Gilgit River at Gahkuch (Gilgit Baltistan)
Gahkuch is the capital town of Ghizar district on the Gilgit River, that flows in the broader channel here and the Karambar River confluences with the Gilgit River here. The Gilgit River is the main river in this district flowing from Shandur Pains. This town has all of the facilities such accomodation, food, shopping, etc. for tourists.
Gahkuch is the capital of Ghizer at the distance of 72 km from Gilgit City on Shandur Gilgit Road. It is surrounded by mountains on the bank of the Gilgit River. There are all types of accommodations including PTDC hotel for tourists. It is a lush green valley with high mountains. The view of the Gilgit River in Gahkuch is very of beauty due to the wideness of the river in this area. Another wonderful view is the confluence of the Gilgit River and the Ishkoman River.
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