Skardu Fort

Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan

Skardu Fort

Skardu Fort or as called Kharphocho Fort Gilgit Baltistan is a high mountain fort in early days for kings and queens living spot, located in Chumik Road, Skardu, Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan. It was built in 16th century, by the king Ali Sher in a very innovative way.

Skardu Pakistan weather is seeming to be always in the middle not very hot and cold, its pleasant and livable, so that, during winter season majority of the visitors take a turn to tourist spots and explore as many as they can in a very professional way.

Similarly, inside the Skardu Fort has lots of interesting places to be seen, a beautiful mosque, a baithak area, a large space rooms which has decorated with high standard furniture, servant rooms, and plenty of more inventories has been placed whenever visitors plan to Kharphocho Fort.

For the visitor's info, from Skardu to Islamabad flight takes time to reach about 1h, and from Skardu to Muzaffarabad city it takes time to reach 478km or 10h 20min, approximately.

Alias Names

Kharpocho Fort • کھر فچو • قلعہ سکردو‬

Established Buit in 16th Century


Location Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan
City / Town Skardu
State Gilgit Baltistan
Country Pakistan

Skardu Fort, Chumik Road, Skardu

Geo Coordinates 35.3047792540342 °N,    75.639431476593 °E

Travelor Instructions

Kharphocho Skardu Fort Visit Timings

Monday - Sunday - 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Skardu Fort Map