10 most beautiful Mountains & Peaks in gilgit-baltistan Pakistan

Nanga Parbat

Nanga Parbat

Nanga Parbat, also known as Killer Mountain, is located on the border between Diamer and Astore districts. It is 9th highest mountain in the world, having a height of 8,126 metres. It is a most difficult mountain to climb. The weather conditions here, are too much uncertain, within few minutes, it covers with clouds and temperature drops below freezing point.

It has a sharp vertical and prominent peak on all sides, rising 15,090 feet from base from the Rupal Face, whereas it rises 22,966 feet from Indus River valley on the Rakhiot Flank in just 25 km. The north side leading toward the Indus River, is covered with number of subsidiary summits including North Peak, also known as Chongra, which is more difficult to climb.

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Passu Cones from Karakoram Highway

Passu Cones from Karakoram Highway

Passu Cones are visible from the Karakoram Highway, it is one of the most beautiful group peaks and you will get its beautiful sight just from Karakoram Highway.

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Ultar Peak from Baltit Fort

Ultar Peak from Baltit Fort

Ultar Peak in Hunza, gives a fantastic and magnificent view from the backside of Baltit Fort in Karimabad. Ultar Peak, one of the beautiful peak in Hunza Valley, is situated in the Karakoram Range in the Batura mountains.

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Hunza Peak from Altit Fort

Hunza Peak from Altit Fort

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.

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Rakaposhi Peak behind Fog

Rakaposhi Peak behind Fog

Mt. Rakaposhi peak top is visible all of the locatins of Hunza. During fog days, fog and clouds cover the mountain around the Hunza, so hidden view of Rakaposhi peak can be seen.

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Hindukush Karakoram and Himalayas Junction Point

Hindukush Karakoram and Himalayas Junction Point

Jaglot is also important as the junction point of three mountain ranges, the Hindukush, the Karakoram, and the Himalayas. A view point is constructed there to facilitate tourist to get the view of such wonder.

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Nanga Parbat Rakhiot Face

Nanga Parbat Rakhiot Face

Nanga Parbat Rakiot Face is the sharp vertical face of Nanga Parbat Mountain. It rises 22,966 feet from Indus River valley in just 25 km. Fairy Meadows is the lush green plateau in front of it.

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