The tourism industry of Pakistan is on its way to becoming one of the leading sectors of the country. The improved security condition, the launch of various startups and increase in foreign direct investments in the country are some factors which have served in boosting tourism in Pakistan.
Gone are the days, when people (both locals and foreigners) avoided traveling to and within Pakistan. With more and more hotels opening all over the country along with customized tours to different tourist spots, the inbound tourism has increased tremendously over the past few years. Moreover, the tourist facilities have also improved which in turn makes the country to be on the bucket list of travelers.
If you haven’t planned going on your vacation yet , then this exclusive article by Jovago Pakistan on the tourism facilities offered in the country will certainly give you travel goals for 2016.
- Travel Packages
As more and more tourists pour in the country to explore the diverse beauty of Pakistan, there has been an increase in the travel packages offered by the various tourism related companies. Jovago Pakistan, the no 1 hotel booking website of the country, has launched travel packages for various tourist destinations including Naran, Kaghan and Azad Kashmir
- Infrastructure Development
The infrastructure in the country is improving amidst the famous China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. The reconstruction of the popular Karakoram Highway, which is considered to be the eighth wonder of the world, has already successfully completed. This means that travelers can easily travel to popular tourists spots including Attabad Lake, Fairy Meadows which were almost inaccessible previously. Moreover, tourists from China and Central Asia can easily travel to Pakistan by road due to the construction of Karakoram Highway and other infrastructure projects.
- Launch of Smart Phone Application
The launch of various smartphone applications such as Jovago Pakistan’s app for Android and IOS users, has made it very easy to get hold of all information about traveling within Pakistan including hotels, prices etc. By downloading the application, you can easily compare various hotels on the basis of the price, quality, facilities etc.
- Opening of ATM at Khunjerab Pass
The Khunjerab Pass is a high mountain pass in the Karakoram mountain range. It is considered to be the gateway to China as it connects Gilgit-Baltistan with China’s Xinjiang region. Recently, at a height of 15500 feet, the world’s highest ATM was opened by the National Bank of Pakistan at Khunjerab Pass. The opening of this ATM will certainly make it easier for locals and tourist to carry out money related transactions.
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