It is situated 20 kilometers from Rawalakot, at an altitude of 1981 meters. Its scenic beauty and impressive surrounding is compelling and attracts tourists to reach here to enjoy the nature. Amidst the captivating beauty of Banjosa, the artificial lake reflects the dense forest standing along the surroundings of the resting calm waters of Banjosa Lake.
There are many private and government guest houses on banjosa Lake, we offer booking of private guest houses only. Hotel Night Bridge, Heaven Dreams, Gulf Palace, PWD Guest House Banjosa, Local Government Guest House Banjosa are very popular among tourists.
The nearby worth-seeing areas of Banjosa are Jandali, Hussain kot (the native town of the great freedom fighter captain Hussain Khan) and Devi Gali which can not be simply bypassed for a pleasure trip. The distance parting these destinations from Banjosa are 3 kms, 4kms and 12kms respectively. These places portray rich inherent natural beauty encompassing all others while awaiting visitors for a comfortable stay. There are of a few private rest houses on the way to Banjosa from Rawalakot. Also,Ghorimar is situated 20kms from Khaigala awaiting ones arrival to explore the fascinating beauty over-looking the sub-valley of Rawalakot and Bagh. Weather in Rawalakot and Banjosa Lake is almost same like Murree ideal for summers. And if you want to enjoy the live snowflakes, grab the chance to visit Rawalakot specially when it rains.
Distance from Islamabad to Rawalakot or Banjosa is just 135km and takes 3 hours of drive. Major attraction in Rawalakot are Banjosa Lake, Tolipeer, Devigali and Ghorimaar. All of them can easily be accessed by staying at Banjosa Lake.