9 spectacular shots of mountains in Pakistan that will give you wanderlust

From the towering Nanga Parbat to the majestic Rakaposhi, let's take a quick tour of mountains across the country.
Published January 4, 2016

Pakistan is home to some of the world’s highest and most beautiful mountains. From the towering Nanga Parbat to the majestic Rakaposhi, Pakistan's striking landscape is a sight to behold.

Take a look at our top picks from the many fantastic photos submitted to us on #DawnWeeklyProject.

1. The mesmerising “Ladyfinger Peak” is our favorite among all the mountains in Pakistan.

2. The magnificent Rakaposhi peak, which watches over the Karakoram Highway.

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3. The great smoky mountains in all their glory in Skardu.

4. The jagged peaks of the Karakoram mountain range.

5. The formidable Nanga Parbat is one of the world's highest precipes.

6. Located in KP, Tirich Mir is the highest mountain of the Hindu Kush range.

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7. The beguiling serenity of the mountains in Naran.

8. A bewitching shot of the majestic Mighty Mountains.

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9. The sun-dappled Passu Cones is the most photographed peak in Hunza

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