February 2011

Mangla Dam, Ramkot Fort: Mirpur

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Mangla is a small beautiful modern town. It is situated at a distance of 110Kms from Islamabad and is 15Kms short of Mirpur City. The construction of Mangla reservoir having perimeter of 100Kms and presence of Mangia and Ramkot Forset of Mughal period has turned this place into an attractive tourist spot. Mangia has special attraction for the tourists coming on short visits because of its proximity to Jhelum, Lahore and Rawalpindi/ Islamabad.

District Mirpur:

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District Mirpur is located at the extreme South of the State and is linked with Pakistan and the districts of Azad Kashmir through several routes. District Mirpur comprises party plain and party hilly areas. Its hot climate and other geographical conditions closely resemble to those of Jhelum and Gujrat, the adjoining districts of Pakistan. The people of this area are basically agriculturists. During the last four decades a large number of people from this district have gone aboard, especially to United Kingdom. Today they are the major foreign exchange earning resource for Pakistan. As it adjoins the industrial cities of Pakistan,  Read more

Zalzaal Lake Chakar Jhelum Valley.

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The collapsed mountain peaks and the rubble of the four villages blocked the natural flow of the water which resulted in the creation of a natural lake stretched over an area of about 3 kms. This newly born lake was named as “Zilzaal Lake” and now it has gained great deal of popularity among tourists.

About Jhellum Valley

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This is an ideal valley for both the domestic and international tourists. The curling river Jhelum passes through from East to West between the high green mountains of this valley and joins the river Neelum at Domel near Muzaffarabad city. A 59 Km long metalled road runs along the river Jhelum from Muzaffarabad to Chokothi, which is located adjacent to line of control (Loc). Buses & wagons ply on this route regularly.

Zilzaal Lake:

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Quaid-e-Azam Tourist Lodge Barsalla (Kohala)

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Historical tourist lodge Barsalla is located at a distance of 100 kilometer from Islamabad and 40 kilometers from Muree. On the way to Muzaffarabad via Muree Kohala, it is only 3 kilo meters for from Kohala Bridge that is entry point in AJK.The historical importance of this lodge which was built in Dograa’s rule, is that, in 1944 Quaid-e-Azam, founder of Pakistan stayed here when he was returning from Seri Nager.That particular chair is still present in this lodge on which Quaid was seated.Dograas rulers used to stay here while traveling between Rawalpindi and Serinagar. AJK government has repaired it and now it has seven rooms for tourists. In summer season cool breeze from river Jahlem gives a pleasant touch.This historical resort is a memorable place for tourists.

Quaid-e-Azam Tourist Lodge Barsalla

Historical tourist lodge Barsalla is located at a distance of 100 kilometer from Islamabad and 40 kilometers from Muree. On the way to Muzaffarabad via Muree Kohala, it is only 3 kilo meters for from Kohala Bridge that is entry point in AJK.The historical importance of this lodge which was built in Dograa’s rule, is that, in 1944 Quaid-e-Azam, founder of Pakistan stayed here when he was returning from Seri Nager. Read more

Hotels in AJK

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AJK is very vast and populated area. Million of people traveling from one city to another, there are every type of hotels in every city from luxury to average standard hotel. Even you will find PC hotel in muzaffarabad on very appropriate price. AJKTOURS will reserve rooms in hotels/resthouses on your one call any where you want.

Ajk tours offers their service any where in AJK. You will find best hotel/rest house in the town. Rawalakot, Muzaffarabad, Keran, Kutton, Athmaqam, Kel, sharda, Bagh, Sudhan Gali, Kotli, Neelum Valley, Leepa Valley(nokot) even any where you will find standard hotel/rest house for you.

For booking Call Now: 03455889945 or drop us an Email at [email protected]

Water falls in AJK

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AJK is the valley of springs, rivers, and water falls. You will find water falls every where in Ajk, it doesn’t matter whether you are in Muzaffarabad, Neelum valley, Sharda, kel, kotli(Gulpur),  keran, Athmaqam, Lamnian, Tao butt, Patikka, Bagh, Rawalakot, Leepa Valley, you will find plenty of water falls. In Neelum valley you will find water fall after every average 2 kms. Most famous waterfalls are Kashmir Waterfall, Cham Waterfall, Dhani Waterfall, Kutton Waterfall, Chakothi waterfall and many others. To have a tour to these waterfalls , call us or drop us an email.

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Book Hotels in Bagh AJK

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District Bagh:

Bagh is a District of Azad Kashmir. There are many tourist spots around bagh like Lasdana, Sudhan Gali, Ganga Choti and Haji Peer. So many tourists make Bagh as their base camp and visit spots around bagh in a day tour. There are many hotels in bagh being offered for booking by AJKTOURS.com

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Map of district Sudhnuti

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Map of district Sudhnuti:

For hotel bookings please call at 03455889948.

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Hotels in Mirpur Azad Kashmir

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Map of district Mirpur
Book Hotels and accommodation in Mirpur Azad Kashmir  AJK on cheap rates through ajktours.com. Book private and government guest houses on one call.

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CHANANIAN and Dao Khan, Leepa Valley

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Leepa is a small village about 60 kilometers from Naily and 38 kilometers from Reshian, at an altitude of 1921 meters. Its lush green rice fields in summer and typical wooden Kashmiri Houses present a wonderful view to the people visiting the area. Walnut, Apple, Cherry and honey of Leepa are very popular and in great demand.

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Chananian Leepa Valley

Leepa is a small village about 60 kilometers from Naily and 38 kilometers from Reshian, at an altitude of 1921 meters. Its lush green rice fields in summer and typical wooden Kashmiri Houses present a wonderful view to the people visiting the area. Walnut, Apple, Read more

Neelum Valley, Kel Hotels Booking

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Kel:
19 kilometers journey from Sharda, upstream takes one to Kel. It is a small valley at the height of 2097 meters. This is another picturesque place in the Neelum Valley. The Shounter Nullah joins river Neelum at this place and leads to Gilgit Agency over the Shounter Pass (4,420 meter). Kel is also a base camp of mountaineering activities up to “Sarawaali Peak” 6326 meters above sea level and “Sarawaali Glacier” (about 25kms long) which are said to be the highest peak and biggest glacier of Azad Kashmir.
Buses ply daily on this route. It is advisable to hire a jeep from Athmaqam for a trip in to the Valley. Horses and ponies can also be hired locally for travel to the interior of the Neelum Valley. Banks, College, Hospital, Bazar, PCO and a Tourist Motel are available here.
The border village about 38 km ahead of Kel, is a fascination yet unexplored. Halmat, Tao Butt, Janawai, and Sardari are the most beautiful places around here. A tourist rest house has been constructed at Halmat to provide accommodation facilities to the visitors.

(Note): Some of the tourist places of Neelum Valley are situated in the range of Line of Control (LoC), therefore, sometimes it becomes difficult to visit these areas. So before visiting the valley, the visitors are required to get information from AJK Tourism Department.

Kel:

19 kilometers journey from Sharda, upstream takes one to Kel. It is a small valley at the height of 2097 meters. This is another picturesque place in the Neelum Valley. The Shounter Nullah joins river Neelum at this place and leads to Gilgit Agency over the Shounter Pass (4,420 meter). Kel is also a base camp of mountaineering activities up to “Sarawaali Peak” 6326 meters above sea level and “Sarawaali Glacier” (about 25kms long) which are said to be the highest peak and biggest glacier of Azad Kashmir.

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