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Fall In Love With The Natural Beauty of Gilgit-Baltistan

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BY SIKANDER AYOUB:

Due to its spectacular beauty and unique culture, Gilgit Baltistan is the one of best place to visit in Pakistan.  It has a pure natural beauty which attracts every person towards it. The gigantic mountains and streams and rivers of fresh water always welcomed national and international tourists. Gilgit Baltistan has five mountains that are above 8000 meters that are K2, Nanga Parbat (9th largest), Gasherbrum I (11th highest), Broadpeak (12 highest), Ghesherbrum II (13 highest) respectively. It has also the longest glaciers outside the polar region notably Biafo Glacier, Baltoro Glacier and Batura Glacier. Travelling the Karakuram Highway (KKH) - the 8th wonder of the world - makes this journey more amazing.  Whoever visited Gilgit Baltistan, he/she fell in love with the natural beauty of the Valley.  
Gilgit Baltistan is located in the north of Pakistan, its economy mainly dependents on the tourism industry. Unluckily this industry was badly affected after 9/11 and …