Welcome to Gilgit Baltistan

Gilgit-Baltistan, a beautiful area of Pakistan consist having valley and consist of 8 Districts.......

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A Diverse Culture of Gilgit Baltistan

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"Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws" - Plato


Gilgit-Baltistan are spread over an area of 72,496 Sq.Kms with population of more than 870.347. It consists of six Districts namely Gilgit, Skardu, Diamer, Ghizer Ghanche and Astore with Gilgit, Baltistan ( Skardu) Diamer,, Ghizer, Ghanche and Astore, a land God gifted with a rich and diverse Flora & Fauna. The area having largest mountain ranges, like Himalaya, the Karakorum and the Hindu Kush with snow-clad high peaks ranging from 1000 to over 8000. The mighty K-2 28,250 fts. 8511 meters, the second highest after mount Everest. Couple with Broad Peak (8047, Gasherbrum-I (8068) and Gasherbrum-II (8035), Gasherbrum-II (7952) are also challenge for the climbers world over.There are enormous proportions of glaciers in Gilgit Baltistan, the largest one is Siachen Glacier about 72 Kms, others; Hisper-61, Biafo-60, Batura-64. Strategically area is very important with very very interesting topography. Its typical customs, regional folk dances sports and famous Polo played in these area is totally different with rest of the world. There are Shias, Sunni, Ismailies and Nurkakhshies living here with tolerance and harmony. The area has been attractions for local and foreign tourists and mountaineers around the world. Gilgi-Baltistan Self-Empowerment and Self-Governance Order, 2009: Well, the area was given this package in which a new provincial like setup approved by Federal Cabinet and announced by dances sports and famous Polo played in these area is totally different with rest of the world. There are Shias, Sunni, Ismailies and Nurkakhshies living here with tolerance and harmony. The area has been attractions for local and foreign tourists and mountaineers around the world. Gilgi-Baltistan Self-Empowerment and Self-Governance Order, 2009: