Shangrila Resort Skardu The Detail Guide 2019

Shangrila Resort Skardu also known as Lower Kachura Lake is one of the most attractive, beautiful and famous places of Skardu Baltistan, which attract millions of tourists every year to visit. Surrounded by fruit laden orchards and flower filled gardens. Located at a height of 2500 meters.
Shangrila Resort Skardu
Shangrila Resort Skardu
Shangrila Lake
Shangrila Lake

Shangrila resort is own by  Brigadier Muhammad Aslam (late) who do not actually belong to Skardu Baltistan.

For the past few years, tourism in the region increases tremendously which was a very big number compared to five years back.If we look five to six year back then a lot of tourists visited the region but now its count in millions.

According to the local peoples of Skardu Baltistan in the summer season, visitors are facing a major issue when they didn't get any hotel to stay. Because all the hotels are full and packed.L local people warmly welcome them to their homes to stay and they even don't charge them a single penny.
If you are planning to visit Shangrila Resort than you must know some fact about the place which will help you a lot.


The route to Shangrila Resort is the same route which connects Islamabad to Skardu. If you are traveling from Skardu to Shangrila than there is only a single road to reach the place which is the main road from main Skardu city to Shangrila via Gamba Skardu.
If you are traveling from Islamabad than you can see the resort first than Skardu City.
To make easy for tourists, you can get a guide from the signboard which is places everywhere throughout the city by Municipal Committee of Skardu (Govt).
The condition of the road towards the resort is very good to travel. There are no such broken roads or etc. At the starting of every summer season, the roads towards the resort are recreated by Government to provide more and more luxury travel to the visitors.
Lower Kachura Lake Skardu
Lower Kachura Lake Skardu


If you are traveling from Skardu City to Shangrila Resort than it will take more than 45 minutes to reach the resort.
Because most people love to stay in Skardu City and they make a plan to travel different sites of Skardu which is the best decision amongst all. Because in the city you can get all facilities like Hotels, Internet, Masajids for Prayers, Cars Show Room which will help you to travel and all the other facilities which you need.

Now the local people of Kachura Skardu(Shangrila) are constructing new buildings which are especially design for hotels very near to Shangrila Resort. It will help a lot for the visitors if they want to stay near the resort. But I recommend you to stay in Skardu City.

Kachura Shangrila Lake Skardu
Shangrila Lake Night View
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If you have your own cars or Jeep etc than its easy for you. Because if you travel via local transport than you will face many problems.
There is no proper local transport system to Shangrila Resort from Skardu main City. You can find a Suzuki which helps you to reach the resort. Which charge you approximately more than Rs250 to Rs350.

Kachura Lake Skardu Baltistan
Kachura Lake Skardu Baltistan

Shangrila Resort Hotels and Rent

Shangrila Resort Hotels offering more than 100 room which is designed very well.

Lake Side Cottages

There is more than 50 room available to stay which have an outstanding view of the beautiful lake of Kachura.

VIP Rooms

You can stay in a VIP room which are specially designed with full amenities and accommodations.

Double Bad Rs 13000-17000

Includes all taxes and anemities

Swiss Cotage Rs 25,000-35,000

2 Interconnected Rooms for  4 Peoples.

 Presidential Suit Rs 50,000-60,000

Inclludes 3 interconnected Rooms

Things you can do at Shangrila Resoert 

If you want to take anexperience of Boating than Shangrila is a right place  for you. They have a very well train peoples to ride the boat in the Upper Kachura Lake. You can enjoy boating with them.
They will also provide you  Life Jackets for security purpose incase of any emergency.
Kachura Lake Skardu
Boating in Sangrila Lake

Contact for Booking

Phone: +(92) 5815 454941-2, +(92) 5815 458501-2

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  1. What beautiful places to visit.

  2. thanks, i was always wondering about the Shangrila resort. This article made me know about it in brief.
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