British Backpackers Society Says Pakistan Is Most Exciting Destination Right Now
Dubai: in search of adventure vacations, it is time to visit Pakistan because the country is now among the best destinations with low cost tourism.
The British Backpackers Society (BBS) said earlier this week that Pakistan is the third highest adventure destination in the world for 2020. “After counting the votes of its members of world adventure travel experts the entire BBS is delighted to announce that Pakistan has achieved third place in the rankings, “said a statement from the BBS.
Speaking to APP, Samuel Joynson of BBS said that Pakistan is a travel gem and is one of the most exciting travel destinations in the world right now.
What Pakistan Offers
He said that Pakistan offers much more to travelers and tourists. He suggested to adventure tourists: “In addition to visiting the Karakoram route, visit the bustling markets of Karachi, taste the delicious flavors of Punjab in Lahore and have tea with some of the friendliest people you will meet in the storyteller street of Peshawar “.
Joynson said, “Your first trip to Pakistan will be a trip you will never forget. Best adventure travel experience: stuck in the northeast corner of Pakistan is a geographic superlative like no other. ”
Hippie For Adventure
According to the BBS, in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, Pakistan was a highlight of the “ hippie trail ” from Europe to Asia, welcoming swaths of foreign tourists with open arms and, with the days difficult in the early 2000s behind Pakistan is again ready to say “Assalam-o-Alaikum” to the world’s traveling community.
“With the completion of a new electronic visa system and an essential reform of the once complicated” no objection certificate “system, the government of Pakistan has placed tourism at the center of its political agenda and, with the perception of Countries Around the world that is evolving gradually, there are many reasons to believe that Pakistan will continue to experience rapid growth in its tourism sector over the next decade, “said BBS.
To accelerate this trend, the BBS would encourage the government of Pakistan to invest massively in promoting the country’s tourist assets abroad, by putting spectacular images of the Passu Cones, the Hunza Valley or Concordia on, for example, London buses or New York taxis to showcase The Beauty of Pakistan to the World.
This, along with the work of travel journalists and travel bloggers, will continue to transform global perceptions of Pakistan and will confirm to the world that its tourism economy is now definitely open for business.
Best Tourist Destination For 2020
Earlier in December, an American travel magazine ranked Pakistan as the top tourist destination for 2020
The Conde Nast Traveler, a luxury travel magazine for high-end tourists named Pakistan as the destination its editors are most enthusiastic about not only for the coming year, but also for the next decade.
In an article published on its website, the magazine also hailed Pakistan as the must-see country. “Thwarted by stories of terrorism and Taliban rule, Pakistan’s tourism industry has been blocked for the past two decades,” she said, adding that despite these concerns, the “old valleys [and] the country’s relaxed visa restrictions “were finally bringing it back into focus.
Magnetic Spot For Adventure Travelers
“Pakistan has more summits higher than 22,965 feet than China and Nepal combined, making it an almost magnetic place for adventure travelers and intrepid hikers,” he said. “Visitors can follow in the footsteps of Michael Palin across the 12,250-foot Shandur Pass, home to the world’s highest polo field, or meet the Kalash people of Hindu Kush, famous for their shell headdresses. cowrie shells and their embroideries brighter than shiny, ”he added.
But the country’s majestic mountain ranges aren’t the only attraction, according to Conde Nast Traveler. “In Lahore, the sight of 100,000 faithful piled up in the 17th century sandstone mosque of Badshahi will take your breath away, while the architectural masterpieces of the Mughal era shine at the corner of the busy streets”, a- he said about the provincial capital of the province of Punjab.