Kaghan/Naran Valley Travel Guide
Have you ever wondered why everyone is so seriously prepared to travel back to places they have once discovered? A valuable gift nature has presented upon us that soothes the sights in addition to peace and quietness from all worldly hues and cries. People, do need a break after being really stressed out from every day frantic routines and this time we are packing bags and assembling our gears for the trip to Naran Valley. Situated in Mansehra district of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. This valley is 160 km long, with spectacular mountains guarding the valley against every side. River Kunhar flows together with valley and you may hear the springing water all the day.
Temperature/ Best time to visit
Naran Valley continues to be freezing in the majority of area of the year and weather has a tendency to display great change specifically in winters, when heavy snowfall block the roads and everything involves standstill. It is, consequently, recommended to plan your trips in summers usually from April to September, once the weather improves and you are able to benefit from the beautiful greenery and serenity of atmosphere. In a meanwhile, you can set up the trip to Shogran that is available to tourists over the year.
Food items for Foodies
For cold temperature fanatic and those in love with winter adventure, it’s the number 1 place to appreciate the mouth-watering and delicious cuisine. Ranging from Chicken and Mutton karahi, a well-known dish preferred among every Pakistani to finger licking, spicy Biryani. Aroma of newly cooked cuisines i.e. roast and barbeque, in addition to famous offering of Naran Valley, Trout Fish could make you feed your appetite with no minute delay with your superb variety of taste. When you are picking out the menu, better first ask for Kabuli Pulao or Lamb sajji with complimentary Peshawari kahwa, you are going to always carve of these foods this moment onward, if not tasted yet.
There are lots of junk food corners in Valley, that offer a vast variety of burgers, shawarma, macaroni, etc
Roads are fully carpeted and are in good shape, few bad patches along your way will not cause any interruption. Actually, you are able to take any kind of car to Naran even to the babusar top, regardless of whether you take a route via Abbottabad or Muzaffarabad.