Plants and Forests
Most importantly, Forests are present in the higher and lower altitudes of Naltar valley. Because forests play an important role in the ecosystem. Furthermore, different species of plants are among those forests. Some of the trees, for example, are:
Animals and wild life
Some of the animals in Naltar valley are:
- Snow leopard
- Wild goats
- Brown bear
- Red fox
- Leopard cat
almost 30 plus species of birds found in this valley including Eagles, Falcons and Snowcocks.
Most importantly, observing the natural beauty of the Northern area of Pakistan. The government has established many rest houses in Naltar valley. Among the rest houses The GBPWD rest house is the ancient one in the valley. Likewise, some other armed forces also have guest houses in the valley like FCNA, GB-Scouts, and PAF. There are a number of private hotels and guest houses in the valley now to serve the tourists.
Hydro power plants are constructed by the government to fulfill the power and energy needs of Naltar and Gilgit. As well as to facilitate the travelers. Some of them are completed and some are under construction.
Finally, local people are famous for hospitality. They are so much respectful, honest, loving, and caring. They are peaceful and the crime rate is much lower than in other parts of the country.