Gulmit is located in the upper Hunza valley, it is the most beautiful village of  Hunza valley. It offers beautiful and spectacular short walks to Kamaris, Andhra Fort as well as to the neighbouring village of Ghulkin, and longer walks over the Ghulkin glacier to Borith lake. At Gulmit, the Hunza valley river can be crossed over a traditional suspension bridge which leads to Shishkat. Passu and Batura glaciers are located at a distance of only twelve kilometers. The Gulmit museum, full of traditional ethnic artefacts is part of the Marcopolo Inn. Local festivals are celebrated seasonally within the village. with traditional musicians and dancers. Jeeps can be hired for a day trip to the Khunjerab National Park Hunza valley where Maracopolo sheep can be viewed.

 

Walks:

Gulmit offers beautiful and apectacular short walks to beautiful places of upper Hunza valley like  Kamris, Andhra and Gulkin as well as long walks over the Gulkin glacier to Borith Lake.

At Gulmit, the Hunza valley river can be crossed over traditional suspended bridge which leads to Shish kat. Passu and Batura glacier are located at a distance of only 12 Km.

 

Treks:

Jeep can be hired for a day trip to the following destinations:

Shimshal/ Hunza Valley

Chapursan

Misgar

Boybar

Altit/Baltit Forts Hunza Valley

Khunjrab National Park

Sports:

Fishing at Hunza valley River

Boating at Borith Lake

Legal hunting (Duck/Ibex) at Khunjarab National Park

Horse Riding and Polo in Hunza Valley