An official of PTDC told APP that group tours for families and students to places like Murree, Ayubia, Naran, Lake Saiful Maluk, Swat Valley, Chitral (including Kalash Valley), Gilgit, Hunza, Skardu and Neelum Valley are being offered on special rates which include breakfast, accommodation in PTDC Motels and comfortable transport. PTDC also offering 50% discount for children.
He said that Kalash Valley near Chitral is another cultural rich destination attracting tourists from all over the world. It is hoped that the Shandur Polo Festival (starting from July 15) and Kalash Festival will proved to be a magnet for attracting tourists to this region.
He said that PTDC is offering special packages to various areas of northern areas including Gilgit - Hunza - KKH, Skardu Valley & Deosai, Kaghan Valley, Swat Valley, Rawlakot & Banjosa Lake, Neelum Valley and Murree & Galiat.