Distance Chart and Estimated Travel Time

 

Places

Altitude

Distance

 

Road Condition

 

Travel Time

In feet

In meters

In kilometers

Islamabad

2001

610

0

 

 

Abbottabad

4120

1,256

116

Good metalled road but heavy traffic

2 hrs. 30 min.

Mansehra

3201

976

26

Good metalled road but heavy traffic

40 min.

Balakot

2,900

884

48

Good metalled road with low traffic.

1 hr. 15 min.

 

Kawai

4,799

1,463

24

Metalled road but damaged at few places

40 min.

Paras

4,920

1,500

5

Metalled but damaged at number of places

15 min.

Mahandari

4,999

1,524

18

Metalled but damaged at some places

30 min.

Kaghan

6,688

2,039

15

Metalled but damaged at few places

30 min.

Naran

7,888

2,405

24

Good Metalled road but blocked by small glaciers at 4 to 5 places in early season

1 hr.

Batakundi

8,899

2,713

16

Metalled road but blocked by small glaciers at 2 to 3 places in early season

1 hr.

Burawai

9,597

2,926

8

Metalled road suitable for all kinds of vehicles

30 min.

Jalkhad

9,118

2,780

11

Metalled road suitable for all kinds of vehicles

40 min.

Besal

9,197

2,804

23

Under construction road only suitable for 4WD vehicles

1 hr.

Lulusar Lake

10,280

3,439

3

Under construction road only suitable for 4WD vehicles

20 min.

Gitidas

11,920

3,634

9

Under construction road only suitable for 4WD vehicles

40 min.

Babusar Pass

13,687

4,173

7

Under construction road only suitable for 4WD vehicles

45 min.

Babusar Village

9,200

2,800

13

Under construction  road only suitable for 4WD vehicles

40 min.

Chilas

4198

1280

37

Under construction road only suitable for 4WD vehicles

1 hr. 20 min.

 

 

Distance Chart of Places of Interest in Side-Valleys

 

Places

            from / to

Altitude

Distance

Travel Time

In feet

In meters

In kilometers

Kawai to Shogran

7747

2362

7

30 min.

Shogran to Paya

10,099

3,079

8

40 min.

Paras to Sharan

8,498

2,591

16

1 hr. 20 min.

Naran to Saiful Muluk

10,496

3,200

9

1 hr.

Naran to Lalazar

10,496

3,200

21

1 hr. 30 min.

 

Note: Beside Shogran all above places in side valleys are accessible by 4WD vehicles only.