Pakistan tops the list of best holiday destinations for 2020. The best luxury travel magazine in the World ‘Condé Nast Traveler’ has ranked Pakistan as the number 1 holiday destination for 2020.
20 different holiday destinations are featured in the list. Pakistan was listed as the best adventure travel. The list was compiled keeping in mind that these places are geographically diverse, ranging from eco-tourism to adventure.
This is quite welcoming for Pakistan as the country has experienced an inareflux in global tourists and travel bloggers in recent times.
The top three destinations ranked by the magazine are Pakistan, Plymouth in UK and Kyrgyzstan.
Condé Nast Traveler has termed Pakistan as a must-visit place for adventure travelers. Pakistan is finally being visited by many tourists owing to better security conditions and relaxation of visa restrictions.
The magazine said, “Pakistan has more peaks taller than 22,965ft than China and Nepal combined, making it an almost magnetic spot for adventure travelers and intrepid hikers.”
The article reads, “Visitors can follow in Michael Palin’s steps while traversing the 12,250ft Shandur Pass, home to the world’s highest polo field, or meet with the Kalash people of the Hindu Kush, famed for their cowrie-shell headdresses and brighter-than-bright embroidery.”
Adding, “In Lahore, the sight of 100,000 worshippers crammed into the sandstone 17th-century Badshahi Mosque will leave you breathless, while Mughal-era architectural masterpieces stand resplendent on bustling street corners.”