Gilgit is a mountain town in the region. Travelers exploring the Pakistani Himalayas or en route to or from are almost definitely going to spend at least one night here.

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  • Location:  , , ,
  • Population:  10,400
  • IATA airport code:  GIL
  • Latitude:  35° 55' 7.3" (35.9187°) north
  • Longitude:  74° 18' 44.8" (74.3125°) east
  • Elevation:  1,467 meters (4,813 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Gilgit
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Gilgit

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Urdu:  گلگت Gilghit PKGIL

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