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Tashkar Destination Guide

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Tashkar in the region of North-West Frontier Province is a town in Pakistan - some 175 mi (or 282 km) North-West of Islamabad, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Tashkar is now 07:33 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Karachi" with an UTC offset of 5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Kabul, Jurm, Fayzabad, Asmar, Asadabad or Lolgram. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Shoghor, Madashil, Kiyar, Krinj, Buriogh and Awi. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Two Weeks in Chitral District Lraleigh's...

02:00 min ( December 19, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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The Month of Wine and Walnuts and the Ch...

02:38 min ( December 14, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Chitral Pakistan and surroundings trave...

01:20 min ( October 25, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW)
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Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Tour of Chitral, Pakistan created at TripWow by TravelPod (a TripAdvisor company) TripAdvisor TripWow Slideshow of Chitral by TravelPod. Cities visited on this trip: - Chitra...

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Interesting facts about this location

Chitral Expedition

The Chitral Expedition was a military expedition in 1895 sent by the British authorities to relieve the fort at Chitral which was under siege after a local coup. After the death of the old ruler power changed hands several times. An intervening British force of about 400 men was besieged in the fort until it was relieved by two expeditions, a small one from Gilgit and a large one from Peshawar.

More reading: Chitral Expedition homepage
Located at 36.05, 71.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:1895 in India, 19th-century military history of the United Kingdom, Battle honours of the King's Royal Rifle Corps, Battles involving British India, Battles involving the Indian Princely States, Conflicts in 1895, History of Chitral, Military history of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, The Great Game, Unprintworthy redirects

Chitral Airport

Chitral Airport is a small domestic airport situated 2 NM (3.7 km) north of the city centre of Chitral, in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.05, 71.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Pakistan, Chitral District

Chitral (princely state)

Chitral (or Chitrāl) was a princely state of Pakistan and British India until 1969. The area of the state now forms the Chitral District of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.05, 71.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:1585 in India, 1969 disestablishments, Former administrative units of Pakistan, History of Chitral, History of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Muslim princely states of India, Princely states of India, States and territories established in 1585