Gilgit Serena Hotel – Location

Gilgit Serena Hotel is located in the cantonment area of the city of Gilgit – just 15 minutes from Gilgit airport and 10 minutes from the city centre.


Gilgit lies about 10 kilometers (6.2 miles) off of the Karakoram Highway (KKH). The KKH connects the city to Chilas, Dasu, Besham, Mansehra, Abbottabad, and Islamabad in the south. Towards the North, it is connected to Karimabad (Hunza) and Sust, and to the Chinese cities of Tashkurgan, Upal and Kashgar in Xinjiang.


Flight time from Islamabad to Gilgit is 55 minutes on PIA daily flights.


Driving time to Gilgit from:

  • Islamabad is 18 hours
  • Chilas is 4 hours
  • Skardu is 7 hours
  • Hunza (Karimabad) is 2 hours
  • Chitral is 12 hours