Hunza is a mountainous valley in the autonomous Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan. Hunza is situated in the […]
Pakistan is a blessed country in the world of dynamic landscapes, gushing rivers, lakes, towering mountains, natural waterfalls, glaciers, cold deserts, diversity of cultures, and delicious food with the unique hospitality of locals. But Hunza valley stood tall among all the beautiful places in Pakistan. Mountainous valley situated in the extreme northern part of the region of Gilgit Baltistan near the Pak-China border that also called the name of Khunjrab pass.
List of Hunza Valley Tour by Click Pakistan 2020
Traveling on Karakoram highway takes you in the wonder of the majestic beauty of the mountain and multi-color landscape of your journey. Hunza valley tour is not less than a dream for tourists across the globe and is often referred to as paradise on earth. This beautiful valley surrounded by the grand Himalayas and the Karakoram mountain range that makes it different from all other places. Although Gilgit Baltistan had been remained safe and secure for tourists all the time. But a few years back, some questions have been raised by some foreign media outlets that are Hunza valley safe for tourists? But Pakistan name in the top holiday destination for travelers for 2020 by well-known luxury and lifestyle magazine Conde Nast Traveler and recent Royal visit of Britain’s Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and William Duke of Cambridge killed all such types of rumors about either Pakistan is a secure county for tourism. Pakistan’s security situation has changed now, and it is an entirely safe and sound country for tourists. Altit and Biltit forts are also a great reason to make the valley popular among tourists. These forts situated in the center of Hunza, 1100-year-old Altit, and 700-year-old Baltit fort are some of the region’s oldest standing monuments. These are the reasons that the Hunza valley tour is popularly known in the world. People have a curiosity to know about Hunza valley people 100 plus age secret. One of the most concrete reasons behind the good health of local people is organic hunzai food, water, pure weather, and people’s hard-working habits. Hunza valley tour packages have become the most demanding ones all over the world. Click Pakistan offers its best deals of the Hunza valley tours package 2020. Our native guides of Hunza valley take you in the world of mountain beauty and will arrange to serve traditional hunzai foods, local music, and much more fun.
Hunza Valley weather
In the region of Gilgit Baltistan (Hunza & Skardu), the season of spring is an astounding natural beauty of the year. Colors of cherry blossom vegetation in contrast with the terrain and sky. This weather started in the first week of April and considered one of the best times to visit Hunza valley. Because during this time there are no more tourists, hotels are available at very cheap rates; thus, you can enjoy tranquil and serene with speaking mountains beauty. Although the summer season ( May to September) is the best weather to make Hunza Valley tour but October and November are also fine. The temperature lies above 0. Still, after the mid of December to the end of February, it is very severe and decreases up to 8 to 10 C.
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Hotels in Hunza valley
Hunza Valley is located at a distance of 101 km from Gilgit, the capital city of Gilgit-Baltistan, that gives you real calm, a serene and refreshing mood of life. Hunza Valley offers all types of hotels, from luxury to standard. Tourism activity is growing every day, and people (locals & foreigners) love to make the Hunza valley tour. Here are the names of some best hotels in Hunza valley.
- Serena Inn Hunza
- Luxus Hunza
- Hunza Embassy Hotel
- Hard Rock Hunza Resort & Villas
- Hunza Darbar Hotel
- Eagle Nest Hotel Hunza
- Gulmit Continental Hotel
- Hunza View Hotel
- Baltit Heritage Inn
- Borith Lake Hotel & Resort
Best places to visit in Hunza
All Pakistan Northern areas are heavenly beautiful, but especially when you enter into this region of Gilgit Baltistan(Hunza Valley), mesmerizing beauty embrace and take you another world. Hunza Valley tour is one of the famous and most demanding trips, not only in the country, but tourists come from other countries as well. Hunza Valley tour has become a top attraction, especially for foreign tourists. People do travel to the Gilgit-Baltistan region from all over the world, but Japan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, and Europe are among the most visited countries list. Here is the list of top most visited places in the Hunza Valley tour.
- Rakaposhi View Point
- Altit Fort
- Baltit Fort
- Eagle Nest Hunza
- Hopper Glacier
- Minapan Nager
- Attabad Lake
- Karakorum Highway
- Hussaini Suspension Bridge
- Khunjrab Pass (Pak-China Border)
- Rush Lake
- Gojal Village
- Naltar Valley
A distance of Hunza from Islamabad, Karachi, and Lahore
There are two ways to approach Hunza Valley by whether choosing Naran, Babusar pass, or via Besham Dasu road via Karakorum Highway. Naran, Babusar pass is the best and short way with having stunning landscape on both sides of the road, but this road remains close from June to September due to heavy snow.
A distance of Hunza valley from Islamabad via Naran, Babusar Pass is 611 km and around 12 hours’ drive, and by air from Islamabad to Gilgit, it is only 45 minutes flight. Travel by airplane is more convenient and comfortable, but you will miss much spectacular landscape view that only be seen when you are traveling by road. There is one more issue of traveling by airplane that 30 to 40 percent there are chances of the cancellation of flights because of weather conditions.
A distance of Hunza from Islamabad via Karakorum Highway is 570 km, and it will take around 13 hours’ drive.
The distance of Hunza valley from Karachi is 1980 and from Lahore 2120 km as well via national highways.
Hunza to Khunjrab pass distance
Distances of the Pak-China border known as Khunjrab pass from Hunza valley (Karimabad) is around 173 km, and it leads via Karakorum highway, one of the highest paved international roads in the world that connects Western China and Pakistan.
Hunza Valley Map
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Is it safe to visit the Hunza valley?
Hunza Valley (Gilgit-Baltistan) region is secure and considered one of the most peaceful areas of the country even all Pakistan is safe. There are no security issues, especially after a successful operation by Pakistan security forces against some militants near the Pak-Afghan border. Now all areas had been cleared, and Pakistan is just as safe as Europe. There is a zero crime ratio in Hunza valley. The people of the valley are very hospitable and cooperative and happy to receive guests in their areas. Hunza Valley is a hundred percent secure and peaceful as same as central Europe.
What is the best time to visit Hunza valley
In the region of Gilgit Baltistan (Hunza & Skardu), the season of autumn is an astounding natural beauty of the year. Colors of cherry blossom vegetation in contrast with the terrain and sky. This weather started in the first week of April and considered one of the best times to visit Hunza valley. During this time there are no more tourists, hotels are available at very cheap rates, and transport is also available at very economical prices. Thus you can plan your trip to enjoy tranquil and serene with speaking mountains beauty of Hunza valley during this time. Although the summer season (May to September) is the weather when too many tourists take to visit Hunza Valley tour, October and November are also fine. The temperature lies above 0. Still, after the mid of December to the end of February, it is very severe and decreases up to 8 to 10 C.
How far is hunza from naran?
It is a beautiful way that leads to Hunza from Naran. On both sides of the road, you can see nature talking with you. Towering lush green mountains having snow on the top, it is a fantastic experience to enjoy the landscape via Babusar Pass. The distance of Hunza from Naran is about 313 km and takes approximately 6 hours to reach Hunza valley.
Does Hunza have snow?
Yes. Hunza valley weather in winter gets freezing, sever, and live snowfall can be seen there. Even in summer snow can find on the peaks of the mountain.
Is it safe to travel the Karakoram highway?
The Karakoram Highway is one of the highest paved international roads in the world and considered the safest part of Pakistan. Locals and foreign tourists love to travel on the Karakoram highway. It is not only safe but having a breathtaking scene of the landscape.
Is there internet is Hunza valley?
Yes. Internet service is available in most parts of Hunza Valley Gilgit-Baltistan. Mostly A class hotels provide Wi-Fi connectivity to their guests in rooms, and at some hotels, it is available only at reception. The internet service is some areas are quite slow, but the main towns of the region are it okay.
Which mobile network works best in Hunza
Almost all mobile network companies ( Jazz Telenor, Ufone, Zong, Warid & Nescom) provide services around the Gilgit-Baltistan region, including Hunza valley. Telenor and Nescom are said to be much better than other networks.