Kunhar River, located near Balakot is known for its magnificence and beauty. The river offers great eye-catching scenes which are appreciated by tourists from other cities as well as other countries. All the areas near Balakot side are worth seeing and river Kunhar is included in that region. The river is situated in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
The icy cold water of River Kunhar gives the best feeling to one and tourists from other countries sometimes visit Khyber Pakhtunkhwa only to see this river. Pakistan is a blessed land with various natural landmarks, sceneries and rivers. The tourism rate of the country has increased now due to the presence of various such places.
River Kunhar starts from Lulusar Lake. The river is based on melting glaciers from Malka Parbat, but lakes of Saif ul Malook and Dudipat also give water to this beautiful river of Kunhar. The passage areas of this river are Jalkhad, Garhi Habibullah, the Naran Valley, Kaghan Valley, Balakot and Kaghan. Beautiful natural scenes associated with this river are loved by all and the river is included in the top tourist attractions of Pakistan. Greenery around the whole river is worth seeing and local people come here to see how beautiful their country is.
This river is also considered as Kaghan Valley’s backbone. A view of this river from side hills makes your visit perfect. The glorious view includes the twisting of this river like a loose rope and one must see this view once in his lifetime. A ride of boats there lets you see the deep beauty of this river and makes the whole place a wonderland. Places like Kunhar River make our country more attractive and the northern parts of our country are more eye-catching than other places. A fish named as “trout” is also an important part of this river which is exported widely to other cities. So if you live outside Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and haven’t visited this place yet, then do come here and enjoy the beautiful natural scenes that Kunhar River offers. The river is also included in the best tourist attractions of the sub continent.