Dec 4, 2018

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What do we need to consider while traveling to Hunza Valley?

Pakistan is full of worth seeing places, and if you get a chance to see heaven on earth, then you shouldn’t miss an opportunity to visit Hunza valley. In this blog, I am going to let you know what we need to consider while traveling to Hunza valley. This place is located in Gilgit Baltistan. Trust me you can’t resist yourself without seeing this heartwarming place. Sky-high mountains surround Hunza valley. Hunza peak, Rakaposhi, Ladyfinger Peak and much more. Check out what do we need to consider while traveling to this breathtaking place.

Best Temperature to Visit

We all know Hunza valley is the worth-seeing place and people who are planning a visit there should know the temperature especially those days when beauty would be in full bloom. It has been suggested Hunza valley must visit right after march because cold spell would be almost finished. April and may be best because apricot blossom used to be at peak. Lake Visit, base camps, fishing, and trekking, is possible in June and July. Keeping temperatures in mind before planning a visit is essential.

Food Items

Foodies always in search of the best places for food and while visiting how you can miss the delicious food items especially traditional cuisines. Apricot soup is famous in winters, and one of the best remedies is followed from centuries to get rid of cold symptoms in Hunza. There is a particular type of apricot kernel sauce is made from apricot kernel flour that is served with bread and a most wanted dish of winters.  You would get other traditional Pakistani cuisines as well.


It may be difficult to find places to stay while you are visiting with family so make sure you have already studied the places to stay. Hilltop hotel, Hunza Embassy Hotel, Hunza View Hotel and Fairy Land Hotel are quite famous there and having all the facilities that are required.


Travelers who keep on traveling such hilly areas they may have an idea about activities that we can do there, but in Hunza valley, you can do so many things, but we have listed out as per the preference. Fishing at Hunza Valley River, Boating at Borith Lake, Legal Hunting at Khunjrab Park, Horse Riding & Polo, Horse Riding, and Trekking

Means of transport

It’s important to note the means of transport. If you want to travel by air, then direct flight is available from Islamabad to Gilgit in 1 hour and fifteen minutes. If you want to travel by road, then it will take 2 hours maximum. Make sure while traveling by road it should be considered that car is well equipped and maintained correctly.

These are the things that we need to consider while visiting. It’s up to you either you prefer your vehicle or take services of tour companies. You are going to enjoy this. Have a happy and safe trip.