Hunza Peak from Altit Fort

2017-09-28

Hunza Peak from Altit Fort (Gilgit Baltistan)


Top part of Hunza Peak can be seen from Altit Fort in clear weather. Hunza Peak lies in the western part of the Karakoram range and on the southwest ridge of the Ultar Sar massif in the Batura Muztagh. The whole massif rises precipitously above the Hunza Valley to the southeast.

About Altit Fort

Altit Fort, an historical landmark almost 1100 years old, is located on big rock in Altit town in the Hunza valley, Gilgit-Baltistan at the distance of 5 km from Hunza Valley on the bank of the Hunza River. It was old residency of Rulers of Hunza before Baltit Fort and it is also considered as oldest building in Gilgit-Baltistan.

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