Pakistan is one of the most beautiful places to explore in Asia. Unfortunately, it has not received any limelight in the tourism industry so far. There are many negative rumors about the country and Media have always portrayed Pakistan as an unsafe place in South Asia. But the truth is that people who travel and experience have different views. Many foreign tourists have shared their wonderful experience of traveling all around Pakistan. Probably for this reason; Forbes has listed Pakistan in the top 10 coolest places to visit in 2019.
Still not convinced? Check the below-mentioned reasons which will surely push you to plan your next trip to Pakistan.
Natural breathtaking Places
Pakistan is rich in natural breathtaking landscapes. There are 5 of the world’s 14 highest peaks found in Pakistan. The world’s second highest mountain K2 is also in Pakistan. If you are a passionate climber and trekker then why not visit Pakistan to climb these world’s highest towers located in Pakistan. To discover mountains and snowcapped hills Hunza Valley is full of such stunning places.
The diverse culture of Pakistan
Pakistan is blessed with diversity in culture. There are many groups (around 15) who are different in many ways. There is a huge difference between their physical features, bloodline, food, dress code and music. Different groups of people include Punjabis, Balochi, Kashmiri, Pashtuns, and many others. They follow different cultures and norms; they are string along with diversified customs in their festivities. People who visit Pakistan are blown away by the truck art. It showcases Pakistani culture using bright colors and meaningful poetry lines written over them.
Handicrafts of Pakistan
Alongside cultural diversity, Pakistan has plenty of skilled craftsmen. These craftsmen are skilled enough to make beautiful hand made products like hand-woven carpets, jewelry, embroidered cloths, utensils and a huge variety of handmade handicrafts. You won’t find such unique man-made things in any corner of the world.
Most hospitable people
Pakistanis are very pleasant and hospitable towards their guests. Many foreign bloggers and tourists have praised Pakistan because of the mind-blowing hospitality from local people over here. An American travel blogger Drew Binsky has praised Pakistan in one of his Facebook videos as the world’s best country because of the experience he had with Pakistani People.
No doubt Pakistani food is incredible. It is spicy, sweet and rich in taste. Once you have tasted it, you cannot resist yourself to stop eating more until you are bellyful. Pakistan is famous for making sweets; these are known as ‘mithai’. Lahore is considered to be the best place to have delicious spicy food. To have the taste of desi food, you must give a visit to Food Street.
If you are hunting on to have an amazing trip in Pakistan hurry up, grab the ticket and pack your bag to experience the true travel adventure of your life. You can also have the fun of attending upcoming events in Pakistan. To have a trip full of adventures you should not ignore these events while visiting such a beautiful place.
This is a guest post from Saima. She is a content writer at citybook.pk working since June 2019. Her interpersonal skills include; content writing, business intelligence, proposal writing, social media marketing, and inbound marketing.