Phander Valley is a village in the Ghizer District of Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. A road on the bank of Gilgit river all the way passing through lush green fields and forests will take you the charming and scenic valley. There are colors of natural beauty spread all around the valley. Springs of crystal clear and ice-cold water of lakes to deep rivers are all colors of the beauty of nature.
Although the journey is a little difficult and tiring. But the very first look of the valley will exclude all the tiredness of the journey. Likewise, the amazing views will energize and relax you. Certainly, the calm and turquoise water of Ghizer river and lush green fields around are pleasant.
The weather of Phander valley stays very pleasant between June and August. Therefore, that is to say, this is the best time to visit the valley. Firstly the weather and temperature are suitable. Secondly, the beauty of the valley is at its peak during these months. Days stay warm but nights are a little cold. Most of the tourists prefer to visit during these months. Mid of March to April is cherry blossom season in the valley. That is also another color of the valley. The colorful Autumn at the end of the season during the months of October and November are also eye-catching.
The PTDC motel is on the edge of Phander lake. Superb location, on a small hillside to facilitate the tourists. It offers 10 comfortable guest rooms. All rooms are well furnished and equipped and Dish TV is available. Marble on the floor, Hot and cold water 24/7 available in the washrooms. The services are efficient and accommodating. Advance reservation is a must for one to get rooms and the rates are fixed. Some other private hotels and motels of the average standards are also available. Camping is also an option if you like camping and it is safe, there is no problem at all.