Saturday, March 8, 2014

Manthoka Waterfalls (Skardu)

Manthoka Waterfalls is located in the village of Manthokha Kharmang in Skardu, a part of Gilgit-Baltistan, which is the northernmost territory of Pakistan

Manthoka Waterfalls is very beautiful and a high waterfall. It has a height of about 180 feet. The waterfall looks eye-catching and famous for its picturesque and spectacular landscape. The place is awesome and ideal for camping and fishing.

Manthoka village is about 40km away from Skardu city. It can be accessed from Skardu. Heading towards Manthokha Waterfall one has to follow the Kargil-Skardu road from Skardu city. While moving to Manthokha the following village comes in the way on Kargil-Skardu road: Hussainabad, Thorgo, Parkutta, Ghasing and Manthokha. 

Frozen Manthoka Waterfall in winters
 A stream running downstream falls into the Indus River at Manthokha village. On the east side of this stream is Madhupur, a raod Manthoka-Madhupur road lead to Manthokha Waterfall.


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