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Kharphocho Fort

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beautiful artitecture and historical place

good site, fascinating construction, dreamy alleys, elevated view of Skardu valley and Skardu... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2017
Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Worth the Climb

This old fort overlooking Skardu is worth a visit for the view and the history. It is reached via a... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2016
Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Kharpocho fort is an ancient architecture of skardu. Whole skardu city can be seen from the top of karpocho.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank yasir a
Reviewed March 15, 2018

The place has its own character and feel, demonstrating how kings and queens (of the local area) use to live along with their family and servants. There are rooms available for stay as well inside the Fort (though very expensive). The food is very nice...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 3, 2017

absolutly worth the walk up to the fort, stunning view over all the valleys around Skardu and the fort itself is interesting to see.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jutta T
Reviewed July 21, 2017

A good hike from within the Skardu city --- sometimes along a dangerous path. But the views are just ordinary.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank zartashuzmi
Reviewed July 21, 2017

Nice place to visit located at the main bazar of the Skurdu City. Its a trekking place nearly take 25 minutes to reach at the top depending upon your health dont forget to put water bottles in your bag because no facilities available there. There...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Ali H
Reviewed May 31, 2017

good site, fascinating construction, dreamy alleys, elevated view of Skardu valley and Skardu river, cool place, great architecture, folk stories, small place, downhill stairs to river Skardu

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank xnakvi68
Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

It's a worth to visit Khapocho fort while you are in skardu normal walk when sun is cool it has beautiful view of skardu and shigar valley

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Jasmine Tours P
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

A 5 minutes drive from centre of city & a further 10 minutes hike takes you to the fort offering breathtaking view of terraced fields, apricot & cherry trees, helmets & town, Karakoram mountains and above all mighty Indus. A nominal entry ticket will be...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank O7499CFalis
Reviewed December 21, 2016

This old fort overlooking Skardu is worth a visit for the view and the history. It is reached via a steep climb along a narrow path so not for everyone.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank devtravel
Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

This is a must visit fort in Skardu. It is located on the edge of a hill above river indus and overlooking the Skardu town, Indus and other sides. There is a well maintained path to the fort but due to its hight, required some...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Zafar Y
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