Pakistan declared best holiday spot

Deccan Chronicle.  | Shafqat Ali

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In its report, the magazine said Pakistan had taller peaks than China and Nepal combined.

The report said Pakistan was a place of exquisite landscapes, where green spaces are overlooked by towering mountains.

Islamabad: Pakistan has been declared the best holiday tourist destination by famous British Tourism Magazine Condé Nast Traveller.

In its report, the magazine said Pakistan had taller peaks than China and Nepal combined, making it a magnetic spot for travellers and hikers. It said ancient valleys, relaxed visa restrictions and a high-profile royal visit in the offing mean this remarkable country is finally getting the focus it deserves.

The report said Pakistan was a place of exquisite landscapes, where green spaces are overlooked by towering mountains.

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