• Search & save more on Hotels

Swat,Pakistan Travel Guide 2017

Located in the province of KPK, the city of Swat is a famous tourist hub. The greats of their time such as Alexander the Great, Buddhists and also Muslims – Swat is the land that has been home to all of these people. This is why in Swat you will find a lot of ancient buildings and antiques that depict the history and the culture of Swat. There exists a museum in Swat that has on display the footprints of Buddha.

Surrounded by hihh mountains, the valley has the Chitral and the Ghizer district in the North, Burner and malakand areas in the South and Upper Dir Districts in the West, Kohistan and Shangla districts in the east – you will see beauty in and all around Swat. The land is mainly inhibited by the Pashtuns but you will also see Gujjar and Kohistani tribes. Pashto is the most commonly spoken language in the region.

Places to Visit in Swat

Swat Museum
The Swat Museum is located in between the town of Mingora and Saidu. Though the museum is filled with the cultural heritage and history of the valley, the museum is funded by Japan, to improve and also increase its collection. In the museum you will find the Gandhara sculptures, utensils, precious stones, weapons, coins and beads from the Gandhara collction.

Saidu Sharif
Located at a distance of only 2 km away from Mingora, the famous town of Saidu Sharif is very popular for being the ideal picnic spot for tourists as it is surrounded by greenery all around. If one wishes to stay in the place overnight, there are accommodation options also available.

Mahodand Lake
Also commonly referred to as the lake of fish the lake is located in the Usho Valley of Swat. Though the lake is not accessible by car, one can go to the lake by any four wheel drive vehicle and go water rafting, boating and fishing in this famous lake.

Restaurants in Swat Valley

Swat has a very hot and happening food scene. From the small shacks by the road side to the elite eateries, you will find a great variety of foods when in Swat. The cuisines of the town are fairly affordable and a sure treat.

Accommodation Options in Swat Valley

Sastaticket.pk offers various accommodations in the town of Swat where tourist can conveniently book hotels online. From high end luxury hotels to budget friendly accommodation, we have it all.

Airports Near Swat Valley

The nearest international airport from Swat is the Benazir Bhutto International Airport – Only 394 Kms away from Swat.

More Popular Destinations to Visit

 

 


 

 

The PTDC Saidu Sharif Motel is located in the capital city of Swat and is also called the beating heart of the town. The motel has 22 grand rooms and offers marvelous views of the surrounding mountains and is well equipped with air conditioning and attached..
Located on Makan Bagh, Mingora, the Hotel Intercon is an economical and cost effective accommodation solution. The hotel has a hospitable environment and various amenities and is definitely the place for accommodation when in Swat. The hotel is in close..
Located on Airport Road near the Saidu Sharif Airport, the Hotel Swat Regency is a grand hotel that offers luxury accommodation and various top of the line amenities. With a strong prominence in the city and a hospitable environment ready to welcome guests..
PTDC Motel Miandam, Swat Located in Miandam, Swat, The 3 Star PTDC Motel Miandam is a wonderful accommodation solution in the city of Swat and is just 40 kilometers away from the main city of Swat, Saidu Sharif. The motel offers spacious rooms which..
Located right near the main city Bazaar in Swat, the Swat Continental Hotel is in close proximity of many of Swat’s major tourist attractions. With a strong prominence in the city and a hospitable environment ready to welcome guests with open arms,..
Located on Kalam road, fizagat sangota, the Swat View Hotel is an economical and cost effective accommodation solution. The hotel has a hospitable environment and various amenities and is definitely the place for accommodation when in Swat. The hotel..

Top Destinations on Sastaticket.pk

Top Hotels on Sastaticket.pk

Feefo logo