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10 Exotic Honeymoon Destinations in Pakistan
Source: AFP
Published: Mar 5, 2016

No money to travel abroad for a honeymoon? No problem! You don’t have to necessarily find a honeymoon spot abroad to develop a one-on-one bond with each other. Pakistan has some amazing and exotic honeymoon destinations, which are actually beautiful and economical.

Here’s a list of 10 exotic honeymoon destinations in Pakistan:

1. Murree

Murree has for ever been an exotic honey moon destination for couples. There is so much sightseeing, some of the best hill spots, serene waterfalls and lush green fields plus some great hotels to stay in. So if you really want to spend quality time with your other half then Murree is the place to be!

Source: AFP
Source: AFP

2. Ayubia

Ayubia is hands down one of the most exciting honeymoon destinations within Pakistan. Ayubia is a hill resort located 24 km away from the Murree hill station. Mostly couples love to go for the chairlift rides, which give a perfect view of the entire destination.

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Source: FILE

3. Skardu

Sakardu situated on the bank of the Indus River is a magical place for the newlyweds!  There are some great waterfalls in Skardu, two famous lakes situated in Skardu district of Gilgit-Baltistan namely The Upper Kachura and Lower Kachura are visited by tourists all year round.  Lower Kachura is more visited out of the two, especially by honeymooners.

Source: FLICKR
Source: FLICKR

4. Chitral

The tranquil and picturesque Chitral located in Kyber Phaktunkhwa is famous for Kalash Valley and Shandoor. The people of Kalash Valley are very hospitable, and the sights are striking! While sightseeing is amazing you can even spend time with your better half at a game of Polo at Shandoor in Chitral.

Source: TTCHITRAL
Source: TTCHITRAL

5. Lake Saiful Muluk

Saiful Muluk is a picture-perfect mountainous lake located at the northern end of the Kaghan Valley, near the town of Naran. It is a very colorful destination and has some historical background of the prince of Saif ul Maluk falling in love with a fairy! Hence this lake is also known as the lake of fairies!

Source: DEFENCE.PK
Source: DEFENCE.PK

6. Shogran Valley

Shogran valley is a great honeymoon destination, located on a green plateau in northern Pakistan. This valley is a true gift of nature; and is a great destination for romantic couples. The valley holds a small hamlet called Siri Paye which is just breath taking!

Source: VISITORSHEAVEN
Source: VISITORSHEAVEN

7. Swat

Swat is nothing short of heaven on earth, be it amazing lakes, serene landscapes, everything lies in Swat, one of the most charming cities of Pakistan, the valley is also famous for all the adventure it has to offer, so if you are an exploratory couple who would like to go for skiing‚ gliding‚ snow trekking and sledging, Swat is the place to be.

Source: PAKIMAG
Source: PAKIMAG

 8. Quetta

Quetta is also called the fruit garden of Pakistan because the city offers some scrumptious Pashtun cuisine, fruits and dry fruits. Quetta is at its best during winters!

Source: REUTERS
Source: REUTERS

 

9. Fairy Meadows, Nanga Parbat Mountains

Fairy Meadows is one of the most beautiful and scenic place in Pakistan. It is a lush green area  covered with thick forests, at 3300 m, at the base of majestic Nanga Parbat. The name Fairy Meadows has a historical connotation that suggests that fairies have their heaven on this lush green plateau. The base camps of Nanga Parbat mountains are an amazing spot to spend time with your better half!

Source: NATIVEPAKISTAN
Source: NATIVEPAKISTAN

10. Neelum Valley

The mystical Neelum Valley is situated in Muzaffarabad, Azad Jammu & Kashmir. Lavish green forests, streams, hills and river make this valley a magical place to be in!

 

Source: PASSION.PK
Source: PASSION.PK

 

So where do you plan to go for your honeymoon? Let us know in the comment section below.