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Mecca of Mountaineers

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Pakistan is known as the “Mecca of Mountaineers”. It’s Northern Areas contain the most concentrated block of high mountains anywhere in the world and the largest glaciers outside the polar regions. With five 8000 meter peaks and a vary large number of smaller peaks (above 6000 meters), the region attracts… Read more »