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The Hunza Valley (Burushaski: ہنزہ, Urdu: ہنزہ) is a mountainous valley in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan. The Hunza valley is situated to the north of the Hunza River, at an elevation of around 2,500 metres (8,200 ft). The territory of Hunza is about 7,900 square kilometres (3,100 sq mi). Aliabad is the main town with Karimabad as a popular tourist destination because of the spectacular scenery of the surrounding mountains like Ultar Sar, Rakaposhi, Bojahagur Duanasir II, Ghenta Peak, Hunza Peak, Passu Peak, Diran Peak and Bublimotin (Ladyfinger Peak), all 6,000 metres (19,685 ft) or higher.

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  • Copyright: Zahoor Ahmed (zahoor_salmi) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 59 W: 0 N: 171] (1053)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2012-04-03
  • Categories: Nature
  • Camera: Canon 40D
  • Exposure: f/8, 1/320 seconds
  • Details: Tripod: Yes
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2012-04-22 22:07
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