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Conquering the Trango Towers

If you like to do mountain climbing, then pay attention to the Trango Towers. They will delight you with their uniqueness, beauty, and incredible energy. The natural attraction is the rocks of the Baltoro Muztagh range. It belongs to the Karakoram Mountains in Gilgit-Baltistan. A high stone wall which is quite difficult to climb leads to each peak. The Large Tower reaches 6286 meters in height. It is the highest point of the Trango group. The wall on the western side of the mountain is 1340 meters long. You can try to conquer any of the rocks. If you have the courage, you can even jump from it.
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Things to Do in the Margalla Hills

You can spend time climbing on the steep Margalla Hills in Islamabad. Only a few slopes have been explored and equipped here. Therefore, you will have the opportunity to conquer new places. You will also take a paraglide flight in these hills. You should contact representatives of the Adventure Foundation Pakistan for this.
If you like long hikes, you can take a walk to one of the Margalla ridges. You can do this early in the morning on any day from the beginning of March to the end of November. You will use a trail with a name or number. It will match your preferences and fitness level. You'll need comfortable shoes, a spare t-shirt, and water. For example, you can walk along the Saidpur trail. First, you will get to a mountain village, and then to a picturesque valley during the tour. You will find the path leading to the Monal restaurant at the end of the route. If you want, you'll take trail 3 from here. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Visit to the Park Daman-e-Koh

A beautiful park called Daman-e-Koh is located at an altitude of 150 meters in the middle of the Margalla Hills. It occupies a large area. You should choose a route in advance to explore it. You will admire evergreen trees and shrubs, as well as observe exotic animals and birds during a walk through the park. These are monkeys, porcupines, leopards, wild boars, cheetahs, parrots, and eagles. There is a viewing platform on the south side of the park. You can use the telescope and enjoy the magnificent panoramic view of Islamabad here.

Water Activities on the Lakes

If you want to relax from the heat and do water sports at the same time, then go to one of the artificial lakes. They are located on the territory of the city. For example, if you get to Simly Lake, you can ride a boat, Jet Ski or yacht here. You can go fishing on the Aral Lake. It is worth noting that the biting is especially good at dawn. You will also make a trip on a boat or catamaran, swim and sunbathe here. You will also walk through the beautiful garden that grows on the shore, and get an adrenaline rush, driving the cart. Kallar Kkahar Lake is a 2-hour drive from Islamabad. You can take a water walk on it by renting a boat.
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Escape the Summer Heat at the Murree Resort

Murree Resort was founded in 1853. Vacation here will allow you to escape from the sweltering heat. After all, the air temperature on its territory does not exceed 25 °C in summer. It snows here in winter. It is located 60 kilometers from Islamabad in the Himalayan Mountains. You will take a walk through the forest, walk along the shore of an icy mountain river and look at the waterfall here. You will also get to the resort's observation point by a lift.
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Fascinating Horse Riding

You can have fun and health benefits by going on a horse ride in Islamabad or on a horse trip in its surroundings. You need to take a few lessons from a qualified instructor to do this. Go to Mrs. Orrick, for example. She is from Canada. The lady has been living in Islamabad for 6 years. She teaches riding to all comers.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Islamabad and surroundings

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Notable celebrations and festivals in Pakistan

Independence Day is one of the most widely celebrated holidays in the country. It is celebrated on August 14. Despite the secular nature of the event, it begins to be celebrated with the reading of the Quran. National white and green flags are hung all over the country. People wear clothes with national symbols in big cities on this occasion. The official ceremony of raising the national flag and a festive parade takes place in the capital. It is customary to visit parks and entertainment complexes with families these days. Many sports events are held. Colorful fireworks begin everywhere with the onset of the evening. … Open
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