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  1. PAKISTAN’S MOUNTAIN RANGES 1. KARAKORAM MOUNTAIN RANGE It Is The Second-highest In The World And Most Highest Mountain range In The Pakistan. It Is Called “The Backbone Of Asia”.
  2. 2. HIMALAYAS MOUNTAIN RANGE Himalayas Is Home To The Highest Peak In The World And Second-highest Peak “Nanga Parbat” in Pakistan. Himalayas Range Regulates The climate Of The Earth. PAKISTAN’S MOUNTAIN RANGES
  3. 3. HINDU KUSH MOUNTAIN RANGE Is Known For Its Glaciers And Heavy Snow Fall. It Is Also Called The “Water Tower Of Asia”. It’s Highest Peak “Tirich Mir” Is located In Chitral, Pakistan. PAKISTAN’S MOUNTAIN RANGES
  4. 4. SAFED KOH MOUNTAIN RANGE It Forms A Natural Border Between Two Areas, Pakistan and Afghanistan. PAKISTAN’S MOUNTAIN RANGES
  5. 5. SULEIMAN MOUNTAINS RANGE It Forms A Natural Barrier against Humid Winds That Blow From The Indian Ocean. PAKISTAN’S MOUNTAIN RANGES
  6. 6. THE SALT RANGE The World’s 2nd Largest And Pakistan’s Largest Salt Mine “Khewra” Is Found In This Range. PAKISTAN’S MOUNTAIN RANGES
  7. 7. KIRTHAR MOUNTAIN RANGE It Is Located In Two Provinces Of Pakistan, Sindh and Balochistan. Its Hill Station “Gorakh Hill” Is Very Famous. PAKISTAN’S MOUNTAIN RANGES
  8. KARAKORAM MOUNTAIN RANGE Karakoram is The Most Important Mountain Range Of Pakistan.
  9. K2, Ranked As The 2nd Highest Peak In The World Is Situated In Karakoram Mountain Range, Pakistan. KARAKORAM MOUNTAIN RANGE
  11. Siachen and the Biafo Glacier Are The world’s 2nd and 3rd largest glaciers Both Are located in Karakoram range. KARAKORAM MOUNTAIN RANGE
  12. KARAKORAM RANGES Karakoram is the second highest mountain range in the world and is home to four of the world’s 14 peaks over 8,000m above sea level. It is also home to K2, the second highest peak in the world after Mount Everest .
  13. Karakoram is the most heavley glaciated part of the world outside polar region. The Siachen and the Biafo Glacier world's 2nd and 3rd largest glaciers are also located in Karakoram range.
  14. It has total 7 passes Khunjareb is the most famous. Karakoram highway is 1300 km road Karakoram highway connects Pakistan and China is a famous tourist attraction.
  15. K2 • K2 lies in Karakoram ranges , partially in GB (Gilgit-Baltistan) • The majestic K2 is 8611 meters above the Sea level. • It is the second highest peak in the world. • The summit was reached for the first time by the Italian climber Lino Lacedelli and Achille Compagnoni in 1954. • K2 is popularly known as the “Savage Mountain”
  16. A team of 10 Nepali climbers set a new world record by becoming the first to reach the summit of K2 in winters. K2 is Considered world's most dangerous mountain with 300 successful summit and 77 fatalities Including a very well known Pakistani mountaineer Muhammad Ali Sadpara.
  17. JUNCTION POINT • Junction of three mightiest mountain ranges, the Himalaya, Karakorum and Hindukush • Located 40KM away from Gilgit , in the town Jaglot lies the mountain junction where three great mountain ranges of world make a knot.
  18. HINDU KUSH MOUNTAIN RANGE The Hindu Kush Is An 800-kilometer-long Mountain Range In Central & South Asia. It Is Called The Water Tower Of Asia.
  19. Tirich Mir Is The Highest Peak Of Hindu Kush Mountain Range, Situated In Chitral, Pakistan. HINDU KUSH MOUNTAIN RANGE
  20. Shandur Polo Ground Is Considered To Be The Highest Polo Ground In The World At 3700 Meter. HINDU KUSH MOUNTAIN RANGE
  21. Himalayas • Himalayas range is a mountain range in Asia. • Himalayas means the “Home of Snow” , is also known as the roof of the earth
  22. • Himalayas run through five countries: • India, Nepal, Bhutan, China (Tibet), and Pakistan. • The Himalaya is spread across three of Pakistan's provinces. • Gilgit-Baltistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa & AJK
  23. • Mount Everest is the highest of the Himalayan mountains, and—at 8,850 meters • Mt. Everest. The tallest mountain in the world soars almost five and a half miles into the sky and pierces the jet stream with its iconic summit.
  24. Nanga Parbat • Nanga Parbat is located in Gilgit-Baltistan • Nanga Parbat means “Naked Mountain” • It is locally known as Diamer which means “King of the mountains”.
  25. • Nanga Parbat is the ninth-highest mountain on Earth, • Its summit at 8,126 m above sea level. • Mighty and Dramatic Nanga Parbat peak rises far above its surrounding terrain.
  26. • Nanga Parbat is known to be difficult and hard climb. • it has earned the threatening name : KILLER MOUNTAIN for its high number of climber fatalities (deaths). • Despite being the “Killer Mountain” it is a popular lure for climbers and the most visited tourist spot in Pakistan • Offering a lot of thrilling excitements and adventure with breathtaking views of reflection lake and Fairy Meadows.
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