ABOUT THE LAKE
Attabad Lake is a lake in Hunza, Gilgit, Pakistan. The lake was created in January 2010 as a result of land slide. Since then Attabad Lake has become on the biggest tourist attractions in Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan offering activities like boating, jet skiing, fishing and other recreational activities.
Just few miles from Karimabad City, Luxus Hunza is situated right on the banks of Atta Abad Lake.
HOW TO GET HERE
By Air (Islamabad - Gilgit)
Total Duration (3 hours from Islamabad)
Flight – 1 hour
Drive from Gilgit to Hotel – 2 Hours
Take flight from Islamabad to Gilgit.
Let us know your itinerary and we will provide you with rent-a-car service or airport shuttle whichever you may prefer.
By Car (via Naran, Babusar Pass)
This route is closed from November – March due to high snowfall at Babusar Pass (13,500ft). However if you are traveling in summer season, this route is highly recommended due to its high scenic value.
1. Islamabad – Balakot – Naran (6 hours drive)
2. Stay the night in Naran
3. Naran – Babusar Pass – Chilas – Gilgit-Attabad (8 hours Drive)