Ganga Choti (District Bagh) گنگا چوٹی

Ganga Choti (District Bagh) گنگا چوٹی

Ganga Choti is a peak near Sudhan Gali and Bani Minhasan located in Bagh District, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan. Suddhan Gali serves as a base camp for those interested in hiking/Trekking to the nearby 3045 meters high mountain” Ganga Choti .” The commute is easy and accessible because the buses & vans ply daily for Bagh, Chikkar & Muzaffarabad to Ganga Choti.  

When you arrive at sudhan gali, book your hotel if you are planning to stay the night or rest in rest houses or hotels, and then go to Ganga Choti for 2 hours hiking, or you can travel by jeep. The charges are fair & low for both hotels and transport. For adventurers, biking is an excellent choice from Islamabad, or if you love riding, you can travel from anywhere toward Ganga Choti. You have to be cautious in the rain, though, when traveling to the top. When you reach the top, you will fall in love with nature, the lush green fields, and the 360-degree view of Kashmir. On the top, you will feel like you are on top of everything.

The top is at 3,000 meters, about 9842 feet of altitude. The best thing about Ganga is that throughout the hiking, you’d see and enjoy a perfect natural beauty, and once you’re at the top, the scene is breathtaking. You can write a million words but never capture the experience. You can only feel that once you are there.

For the bike riders, follow the below instructions,

Ride Solo. You will love it. Doubles are tiresome.

Travel light. Take one spare piece of clothing and one warm jacket.

Toolkit. Puncture equipment, air pump, one spare tube, and tools. It is a must-have.

Shoes. Hiking shoes or any comfortable shoes with nonslip treads are mandatory. If you can not afford to buy 100$ shoes, you can buy a preloved and pre-owned pair. There is no harm. You can quickly get those for 2500 rupees and good ones.

Rain covers. We call it BARSATI in the local language. You will know when the rain catches you.

Safety. Gloves, Knee and albo pads, and Helmet.

We know the young guns never forget their sung glasses,

Happy traveling. It is the food for your soul. Only travelers know the feelings.

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