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The HEART-STOPPING Glaciers in Pakistan

Pakistan is full of incredible locations which refresh us. If you have the ambition to travel and if you really do like visiting northern areas, here is the list of most stunning glaciers you can see in Pakistan. Plan your vacations to visit these wonderful glaciers of Pakistan.

The HEART-STOPPING Glaciers in Pakistan

Siachin Glacier 

Siachen Glacier is the second longest glacier outside of the polar regions and largest in the Himalayas-Karakoram region. The Siachen Glacier is a glacier located in the eastern Karakoram range in the Himalayas at about 35.421226°N 77.109540°E, just northeast of the point NJ9842 where the Line of Control between India and Pakistan ends.

Baltoro Glacier 

The most attractive Baltoro Glacier, at 63 km (39 mi) in length, is one of the longest glaciers outside the polar regions. It is located in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan. It runs through part of the Karakoram mountain range. The Baltoro Muztagh lies to the south and east of the glacier. The glacier gives rise to the Shigar River.

Passu Glacier

 It is located in the South of Passu, the Passu Peak is nearby as well. The glacier links up with a number of other glaciers in the region and is one of the most remarkable sights in Pakistan.

Panmah Glacier

Panmah glacier isLocated in the Central Karakoram National Park, Gilgit-Baltistan, the Panmah Glacier needs to be seen to be believed. The mud you see there is actually a debris-laden glacier.

Batura Glacier

Batura glacier, At 53 km in length, the Batura Glacier is up there with the biggest in the world. It lies in the Batura Valley in the Gojal region of Gilgit Baltistan.

Godwin-Austen Glacier

It lies close to the K2. The Godwin-Austen glacier joins up with the Baltoro and at this confluence lies the infamous Concordia. A visit to the glacier can be arranged from Skardu.

Biarchedi Glacier

This truly magnificent glacier joins up with the Baltoro Glacier in the North. It lies just a little northeast of the Birachedi Peak.

Bilafond Glacier

Bilafond glacier isLocated in the Siachin region, this glacier is claimed by both Pakistan and India. It is the source of the Saltoro River, a tributary of Shyok River.

Gondogoro Glacier

The Gondogoro is the alternate route to reaching Concordia. It lies in Gilgit-Baltistan and the journey through it is breathtaking.

Vigne Glacier

The Vigne glacier also lies in Gilgit, quite near the popular Baltoro and Gondogoro glaciers. To reach the Gondogoro Pass, you must traverse over the Vigne glacier.

Hispar Glacier

It is 49 km long and along with the Biofo forms what is the longest glacial system of the world. The Hispar River rises from this glacier. Hiking on the Hispar is extremely tough and involves a lot of boulder hopping and stream crossing.

Source: hamariweb.com

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