Pakistan has made to a must-visit destination for tourists and travelers looking for something new to visit in 2020. A recent Forbes article add Pakistan in its The Not Hot List: 10 Best Under-the-Radar Trips for 2020.
“Closed countries are opening up. Savvy luxury agencies are making remote destinations accessible to travelers who don’t want to rough it or risk much,” wrote the American Magazine.
The list also features other countries such as Armenia, Chad, Eritrea, Guatemala, Mongolia and Saudi Arabia.
“Where can we go to avoid other tourists?” The magazine points out that many travel agencies and local tour guides “have learned to bring less obvious, undertouristed places to life in a way that yields the kind of insights you might expect from their overtouristed equivalents.”
The founder of Wild Frontiers, Johnny says,
“Pakistan is perhaps the ultimate adventure travel destination, it offers ancient Indus civilizations stretching back 4,000 years, and exciting cities like Lahore with its forts, mosques and palaces. But most of all, it offers incredible scenery, particularly in the north where the three greatest mountain ranges collide. Pakistan is great for trekking, mountain biking, rafting or just cultural tourism. The infrastructure has also improved, with resurfaced roads and new tunnels cutting down travel time, new luxury hotels are opening up in the region.”