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Koherai Malakand

Koherai Malakand

Malakand is a district of the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan. The District was formed in 1970 as a Provincially Administered Tribal Area, It had previously been a Tribal Area known as the Malakand Protected Area, part of the Malakand Agency. From 1970 to 2000 the District was part of Malakand Division. Malakand District […]

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Khariaan (Cantt)

Kharian Cantt: or Kharian Cantonment is one of the largest cantonment (Army Base) of Pakistan. It was built in late 50’s with the support of USA as part of the military assistance to Pakistan. Its construction was supervised by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and was built according to American standards. The population of cantonment is 90,462 whereas the […]

Banjosa Lake, Azad Kashmir

Banjosa Lake, Azad Kashmir

Banjosa Lake , Pakistan Banjosa Lake is an artificial lake and a tourist attraction 20 kilometers (12 mi) from the city of Rawalakot in District Poonch in Azad Kashmir. It is located at an altitude of 1,981 meters (6,499 ft) Rawalakot is a city in Azad Kashmir, and is the capital of Rawalakot District. It […]

Turbela Pakistan

Tarbela Dam Pakistan

Tarbela Dam Pakistan: Tarbela Dam on the Indus River in Pakistan is the second largest dam in the world by structural volume and the largest earth filled dam in the world. It is located in Haripur District, Hazara Division, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, about 50 kilometres (31 mi) northwest of Islamabad. The dam is 485 feet (148 m) high above the riverbed. The dam forms the Tarbela Reservoir, with a […]

PakTourist Hunza Valley

Hunza Valley Pakistan

The Hunza Valley is a mountainous valley in the Gilgit–Baltistan region of Pakistan. The Hunza valley is situated north/west of the Hunza River, at an elevation of around 2,500 metres (8,200 ft). The territory of Hunza is about 7,900 square kilometres (3,100 sq mi). Aliabad is the main town is while Karimabad is a popular tourist destination because of the spectacular scenery of the surrounding […]

Naran Kaghan Valleys Mansehra

Naran, Kaghan Valley Mansehra

Naran is a medium sized town in upper Kaghan Valley of Mansehra District situated in Khyber–Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. Elevated 2500m above sea level, Naran is one of the most scenic valleys 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 […]

Hangu Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Hangu Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Hangu  is a town in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan and is the principal city of the district of Hangu. The town is famous for its beautiful green hills and fresh natural water.Hangu is situated in the northern half of Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Areas and is about 42 km away from Kohat. Hangu was a tehsil of Kohat, but in 1998 it was announced as a district […]

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Muree-The Snowy Winters (Punjab Pakistan)

Murree is known as popular hill station and summer resort and for its scenic beauty. Mountains overhung with pines and oaks, bubbling with gurgling springs, crisscrossed by rivulets, dotted with sprawling lawns and orchards overloaded with fruits present a nice spectacle. Its cool weather attracts tourists from all over the world for pakistan travel. Muree […]

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Lower Dir-The Religious Dynasty (KPK Pakistan)

Lower Dir is one the 24 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. The district was formed in 1996, when the district of Dir was divided into Upper Dir and Lower Dir.The district is administratively subdivided into two Tehsils which contain a total of 37 Union Councils.The district is represented in the provincial assembly by four elected […]

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Ziarat Kakasahib (RA) – The Land of the people of “The Yellow Flower”

Ziarat Kakasahib – A peaceful, beautiful, loving and holy place to live or to visit. It is named after a very pious saint of the muslim history, Sheikh Rehamkaar kakasahib. Kakasahib(Rehmatullah Alaih) is known by many different and beautiful names : Kastheer Gul Sheikh Rehamkaar Ziarhee kaka and of course Kakasahib