Fly from Islamabad up to the town of Gilgit where you will meet your friendly guide, Nasir Ahmed who will drive you up to the Hunza Valley, and guide you around the villages, along scary paths up the mountains, across the glaciers, and straight to the apricot and cherry trees back down in the valley.
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Located in the far north of Pakistan, the Hunza Valley lies in the Gilgit–Baltistan region just south-southwest of the China border and southeast of the Afghan Wakhan Corridor.
Stretched along the Hunza River at an elevation of 2,500 m on average, the valley is flanked by a few spectacular peaks higher than 6,000 metre, including Rakaposhi (7,788 m), Hunza Peak (6,270 m), Passu Peak (7,478 m), Bublimotin (Ladyfinger Peak) (6,000 m), Diran Peak (7,266 m), and Ultar Sar (7,388 m).
Most of the inhabitants of the valley are Ismaili Shia Muslims and also followers of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV (a few small villages are mainly Shia Muslims).Date of Birth: 18 November 1987 Place of Birth: Quetta, Pakistan Height: 1.7m Profession: Actress and model Humaima Malick has been breaking barriers since the young age of fourteen when she first started modeling.After setting the fashion world on fire, she moved onto doing television and then movies, earning a Lux Style Award for Best Actress in the process.After establishing a strong foothold in the Pakistani television industry with shows like , Khan spread her wings and started working on the international level.Writhe – the British film she starred in – was screened at the Cannes Film Festival in 2013, which led her to become the first Pakistani actress to walk the esteemed Cannes red carpet.