Nagar (Gilgit Baltistan)

Nagar district is located next to the Gilgit district in Gilgit Baltistan at an altitutde of 8,822 feet on the Karakoram Highway. It was part of Nagar-Hunza district, it is constituted as separate district in July, 2015. Nagar Khas is the major town in Nagar district, and other main attractions are Hopper valley and Chaprote in the Nagar district. The popular peaks such as Rakaposhi at the elevation of 25,551 feet, Diran and Spantik peak are also situated in Nagar.

The view of Rakaposhi from the Karakoram Highway is so much attractive, that number of visitors stay there for number of hours to have get pictures of the Rakaposhi peak. Rakaposhi is also viewed from Hunza Valley in Upper Hunza Gojal district.

Nagar Map