Jhalkhad village is used as a base camp for trekking and hiking. Many local and international tourists don't know how much beautiful and serene this village is. That's the reason; it is not included in their itinerary. The village is located at three hour drive away from the amazing Naran Valley. It elevation from the sea level is about 10,200 ft.
This place has recently become a good picnic spot due to its geography and proximity to tourist destinations. The village is located at the junction with one path leading towards Babusar Top and the other one towards Noorisar Top. The village is perfect stop for hikers who are on the trails to either of these two tops.
This place has no hotels or means of accommodation so it’s best to bring your own stuff. You can also do camping in this village. Villagers have made few huts for visitors but you will only get very basic amenities.
Jhalkhad remain accessible for exploring and hiking for almost ten months every year. This village attracts many visitors from different parts of country and they are mainly trekkers or hikers who want to hike towards high lakes of Northern Areas. The best time is around mid-summer or months of July, August and September.
Tour to Jhalkhad:
With Saiful Muluk Tour Services, you can tour this place hassle free. We will help you in finding suitable hotel booking and transportation. You can either book our ready-made packages or tell us your needs and we will give you a perfect personalized package to suit your needs.
As we have mentioned earlier, there are no hotels situated at the Jhalkhad so it’s best to stay in Naran. Saiful Muluk Tour Services helps you in hotel reservation and booking in entire Northern region. You have options from luxury hotels, budget hotels, rooms at sharing basis or exclusive rooms for family, couples and groups.
Jeep and car rental services are already part of our ready-made packages. However, if you want personalized packages or only car rental services for family and friends then we will offer you choice to get a car, coaster or Hi-Ace depending on number of tourists. You will be charged on per day basis. We have plenty of drivers who have years of experience in driving on these dangerous roads.
|Culture and History|
Historcially, this place remained a part of several empires like Afghans, Mughals and the British government. Most of the population is Muslim and their basic occupation is tourism and agriculture. They treat tourists with respect as the economy of Jhalkhad predominantly depends on tourism.
These are offered in our packages but if you only want guide services for Jhalkhad, you can choose our guides. You will get the best tourists’ guide available in the region.