LAND OF MIGHTY K2
GILGIT-BALTISTAN is the land of mighty k2, it is located in the north of Pakistan. It was formerly called as Northern areas but now it has been given a provincial status. It is one of the most Geo-strategically important part of the world as it is a junction of the countries of great importance like China, India, Pakistan and USSR. In addition to its geo-strategic importance it is also a place of great natural beauty and mineral resource. This piece of land is blessed with Lakes, mountains, plains, deserts, rocky mountains, meadows, rivers, glaciers and a variety of wild life. The worlds second highest peak K2 (Karakorum 2) is in Shiger valley, Baltistan. It is one of the most beautiful peak in the world and every year hundreds of tourists from around the world visit Gilgit-Baltistan for visiting K2 and relishing the zenith of natural beauty of this place.