KASHMIR: KNOWN AS THE BLUE GEM, NEELUM VALLEY IS ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACES OF AZAD KASHMIR.
Amongst the most visited places of Pakistan, Neelum valley consists of snow-covered peaks with over 370 villages. Situated at the parallel of Kaghan Valley, it lies in the north and northeast of Muzaffarabad.
Marked by thick forests, beautiful water streams, and rivers, this hilly area is famous for its minerals. It is approximately 180 km away from Islamabad and due to the ‘no airport’ facility, requires 7 hours of road drive.
With a bunch of mesmerizing views, Neelum valley is ranked as on the most attractive spots in the tourist community. It is far ahead in line of all the tourist places and is famous for honeymoon and family tour packages.
The lush green sights and scenic beauty of this spot can be approached through two different routes which include the Kaghan valley and the Noori top. The area is also popular for its local fruits like Apples, Plums, and Apricots which are often remembered due to their rich taste.
‘Best place to visit in summer, one of the beautiful places of Pakistan. Staring Neelum river gives you goosebumps for sure.’- Umair from Lahore.
The following places indicate why tourists are so keen to explore the splendor of this region.
One of the highest waterfalls of Neelum valley, the Dhani waterfall can be reached after a 45 minutes’ drive from
If you are interested in having a look at Indian Occupied Kashmir, Indian Army, Indian flag and the culture of the villagers of Indian occupied Kashmir, then this place is for you. At a distance of 50 km from Muzaffarabad, this place is a unique area of attraction without any hotel accommodation.
KERAN AND UPPER NEELUM
Located on the right bank of the River Neelum,
Often described as the Niagara Falls of Pakistan, the Kundan Shahi/Kutton waterfall is at a distance of 85 km from Muzaffarabad. It is the heaviest waterfall of the area with Kutton resorts that offer a stunning view of the lush green mountains.
Situated at the height of 8,379 feet near Kel,
“Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain.” – Jack Kerouac
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