December 8, 2016
Hunza family

Hunza People Never Get Sick, Don’t Know About Cancer and Live up to 100 years, This is Their Secret!

The Hunza Valley is a pristine mountainous region in northernmost Pakistan. It is rumored to have been the inspiration for Shangri-La in Lost Horizon, a classic novel by James Hilton that depicts Shangri-La as heaven on Earth.
September 13, 2016
Eid al Adha in Hunza

This is How Eid Al Adha is Celebrated in Hunza

Like many Muslims nations that celebrate Eid al Adha (the feast of sacrifice following Abrahamic tradition), Ismaili Muslims in Hunza also celebrate the day with great religious zeal but perhaps with a slightly different tradition.
August 31, 2016
Nabeel Shaukat Ali - Bulleya

Bulleya Reaches Hunza

Pakistani singer Nabeel Shaukat Ali has released his new single video "Bulleya" and this time he has chosen Hunza among many other places in Pakistan as a shooting location. The video song that is released under Saaibaba Telefilms is sung and composed by Nabeel Shaukat Ali himself.
March 31, 2016
Sophee Smiles at Attabad Lake Hunza

Gilgit-Baltistan: The Forgotten Land

I probably shouldn’t say this but Pakistan certainly took me by surprise. I wasn’t expecting anything half as handsome as what it turned out to be. The Northern Areas of Pakistan, specifically Gilgit-Baltistan, are majestic. If you happen to visit Gilgit-Baltistan, you could easily compare it to Switzerland we often gawk at during Yash Chopra movie sessions.
December 20, 2015
Hunza on Foot

Hunza on Foot – Video

Remember Naveed Khan, the guy who brought Brandon Stanton to Pakistan? He has been arranging tours to Hunza and other regions of Gilgit-Baltistan through his initiative Hunza on Foot.
October 28, 2015
hunza girls

Hunza: A Paradise Of High Literacy, Longevity and Gender Equality in a Remote Corner Of Pakistan

The Hunza Valley, a region in the Gilgit–Baltistan territory of northernmost Pakistan, is renowned not only for its spectacular natural scenery of majestic mountains and glittering lakes but also for the beauty of its people, who enjoy a long life expectancy.
October 24, 2015
Hunza women

Hunza and Hunzokutz by Matthieu Paley

National Geographic phtograohy Matthieu Paley describes his experience visiting the Hunza Valley​ and meeting Hunzokutz - the people of Hunza.
February 4, 2015
Amir Mehdi

Amir Mehdi: Left out to freeze on K2 and Forgotten

Amir Mehdi wanted to be the first Pakistani to scale the country's highest peak, K2, and as one of the strongest climbers in the first team to conquer the summit, 60 years ago, he nearly did. Instead he was betrayed by his Italian companions, left to spend a night on the ice without shelter, and was lucky to survive.
January 1, 2015
Happy New Year from Hunza

Happy New Year 2015

We wish our readers a very Happy New Year. May you all have a great year ahead. With love, Team hunza.co