Silk Route festival is one such festival, which provides opportunity to
locals and tourists to take a look at the cultural festivities of this
region. Which is normally held in month of September in the whole region
of Gilgit – Baltistan (Hunza, Gilgit & Skardu). Artisans, Folk
dancers and musicians from various parts of Northern areas display their
work in decorative pavilions. Other highlights of the festivals include
food festivals, polo matches and camping.
Neelum Valley is the largest district of Azad Kashmir by area. It is a
valley extending approximately 200 kilometers along the Neelum River.
Notable locations in the district include: Nausery, Leswa, Barian, Jura,
Kundal Shai, Jagran, Salkhala, Shahkot, Athmuqam, Kairan, Sharda, Kail,
Taubat, and Halmat.