Karakoram Highway – A wonder in itself

This year in September, I got the chance to travel on Karakoram Highway, second time in two years. I am calling it a wonder because of its altitude as well as the kind of area it was built in. From Mansehra till Khunjerab, the travel on KKH is full of exciting views and adventures.

I am going to share my views on some of the exciting places that I have seen so far on KKH. Top of the list is the junction point of 3 highest mountain ranges of the world, Karakoram, Hindukush and Himalayas. I wish we had established and publicized this point as a proper tourist spot, however the reality is that even Pakistanis dont have much awareness about it. The spot is located at Karakoram Highway where the road splits in two, one going towards Gilgit and second towards Skardu.


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