Wednesday, 13 July 2016

Black water & white water in Kumrat Valley Dir North Pakistan


Kumrat Valley Kohistan Dir Upper is situated in north of Pakistan kpk.
here is a Kumrat Valley Short Documentary which would tell you how beautiful the valley is. This Eid 2016 July about 20000 of tourists visited the Kurmat Valley Dir Upper after it was explored because of Imran khan visit a month ago which brought media attention To Kumrat Valley and people tended to move to Kumrat.
The Wikipedia Tells About Kumrat as under.
Kumrat is a valley in the Upper Dir District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, of Pakistan. It is one of the valleys of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and a picturesque spot for travelers. Every summer season thousands of tourists from different areas of the country visit to Kumrat valley and enjoy the greenery and cool weather.[1]
Jahaz Banda, Kumrat valley upper Dir

Unlike Kalam region of Swat valley, Kumrat is covered with green pastures, snow clad mountains, the river Panjkora, foggy mounds and forests are attractions of the region, which serve as habitats for variety of flora and fauna.[2]

It is located in the Upper Dir Kohistan region at the back side of which Swat Kohistan area of Gabral is located.
Pashto Times recent video of Kumrat Valley.
Kumrat valley is located in the foothills of Hindu Kush mouantains range, surrounded by Chitral to the north, Swat valley to the east, Afghanistan to the west & Lower Dir to the south. The landscape of the valley is featured by hilly terrain, green meadows, snow clad mountains and streams cut through the region. The weather of Kumrat valley is alpine climatic in nature and mild cool summers are common throughout the area, with an average temperature ranges from 20 °C to 25 °C. While in winter the temperature is very low due to heavy snow fall i.e. is 3 to 11 feet and the temperature ranges from -4 °C to -10 °C. The maximum rain fall is 255 mm and minimum is 100 mm. In comparison with other plain parts of Khyber Paktunkhwa, Kumrat valley enjoys a more moderate climate but weather conditions are unpredictable in monsoon season & winter due to which movement is restricted to it.

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