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Address: , Karimabad, Pakistan
Phone Number: +92-5821-57640
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Description: This palace/fortress is over seven centuries old.

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Fort with a superb view

This is an ancient fort and a museum. Its located on the top of a cliff, and one needs to walk to it, so comfortable shoes are recommended. The walking trail is amazing itself... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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Lahore, Pakistan
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Lahore, Pakistan
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

This is an ancient fort and a museum. Its located on the top of a cliff, and one needs to walk to it, so comfortable shoes are recommended. The walking trail is amazing itself, there are several handicraft shops opening in the street. You get to see the local homes and local people performing there chores. Women doing embroidery, or... More 

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Karachi, Pakistan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

The Museum/ fort is a scenic climb in the area of Karimabad, Hunza and can be virtually spotted from almost anywhere in the area. With its distinct red wooden tinge this is a magnificent piece of architecture that must be enjoyed. Our guide in the museum was very knowledgeable and had a sound grasp of English as well as Urdu.... More 

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Winterthur, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Entry fee is a bit pricey but well worth it and the view from the upper terrace is great. You get an imagination how the nobel people used to live there.

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Kingdom of Hunza and karakuram Highway Hunza, a remote mountain kingdom, may have been the inspiration behind James Hilton's "Shangri-La." The area opened up in the 1970s following the completion of the Karakoram Highway (KKH); an engineering marvel tracing the old silk route from Pakistan into China. The fair skinned and light-eyed Hunzakuts claim to be descendants of soldiers lost... More 

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Karachi, Pakistan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

If you want to know about the history of hunza past life baltit Fort is the place for you it has all the stuff which was used in the past in hunza

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

It give us an idea of tibet infulence in pakistan and the background of the mountain makes it beautiful

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

This old fort has been converted into a museum. The historical information is interesting and well delivered by well trained staff.

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Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

one must visit this place , in bulti fort they have Sareena restaurant , food is there , but have food frm there , they only allow family and food has to be ordered in advance .

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Karachi, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

Located on the top of a hill in the beautiful Hunza Valley, in gilgit BALTISTAN, the most beautiful province of Pakistan. This ancient fort is one of two located in this valley and its foundations date back 700 years. It has been restored and is being maintained by the Agha Khan Trust for Culture. The climb to the fort can... More 

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Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

The Baltit Fort is older more then 800 years, in Hunza local Language it mean Upper fort, it was Build by the Mirs (Local Ruler) on highest place in Hunza City this Place is very important too see when you visit Hunza

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