Natural Beauty Of Pakistan

Pakistan - A Heaven On Earth

Thursday, 19 December 2013

Kaghan Valley 14 aug 2013

With Usman Ali Liaqat, Bilal Younas & Malik Shafaqat Ali

Kaghan Valley is a scenic wonderland. Kaghan is a jewel among the many beautiful valleys in the Mansehra District of Hazara in the North West Frontier Province (Khyber Pakhtoon Khuah) of Pakistan. The valley extends 160 km, rising from an elevation of 2,134 feet (650 m) to its highest point, the Babusar Pass, at 13,690 feet (4,170 m).
Kaghan valley is named after the town of Kaghan rather than for the Kunhar River which flows through the length of the valley. This valley has most popular summer holiday spots for both Pakistanis as well as foreigners. If you love hiking, trekking or fishing, then Kaghan Valley is like heaven.

Wednesday, 18 December 2013

Balakot 13 aug 2013

With Usman Ali Liaqat, Malik Shafaqat Ali & Bilal Younas
Vehicle: LE-12-1845 Alto
Balakot is a town in Mansehra District in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. The town was destroyed during the 2005 earthquake and was later rebuilt with the assistance of the Government of Pakistan and Saudi Public Assistance for Pakistan Earthquake Victims (SPAPEV), a Saudi relief organisation. A separate project, initiated by the Government of Pakistan 'New Balakot City' is being developed near Mansehra, with plans to relocate the population of two Union Councils of Balakot, demarcated as a Red Zone.

Naran Bazar 14,15 aug 2013

With Bilal Younas, Malik Shafaqat Ali & Usman Ali Liaqat
Naran is a medium sized town in upper Kaghan Valley in Mansehra District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of the Pakistan. It is located 119 kilometers (74 mi) from Mansehra city at the altitude of 8,202 feet (2,500 m).
Naran is one of the most scenic town in Pakistan, attracting thousands of tourists, trekkers, photographers and nature-enthusiast, every year. The Kunhar River, swollen by glacier melt, passes through this town as it meanders its way through the valley.
Kunhar river in Naran during the month of June as viewed from PTDC motel
Naran can be considered as base station to scenic destinations like Lake Saif-ul-Malook, Lalazar Babusar, Noori Valley and Purbi Valley.

Tuesday, 17 December 2013

Waterfall Before Kaghan Valley 16th aug 2013

Usman Ali Liaqat, Bilal Younas & Malik Shafaqat Ali

The Kaghan Valley  is a valley in the north-east of Mansehra District of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province of Pakistan. It attracts many tourists from around the world. The inhabitants were affected by the earthquake disaster on 8 October 2005.
The Kaghan valley is named after the town of Kaghan rather than for the Kunhar River which flows through the length of the valley. The valley extends 155 kilometers (96 mi), rising from an elevation of 2,134 feet (650 m) to its highest point, the Babusar Pass, at 13,690 feet (4,170 m).
The Naran is the main town and tourists destination in valley. It is the base station to Lake Saif-ul-Malook and Lalazar. The peoples of valley speak Hindko and Gojri, while Urdu, Pakistan's national language is also familiar among the locals. The region is Alpine in geography and climate, with forests and meadows dominating the landscape below peaks that reach over 17,000 feet (5,200 m).

Shogran, Kaghan Valley 16th aug 2013


Shogran is a village situated on a green plateau in the Kaghan Valley, northern Pakistan at a height of 7,749 feet or 2,362 metres above sea level.
The village was affected by the earthquake of 2005 when some buildings were damaged.
Shogran is only 10 km from Kiwai village and 34 km from Balakot. The road from Islamabad to Kiwai is metalled and measures 212 km. From Shogran, you can ride a jeep or horse or hike to several picturesque places like Siri, Paye and Makra Peak. Hotels and motels are easily available at affordable costs. Mobile phone services is also available there by Telenor and Mobilink. The local people are friendly and peaceful.

Arcadian Riverside Resort at Khanian, Kaghan Valley 16th aug 2013

With Malik Shafaqat Ali & Bilal Younas


 The Kaghan Valley is a valley in the north-east of Mansehra District of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province of Pakistan. It attracts many tourists from around the world. The inhabitants were affected by the earthquake disaster on 8 October 2005.
The Kaghan valley is named after the town of Kaghan rather than for the Kunhar River which flows through the length of the valley. The valley extends 155 kilometers (96 mi), rising from an elevation of 2,134 feet (650 m) to its highest point, the Babusar Pass, at 13,690 feet (4,170 m).
The Naran is the main town and tourists destination in valley. It is the base station to Lake Saif-ul-Malook and Lalazar. The peoples of valley speak Hindko and Gojri, while Urdu, Pakistan's national language is also familiar among the locals. The region is Alpine in geography and climate, with forests and meadows dominating the landscape below peaks that reach
over 17,000 feet (5,200 m).


Monday, 16 December 2013

Lake Saif ul Malook 15 aug 2013 (5th Post)

With Bilal Younas & Malik Shafaqat Ali

Saiful Muluk is an alpine lake located at the northern end of the Kaghan Valley (34°52′37.34″N 73°41′37.71″E), near the town of Naran.[1] It is in the north east of Mansehra District in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan. At an altitude of 3,224 m (10,578 feet) above sea level it is amongst one of the highest lakes in Pakistan. There is also a similar named fictional story associated with the lake.
The weather here is moderate during day time while the temperature drops to minus degrees at night.

Saiful Muluk is located in district Mansehra of Hazara Division. It is about eight kilometers north of Naran,in the Northern part of Kaghan valley. Malika Parbat, the highest peak in the valley is located near the lake.

Lake Saif ul Malook 15 aug 2013 (4th Post)

With Bilal Younas & Malik Shafaqat Ali
Date: 15/08/2013
Loacation: Lake Saif ul Malook


Lake Saif ul Malook 15 aug 2013 (3rd Post)

With Bilal Younas & Malik Shafaqat Ali
Date: 15/08/2013
Loacation: Lake Saif ul Malook