Facts About Pakistan [Fact Number: 3]
Home to the second highest mountain K2, third highest Tirich Mir and the three highest mountain ranges in the world
Pakistan’s killer K2 or Godwin Austin is the world’s second highest peak and is part of the Greater Himalaya Mountain range also called the Karakoram Range which extends to China and India as well. The world’s third and next highest Tirich Mir is also found in Pakistan’s Hindu Kush Range. This way, three of the world’s highest mountain ranges the Himalaya, the greater Himalaya or Karakoram and the Hindukush are in found in Pakistan making it a premier but challenging destination for serious mountaineers and winter sport professionals.
Facts About Pakistan [Fact Number: 4]
The world’s largest deep sea port in size
Pakistan’s superior position in Asia makes it a center of trade in the region and that is to increase further in the coming years as the country is working hand in hand with China on CPEC plan to develop the infrastructure of the Gwader port at Arabian Sea, Balochistan which is the largest natural deep port of the world. The port will act as portal for western China and possibly for the landlocked central Asian countries through the important sea route of the strait of Hormuz.