Pakistan is blessed with amazing landscape. Lot of sites are still un explored. Recently I saw a video where a guy was walking on the edge of a beautiful rock. It moved me. I discussed and found that it is near Rawalpindi, Kahuta. So we managed 4 people from Faisalabad and and in 6 h reached narar village. Very special feature of this place is dense pine forest, and suddenly you saw rocks, big rock dunes. Most of these rocks are on the edge of mountain peaks. So beautiful place.
- Olive festival Pakistan
Potohar valley has been declared as olive valley. Agritourism Development Corporation of Pakistan, organizes annually Olive Festival. There is everything about olive in olive festivals. It is conducted annually at Kallar Kahar to highlight the significance and public awareness about olives. Like how to grow olives, olive value added productsm extra virgin olive oil, olive pickel and guide for farmers.
- Tourism opportunities in Pakistan
Pakistan is highly blessed with natural huge landscape and bio diversity, cultural heritage, diverse weather and historical places. Thats everything which a country needs to promote tourism. However, tourism opportunities are not properly explored. Pakistan can attract the world for its so diverse country. Recently prime minister Imran Khan has emphasized on promoting tourism. Agritourism is another highly viable aspect where ATDCP (agritourism deveopment corporation of Pakistan) under the leadership of Mr. Tariq Tanvir agritourism is growing in the country. About 300 agritours have been organised during last 5 years.
- Foxtail Millet a Future Crop of Pakistan
Oxtail millet (Setaria italica) is a common food in parts of India. Its health beneﬁts in diabetic rats, produced a “signiﬁcant fall (70%) in blood glucose” while having no such eﬀect in normal rats. Diabetic rats fed millet also showed signiﬁcantly lower levels of triglycerides, and total/LDL/VLDL cholesterol, while exhibiting an increase in HDL cholesterol. It is recently introduced in Pakistan.
- Night tracking Margalla Hills, Islamabad, Pakistan
Night tracking was a dream. It was a fantasy and adventure. Due to summer heat it was my dream to get an experience of night tracking. Margalla was an automatic choice because of summer heat during day time. IHTC (Islamabad hiking and tracking club) posted many posts regarding night tracking. So i had a sudden plan and discussed with Faisal who immediately agreed and we 5 people from Faisalabad departed around 4.00 pm for Islamabad. 6 people joined from the capital. trail 5 was closed so we have to choose Trail 3. It was hot and humid when we started track around 9.15 pm. Only 1 guy with torch while rest had mobile lights. in 3 hours we reached Minal. No problem at all due to darkness. Enjoyed. About 2 h we came down. Wild animals used to interact during night track but we remained lucky. Coming down was rather…
- Vlog: Jahaz Banda, Kumrat, A Heaven on Earth
Jahaz banda, Kumrat valley is known as Pakistan's Switzerland. In district Upper Dir, KPK, this valley is 5 h from Kalam. It was unexplored until PM Imran Khan visited 2 years back and highlighted it as new tourism spot. Almost 50 km valley is blessed with very high snow covered mountains, meadows, rivers, waterfalls, very dense pine jungles and trout. It is a glimpse of Heaven on earth. The most famous parts are Jahaz banda, a very big meadow, 1.5 h jeep track and then 2.5 h beautiful and tough track. Katora Lake is further 4 h tracking. The infrastructure is now improving. New roads are being constructed, Hotels, camping sight. Hopefully in coming years Kumrat valley will be a very popular tourist spot.
- Virsa AgriTourism Festival 2019
Agri tourism festival is going to held on November 29-30, 2019 at VIRSA Agri farm and Services, Faisalabad.
- Elephants can Play Football
Elephants are so intelligently trained in Thailand that they play lot of games including football. A fun tour during 2017. Enjoy a wonderful scene.
- How Pakistani Handle Land sliding
Land sliding is a common feature in nothern areas of Pakistan especially during rainy season. I personally experienced this horrible landslidings and my friends Mohsin malik and Muslim Shahzad bravely drove through 12 road blocks by land sliding on 4 wheal drive. It was heavy rains and roads were badly blocked. Let us see how these brave boys crossed instead of waiting for hours the rescue team.
- Thokar, Jhaal, Chalaar
Why falls were constructed on canals? Pakistan has world's largest canal irrigation system. There are Five (5) rivers which make it Punjab. Punjab means five rivers (Indus, Chenab, Ravi, Satluj and Bias). From these 5 rivers many canals were digged and canals, distributors and water channels to irrigate punjab and sindh provice. On these canals Falls were established to speech up the water flow of the canals. These Falls are locally known as Jhaal, Chalaar or Thokar.
- New Thandiani: A new tourism spot
Recently PM Imran Khan has identified some new tourism spots. New Thandiani is one of these beautiful hill station. It is 7100 m above the sea level and very cold. Thandiani means cold place. Abbotabad is at foot hills of Thandiani Top. Thandiani is about 1.5 h drive from Abbotabad. Tourism department has managed huts in the middle of beautiful jungle for night stay. A worth visiting place.
- Very beautiful new waterfall and lake explored
Neela Wahan is a small village on Khushad Road, district Chakwal, 30 minutes drive from Kallar Kahar. Small water falls and lakes are very attractive for tourists. I have been so many times to this beautiful place but never reached to the most prominent lake visible from top. On Sunday 15 March, 2020 I decided to explore that lake alonwith a group of friends. The weather was nice, and we reached about 2.00 pm to the main lake area where I had visited so many times. We kept moving left side of that area and passed the FAMILY POINT. From this beautiful spot there is almost 200 m walk into jungle, big ficus tree and then on left side the point where 3 lakes and big 50-60 m high rock where divers drive a small but very attractive lake. But we passed that point and kept moving through the jungle.…