Shangrila Resort Skardu is the only private company which has recognized the great potential of Tourism and has received the 19th International Award for the best Tourist Resort and is recognized as Pakistan's Landmark to the world.
From Islamabad there is a daily Air Bus A-320 flight, which takes 45 minutes, flying over the most spectacular Himalayan, Karakoram and Hindu Kush ranges from where you can see the tallest peaks in the world, flying over the Kaghan valley, Chilas and then following the mighty Indus river, skimming past Nanga Parbat the 9th Highest peak in the world, which is called the killer mountain at a height of 26,660 feet, on the left side you can see the city of Gilgit, flying along the Karakoram range, from where from where start the five highest peaks over eight thousand meters, including the majestic K-2. (Godwin Austin) the 2nd highest in the world and the longest glaciers in the world.
While on your right hand side you follow the Himalayan Range where you can have a glimpse of the Deosai Plateau, the second highest in the world, which is supposed to be the longest, widest and highest plateau. The plane descends into the Skardu valley which is the capital of Baltistan.
You can also travel by road on the famous Karakoram Highway, also known as the Eighth Wonder of the world. A new motorway has been built from Abbottabad, Mansehra, Balakot, kaghan, Naran over the Babusar Pass driving through lush green meadows and streams. The road opens for traffic from May till end October, due to heavy snowfall it is closed for a few months in winters.
Our management offers hospitality at its best with a peaceful atmosphere in a beautiful natural environment cut away from the distractions of polluted city life. Excursions to beautiful surrounding lakes and rivers can be arranged during your stay.
We would like to invite you and your prestigious company to visit Shangrila Heaven on Earth and take pride in what a great country like Pakistan has to offer. The journey to the Roof of the World with its breathtaking, spectacular views will be an unforgettable experience which one would like to savor again and again.
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Arif Aslam Khan