Ghizer

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Ghizer (Gilgit-Baltistan)


Ghizer is the district in the western part of the Gilgit-Baltistan in the range of Hindukush and Karakarum. It is gateway to Chitral from Gilgit side via Shandur Pass. Gahkuch is the capital of Ghizer at the distance of 72 km from Gilgit City. There are all types of accomodations including PTDC hotel for tourist.

The Koyo Zom is the highest peak in Ghizer in Hindu Kush range on the boundary of Ghizer and Chitral. Shandur festivals is one the famous cultural event in this area in the begining of the July every year.

Ghizer Map

Main Locations in Ghizer

Chatorkhand

Chatorkhand

Chatorkhand is the main town in Ishkoman Valley along the Karambar River. It is deep valley with high mountains. Along the Karambar River, greenary provides a very wounderful view with brownish moutains and snow capped peaks at the distance.

Gahkuch

Gahkuch

Gahkuch is the capital of Ghizer at the distance of 72 km from Gilgit City on Shandur Gilgit Road. It is surrounded by moutains on the bank of Gilgit River. There are all types of accomodations including PTDC hotel for tourist. It is lush green...

Ishkoman

Ishkoman

Ishkoman valley is located in Ghizer district, Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan, at the distance of 140 km from Gilgit City. It will be accessed on the right of Gahkuch along the Karamber River on Karambar River Valley Road. It is a high moutain valley...

Shukargah

Shukargah

Shukargah is one the beautiful valley in Gizer near Chatorkhand in Ishkoman Valley. Along the Hayool Gol, there broader and deeper valley with lush green meadows and streams. There are also number of lakes in this area.

Shukargah Lake

Shukargah Lake

Shukargah Lake is a beautiful lake in Shukargah Valley in Ishkoman near Chatorkhand on Hayool Gol. It is a very attractive place for peaceful, calm and romantic environment. From Chatorkhand, you have to turn on right along the Hayool Gol.

Yasin

Yasin

Yasin Valley, Babaye-e-Yasen, is a valley in Hindu Kush Range at an average altitude of 26,00 meters, in Ghizer district, Baltistan, at the distance of 128 km from Gilgit main city and accessible throuhg Chitral Road from Gilgit along the Gilgit...

More Pictures of Ghizer

Ghizer full of lakes

Ghizer full of lakes

Ghizer is high mountain valley, therefore it is full of lakes and adventurous treks in Hindukush and Karakorum ranges. There are number of un-named...