Skardu

Skardu is a district in Gilgit-Baltistan in the extreme north of Pakistan. It is about 10 km wide and 40 km long valley, at the confluence of the Indus and the Shigar River, in the backdrop of the high peaks of Karakoram range. 2,438 meters above sea level, it borders with the Chinese province of Xinjiang and Indian-occupied Kashmir. The Skardu town is surrounded by mountains Karakoram range. The highest peak in Skardu District is K2, which is second highest in the world. The region has the 4 of the world's 14 Eight-Thousander peaks(8,000 m and above).

Skardu extremely beautiful and excellent scenery. It is famous for the many trekking and adventure spots around it. It is very popular tourist destination and tourist season starts in May and ends in October.

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Tourist Attractions 9

Visit top-rated and must-see tourist attractions in skardu and area around. Read visitor reviews and choose the best place to visit first from list of 9. All tourist attractions can be found easily on the map with their location mapped on google maps.

Hotels 3

Find a place to stay in skardu and surrounding areas. We have list of 3 budget hotels from 5 star luxury ones to best suite your budget. Every hotel address is accuratly marked on map and guest reviews to help you choose best place to stay during your trip.

Restaurants 1

Are you looking for the best restaurant to eat in skardu or nearby towns? Choose a place to dine out today from list of 1 restaurants. Every restaurant is easy to locate being marked correctly on map and visitor reviews to help choose the best one.

Education Institutes 1

Education is really important step in the life, but how to choose the best school, college or university in your area? Browse all HEC chartered universities, degree awarding institutes, their recognized sub-campuses and affiliated colleges in skardu from list of 1.

Election Results 0

View detailed election results of all constituencies in skardu district. There are total 0 members of parliment (MNA and MPA) from this area. Explore detailed election results and by-elections, if any held since the last general election, in the district.

Post Offices 20

Pakistan Post Office is providing postal services in every corner of the country through a network of around 13,000 post offices. There are 20 post office branches in skardu. Find all branches in the area, along with their address and postal codes.

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