Swat is known as the Switzerland of Pakistan. Now it is introduced Malam Jabba as a ski resort and encourage people to participate in a Swat Snow Festival, aimed at attracting people from all ages to avail the opportunity of skiing in Pakistan. The festival will be held from March 3rd to 10th, and is open to all for participation. It is also an ideal spot for a family picnic during the summer season due to its lush green pastures and and thick pine forests.
There are regular flights from Islamabad to Swat and back. One can also get here either from Peshawar or Islamabad. The valley of Swat is located in the middle of foothills of Hindukush mountain range. The main town of the valley is Mingora and Saidu Sharief. So pack your bags and head to Swat this March to take part in this exciting event and be one of the first in years to ski down the snow covered slopes of this beautiful destination!