Central Karakoram National Park

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Central Karakoram National Park is a national park located in the Skardu District of Gilgit-Baltistan in Pakistan. It covers some of the world’s highest peaks and largest glaciers. Internationally renowned for mountaineering, rock climbing and trekking opportunities, it has an area of about 10,000 sq. km and contains the greatest concentration of great mountains on earth. It has four peaks over 8,000 m including K2 (8611 m), Gasherbrum-I (8068 m), Gasherbrum-II (8035 m) and Broad Peak (8051 m), and sixty peaks higher than 7,000 m. The park was placed on the World Heritage Site Tentative List in 2016.

Some valleys are dominated by communities of West Himalayan spruce, Himalayan white pine and Pashtun juniper, including some pure stands of P. smithiana. Smaller shrubs and plants associated with these communities include sea wormwood, Astragalus gilgitensis, Fragaria nubicola, Geranium nepalensis, Kashmir balsam, Thymus linearis, white clover, Rubus irritans, Taraxacum karakorium and Taraxacum affinis. Other herbaceous plants growing on the sparse grassland, especially in gullies and ravines, are Salix denticulata, Mertensia tibetica, Potentilla desertorum, Juniperus polycarpus, alpine bistort, Berberis pachyacantha and Spiraea lycioides.


Tourist places near Central Karakoram National Park

Chunda Valley (View Point)

Katpana Desert..Cold Desert Skardu

River Indus view Skardu Gilgit Baltistan Pakistan


Some famous restaurants near Central Karakoram National Park

Al-Yusuf Dine Inn Restaurant

Main Airport Rd, Rgiyoul, Gayool, Skardu, Gilgit-Baltistan 16200

Mulberry Continental Hotel

Good quality food.

Deslake Hotel

Katpana, Skardu, 05815


Some famous hotels near Central Karakoram National Park

Dream Guest House Skardu

Rooms are neat and clean.


Indus View Hotel & Hostel

Coming soon


LOKAL Rooms x Skardu

Coming soon




New district Hospital

Open 24/7.


Zubeda Khaliq Memorial Free Hospital

Open 24/7.


 Banks near Central Karakoram National Park

The Karakoram Coop Bank Gamba Branch

9:am to 4:30pm

Bank Al Habib Branch

Coming soon

Service Stations

Hussaini Filling Station.

Open 24/7.

Mehfooz And Son’s Filling Station

Open 24/7.


Open 24/7.


Some famous shopping marts near Central Karakoram National Park

One Dollar shop

8HF2+V9P, Gamba Skardu, Skardu

Uswa Plaza

7:00am to 10:00pm


Through out the year temperature °C  in Central Karakoram National Park

Unforgettable Moments

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