Cherry blossom season in Gilgit Baltistan starts from the last week of March and lasts till the end of April. The peak season of cherry blossom remains for around 30 days in Gilgit Baltistan which roughly from the 25th of March to the 25th of April.
The last week of march is the most suitable time to visit Gilgit Baltistan to witness the eye-catching cherry blossom season. The inflow of tourism in GB starts in cherry blossom peak time. The dawn of tourist season in GB starts from the blossoming lush white flowers all around.
The best time to visit Gilgit Baltistan for cherry blossom season is in between the last week of March to the third week of April. This season is the transition phase of winter to summer in GB. It is highly recommended to spend a few weeks of the holy month of Ramadan in Gilgit Baltistan enjoying the zenith of cherry petals all around.
Cherry blossom top tourist destinations
A few of the top tourist destinations known for cherry blossom in Gilgit Baltistan are:
- Chunda Valley
- Skardu valley
- Khaplu Valley
- Hunza valley
- Basho valley
- Nagar Valley
- Shigar valley
Most of the tourists choose to visit these areas during the blossom season even though the whole of Gilgit Baltistan becomes astonishing. The majority of tourist destinations are still unexplored which will beat these overrated valleys in near future. Phander valley, Hushe valley, Keris valley, and Kundus valley are the unexplored destinations to date.
The expense to visit Gilgit Baltistan in summer
The rough estimation of the expense to visit GB for a seven days trip in summer will cost 35,000 pkr. The larger the group, the less will be the cost. More luxuries will be going to drain more money from the pocket.
These are the two basic rules to control the cash flow while visiting Gilgit Baltistan.