Kashmir is a place of beautiful simplicity and pristine natural beauty and the picturesque Neelum Valley in Azad Kashmir is called the pearl of Kashmir, which runs parallel to Kaghan Valley. Neelum Valley is replete with breathtaking scenery, stunning valleys, glacial waterfalls, shimmering lakes, magnificent flowering meadows, and dazzling weather all around the year. These are the words we characterize with Kashmir – also known as ‘Heaven on Earth’. Kashmir has been widely recognized and embraced for its captivating natural beauty and we will cover this in our Neelum Valley Kashmir tour.
Ratti Gali Lake is one of most beautiful alpine lakes among many heavenly places in Azad Kashmir. Located at a jaw-dropping elevation of 12,130 feet (3,700 meters) above sea level, Ratti Gali Lake is accessible by 3 hours of Jeep ride and about 1 hour hike from Dowarian, a small town of Neelum Valley.
We’re offering a carefully designed extended Neelum Valley Kashmir tour package to cover the maximum areas of this beautiful region including magnificent Ratti Gali Lake. If you are thinking why travel with us? Then our answer is simple, we sell experience, not just a tour package!
Here are the highlights of the places we’re going to visit on this Neelum Valley Azad Kashmir trip.
Destinations we will be travelling during our Neelum Valley tour are Keran, Sharda, Kel, Arang Kel, Taobat and Kutton, which are the top places to visit in Neelum Valley along with Ratti Gali Lake, one of the easily accessible alpine lake in Kashmir. We will start from Islamabad to Muzaffarabad and then enter Neelum Valley where we will first visit ‘Dhani Waterfall’, the highest roadside waterfall in Neelum valley. Then we will visit Keran, which is located at the Line of Control Kashmir from where we will get to see the Indian side of Kashmir, next day we will take a day trip to explore Ratti Gali Lake from Keran, 3 hours of adventurous jeep ride and one hour of hiking will make this day highlight of the trip. We will head towards Sharda next day, visiting Sharda, and the famous Buddhist archaeological site known as Sharda University Ruins and River Neelum on our way we will enjoy relaxing day in Sharda. The next day we will again board jeeps for Taobat, the last village of Neelum Valley, witnessing the most beautiful areas of Neelum Valley we will visit the most beautiful village Arang Kel on next day, this will be followed by a chairlift ride and a short hike, which will take us to Arang Kel, also known as ‘The Golden Village’. This village is a hidden treasure and a must-visit, we will end our day at Sharda and return back to Islamabad last day.
Neelum Valley is truly a ‘Heaven on Earth’, and visiting it will surely be an unforgettable experience!
Friday 20 to Sunday 29 August 2021 from Karachi (by train/bus)
Saturday 21 to Saturday 28 August 2021 from Karachi (by air)
Sunday 22 to Friday 27 August 2021 from Islamabad
Friday 27 August to Sunday 05 September 2021 from Karachi (by train/bus)
Saturday 28 August to Saturday 04 September 2021 from Karachi (by air)
Sunday 29 August to Friday 03 September 2021 from Islamabad
Friday 03 to Sunday 12 September 2021 from Karachi (by train/bus)
Saturday 04 to Saturday 11 September 2021 from Karachi (by air)
Sunday 05 to Friday 10 September 2021 from Islamabad
Friday 10 to Sunday 19 September 2021 from Karachi (by train/bus)
Saturday 11 to Saturday 18 September 2021 from Karachi (by air)
Sunday 12 to Friday 17 September 2021 from Islamabad
You can request a private trip as well, send us your details by filling Plan My Trip form.
Day 1: Board Train or Bus from Karachi.
Day 2: Board Flight – Arrive in Islamabad
Day 3: Islamabad to Keran
Day 4: Ratti Gali Lake Day Trip
Day 5: Keran to Sharda
Day 6: Sharda to Taobat
Day 7: Visit Arang Kel Village
Day 8: Travel back to Islamabad
Day 9: Travel back to Karachi
Day 10: Arrive in Karachi
Per Person (3-4 sharing per room)
Rs. 22,000 from Islamabad (Islamabad hotel stay not included)
Rs. 25,500 from Islamabad (with 2 nights Islamabad hotel stay)
Rs. 31,000 from Karachi (by Green Line Train Economy Class)
Rs. 34,000 from Karachi (by Executive Class Bus)
Rs. 39,000 from Karachi (by Green Line Train Business Class)
Rs. 25,500 + Airfare Price from Karachi (by Air)
Per Person (2 sharing per room)
Rs. 25,000 from Islamabad (Islamabad hotel stay not included)
Rs. 30,000 from Islamabad (with 2 nights Islamabad hotel stay)
Rs. 35,500 from Karachi (by Green Line Train Economy Class)
Rs. 38,500 from Karachi (by Executive Class Bus)
Rs. 43,500 from Karachi (by Green Line Train Business Class)
Rs. 30,000 + Airfare Price from Karachi (by Air)
We are offering discounts on base package price if you are a; Group/Family of 5+ members. 5% off. Group/Family of 10+ members. 8% off. Group of students. 8% off. (Attested student identity card copy required).
We love them! But this trip is not recommended for infants up to 2 years. We charge half package price for 2+ to 8 years with child/folding seats in transport. Maximum 2 children allowed in half package price.
We offer limited seats only, first come first serve basis and we close bookings as soon as seats get registered, there’s no final deadline. We encourage you to book at least 15 days before your trip date from Karachi to avoid tickets issue and at least 5 days before the trip date from Islamabad.
Simple & quick! Just fill the booking form and submit a 50% advance payment of the trip to confirm your seat(s). The remaining amount at the time of departure in cash or at least 2 days prior to the trip date in case of online bank transfer.
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