Naltar valley

naltar-valley

Naltar valley (Baltistan)


Naltar is a pine forest village in Gilgit at the distance of 40 km from Gilgit main city. It can be accessible by jeep from Gilgit and famous for its scenery and wildlife.

Ski lifts are also available in Naltar in specific time and Ski competitions are held there supervised by PAF.

The Naltar Widlife Sanctuary is reserved and protected area in the valley for protection of wildlife.

Naltar Lakes, also known as Bashkiri Lakes, are group of three lakes at the distance of 13 km from Naltar Bala. A narrow road with stream coming from lake, leads to the lake. In winter, it is not possible to access the lake due to heavy snow on the road.

Naltar valley Map