Peaks of Pakistan

Gasherbrum 1: The Hidden Beauty Pakistan

The landscape of Pakistan is diverse and unique. The north is bordered by the three mighty ranges of the world the Himalayas, Hindu Kush and the Karakoram. There are some 14 peaks 8000 meters high in the world. Our northern areas contain 5 of these lofty ranges. There are numerous peaks above 6000 and 7000 meters. The northern areas are mostly visited for their breath taking beauty and picturesque landscape. However mountains also attract the adventure seekers. Many a daredevil have tried to tame these majestic mountains, some have succeeded while some have lost their lives. Trekking is another activity done here. The mountains of Pakistan draw a lot of tourists and contribute towards the country’s economy. Below is a list of the top 10 peaks of Pakistan according to their height. Some beautiful peaks like Rakaposhi and Spantik (Golden Peak) are worth seeing.

The Top Ten Peaks of Pakistan are:

1. Mount Godwin Austen (K2)
2. Nanga Parbat
3. Gasherbrum 1 Hidden Peak
4. Broad Peak
5. Gasherbrum 2
6. Gasherbrum 3
7. Gasherbrum 4
8. Distaghil Sar
9. Kunyang Chhish
10. Masherbrum NE

Among the top thirteen highest peaks in the world, eight are located in Pakistan. Areas towards the South of Pamir Knot located in Pakistan offer best faces for mountain climbing for the adventurers. This is the reason a lot of tourists from various parts of the world visit Pakistan to climb to the top of these peaks. 

Author MairaS:
Webpreneur. CEO ContentCreatorZ Pakistan. Managing Partner Media Marketing Services.

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