Minimarg (Gilgit Baltistan)
Minimarg is a very attractive village in the Neelum Valley in Azad Kashmir, located on the right bank of the Kishenganga River, also called Neelum River, at an altitude of 2,845 meter. It is located at the distance of 536 km from Islamabad and accessible via Mansehra - Naran - Jalkhan, Chilas, then through the Karakoram Highway, turn left after passing Raikot Bridge on the Astore Valley Road, this road leads toward Minimarg after crossing the Azad Kashmir Border. Access through Neelum Vally is short but more difficult, only trekking and jeep tracks are available to access it.
Due to its landscape and climatic conditions, this region is a source of a variety of commercially important medicinal plants. The main source of income in this region is also from the sale of natural herbs and potatoes.
Minimarg is the town in Azad Kashmir, but it is not easily accessible from Neelum Valley, Azad Kashmir, its easy access it through Astore Valley.