One of the many Naran Attractions is the road journey from Lahore itself. This article will explain all the things to do in Naran in 2022.

In the upper Kaghan Valley of Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, in the Mansehra District, is the medium-sized town of Naran. Due to its location at an elevation of 8,202 feet, 119 kilometres (74 miles) from Mansehra city, Naran Kaghan offers a variety of activities, attractions, and must-see locations (2,500 m).

One of Pakistan’s most picturesque cities, Naran welcomes thousands of tourists each year, including hikers, photographers, and environment enthusiasts.

Why is Naran Famous?

Naran is famous as most visited hill top in Pakistan, it’s refreshing cold weather and lush green mountains attract thousand of tourists from Pakistan and all over the world. It is also the gateway toward Hunza Valley in summer via Babusar top and Chillas.

Naran Attractions – Things to do in Naran Kaghan Valley


Boating in Lake Saif ul Malooq


Enjoy Stunning View of Siri Paye

Things to do in Naran - Windy-Babusar-Top

Appreciate the Windy Babusar Top

Things to do in Naran - Shopping-in-Naran-Bazar

Shopping in Naran Bazar

Naran Attractions - Trek-to-Ansoo-Lake

Trekking to Ansoo Lake

Naran Attractions - Rafting-in-Naran-River

River Rafting in Naran River


Most Visited Naran Attraction – Lake Saif ul Malooq

The main reason people go to lakes is for boating. It’s a fun activity to do on rivers and lakes. Saif ul Malook Lake offers boating for a fair per-person cost. The thrill of being in such a stunning lake cannot only be imagined, but also experienced.

Although the lake’s depth hasn’t been measured yet, boaters should be aware of potential hazards due to its depth and a lack of safety gear like life jackets and life sentinels.

Best Thing to do in Naran is River Rafting

Best thing to do in Naran - River Rafting

One of the best things to do in Naran is river rafting in Kunhar river. Adventure Foundation Pakistan organizes this activity since 2017. 

If you are looking for the best White Water Rafting Trip in Pakistan or looking for adventure oriented trip your search is over. We offers the high quality of outdoor whitewater rafting packages in Naran Kaghan Region

Famous Food to Try in Naran – Naran Attractions

Naran Offers a wide verity of food options to cater all type of tourists but the most famous food of Naran are Trout Fish and chapli kabab.

Trout Fish

Things to do in Naran - Eating Trout Fish

Naran River is a home for Trout Fish so it is very easily available. One the Naran Attractions includes visiting Trout fish farms and catching Trout fish and then cooking it on the river side. But if you do not want to go into hassle of catching and cooking there are many restaurants that provide very delicious Trout fish.

Trout fish is famous because it is very healthy and provide warmth to body in the cold weather of Naran. The power that trout gets is from swimming against the flow of river.

Chapli Kabab

Chapli Kebab or Kabab is a Pashtun-style minced kebab, usually made from ground beef, mutton or chicken with various spices in the shape of a patty.

One of the famous things to eat in Naran is eating Chapli Kabab for dinner with the long break (naan).

One of the Naran Attractions includes the preparation of these chapli kabab in on wooden stove and large pans which can cook 30-50 kababs at a time

Things to do in Naran - Eating Chepli Kabab


One of the major Naran Attractions is camping in the woods. Shogran is one of the best places to visit in Naran if you are going for camping.

What to pack when visiting Naran

Since it can get cold at any time when trekking, pack a few sweaters and coats. Additionally advised are hiking boots, waterproof clothing, and, if there is room in your pack, an umbrella.

Break in your hiking boots before your hike to ensure the soles are solid. Bring a wool scarf and a sun hat because you almost probably need both.

Waterproof gloves that can withstand the cold are also necessary. You’ll also need sandals if you’re camping overnight so you can take off your hiking boots at the end of the day.

If you want to enjoy Naran Attractions to it’s fullest be well prepared.

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