Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination

Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination

What Makes A Country A Top Tourist Destination? 

We’ve created a list of the essentials that make a country one of the world’s leading tourist destinations. With years of experience in the travel industry, we’ve come to the point, that the best tourist destination is where tourists have the freedom to choose and explore the most opportunities.

Here’s our take on what makes a country the number one tourist destination in the world, tell us what you think about it.


  • Scenic Landscape
  • Safety
  • Delicious food
  • Old temples, shrines, and Mosques
  • Friendly people
  • Public transport efficiency
  • Exciting experience
  • Festivals and sacrifices
  • Amazing hospitality 
  • Shopping Paradise
  • Unique culture
  • Hot springs waterfalls 
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Forts and Castle
  • Indoor/outdoor sporting events
  • Crafts and traditional arts

What do tourists expect while visiting the Top Tourist Destination? 

The expectations of tourists when visiting a particular place are related to various characteristics of the chosen destination: culture, architecture, gastronomy, infrastructure, landscape, activities, shopping, etc. These features attract people to their destinations and contribute to the overall travel experience. All in all, they are important aspects of a destination that have a profound impact on its success. Therefore, research on the market segmentation of urban destinations is particularly important due to the impact on urban economic development.

Destination competitiveness refers to the ability of a brand to successfully occupy a market position over the long term. It is the ability to create and integrate value-added products to save resources while maintaining its position in the market compared to other competitors. For brand image, the uniqueness of the destination is the basis for the ideal positioning, which makes the brand unique and easily recognizable by tourists.

List of Top Tourist Destinations of Pakistan 


Naran Kaghan Valley


When traveling in northern Pakistan, the Narankagan Valley always comes out on top. The valley is scenic and pleasant during the summer months, although the winters are cold.

The scenic Narankagan Valley is located in the northeast of the Manshera district. It not only attracts people from Pakistan but also many tourists from all over the world. It is also located in the lower Himalayas in the Kaghan Valley, known for its wonderful natural landscape.

Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination

Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination: Naran Kaghan Valley

In addition, it is one of the most amazing tourist centers in the picturesque Hazara region. Besides, there are many beautiful places like Shogran,  Jharkhand, Saif ul Mulook, Dudipatsar, Lulusar Lake, Babusar Top, and many other things to do. Thousands of people visit Naran every day. The region’s geography and climate are very mountainous, with forests and grasslands dominating the mountains above 17,000 feet above sea level.


Skardu Valley


Skardu is a paradise for climbers and hikers. A steady stream of the Indus runs through the region, passing through mountains, valleys, and forests. There is an incredible valley in the far north of Pakistan and Skardu is one of them. Skardu is a favorite destination for climbers and hikers. Many beautiful and magical places in the Khaplu Valley attract you, with its wonderful winding paths filled with tall trees. Best of all, the majestic Lake Kachura, between the floating Indus and the majestic giants, is ready to captivate you with its vibrant charm. The wonderful spectacle of the cigar desert and the mesmerizing sheer beauty of Deosai.

Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination

Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination: Skardu Valley


Hunza Valley


The third is the deep red valley of Hunza, which is famous for its colorful and historical heritage. There are many attractions in Hunza, not all of which can be showcased here.

Hunza is a beautiful valley located in the Gilgit-Baltistan province of Pakistan. The valley has been a major tourist attraction for many years as it is surrounded by the mighty Himalayas and Karakorams.

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Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination Hunza Valley


Located on the Hunza River, this beautiful valley is surrounded by several peaks including Hunza Peak, Darmyaani Peak, Rakaposhi, Ultarsar, Bojhangar Duanasir II, Ladyfinger Peak, and Genta Sar


Ziarat, Balochistan 


Ziyarat is also a place to explore. Located in southwestern Balochistan and surrounded by mountains, this area is a popular tourist destination in summer and winter. The visiting area is an ode to history and nature. Quaid e Azam Residence, also known as Ziarat Residence, is one of the main attractions in the area.

Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination

Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination: Ziarat Balochistan 


Made famous during British rule in 1892, this landmark looks like a luxurious version of an English country house in total comfort. Juniper forests are scattered in the mountains of Ziarat and Zarghoon Mountains. With trees ranging from 5,000 to 7,000 years old, the forest is a must for nature lovers. You’ll also find many endangered species such as urial, Suleiman Markhor, wolves, and black bears, as well as flocks of native and migratory birds.



Chiral, KPK

In northwestern Pakistan, the Chitral Valley is beautiful and enchanting. It is one of the major tourist destinations in Pakistan and is known for its stunning natural beauty and fascinating culture. It is located in Khyberphtunkhawn province, also west of the Kunhar River.

In addition, the valley is surrounded by the huge Hindukush Mountains, which reach a height of 7709 meters above sea level. Every corner of this valley is full of surprises.

Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination

Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination: Chitral KPK


Chitral is known as the Kalash Valley, and Pakistan’s ethnic minorities are working hard to promote their Greek culture. The best time to explore the valley is from April to October when you will find many colors and fruits. In summer, the Chitral Valley welcomes a colorful summer, while in winter, everything is covered in white capes. A popular tourist destination in northern Pakistan, many tourist attractions in the Chitral Valley offer pleasant panoramic views.


Azad Kashmir, Pakistan


Without a doubt, Kashmir tops the list for its pleasant weather all year round. Azad Kashmir needs no introduction when talking about its stunning beauty. Uniquely, the blue pearls of Neelham Valley are dotted with 12 beautiful valleys, waterfalls, and rich aqua greens. Also, the valley is full of beautiful places, green glades, and wide mountains. Everything has a lot of beauty and common strengths and the lively culture we live in there. Besides the Neelum Valley, we can also stroll through the wonderful landscape of the villages of Shardha, Toliper, and Taubat. Therefore, each location in Azad Kashmir has a unique meaning. Banjosa Lake or Rati Gali Lake is mesmerized by its dazzling beauty.

Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination

Pakistan A Top Tourist Destination: Azad Kashmir Pakistan


Saba Ghani
Saba Ghani

Since 2017, Saba Ghani has been the chief content writer for Pakistan Tour and Travel & EMHI Solutions. You can catch her at or Twitter

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