With the arrival of the winter season, a large number of tourists, both foreign and local, are heading towards various tourists destination to enjoy the offerings of the season. Despite the low, freezing temperatures, tourists visit various tourist spots so that they can enjoy the snowfall.
To help all those snowfall lovers out there, Jovago Pakistan brings an exclusive edition about the perfect places in Pakistan to enjoy the snowy season.
Malam Jabba is a popular spot for various outdoor sports including skiing and snowboarding. The hill station, which is situated on the mighty Karakoram range, is considered to be the first skiing resort in Pakistan. Buddhist stupas and monasteries add a historic touch to this hill station.
Basically a village in the famous Neelum Valley in the Azad Kashmir region, the valley is a must visit if you are a fan of the snowy weather. Kel Valley is home to the highest peak and the largest glacier of Azad Kashmir. At an altitude of approximately 6900 ft, the valley is located at a distance of 155 kilometers from Muzaffarabad.
At an altitude of approximately 8000 ft, Ziarat is a hill station in the largest province of Pakistan. The valley is the capital of the Ziarat district and is home to the second largest juniper forest in the world. Rich in fruits such as apples and cherries, Ziarat valley is considered to be the best destination to enjoy winters in Balochistan. In the winter season, the valley portrays stunning views to the passersby when the entire area is covered in the blanket of snow.
Considered to be one of the most spectacular wonders that Azad Kashmir possesses, Leepa Valley is covered by pine forests. In the winter season, these pine trees are covered in snow which provides an alluring picture to the passersby. It is located at a distance of 45 kilometers from Muzaffarabad.
Located in the Chitral district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the valley is famous for its rich culture and heritage. Despite the modern times, the residents have not changed their traditional norms and continue to follow their 2000-year-old dress code. Kalash Valley is divided into 3 smaller valleys. The heavy snowfall in the winter season makes Kalash Valley a must visit destination if you are a snow lover. Tourists can also watch a snow golf in this valley.
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