Location Map of Naltar Valley Gilgit Pakistan
Naltar is a valley in the Gilgit–Baltistan region. 40 kilometers from Gilgit and can be reached by jeeps. Naltar is a forested (pine) village known for its wildlife and magnificent mountain scenery. Now the communication is available by the efforts of Pakistan army signal corps. There are ski lifts under the ‘Ski Federation of Pakistan’. There is a base camp of ‘Pakistan Air Force’ at Naltar.
Ski Competitions are held at Naltar under the supervision of Pakistan Air Force (PAF). Naltar Bala and Naltar Pine are two villages of Naltar valley. Naltar Pine Is at a distance of 34 kilometers and Naltar Bala at 40 kilometers from Gilgit. There is a main village known as Nomal between Naltar valley and Gilgit. A road from Nomal goes to ‘The Silk Route’ To China. The road from Gilgit to Naltar Pine is metalled and is non-metalled from Naltar Pine to Naltar Bala.
On Friday, May 8th, 2015, Helicopter crashed at the location of Naltar. Two Ambassadors of Norway, Philippines killed among other peoples.