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Baltit Fort

Karimabad, Pakistan
+92-5821-57640
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So this is how a king lived?

It's small, cold, a little dusty, and I imagine kind of smokey in the winter when people had to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BoundForElsewhere
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New York City, New York
Wonderful ancient fort

Visit to Baltit Fort, an ancient fort in the Hunza valley. It overlooks karimabad. Founded in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Muhammad S
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Alkharj
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This palace/fortress is over seven centuries old.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Karimabad, Pakistan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's small, cold, a little dusty, and I imagine kind of smokey in the winter when people had to cook indoors and live in the kitchen. Makes me feel pretty good about my first NYC apartment.

Thank BoundForElsewhere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visit to Baltit Fort, an ancient fort in the Hunza valley. It overlooks karimabad. Founded in the 8th CE, it has been on the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative list since 2004. The foundations of the fort date back to 700 years ago, with rebuilds and...More

Thank Muhammad S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Baltit Fort is reached after a steep climb of 20-25 minute on foot. The entry ticket for fort is very high with respect to size of this tiny fort, inside building there is nothing special to see. Only view from balcony is good you can...More

Thank Bilal T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love history (or even if you dont) and youre travelling to Hunza do not miss the Altit and Baltit fort. People there have made alot of effort to preserve the history

Thank Amna B
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Baltit Fort was founded in the 8th CE, it has been on the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative list since 2004. With the backdrop of the Ultar Glacier, its first foundation was laid in 13 century. Ayasho II, Thum/Mir of Hunza in the early 15th fifteenth...More

Thank afshan m
Reviewed 23 August 2017

When in Karimabad, Hunza, Baltit Fort is a must visit site. Around 10 minutes hike up to the fort through beautiful streets of Karimabad but it is worth it. The 700 years old fort was restored in 1996 and is an excellent specimen of local...More

Thank flyfisher66
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The itself is a maintained and displayed in it almost original glory which is an amazing feat in Pakistan. The history associated with the fort and the artifacts on display in the fort, Also the great level of detail in which the guides explain things...More

Thank Taqi R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

baltit fort is a ancient fort in hunza valley, pakistan. it is 700 years old. located on top of a mountain with a superb view. for further details on baltit fort visit wikipedia.

Thank muhammadipk
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Visited the Baltit Fort in 3rd week of July. Its situated at an amazing place. The views from top of the fort were marvellous. The fort is surrounded by 3+ peaks having height of 7000+ m each including the majestic Rakaposhi. The fort itself has...More

Thank WaqasAfridi72
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Rs. 250/adult, child under 10 are free. Worth to visit this historic place. Have to hike for 300meters peak. Road is ok for walk. Must visit inside the fort, history is inside. With lot of interesting knowledge for us.

Thank Omer N
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