The word Galiyat is the plural of the Urdu word gali, which means an alley between two mountains on both sides of which there are valleys. These Galiyat are popular summer-holiday destinations in Pakistan. Murree, one of the most popular hill station is among them. Toursits from all around rush to these cool & serene Galliat during sizzling summers.
Start your journey from Islamabad to Murree. (Approx. 70 kms.- 1 & 1/2 hrs). A beautiful hill station which is situated on the boundary of Pakistan. This border is stretched from Punjab and goes all the way to Azad Kashmir. Mountains covered with snow, valleys with fog, forests with heavy green trees and the weather, all these things make Murree an ideal place for tourists to visit.
Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure to explore the beautiful sceneries and enjoy the lush greenery atmosphere at your own pace. Overnight at Murree.
After breakfast at the hotel full day Excursion to Patriata a resort that offers a breadth taking view of high forests and deep intersecting valleys with terraced slopes. With a pleasant climate, the resort is equipped with dual chairlift and cable car system from Gulera Gali to Patriata Ridge. Enjoy a cable ride which will takes you to Patriata from New Murree. The ride also allows you to get the clear sight of hills and greenery beneath you. Watch the Kashmir Mountains from middle Hill where Chair Lift takes you. You may stay here for some time & enjoy Tea/Coffee or just walk around. From there Cable car takes you to Patriata Hill. where you have much stuff to do. Walk to the highest point of the hill where panoramic scenery is waiting for you. On one side you can watch Murree Hills & on the other side snow covered Kashmir Hills.
Later transfer back to the hotel in Murree for overnight stay.
Enjoy your breakfast at hotel and proceed to Nathiagali-a famous mountain resort in the District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Nathiagali is known for its scenic beauty, hiking tracks and pleasant weather, which is much cooler than the rest of the Galyat due to it being at a greater altitude. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure to enjoy the serenity of the surroundings.
Overnight at Nathiagali.
After Breakfast, take a walking tour of Ayubia National Park from Dunga Gali to Ayubia. AYUBIA NATIONAL PARK: is a protected area of 3,312 hectares (8,184 acres) located in Abbottabad District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, northern Pakistan. It was declared a national park in 1984 It was named after President Ayub Khan, who belonged to Haripur District of Hazara. The area supports temperate coniferous forest and temperate broadleaf and mixed forest eco region habitats, with an average elevation of 8,000 feet (2,400 m) above the sea level. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at hotel
Enjoy your breakfast, relax and enjoy last minute shopping till you drive back to Islamabad