Chitral Travel Guide

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Chitral Overview

The former princely capital, Chitral Town, is situated on the west bank of the Chitral River at the foot of Tirich Mir which at 7,708 m is the highest peak of the Hindu Kush.

Chitral Town belongs to the Northwest Frontier Province of Pakistan.

There are about 20.000 people living in this town. Coming from Peshawar you will have to cross the Lowari Pass to reach Chitral Town. Following the road to the east you will reach Gilgit. The distance between there two towns is about 400 km.

For six month of the year the town is cut off by snow from the rest of the country.