If you are planning to give yourself a break to enjoy and explore the natural beauty of Pakistan, then you should consider visiting Pakistan’s one of the best destinations Naran & Kaghan Valley.
The valley is about 240 kilometres away from the capital city of Islamabad and situated in Pakistan Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP). There are several destinations in the valley to visit including Shogran, Siri Paye, Kaghan, Naran, Lake Saif-ul-Malook, Lulusar Lake, and Babusar Top.
Shogran is the best option for the night stay as there are a number of hotels available to enjoy the night at one of the best mountainous valleys in Pakistan. You can also book your jeep ride from outside of your hotel to Siri Paye and Saif-ul-Malook Lake.
We are going to share the four best places that you should visit when you get a chance to spend your time in Naran & Kaghan.
The beautiful green carpeted land is located near Shogran which is in the Kaghan Valley in Pakistan’s province KP. The height of this beautiful land from the sea level is 9,498 ft which is surrounded by Makra Peak, Malika Parbat, Musa ka Musala and the other mountains of Kashmir. Although the conditions of the roads/tracks is not that much good but this place is worth seeing. The only way to get access to this attractive area is to book a jeep from Shogran.
This beautiful lake is located in Kaghan Valley which is in the Mansehra District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP). Lulusar Lake contains the water of glaciers and located between the peaks of the several mountains.
Babusar Top, also known as Babusar Pass, is a mountain pass which is situated at the north of Kaghan Valley. This mountainous pass connects the valley with Chilas, a town in Gilgit-Baltistan, through the Thak Nala on the Karakoram Highway. The point, that connects KP with Gilgit-Baltistan, is located at the peak of the mountains and can easily be accessed through the cars.
This mountainous lake is counted in one of most beautiful lakes in the world and located at the northern end of the Kaghan Valley. The alpine glaciers lake is about 7-kilometre away from the main Bazaar of Naran and height of the lake from the sea level is 10,000 ft. It is pertinent to mention here that the famous story related to Prince of Persia associated with this beautiful lake. We would definitely recommend you to listen to the story from the local guides.