Naran Valley is located in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. The Kunhar River meanders its way through the Naran Valley. Makra Peak, Malka Parbat, Lalazar and Saiful Muluk Lake are the main attractions.
A Street in Naran
Kiwai, Enroute Shogran
Shogran, Naran Valley. Shogran is a village situated on a green plateau in the Naran Valley, at a height of 2,362 metres above sea level. It is only 10 km from Kiwai village and 34 km from Balakot. The road from Islamabad to Kiwai is metalled and measures 212 km. From Shogran, you can ride a jeep or horse or hike to several picturesque places like Siri, Paye and Makra Peak. Hotels and motels are easily available at affordable costs.
Makra Peak as Seen from Shogran. Makra (Spider) Peak is 11,765 ft (3,586 metres) high and almost 200 km from Islamabad on Naran Road. From Kiwai a single 7-KM road goes upwards to Shogran, a tourist place with plenty of hotels; the track goes upward to Seree Lake and ends at Paye. From here it is a walking trek of four hours to the top of Makra.
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