Katpana Desert

Cold Desert in Karakorams

Gilgit Baltistan > Deserts > Katpana Desert
#Desert, #ColdDesert, #Katpana, #LetsTraversePakistan, #Skardu,

At an altitude of almost 1000ft the sand dunes in Katpana village, also known as cold desert, are a wonder in itself. Strong winds shift the dunes as quickly as nomads. At this high altitude and cold region, this desert holds strange a attraction. Shooting stars and purple galaxy moving across the sky in the cold nights of Katpana is a nomad's dream. Reflection of colourful trees in indus delta is the utmost beauty of Katpana village.


Getting There

Katpana desert is just 10km drive from Skardu City. Easily accessible with all kind of vehicles this beauty is visited by tourists in summers and autumn mostly. Moreover it remains accessible almost throughout the year.

Book Now

Weather at Katpana Desert




wind speed



Fetched from openweathermap.org

Follow Us!

Traverse Pakistan
Copyright © 2015 Traverse Pakistan

Build in with Pakistan
Explore the unexplored with Traverse Pakistan