Attabad Lake

In 2010, a massive landslide blocked the flow of Hunza River flowing along Karakurram Highway. Several people lost their lives and thousands were displaced.

Now a days, it is tourist spot and the water is unbelievably blue.


The landslide also affected the highway and Pakistan-China had to build several tunnels to keep the road functional.

A ‘I was there’ shot:

A black and white view:


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6 comments on “Attabad Lake
  1. rabirius says:

    Beautiful landscape.

  2. Vicki says:

    Looks good in both colour and B & W too.

  3. tanya nash says:

    Wow! Wonderful landscape and photos Dr IQ. Thanks for posting.

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