Honeymoon is the sweetest part of a couple's life, it is the first month after wedding. Newly married couple get holidays from their jobs or business and spend their time with each other to share some intimate moments and ultimately establish love and strong relationship between them. They usually go to a beautiful place away from their home. In villages, this tradition is not very popular to leave home for honeymoon but in cities, people often celebrate their honeymoon at a tourism spot.
Few people go to Dubai, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Europe, Canada and America for honeymoon but believe me their are many beautiful places in Pakistan which are not less than any other place in the world, in beauty and attraction. Here we will show you 10 most beautiful places in Pakistan.
|Top-10 Honeymoon Places in Pakistan|
Top-10 Honeymoon Destinations in Pakistan
1. Kaghan and Naran Valleys
Kaghan is a beautiful valley covered in forests, best for hiking and other outdoor activities. Naran is another beautiful valley just 23km away from Kaghan. These valleys are located in District Mansehra of KPK.
2. Murree and Galiat
Murree is a hill station and very popular tourism spot. It is situated about 8,000 ft above the sea level, located in Punjab about 60km from Islamabad. It is a tehsil of Rawalpindi District. There are many Galiyat (Nathiya Gali, Ghora Gali, Ayubia Gali etc) around Murree. These Galiyat has their own attractions for tourists.
Chitral is a isolated valley located on River Kunar at the foot of Tirich Mir Peak in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. Its prime attraction are Shandoor and Kalash Valley. The Kalash people are known as decendants of Alexander the Great. Their culture, religion and lifestyle is unique from the rest of country.
4. Neelam Valley, Muzaffarabad
Neelam Valley is located in Muzaffarabad, AJK. Lush green forests, streams, hills and river Neelam adds beauty to this place. Ath Muqam is another nearby place worth seeing.
Muzaffarabad is the capital of Azad Jammu and Kashmir. It is located near Neelum and Jhelum River.
5. Swat Valley
Lush green areas, beautiful lakes, orchards, flowers and rich historical past is the identity of Swat. It is a valley near Pakistan-Afghanistan border on upper side of Swat River. Saidu Sharif is the capital of the valley but Mingora is the main town. Until 1969, it was a princely state in KPK.
6. Lake Saif ul Maluk
Saiful Maluk Lake has special place for the lovers of sub-continent as it is associated with a famous love folk lore. It is located 3,200 meters above sea level. You can enjoy boating in the lake and hear story of Prince Saif ul Muluk who fell in love with a fairy.
It is also located in Mansehra near Naran Valley.
7. Gilgit, Hunza and Skardu
Gilgit is the capital of northern areas of Pakistan. Gilgit is an important city on Silk Route.
Hunza valley is located at 2,400 meters above sea level near Rakaposhi Mountain.
Skardu is located on banks of Indus River in the territory of Gilgit Baltistan.
8. Shogran Valley
Shogran is located on a green plateau in northern Pakistan, just 34km away from Balakot and about 212km from Islamabad. You can ride a Jeep or horse or hike to several other nearest place like Siri and Paye.
9. Fairy Meadows, Nanga Parbat Mountains
Fairy Meadows is the perhaps the most beautiful and scenic place in Pakistan. It is covered with thick forests and has lush green area. This is the base camp of Nanga Parbit Mountains, from here Nanga Parbat looks very amazing.
Ziarat is the capital of district Ziarat in Balochistan province. Quaid-e-Azam spent the last days of his life in Ziarat Residency. Summer is the best time to visit this place.
There are many other tourism places in Pakistan; Taxila, Mohinjodaro, Rohtas Fort, Bhambore, Keenjer Lake. Cities of Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad also has many attractions for visitors. Lahore is the cultural hub of Pakistan, Islamabad is the planned city of Pakistan and Karachi is the mini Pakistan.
Points to consider before selecting your Honeymoon Destination
There are several factors, you should consider before selecting any place in Pakistan or abroad for your honeymoon destination. Some of the main points are:
- Make expenditure estimates carefully and within your budget because you wouldn't want to start your new life with ton of new debt.
- Make schedule for your tour and decide when to go and for how long. Also decide places to visit.
- Don't forget to arrange passport, visa and other documents if you are going abroad. You must keep your CNIC and Nikah Naama, if you are travelling within Pakistan.
- Your honeymoon destination must be secure.
- Discuss with your partner and decide whether you people like a city with museums, restaurants and historical buildings or a place with natural beauty or just want to spend your time with each other and select your destination accordingly.
- You can consult with a tour operator or guide and enquire about travel and living arrangements there.
Have you ever visited any of these places or any other tourism spot in Pakistan? According to your opinion, which is the best place in Pakistan for honeymoon?