Shandur Polo Festival Final Match Paragliding Show 2018


Shandur Pass is located between Chitral District & Ghizer District of Gilgit Baltistan in North Pakistan 155 Km from Chitral and 220 Km from Gilgit City. It is often Called the Roof of the World. 12,205 Feet above sea level. The top is flat, a plateau and can be crossed between late April and early November. Shandur Polo Festival area has Crystal clear lakes, snow-covered mountains, alpine flowers and vast stretches of green grass, are added attractions. During the annual ‘Shandur Polo Festival, which is organized Chitral District kpk tourism department and Ministry of tourism Gilgit-Baltistan Today, Paragliding show and a polo match is being played on Shandur Top, between the Chitral District and Gilgit district of Gilgit-Baltistan, The festival also includes Folk music, Folk dance, traditional sports and a Camping Villages is be set up on the Pass. Polo is an equestrian sport with its origin Central Asia dating back to the 6th century BC. Passion for Polo will be the highest on the world’s highest Polo ground. Every year, Shandur invites visitors to experience a traditional polo tournament between the teams of Chitral and Gilgit from 7 to 9 July. I ride 755 Km on my Honda 125 to reach Shandur

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