside of the polar regions. It lies in the Gojal region of Gilgit-Baltistan in Pakistan. It is just north of the massifs of Batura, at 7.795 metres, and Passu, at 7. ...

                                               

Borith Lake

Borith Lake is a lake in Gulmit, Hunza Valley in Gilgit–Baltistan, Pakistan. Borith is a hamlet in the surroundings of the Borith Lake to the northwest of Husseini, a village near Gulmit, Gojal, in the upper Hunza. The altitude of Borith is rough ...

                                               

Bularung Sar

The Bularung Sar is a 7.134 m high mountain, in the Karakoram mountains range in Nagar Valley, Gilgit-Baltistan, northern Pakistan. The Bularung Sar is located in a mountain range of Hispar Muztagh between the western Trivor and the eastern Dista ...

                                               

Bunji, Pakistan

Bunji is a small town in Astore District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. it is historically important being in the end of Dogra Rule before 1948 and on the brim of Ancient Yagistan. It was economically hub for Barter trade between Yagistan and Dogra ...

                                               

Chapursan

Chapursan is a valley containing some eight scattered villages within the Hunza District of Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. It is the most Northern part of Pakistan, bordering Afghanistan and China. Majority of the people in the valley speak the Wakh ...

                                               

Choungrah

Choungrah is a village in Astore District of Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. The village contains three sub-villages: Bari Dar, Majini Dar and Thokay dar and is bounded to the east by Khachik and Harcho, to the north by Astore Bazar, to the west by E ...

                                               

Dashkin

Dashkin is a village in the district Astore, 85 km from Gilgit, capital of Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. Dashkin is home to a number of rare species of wildlife, such as the Astor markhor a species of ibex and the snow leopard. The people of Dashki ...

                                               

Diamer District

Diamer District ; also called Diamir district) is one of the districts of the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan. It is the district through which the Karakoram Highway passes. Capital of the district is Chilas. Diamer District is bounded by Ast ...

                                               

Distaghil Sar

Disteghil Sar or Distaghil Sar is the highest mountain in the Hispar Muztagh, a subrange of the Karakoram mountain range, in the disputed Gilgit-Baltistan region controlled by Pakistan and claimed by India. It is the 19th highest mountain on eart ...

                                               

Gasherbrum III

Gasherbrum III, surveyed as K3a, is a summit in the Gasherbrum massif of the Baltoro Muztagh, a subrange of the Karakoram on the border between Xinjiang, China and Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. It is situated between Gasherbrum II and IV. Gasherbru ...

                                               

Gudai

Gudai is a village in he Astore District of Pakistan. The nearest villages are Shekong, Khuma, Karbay, Bomray, Booban, and Dass Kharym. It is the headquarters of Gudai union council. The village was once the headquarters of Dogra Raj. A rest home ...

                                               

Gupis Tehsil

Gupis Tehsil is an administrative division of Ghizer District, in Gilgit-Baltistan, a northern region of Pakistan. Gupis lies in the centre of the Ghizer District. There are many villages and lush green and very pleasant places and resort and his ...

                                               

Handarap Lake

Handarap Lake is a high altitude water reservoir situated in the Shandur Valley in Ghizer, the westernmost part of the Gilgit-Baltistan, the northernmost part of Pakistan. The lake is an important source of fresh water and also a tourist attracti ...

                                               

Kachura Lake

The Kachura Lakes are two lakes in the Skardu District of Gilgit-Baltistan, northern Pakistan. The lakes, at 2.500 metres in elevation, are Upper Kachura Lake and Lower Kachura Lake. The latter is also known as Shangrila Lake and is within a tour ...

                                               

Kanjut Sar

Kanjut Sar or Kunjudh Sar as pronounced in "Wakhi" is a mountain located in the Hispar Muztagh, a subrange of the Karakoram mountain range. Kunjudh Sar in wakhi language mean that which overlooks Kunjudh, or above Kunjudh, while Khujudh is the wa ...

                                               

Khalti Lake

Khalti Lake is situated in the Tehsil Punial of Ghizer District, the westernmost part of the Gilgit–Baltistan region and northernmost territory of Pakistan. This lake is an important source of fresh water and has a stock of trout. A PTDC motel is ...

                                               

Kharmang District

Kharmang District is a political sub-division of Pakistan. It is part of Baltistan and currently constitutes one of the ten districts of the Gilgit–Baltistan territory of Pakistan. It is bounded on the south by the Kargil and Leh of Ladakh, on th ...

                                               

Khyber (Hunza)

Khaibar is a village in the upper Hunza Valley of Gilgit–Baltistan in Pakistan. It is situated between Kirilgoz Peak) and Shanoz Peak), below the Shaujerab Glacier, and just to the west of the Hunza River. Administratively the village governs an ...

                                               

Laila Peak (Rupal Valley)

Laila Peak is a major prominence at the southwestern terminus of the Rupal Valley in Pakistan. The peak soars 5.971 metres above sea level and some 7.500 feet above the Rupal Valley floor. To its north lies the Rupal Glacier and to its east lies ...

                                               

Mingli Sar

Mingli Sar is a mountain located in the Shimshal valley in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. The mountain, located in the Karakoram mountain range, is 6050 meters high and located at the southernmost part of the Pamir mountain range. It was first climb ...

                                               

Murtazaabad

Murtazaabad old: Neray das is surrounded by two villages East Hasanabad and West Nasirabad. The River Hunza is in the South, and small mountains in the North. Land is fertile, 40% of the area is cultivated and 35% area consists of forestry. More ...

                                               

Naltar Lakes

There are three lakes in Naltar Valley known as Naltar Lakes or Bashkiri Lakes at altitudes ranging from 3.050–3.150 metres. In one of the three lakes colour of water is green while the second has blue colored water and the third has azure colore ...

                                               

Nomal Valley

Nomal is a small valley located at a distance of 25 km north of Gilgit city in the Gilgit District, in northern Pakistan. The valley is also connected with Nalter Bala and Nalter Pain through a metaled road. Shina and Brushaski are spoken by the ...

                                               

Parri Bangla

Parri Bangla is a village situated 28 km from Gilgit city and 23 km from Juglot city. Parri Bangla was established in 1885 by the residents of Juglot Sai and Balas. In 1929. The first Development was a Dak Bangla on the Slik Road of the village d ...

                                               

Phander Lake

Phander Lake is situated in the Phander Village, in Koh-i-Ghizer, Ghizer District, the westernmost part of the Gilgit–Baltistan region and northernmost territory of Pakistan. This lake is an important source of fresh water.

                                               

Rama Lake (Pakistan)

Rama Lake is a lake near Astore in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. It is on the top of the beautiful Astore Valley that has a light covering of oak trees and other greenery. There is not much greenery due to illegal logging of the forest by locals an ...

                                               

Rush Lake (Pakistan)

Rush Lake is a high altitude lake located in Nagar Valley, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan near Rush Pari Peak. At 4.694 metres, Rush is one of the highest alpine lakes in the world. It is located about 15 km north of Miar Peak and Spantik, which are ...

                                               

Rush Peak

Rush Peak is a mountain in the Karakoram mountain range of Central Asia. It is located in the Nagar District of Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. While not a high peak by local standards, it is noteworthy as a remote trekking destination. It can be rea ...

                                               

Satpara Lake

Satpara Lake is a natural lake near Skardu, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan, which supplies water to Skardu Valley. It is fed by the Satpara Stream. Satpara Lake is situated at an elevation of 2.636 meters 8.650 ft above sea level and is spread over a ...

                                               

Shaigiri

Shaigiri is a mountain in Pakistans western Himalayas. The peak rises precipitously from the south end of the Rupal Valley, soaring 5.584 metres above sea level and some 6.500 ft above the valley floor. To its east stands Rupal Peak, to its west, ...

                                               

Sikandarabad, Gilgit–Baltistan

Sikandarabad is a village located in the Nagar District of Gilgit–Baltistan in Pakistan. It is the headquarter of district "Nagar tehsil. "Sikandarabad" is located on "Karakoram HighwayKKH". "Sikandarabad" is a mountainous area. It is along the " ...

                                               

Skardu Valley

The Skardu Valley is located in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. The valley is about 10 km wide and 40 km long. It is at the confluence of the Shigar River and Indus River. It surrounded by the large Karakoram Range. With the nearby lakes and mountain ...

                                               

Sust

Sost or Sust is a village in Gojal, Upper Hunza, Gilgit–Baltistan, Pakistan. It is the last town inside Pakistan on the Karakoram Highway before the Chinese border. It is elevated 2.800 meters above sea level. The town is an important place on th ...

                                               

Thalay

Thalay Valley is in Ghanche, Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan, on the bank of Shyok River, The Shyok River meets Indus River at Keris about 30 kilometers west of Thalay. Thalay is 16 large and small mohallah:Harangus, Chundu, Taso, Paranghus, Haltagari ...

                                               

Uli Biaho

Uli Biaho is a mountain near Trango Towers and Baltoro Glacier in the Gilgit–Baltistan area of Pakistan. It consists of two main peaks, Uli Biaho Tower ; and Uli Biaho Peak, which as of 2006 was unclimbed. Uli Biaho Tower was climbed alpine-style ...