Kalam Valley, Swat KPK Pakistan (Places to Visit)
(Kalam Swat Festival 2012 from July 12-16 2012)
In Swat Valley, Kalam Valley is a valley along the upper reaches of the Swat River in Swat, in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.
Summer Season in Kalam Swat
Kalam Valley is known for its waterfalls, lakes and lush green hills, and is a 270 km drive from Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan. It is a popular destination for tourists.
Distances From Kalam Swat to Other Cities
Kalam is at 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Bahrain and about 2,000 meters (6,800 ft) above sea level, the valley opens out, providing rooms for a small but fertile plateau above the river. In Kalam the Ushu and Utrot rivers join to form the Swat River. Here, the metalled road ends and shingle road leads to the Ushu and Utrot valleys. From Matiltan one gets a breathtaking view of the snow-capped Mount Falaksir Peak 5918 meters (19,415 feet), and of another unnamed peak 6096 meters (20,000 ft.) high.
After 2 hours traveling from Kalam a beautiful Lake Mahodand Lake (Jheel) lies after Matiltan.