Swat is one of the marvelous and stunningly beautiful valleys in KPK province of Pakistan. Moreover, it has one of the oldest civilizations’ histories¬†and many beautiful sceneries one could ever see. This wonderful place has also been named as Switzerland of Pakistan.


Swat is located in the North-Western part of the KPK in the frontier province and at the foothills of Hindukush mountain range. It lies in the region where South Asia, Central Asia, and China meet, therefore , Swat Valley has a major strategic importance in South Asia.

How To Reach Here

Swat valley can be reached through different inter-city roads via Rawalpindi, Islamabad, and Peshawar. The total distance from Rawalpindi is about 280 kilometers through Mardann-Nowshera and Malakand pass. From Peshawar, the distance is about 155 km. One can reach Peshawar using Motorway (M1) or can easily find regular flights to Saidu Shareef, the capital city of Swat.


With the beauty of attractions of lush green mounts and meadows the Swat valley also has its archeological importance as well as they have a superb history and their art. It has historical attractions such as:

  • Historical Buddhist Stupas.
  • Sawat Museum.
  • White Palace.

Areas Of Interest

Some of the many places that are the astonishing and adorable tourist spots in Swat valley are:

  • Buddhist Stupas
  • Swat museum
  • Margazar
  • White Palace
  • Fizza Ghat
  • Miandam
  • Malam Jabba
  • Madyan
  • Behrain
  • Kalam Valley
  • Ushu Valley
  • Mahodand Lake
  • Kundal Lake
  • Khapiro Lake
  • Spin Khawar Lake