Culture & Tourism

Govt Promotes Mountaineering Tourism In GB

ASTORE, July 17 (APP): The Government of Gilgit Baltistan was promoting mountaineering tourism by utilizing all available resources to facilitate tourists by giving them proper accommodation and transport facilities to explore the natural beauty of the province. Assistant Director Tourism Department Rahat said this while talking to media here today.
He said GB was a best place for mountaineering tourism and his department was utilizing all its resources for development of tourism in the province. “We had discussed with several companies and firms of country to develop and promote tourism in Gilgit Baltistan and their response was very encouraging,” he explained. Owing to personal interest of GB Government, he said, the Tourism Department was promoting tourism especially mountaineering in an effective way as it has great scope here. He urged mountaineers lovers to come and explore the tallest mountains and its peaks here.