32 days in Pakistan Itinerary

32 days in Pakistan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lahore
— 5 nights
2
Skardu
— 3 nights
3
Astore
— 2 nights
4
Gilgit
— 2 nights
5
Hunza
— 4 nights
6
Nathia Gali
— 3 nights
7
Chitral
— 5 nights
8
Islamabad
— 4 nights

5
nights
Lahore

Lahore ©
Seen by many to be the most forward-thinking, culturally important, and artistic of the country's metropolises, Lahore has plenty of charms, plenty of history, and plenty of people.
Army Museum and Lahore Guided tours are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Grand Jamia Masjid and Fort Food Street. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Shahi Hammam, make a trip to Aitchison College Lahore, browse the different shops at Packages Mall, and stroll around Jilani Park.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Lahore online tour itinerary planner.

Phoenix, USA to Lahore is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pakistan Standard Time (PKT) is 12 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Lahore can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Skardu.

Things to do in Lahore

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Lahore Guided tours ©
Lahore Guided tours
Army Museum ©
Army Museum
Shahi Hammam ©
Shahi Hammam

3
nights
Skardu

Skardu ©
The notable peaks that surround Skardu may be rugged, daunting, and otherworldly, but the imposing reputation of its most famous natural attractions belies the more fertile, diverse, and homely aspects of the town.
Escape the urban bustle at Shigar Valley and Satpara Lake. Explore hidden gems such as K2 Museum and Kharphocho Fort. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Manthokha Waterfall, admire nature's extreme beauty at Katpana Desert (Cold Desert), contemplate the waterfront views at Upper Kachura Lake, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manthal Buddha Rock.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Skardu trip itinerary app.

Getting from Lahore to Skardu by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Astore.

Things to do in Skardu

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Shigar Valley
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Upper Kachura Lake ©
Upper Kachura Lake
Shigar Valley ©
Shigar Valley
Manthokha Waterfall ©
Manthokha Waterfall

2
nights
Astore

Astore ©
Astore, also spelt Astor, is a city and the capital of Astore District in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of northern Pakistan. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nanga Parbat. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Rama Lake.

For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Astore trip planner.

You can drive from Skardu to Astore in 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Gilgit.

Things to do in Astore

Nature Parks
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Nanga Parbat ©
Nanga Parbat
Rama Lake ©
Rama Lake

2
nights
Gilgit

Gilgit ©
Gilgit is the capital city of the Gilgit-Baltistan region, an administrative territory of Pakistan. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): explore the activities along Indus-Gilgit Confluence, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kargah Buddha, and then take a memorable drive along Karakoram Highway. On your second day here, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Karakoram Mountains.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Gilgit travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Astore to Gilgit takes 2.5 hours. On the 8th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Hunza.

Things to do in Gilgit

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Gilgit-Baltistan
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Indus-Gilgit Confluence ©
Indus-Gilgit Confluence
Karakoram Highway ©
Karakoram Highway
Kargah Buddha ©
Kargah Buddha

4
nights
Hunza

Hunza ©
A tour of Hunza lets you discover a mountainous valley surrounded by massive snowcapped Himalayan peaks.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Passu Glacier and Eagles Nest. Visiting Hoper Glacier and Hunza River will get you outdoors. Step out of Hunza with an excursion to Rakaposhi View Point in Ghulmet--about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Satrangi Lake, explore the historical opulence of Baltit Fort, explore the striking landscape at Batura Glacier, and snap pictures at Hussaini Hanging Bridge.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Hunza road trip planning app.

You can drive from Gilgit to Hunza in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Nathia Gali.

Things to do in Hunza

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Karimabad, Rakaposhi View Point
Highlights from your plan
Passu Glacier ©
Passu Glacier
Baltit Fort ©
Baltit Fort
Eagles Nest ©
Eagles Nest

3
nights
Nathia Gali

Nathia Gali ©
Nathia Gali or Nathiagali is a mountain resort town or hill station in Abbottabad District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Visiting Dunga Gali Pine Line Track and Miranjani will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mukshpuri Top and Thandiani. There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nathiagali Church and walk around Green Spot.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Nathia Gali road trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Hunza to Nathia Gali takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. April in Nathia Gali sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Chitral.

Things to do in Nathia Gali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Miranjani
Highlights from your plan
Dunga Gali Pine Line Track ©
Dunga Gali Pine Line Track
Thandiani ©
Thandiani
Nathiagali Church ©
Nathiagali Church

5
nights
Chitral

Chitral ©
Chitral: Khowar for "field"), is the capital of the Chitral District, situated on the western bank of the Chitral River in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Explore hidden gems such as Chitral Fort and Bumburet Valley. Get in touch with nature at Chitral Valley and Garam Chashma. Spend the 16th (Thu) exploring nature at Chitral Gol National Park. The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tirich Mir, appreciate the views at Pamir Valley, and look for all kinds of wild species at Tooshi Game Reserve.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Chitral trip maker tool.

You can fly from Nathia Gali to Chitral in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Nathia Gali in April: high temperatures in Chitral hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Islamabad.

Things to do in Chitral

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Chitral Gol National Park ©
Chitral Gol National Park
Bumburet Valley ©
Bumburet Valley
Tirich Mir ©
Tirich Mir

4
nights
Islamabad

Islamabad ©
The country's capital since 1963, Islamabad has the look and feel of a planned administrative city because, by and large, that's exactly what it is.
Get a sense of the local culture at Pakistan Railways Heritage Museum and Army museum. Take a break from the city and head to Bird Aviary and Khunjerab National Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Islamabad: Ayub National Park (in Rawalpindi) and Taxila (Jaulian Buddhist Monastery & Taxila Museum). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Trail 3, pause for some photo ops at Pakistan monument, hike along Trail 5, and stop by Libra Jewellers.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Islamabad travel route planner.

Fly from Chitral to Islamabad in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Chitral in April; daily highs in Islamabad reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Islamabad

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Rawalpindi, Taxila, Khunjerab National Park
Highlights from your plan
Bird Aviary ©
Bird Aviary
Khunjerab National Park ©
Khunjerab National Park
Ayub National Park ©
Ayub National Park

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