Skardu is a famous and most tourist attraction in the central valley of Gilgit-Baltistan. Skardu is full of serenity, wilderness and beauty. If there is a heaven on earth it is Skardu in northern areas of Pakistan. There are many amazing places in the north of Pakistan. Skardu is the main town of Baltistan and situated on the bank of Indus river. It is the largest district of northern areas. There are many famous mountains in this valley. Skardu is famous for adventure sports and trekking points around it. There are many treks starting from Skardu.
Gilgit Baltistan is also known as the home of mountains and lakes because of beautiful peaks in the whole world. Most famous peaks include K2, Mashabrum 1, Mashabrum 2, Mashabrum 3, Nanga Parbat(Killer Mountain), Broad Peak, Rakaposhi and many others are in this valley. Longest and beautiful glaciers are situated in Skardu like Siachen, Baltoro, Biafo and Chogo-lungma. You can visit this place every time. In summer you can enjoy hiking, swimming, climbing, mountain biking and adventure. In winter you can enjoy snow activities like skiing and snowboarding in Skardu region. Skardu is full of beauty to attract tourist. You can go to Skardu by road from Islamabad.
Shangri La hotel is very famous in Skardu. Skardu airport is near to this point. There are many standard and cheap hotels in Skardu Pakistan. You can reach to Skardu on PIA flight from Islamabad. People of Skardu are loving and caring.
Top Tourist Points in Skardu
We are sharing some beautiful tourist Places in Skardu.