Best times to visit

Our hotels are open from March to November except Gilgit Serena Hotel which is open all year. June, July & August are the peak times to visit during the summer.


Some of the key months to see and explore the area at its best are:

April & May: Apricot Blossom in bloom in Hunza, Shigar & Khaplu

October & November: Hunza Autumn colors

July & August: Wildflowers at their best in the Deosai Plains, Shandur Polo Tournament

June, July & August: The warmest months and best for trekking / camping

April to September: Trout Fishing Season

Other:  A series of polo tournaments take place in Khaplu, Shigar, Skardu and Gilgit from April to early May and from October to November.


For information on the festivals in the area please click here


Average Daytime Temperatures

Summer: (May-August): 18°C to 35°C
Autumn: (October-November): 9°C to 22°C
Winter (December-February): -10°C to 10°C
Spring (March-April): 8°C to 16°C