Mushkpuri Peak – Most Beautiful Hiking track in the world

Mushkpuri is the second most elevated slope of Galyat. It is situated in the Hills of Nathiagali in District Abbottabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, Trek to Mushkpuri top and is the second most noteworthy slope of Galiyat at Dungali Ayubia Track, This track is otherwise called the pipeline track. A pipeline was laid to supply water to Murree. It is the busiest slope station.

Mushkpuri Peak Pakistan
Mushkpuri Peak Pakistan

Mushkpuri

Mushkpuri, is a 2,800-meter-high (9,200 ft) mountain in the Nathia Gali Hills, in the Abbottabad District of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa region in northern Pakistan.

The name Mushkpuri perhaps gotten from the Sanskrit words: Moksha (freedom) and Puri (city). Mukeshpuri has a unique of criticalness for the Hindus due to the Legends relating it to the Pandavas of the Mahabharata.

There are the five Pandavas, the legends of the Mahabharata, who are most loved objects of love in the east and at times tended to as the Panj Pir (five holy people). Many are the legends current about these saints and they are restricted at a lot of spots. The Hill of Mokeshpuri’s name signifies ‘the slope of salvation’ and on its summit is a Panduan da Sthan, or spot of the Pandavas.

Mushkpuri peak track starting point
Mushkpuri peak track starting point

The pinnacle

The course from Nathia Gali on western side of mountain is a relentless and 4-kilometer-long (2.5 mi) climb. The mountain additionally has a course on the Dunga Gali side, with a more extreme incline. There is a flying creature asylum on this side made with the assistance of the European Union.

Mushkpuri top

From the highest point of Mukeshpuri top, on the eastern edge of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the accompanying zones can be seen: — Circle Bakote, Jhelum River, the Bagh District of Azad Kashmir, in the south the city of Murree and the Murree Tehsil, just as Islamabad.

You can rent a horse to mushkpuri peak
You can rent a horse to mushkpuri peak

This trek begins from the Pines Hotel in Nathiagali spiraling upwards through the lovely green pine backwoods showing regular magnificence. Climbers on their approach to Mushkpuri top are given brilliant pixie divided floor covering of blooms in the green Meadows of Mushkpuri.(especially toward the finish of the stormy season). Another trek slides to the opposite side towards Dunga Gali giving you the flying creature eye perspective on Ayubia National Park down beneath, this trek isn’t prudent for individuals with dread of stature the recreation center begins from Dunga Gali and reach out towards the stream Jehlum.

The move from Nathiagali side is relentless and very nearly 4 kilometers in length. In the manner there is a feathered creature sanctury made with the assistance of European Union.

We can get off from Donga Gali side yet the slop is sheer.

The track prompting the top, beginning from Nathiagali, or DungaGali, is a decent one. This is particularly valid in late-spring and in any event, spring. Be that as it may, during the mid-summer, even this track is over-burden and occupied with individuals. All things considered, the track offers great physical action and outside air.

Mushkpuri Top View
Mushkpuri Top View

It is 90 kilometers (56 mi) north of Islamabad, simply above Dunga Gali in the Nathiagali territory of Ayubia National Park. Quite a bit of it the mountain is secured with Western Himalayan subalpine conifer woodlands. The name Mukshpuri is potentially gotten from the Sanskrit words: Moksha (freedom) and Puri (city). Mukshpuri has an extraordinary of criticalness for the Hindus as a result of the Legends relating it to the Pandavas of the Mahabharata. There are the five Pandavas, the legends of the Mahabharata, who are most loved objects of love in the east and once in a while tended to as the Panj Pir (five holy people). Many are the legends current about these saints and they are restricted at a lot of spots. The Hill of Mukshpuri name signifies ‘the slope of salvation’ and on its summit is a Pandean da Sthan or spot of the Pandavas.

Prescribed Gear:

  • Sun Block and Sun glasses
  • Hand wash/cleanser/sanitizer, wipes, tooth glue and every single other need
  • Beanie (exceptionally prescribed)
  • Suppressor (exceptionally prescribed)
  • Gloves (exceptionally prescribed)
  • Downy/Sweaters
  • Trekking boots/Joggers/Comfortable Shoes/Slippers
  • Knapsack
  • Waterproof lower and Jacket
  • Thermals (both upper and lower)
  • Shirts for day trekking
  • Water bottle
  • Socks, ideally woolen (4-6 sets)
Galyat tracks

The Galyat tracts were first ‘found’ by early British provincial authorities, for example, James Abbott (Indian Army official), who wandered into these territories around 1846-47. The British discovered them climatically helpful for them and started to build up a portion of the destinations in the range/tract as slope resorts, to get away from the late spring warmth of the marshes. Later on, after Partition/Independence of Pakistan in 1947, these were disregarded for quite a while however inevitably grew further from the 1960s onwards as prevalent resorts.

In the way to mushkpuri peak
In the way to mushkpuri peak

The zone, being home to the Karlal clan, was known as the ‘Karral nation’ during the frontier times by the British (named after the clan). The Karlal’s are as yet the predominant clan of the Galyat. The language talked by the tribesmen is Hindko though the vernacular of Hindko spoken is known as the ‘Dhundi-Kairali’.It is today situated in what is the Abbottabad District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. At a height of 2,410 m (8,000 ft), it is a prevalent visitor resort in the late spring months. It is forested with pine, cedar, oak pecan and furthermore oak and maple trees.