Mountainous valley Hunza, placed at an altitude of 2,500 meters, in the Gilgit sovereign region of Pakistan. It is a flourishing valley of fruit trees and prolific land. The alluring, velvet-like green carpet of wheat fields, and the aromatic breeze, set against the environment of snow-covered mountains, which mesmerize the tourists. For several centuries, Hunza has endowed with the quickest entrance to Gandhara and Swat for pedestrians. Hunza was a self-governing state for more than 900 years. Due to the nutritious food, fresh air and lack of stress, the endurance of the people of Hunza is remarkable.The splendor of this mountain ecstasy is unique. Hunza has many tourist attractions
, and some of these are:Hunza River:
Marvelous river of Hunza formed by the convergences of the Kilik and Khunjerab ravines, fed by glaciers. This river adjoins more exquisiteness to the valley, and a big source of life for the whole region. Surrounding by lots of trees and greenery, a hanging bridge also located at the river.Kargah Buddha Statue:
Fixed on a cliff face at Kargah, this Buddha statue dates back to 7th
century. There are relics of an old monastery and numerous stuppas. Baltit Fort:
An ancient fort, dated back
around 700 years. Initially the former rulers of Hunza used it. This fort is the biggest landmark of Hunza exaggerated on substantial legs; it is wooden bay windows look out over the valley.
Rakaposhi Trek: It is the crown gemstone of the magnificence of Hunza Valley, presented a imposing view astonish each eye that falls upon Rakaposhi. Treks in these valley are accessible with superb views, these treks tends to be the easiest and is a hot favorite for tourists. Apart from the trek itself, wonderful drive on the Karakoram Highway gives you the finest prospect to explore Pakistanâ€™s impressive mountains. This mountain range is the home of scarce species like Snow Leopard, Wolves, Marco Polo sheep, Brown Beer and many others.
Khunjarab Pass: It is approximately 4,693 meters elevated mountain pass in the Karakorum Mountains, Hunza. This pass is the utmost paved border crossing in the world and it is the highest point on the Karakorum Highway. It is in a straregic spot between the self-sufficient regions of Hunza, dubious region of Kashmir and China. In this zone, a huge amusement park also placed for tourist attraction, in which a large number of endangered species found.