The Astore valley has an area of 5,092 km² and an altitude of 2600m. There are more than 50 small beautiful villages in Astore. Some of which are Astore , Eidgah Gorikot it the Head quarter of the District Astore. It comprises numerous valleys and villages. The fascinating places are Nanga Parbat (Rupal face) Rama Lake, Chilim, Kala pani, Minimerg Dambho, Domail Kamri and Gutumsar Pershing. There plains comprise lush green land, pasture and forest of pine trees and deodar.the lake are the amazing spots for fishing. Shina is local languages while Urdu and English are also used for communication.
Location:- 57 KM FROM KKH THALICHI AND 15 KM FROM ASTORE H/Q
The Rama is situated in Choungrah valley, it has very beautiful plaints and green pasture located everywhere. The people of area are educated and social, location of the Rama plain which is surrounded by beautiful tree
Rama Lake: –
LOCATION:- 138 KM FROM KKH THALICHI AND 98 KM FROM ASTORE H/Q
In Urdu language Deosai means ‘the land of Giants’. It is locally called Ghbiarsa by Balti people because it is only accessible in summer. Deosai falls in Astore & Baltistan an average elevation of 4,114 meters (13,497 ft) above sea level, making the Deosai Plains one of the highest plateaus in the world. The Deosai Plains are also home to the Himalayan ibex, red fox, golden marmot locally called Phia, gray wolf, the Ladakhurial, the snow leopard, and over 124 resident and migratory birds. Birds in the park include the golden eagle, lammergeyer, griffon vulture, laggar falcon,
Sheosar Lake means ‘Blind Lake’, as ‘Sheo’ in Shina Language means ‘Blind’ and ‘Sar’ means ‘Lake’. (Also called Shausar Lake) is a lake situated in Deosai National Park The lake is at an elevation of 4,142 meters (13,589 ft) in the Karakoram-West Tibetan Plateau alpine steppe. Its approximate length is 2.3 kilometers (1.4 mi), width 1.8 kilometers (1.1 mi), and average depth is 40 meters (130 ft).
TARISHING RUPAL BASE CAMP ASTORE
LOCATION:- 82 KM FROM KKH THALICHI AND 42 KM FROM ASTORE H/Q
RUPAL VALLEYThe Rupal Valley lies just south of 8,126 meter Nanga Parbat and is popular for treks to the mountain’s Rupal Face, one of highest mountain faces in the world. Rupal Village is located in the valley at 35°13′38.76″N74°42′26.60″E. The Rupal is home to Shina speaking herdsmen, Towering peaks on either side of the valley make it a breathtaking, albeit remote destination for adventurers. Most treks to the Rupal Valley begin in the village of Tarashing, Rupal meaning silvery in Shina, is the name of last village facing southern side of Nanga Parbat. Village so named for Nanga.
GUTUMSAR (ALLAH WALI LAKE) PERISHING ASTORE
LOCATION:- 58 KM FROM KKH THALICHI AND 18 KM FROM ASTORE HQ
PERSHING VALLEY (GUTUMSAR ALLAH WALI LAKE)Urdong is famous for the river view as*Allah* in local language it is known as*Allah Wali Lake* the people living in perishing are very cooperative and hard working. Pure nature mineral water and fresh vegetable and fruits are available in this town .How’re, in winter, because of freezing temperature, there are no arrangement to get benefit from these facilities 5 km meadow. Wild flowers, thick Forest, Lush Green Mountains 2 days trek to Skardu.
DARLAY LAKE ASTORE
LOCATION:- 89 KM FROM KKH THALICHI AND 49 KM FROM ASTORE HQ
Derlay Lake is situated in Derlay village in Rattu valley. The flood in early 2005 the fresh flood from green mountains chocked the main DerlayRiver and most of the village submerged into giant lake and it expended up to 6 km towards Gomay village. This lake has been surrounded by thick Forest Mountains and green postural mountains. The Mountain peaks are under the snow during the month of July and August. The most prime thing is the scenic view of Nanga Parbat from Derlay Lake. This lake has potential for Trout Fishing and angling.
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