Gilgit Baltistan heritage tour is designed to give you an insight into the heritage of Gilgit Baltistan. On this excursion, we take you to some of the historical places of the region most of which are on the UNESCO World Heritage list.
Gilgit Baltistan heritage tour not only takes you to the historical places but also to the stunning landscapes filled with natural beauty in the region. Some of the heritage sites are mentioned below.
Shigar Fort is part of a group of heritage sites that truly reflects the diversity of Nature. A 17th century Palace / Fort of Baltistan then converted to a Museum and hotel by the Serena Hotel.
Visit Khlingrong Mosque restored by the Aga Khan Culture Services and UNESCO Award winner, Amburique Mosque and both the Khanqahs in Shigar village.
Kharpucho Fort dates to the 16th Century built by the ruler of that time Ali Sher Khan.
Khaplu fort was awarded the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Awards
750-year old renovated Chaqchan Mosque.
Altit Fort. located above a high vertical cliff, with its front side dominating the Hunza River. The Fort was built by the Mirs (ruling family) of Hunza as a display of power to the Mir’s of Nagar (twin state) and has stood tall in front of Karakoram since the 11th century. This fort has received the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Award for Cultural Heritage Conservation in 2011.