Kashmir is a land of fascinating people, languages & culture. Its population is composed of different races claiming their descent from Semitic, Mongoloid, Aryans, Persians, Turks & Arabs, speaking different languages like Kashmiri, Pahari, Gojri, Punjabi and Pushto. The people of Kashmir are sturdy, simple, truthful, intelligent, ingenious, hardworking, skillful and deeply attached to their land.
Kashmir is very rich in natural beauty. Its snow-covered peaks, dense forests, winding rivers, turbulent foaming streams, sweet-scented valleys, velvet green plateaus and climate varying from arctic to tropical, all join together to make it an excellent tourist attraction. Valleys like Neelum, Jhelum, Leepa, Rawalakot, Banjosa, Samahni & Baghser unfold delightful scenic Kashmirbeauty and provide a feast of pleasure to a discerning tourist’ s eyes. Azad Kashmir is also blessed with a varied mountainous landscape ranging from low hills to high mountains (2000 to 6000 m) most suitable for adventure soprts like climbing, trekking, mountaineering, summer camping and hiking.
Blessed with river & streams, it offers great potential for white water sports, especially rafting, canoeing and kayaking. Azad Kashmir has a varied wildlife including Leopard, Himalayan Bear, Ibex, Grey Goral, Musk Deer, Kashmir Stag, Monal Pheasant, Western Tragopan, Snow Pheasant, Red-led Partridge (Chakor), Black Koklas Pheasant, Peacock, Eagle, Dusk Markhor etc.
6-Days Tour to Kashmir
Day-1: Departure for Muzaffarabad the capital of Azad Kashmir via Murree and short stay at Kohala sightseeing en route. Arrival at Muzaffarabad, transfer to the Hotel. Overnight at Muzaffarabad (Distance 426 km, 9 hours).
Day-2: Sightseeing tour to Muzaffarabad, visit Muzaffarabad Fort. Departure for Kutton via Pattika, A beautiful drive along the Neelum River, arrival in Kutton. Its scenic beauty and impressive surrounding attracts tourists to reach here. Overnight at Kutton (Distance 76 km, 4 hours).
Day-3: Sightseeing tour of jagran Power station which generates 30 MW power. Visit of Thunia. Drive back to Kutton. Overnight Kutton. (Distance 18 km, 2 hours).
Day-4: Departure for Muzaffarabad sightseeing en route visit of Pirchinasi. It has scenic beauty with wonderful climate at the altitude of 9590 Ft, drive back to MUlara-i-Ulad for the overnight stay. (Distance 30 km, 1:00 hours one way).
Day-5: Early morning departure for Banjosa via GariDopatta, Chikar, SudhanGali, Bagh and Rawalakot, sightseeing en route. Arrival at Banjosa lakeside resort and enjoy the panoramic views. Overnight at Banjosa. (Distance 139 km, 7 hours).
Day-6: Departure for Lahore via Azad Pattan-Rawalpindi, sightseeing and short stay en route, arrival at Lahore.
5-Days Tour to Kashmir
Day 1: Meet in Islamabad Morning drive to Muzaffarabad via Murree & Kohala, transfer to hotel, later visit of local bazaar, Red Fort (Muzaffarabad Fort) & Pir Chanasi, overnight at Muzaffarabad Hotel.
Day 2: Drive to Sharda via Patakha, Kundal Shahi, Jagran Nala, Athmaqam & Kiran, overnight at Sharda Hotel.
Day 3: Full day excursion of Kel & Arrang Kel, overnight at Sharda Hotel.
Day 4: Full day excursion of Tabut & Halmet Valley, overnight at Sharda Hotel.
Day 5: Early morning return to Islamabad transfer for flight to home.