Deosai National Park – located in the valley of Skardu, Astore District of Gilgit-Baltistan province, in northern Pakistan. A place which is said to be Heaven on earth. The National park is located on the Deosai Plains of the Kashmir region. The word Deosai means the “Land of Giants.” The Incredible beauty of Deosai is one of the most beautiful places of the world. The place can be reached by jeeps or through horse and very few will ever get to see.
While coming to Deosai from Chilum Valley, You will have incredible scenic views.
The beauty in the Spring season is cover with colorful wildflowers and variety of butterflies. The spring season starts in mid of july and lasts till the start of September. The area is covered with snow in winters and nobody can access to that place.
Deosai Lake also known as Sheosar Lake from the Shina language (local language here) meaning “Blind lake” located in the Dosai National Park. Deosai lake, at an elevation of 4,142 meters, is one of the highest lakes in the world. It is located near the beautiful Chillum Valley, Skardu.
You can stay here at Bara Pani in Deosai. You can do camping there and it is the safe place. Wildlife office is also present there. You can go for a bear sighting from here with the permission of WWF, it will take around one hour jeep drive. It is the last stop coming from chilum valley to deosai.
Wildlife in the Deosai National Park was build in 1993 to protect the survival of the Himalayan Brown Bear, Pakistan’s largest omnivore, and its habitat. Himalayan Ibex, Red Fox, Golden Marmot, Gray Wolf, the Ladakh Urial, the Snow Leopard, are also found and living here. Birds in the Deasai park include the Golden Eagle, Lammergeier, Griffon Vulture, Laggar Falcon, Peregrine Falcon, Kestrel, Sparrowhawk and Snowcock and some other migrant birds too.
Satpara Lake also located in outskirts of Deosai. While coming from Astore side to Deosai to Skardu, it comes after the bara pani place in Deosai. The lake formed from the water of seven lakes.
Tourist who traveled across the world liked the beauty of Deosai. I suggest whenever you get a chance to visit Pakistan do visit here. Some tourist made the video of Deosai, i would like to share with you.
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