Jared and Mahandari
Next two settlements on the main road to Naran are Jared and Mahandari. Jared used to be famous because of its furniture and handicrafts of walnut wood. The KP government operates a handicrafts development centre here. Some private shops also sell traditional style carved furniture and handmade decoration items.
Mahandri is 46 km form Balakot. The Manoer Nala joins river Kunhar at this place. It is a starting point for trekking route to Kuch Gali and Manoor Peak. Mahandari has a small bazaar with shops selling items of daily use beside some restaurants and two budget hotels.
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|Area (km2)||92,212 km2|