Thandiani (Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa)
Thandiani, a hill station in the Galyat area, is located at the distance of 31 km from Abbottabad in the foothills of the Himalayas at an altitude of 9,000 feet. Due to the snow-covered Pir Panjal Range in Azad Kashmir, the weather remains pleasant and cool in Thandiani throughout the year.
Thandiani is the highest tourist point in the area of Abbottabad, within the dense pine forests. It is full of magnificent scenery around with a pleasant atmosphere. It is the best and loving site for hikers and travelers. It is also the best place to explore wildlife especially insects, small animals, and birds in the surrounding areas. Leopards, flying squirrels, monkeys, and pheasants can easily be seen in Thandiani.
Thandiani Photo Gallery
Thandiani is a beautiful picnic point on hill with lush green pines and cool breeze around there all time. It is easily accessible from Abbottabad main city within one hour. Some hotels and resthouses are also there to enjoy the lovely atmosphere of night.
Along the main road in Thandiani, you can find restaurants and rest houses for a wonderful stay in coolest and pleasant atmosphere of Thandiani. You can enjoy the walk on the steep main road to enjoy the cool breeze.
Around the main town of Thandiani, you can trek on different treks in the surrounding mountains within the cool shades of dense green pine forest.
The literal meaning of the word Thandiani is “very cold” in the local language. It is the highest tourist point in the area of district Abbotabad of KPK at altitude of 2700m above sea level. Thandiani is on a little plateau land having coniferous flora in its vicinity.