Blossom Season in Gilgit Baltistan Pakistan

Blossom Season in Gilgit Baltistan Pakistan

Blossom season in Gilgit Baltistan is one of the most spectacular sights to see. Blossom season in Gilgit Baltistan Pakistan brings with it an explosion of colors that decorate the mountains and valleys of the region with splashes of pink, white and yellow shades. The blossom season starts from the first week of April and ends by the mid of April (depends on altitude). During this time thousands of tourists visit Gilgit Baltistan to enjoy the beautiful sights and sensations this season brings along with it. The best places to see blossoms are the valleys of Nagar, Yasin, Chitral, Skardu, and Deosai National Park.

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Blossom Season in Gilgit Baltistan Pakistan:

Blossom season in Gilgit Baltistan – As the four seasons in Pakistan particularly in Gilgit Baltistan is famous in tourists. It is the beauty of nature full of colors, scents, and romance. Cherry blossoms signals the end of chilly winter weather in Hunza and Nagar valley. The blossom season starts from the first week of April and ends by the mid of April (depends on altitude). The blooming of cherry blossoms brings many tourists from around the world to Gilgit Baltistan to experience this amazing phenomenon. Rush Lake, Kacheli Lake, and Lulusar Lake during blossom season have an amazing scenic beauty that attracts tourists from across Pakistan and beyond its borders as well.

Blossom Season in Hunza:

The Blossom season starts from the first week of April and ends by mid of April. Hunza is a semi-autonomous region located at the extreme north of Pakistan. Hunza has two main valleys, Gojal and Karimabad. Both of these valleys are popular with tourists because they have a typical alpine landscape with jagged peaks and picturesque landscapes as well as villages surrounded by huge mountains.

Cherry Blossom Season in Hunza :

Cherry blossom season is full on peak in Hunza and Nagar. You will have a very broaden view from the top of eagle nest. The options are very much to explore the spring blossom season in hunza valley. The village side of karimabad, gulmit and gojal are very famous to see the blossom beauty very close. Just like the packed trees of blossom in Minapin, hopper and nagar khas you will have same vibe for the day tour near hunza.

In Nagar valley, Gilgit blossom starts its journey from the first week of April and ends by mid-April. Due to harsh climatic conditions, these flowers only bloom for three weeks (around 20 days). The climate varies from place to place depending on altitude. The temperature ranges from 0–15 degrees Celsius which makes it difficult for flowers to grow or flower.

How to Go to Hunza?

Blossom Season in Gilgit Baltistan Pakistan, Hunza is a mountainous valley that lies between two glaciers: Ultar (Western) and Khunjerab (Eastern). The Valley of Hunza is blessed with beautiful surroundings and scenic landscapes, which attracts thousands of tourists each year. There are three roads to Hunza Valley which connect to other parts of Pakistan. When you travel by road to Hunza it takes around 13–15 hours to drive from Islamabad.

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The Karakoram Highway (KKH) is a two-lane highway that runs along mountain ridges through Gilgit-Baltistan and over Khunjerab Pass to Kashgar, China. The Karakoram Highway connects Pakistan with China and is one of few roads between them, crossing over into Xinjiang in China. The M1 or N-35 National Highway connects Islamabad to Rawalpindi and Lahore. Lastly, KKH goes through Skardu via Shigar Valley while M1/N35 traverses Thakot-Mansehra Road which connects to Mansehra & Abbottabad.
This beautiful mountainous region offers unlimited possibilities for adventure travelers who are fond of trekking, mountaineering, and fishing activities.

Blossom Season in Skardu:

Skardu is also a hub for many mountains activities like skiing, snowshoeing, and trekking. The temperature stays almost constant throughout the year with only slight winter frost at night. Skardu has lush green trees and flowers bloom during the spring season. Blossom Season in Gilgit Baltistan starts from the first week of April and ends by mid of April (depending on altitude). The most popular blossom sights in Baltistan are basho valley, shigar valley, Kachura Lake, Khaplu Town, Mashabrum Valley, etc.

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Blossom Season in Nagar:

Blossom season is not only limited to Hunza and Chitral but also to Nagar valley. At a higher altitude of 4,200 meters or 12,600 feet, it is a beautiful place. If you visit Nagar valley during the blossom season you can also get a chance to capture views of the famous Minapin Village, Hopper Village, Asqurdas, Chalt Village through your lens.
Depending on weather conditions Nagar could experience its best blossom in April as well. The best time to visit Nagar Valley during the blossom season is from the last week of March till the middle of April (April 1–14). Local people call it Nouroz meaning New day makes the sound very attractive for tourists worldwide with beautiful flowers and charming sceneries such as glaciers and mountains behind them.

Blossom Season in Ghizer Blossom

The small stretch of Gilgit Baltistan from Ghizer valley to Skardu blossom is full of orchards and cherry trees. Ghizer valley remains at a temperature above -4 degrees centigrade for about 2–3 months every year which is enough to awaken everything out of its winter slumber. The main attraction, however, lies with orchards of Almond trees (not to be confused with almonds) which bloom even before any other tree does; giving rise to blooming festivities that continue for almost a month long.

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According to a legend, Ghizer blossoms were first spotted by a Hindu sage named Jilani. When he was traveling through lands of Ghizer on his journey back to India, he saw these vibrant flowers with his bare eyes and fell so much in love with them that he asked his fellow travelers to stop. Then, according to local lore, Jilani took a handful of blossoms from trees and gave them water with his own hands before planting those very same flowers where they could grow more easily. No one knows whether it is true or not but what is sure is that these beautiful flowers are named after him as Jilanni Blossoms.

Blossom Season Photography Tips:

Blossom Season in Gilgit Baltistan, which falls around April time, is the best and great time to capture some of your favorite places around Nagar, Hunza, and Skardu in bloom. Local tour operators can organize village and horse-riding tours if you’re interested – otherwise, it’s easy enough to find some great spots by driving yourself! Look for Cherry Blossom groves on your way up to Altit and opposite Hopper Valley Nagar.
be sure to stop at Rakaposhi View Point and enjoy some stunning views across Mt. Rakaposhi!

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One of my favorite places to capture Blossom is from Top of Hopper Valley Nagar, Karimabad region, a picturesque village on a hill above Nagar, where you can get some beautiful shots of your hosts’ houses among cherry blossom trees.

Reasons To Visit Northern Areas Pakistan During Blossom Season:

The birth of spring is an occasion to celebrate, especially when it manifests itself so extravagantly as it does with cherry blossoms. Throughout Asia, cherry blossoms are considered a harbinger of good fortune, and many traditions revolve around their blooming season. The scenic beauty of the Northern Areas of Pakistan is breathtaking during the blossom season. There are many places where these beautiful trees can be found.
Here are some of the top places to see blossom trees during their season: Kalash Valleys, Hunza Valley, Nagar Valley and Skardu Valley. Northern Areas of Pakistan have something for everyone!

From extreme sports to historical sites, beautiful people, and unique culture, north Pakistan has it all. If you want a chance to visit one of Pakistan’s most popular destinations during its peak season (i.e., without summer tourists), April is your best bet. The summer crowds haven’t yet arrived, but they will soon enough!


By the wrapping of “Blossom Season in Gilgit Baltistan”. During Nagar Blossom, Hunza Blossom, and Skardu blossom, there is full of excitement and celebrations because of the colorful flowers in Hunza, Nagar, Ghizer & Skardu. People usually get together to have fun and meet old friends. Hunza is one of the most beautiful valleys and has magnificent views of high mountains, glaciers as well as lovely small lakes. If you are interested to enjoy Cherry Blossom Festival in Gilgit Baltistan You may contact on below details.

Blossom Hunza Valley Tourism:

The best time to visit Hunza valley to explore the blossom season in Hunza. From 21st March to onward. April is blossom peak day. You may find the most interesting and mesmerizing colored flowers on the tree.

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All About About Gilgit Baltistan – Travel Northern Pakistan Guide 2022

All About About Gilgit Baltistan – Travel Northern Pakistan Guide 2022

All About Gilgit Baltistan

All About Gilgit Baltistan – Travel Northern Pakistan Guide 2022  is the home to more than 20 peaks over 6,100m where K-2 is the second-highest mountain in the universe. Gilgit Baltistan, the gateway to the world eight thousand’s mountain peaks. Where Karakoram, Hindukush, and Himalayas meet and form the world’s highest mountains. Areas where you find people speaking Brushoski, Shina, Balti, Wakhi, and Khowar.

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The level of adventure that you find nowhere. Hospitality has no limits. Visiting Gilgit Baltistan gives you a lifetime adventure and memories of diversified cultures, Landscapes, Peaks, Pastures, Glaciers, archaeological sites, and many many more.

Travel Gilgit Baltistan:

To visit village sides, see the beauty of Gilgit Baltistan. June, July August would be suitable. But be more crowded because locals, Pakistani and foreign tourists out for travel to enjoy the extreme essence of beauty.

In this article “All About Gilgit Baltistan – Travel Northern Pakistan Guide 2022” If you wish to travel with less crowd then October and November will be the most beautiful, colorful because it is fall season in these months.

 Important Information To Know about gilgit baltistan:

  • Worlds Most Famous Mountain Ranges
  • 5100 Glaciers.
  • 119 Lakes.
  • The Himalayas, Karakorum and Hindukush.
  • K2 World’s Second Highest Peak.
  • Five over 8000 Meters Peaks.
  • 101 Peaks over 7000 Meters.
  • 2200 SMs of Snow Covered Area.
  • 4 National Parks
  • 09 Game Reserves
  • 3 wildlife sanctuaries
  • 230 species of Birds
  • 54 Species of mammals
  • 20 species of fresh water fish
  • 23 species of reptiles
  • 6 of amphibians
  • 6592 Sq. KM of Forests Which 9 percent of the total area.

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Gilgit Baltistan area

Gilgit Baltistan is covered in an area of 28,174 square miles which is a mountainous region. It has 14 districts divided into three regions. The languages have been spoken as mentioned above.

Out of 14 districts of Gilgit Baltistan, Hunza is the largest area that has occupied land. However, Gilgit is the largest populated district in Gilgit Baltistan.

Gilgit Baltistan capital:

Gilgit is the capital of Gilgit Baltistan. Which is an administrative territory of Pakistan.

Gilgit to Skardu distance:

On your visit to gilgit baltistan. The distance from Gilgit to Skardu is 200KM via S-1. Which takes 3 hr 58 min. The travel between Gilgit and Skardu takes around 4 hours. Karakoram highway is usually blocked due to rainfall and uncertain conditions for weeks sometimes. The elevation of Skardu city is 2236m.

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Gilgit Baltistan Province:

Gilgit Baltistan is currently not a province. It is just a semi-provincial Setup. They do not have the right to take part in the elections for the federal and National Assembly of Pakistan. So this blog is very important to read “All About Gilgit Baltistan – Travel Northern Pakistan Guide 2022”

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All About hotels in Hunza

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  • Luxus hotel Hunza
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  • Serena Hunza
  • luxus hunza attabad lake resort
  • Lexus hotel Hunza
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All about hotels in Skardu

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All about best hotels in Gilgit:

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  • Rupal inn Gilgit
  • canopy nexus Gilgit
  • park hotel Gilgit
  • riverdale resort gilgit
  • Gilgit Serena hotel
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All about best hotels in Nagar:

  • Diran Guest House
  • Oshothang
  • Hotel Cherry Garden Minapin
  • Domani Hotel
  • Hikal Guest House & Restaurent
  • Paradise Hotel Rakaposhi View Point
  • Rakaposhi Base 1 Hotel
  • Sugar N Spice Hotel
  • Rakaposhi Stay & Dine
  • Rush Lake Hotel Hopper
  • Hilton Hotel
  • Kepal Inn

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All about best hotels in Ghizer:

  • Ghizer Blossom Inn
  • Mehmaan Resort
  • Riverdale Resort Gilgit
  • Green Palace Hotel, Gahkuch
  • Hotel De Capra
  • The Metropolitan Gilgit
  • River Breeze Guest House
  • Mountain View Hotel & Restaurant
  • Rocks N River Hotel

Cultural Diversity:

  • 5 ethnic groups and 5 ethnic languages with 36 dialects.
  • 7 Asia Pacific Heritage Conservation, UNESCO and British Airways Award-Winning Historical Sites
  • 23 Historical Forts.
  • 75 Polo grounds.
  • 65 Archeological sites.
  • More than 39,000 Rock carvings and inscriptions.
  • Year-long festivals all around Gilgit Baltistan.
  • Indigenous music.
  • A centuries-old culture of hospitality and acceptance of visitors
  • Strategic Location and Historical Linkages.
  • Centuries-Old trade and travel route.
  • The only part of Pakistan to border and neighbor four countries.
  •  Presence of International Road Network

Major Information collected from Gilgit Baltistan Government Website.


By wraping up this article shortly on All About Gilgit Baltistan – Travel Northern Pakistan Guide 2022. This could be somehow helpful for your travel to gilgit baltistan. But to read the complete details about best tourist attraction and travel places to visit gilgit baltistan. You may read this blog. “best travel places to Visit Northern Areas of Pakistan in 2022-23

Ski Sports – Exploring Winter Sports Potential of Nagar

Ski Sports – Exploring Winter Sports Potential of Nagar

Under the subject of “Ski Sports – Exploring Winter Sports Potential of Nagar” Fun activities are the only thing that every kid agrees. But the need is to arrange in a proper means whether it is a sports games, activities or exercises.  No matter there is cold or snow outside but once there is enthusiasm or craze kids get overwhelmed and will get an adventure bug. Winter sports are one where extreme cold and snow are boarded everywhere. In meantime, a team from Nagar including boys and girls even kids under the supervision of NTPC went out to winter sports ski training in 2022 in the extreme cold of northern Pakistan HUNZA a short distance from Nagar.

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Alhamdollillah! youth of Nagar taking an active part in Winter Sports

A team of 26 boys and girls from Nagar valley participated in two-week-long training in Winter Sports in Ghulkin, Hunza. For the very first time in the history of Nagar valley boys, especially girls have taken part in winter sports training sessions to pursue their career in the sports ground. The Nagar tourism promotion committee has superbly arranged and successfully completed their first-ever winter sports project.

Winter sports Ski Training in Gulkin Hunza Valley

Boys and Girls trainees are confident and pleased with this successful training in collaboration between Hunza and Nagar districts. They learned how to interact between teams, safety guidelines, networking, and like-minded people where they always get motivated seeing each other’s progress.

Ski Sports – Exploring Winter Sports Potential of Nagar

For the first time, the youth of Nagar is much enthusiastic about these healthy activities that have more potential to create a successful career as a sportsperson.

Winter Sports Training – ICE Hockey Sports in Hunza Nagar

The above mentioned participants were trained for ice hockey as well. This will encourage local youth drive their interent from co-curricullar activities to extra-curricular activities. This will eventually give the introduction of inbuilt skills and getting motivation to participate in every platform.

AVA From Swiss in Hunza for ski training
Rosie Gabrielle Moved To Gilgit Baltistan

Rosie Gabrielle Moved To Gilgit Baltistan

Rosie Gabrielle Moved To Gilgit Baltistan. As per the post shared on her Instagram Handle, The long-anticipated wait is over! We are happy to share and announce that we have officially shifted to the north of Pakistan ??

Neither of us is city people or “fit in” with societal “norms” and the system. We long for wide-open spaces, fresh air, peace, simple life, nature, and ADVENTURE!

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Although it was necessary for the time to be based in the city, we couldn’t wait to get out of there. After 10 long months living in Lahore, we finally made the move and shifted our entire life up here- indefinitely.

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With travel restrictions still in force around the globe making getting around too complicated, we decided to stay put for a while here in Pk. But that meant moving somewhere we both could thrive a bit better.

Looking to take the stressful pressures off ourselves, focusing more on being present, being in nature, having an adventure at our fingertips, and generally living a more simple life, this is the PERFECT place to be.

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Rosie Gabrielle Moved To Gilgit Baltistan

We have SO MANY things to share with you about living life in a small village tucked in the mountains. It truly is a DREAM come to true MASHALLAH we are so blessed ???

Stay tuned for lots of amazing new content (time to work on and upload pending content) wonderful stories and epic adventures with our little family ?

Rosie Gabrielle Moved To Gilgit Baltistan Explore Nagar Travels-min
Rosie Gabrielle Moved To Gilgit Baltistan Explore Nagar Travels-min
Rakaposhi Stranded Climbers and Huge Development Today

Rakaposhi Stranded Climbers and Huge Development Today

Rakaposhi Stranded Climbers and Huge Development Today. Wajidullah Nagari and Czech Republican climbers had summited the rarely summited Rakaposhi peak(7788m) from a very new route from Juglot Goro.

Expert Alpine Climber from Nagar Valley Wajidullah Nagari

Soon after they scaled the peak and decided they’re descend, one of the Czech republican got some health issues i.e. frostbite and height illness. The other two climbers have started to manage this situation but they failed to take away out and as a result. Wajidullah Nagar has called for a Rescue operation and sent SOS.

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Rakaposhi Stranded Climbers and Huge Development Today

This happened almost in the evening times on September 11, 2021. Local, family members have started informing the authorities and prominent leaders of the emergency call. Anyways, after the timely intervention of Deputy Commissioner Nagar, Mr. Zulqarnain, MLA Ayub Waziri, Finance Minister GB Mr. Javaid Manwa with other social workers, made possible for the arrangements of helicopter rescue operation next morning.

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The consecutive two days operation winded up with no outcomes due to weather although they planned some expert climbers from Hunza (Mr. Joshi and Mr. Kareem Hayat). After the recommendation from locals and experts more expert climbers called from Skardu and hence Sajid Sadpara came on 14 September.

On 14 September there a huge development occur, last day helicopter has pointed to the location of the stuck climbers. So next day at around 6:30 AM is they started the operation taking necessary ropes, food items, some communication devices with some dresses. However, after an hour or a short, they have contracted his brother Khairallah about the picking up of food items and said that they started their descend with the help of received ropes.

Rakaposhi Stranded Climbers and Huge Development Today

Finana Minister Gilgit Baltistan Javaid Manwa:

As per the finance minister, Wajidullah Nagari and Czech Climbing team would be rescued with good health at any cost.

Moreover, Javaid Manwa has assured them that the operation named Rakaposhi Rescue Mission is incredibly managing by the FCNA team and all credit goes to them that they have dedicatedly initiated this campaign without any delay and they assured that they will utilize every possible way to vacate the climbers back to the homes safe, healthy and sound.

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Adding more to it, finance minister Javaid Manwa said, with the help of Pak Army on a third of operation, food items and other important items have been dropped that has been received by Wajidullah Nagari which was confirmed too. So, they started to descend till at 6000m. So that they could be airlift or may be Wajidullah Nagari and another healthy climber would keep their descend to record this summit successfully to the whole world۔

Member Legislative Assembly Gilgit Baltistan Ayub Waziri

Lastly, Javaid Manwa has thanked the force commander northern areas, MLA Muhammad Ayub Waziri, Former Minister Muhammad Ali Quaid, or technical teams i.e Abdul Joshi, Sajid Sadpara, Kareem, Nazari, and others who played a pivotal role in the success of this rescue operation.

Rakaposhi Stranded Climbers and Huge Development Today 4
Rakaposhi Stranded Climbers and Huge Development Today 4

Team Needed for ground Rescue operation at Rakaposhi:

“The Georgian team that has summited Saraghrar Peak in Chitral, has shown interest to take part in this operation as they would have all equipment.”

However, tonight there was a meeting help with local teams, climbers, and former experts about the planning of operation on the 4th day. And they considered the Georgian team to call from Chitral to Nagar valley but that was not yet completely decided. But hope the team members, Archil Badriashvili, Baqar Gelashvili, and Giorgi Tepnadze will join today.

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