Gilgit

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.
Photo: Mirbasit, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Gilgit

Latitude
35.9208° or 35° 55' 14.9" north
Longitude
74.314° or 74° 18' 50.6" east
Population
10,400
IATA airport code
GIL
United Nations Location Code
PK GIL
Elevation
1464 metres (4803 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 58568637
Geo­Names ID
1178338
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Gilgit
  • Arabic: غلغت
  • Arabic: كلكت
  • Bengali: গিলগিত
  • Catalan: Gilgit
  • Cebuano: Gilgit (kapital sa lalawigan)
  • Cebuano: Gilgit
  • Central Kurdish: گیلگیت
  • Chinese: 吉尔吉特
  • Chinese: 吉爾吉特
  • Czech: Gilgit
  • Danish: Gilgit
  • Dutch: Gilgit
  • Egyptian Arabic: جلجت
  • English: Geelt
  • English: Gileet
  • English: Gilgat
  • English: Gilit
  • English: Gilt
  • Esperanto: Gilgit
  • Finnish: Gilgit
  • French: Gilgit
  • Georgian: გილგიტი
  • German: Gilgit
  • Greek: Γκιλγκίτ
  • Gujarati: ગિલગીટ
  • Hindi: गिलगित
  • Hungarian: Gilgit
  • Indonesian: Gilgit
  • Italian: Gilgit
  • Japanese: ギルギット
  • Kannada: ಗಿಲ್ಗಿಟ್
  • Korean: 길기트
  • Latvian: Gilgita
  • Lithuanian: Gilgitas
  • Malay: Gilgit
  • Marathi: गिलगिट
  • Mingrelian: გილგიტი
  • Norwegian: Gilgit
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Gilgit
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Gilgit
  • Persian: گلگت
  • Polish: Gilgit
  • Portuguese: Gilgit
  • Portuguese: Guilguite
  • Russian: Гилгит
  • Sindhi: گلگت
  • Sinhala: ගිල්ගිට්
  • Spanish: Gilgit
  • Swedish: Gilgit
  • Tamil: கில்கித்
  • Telugu: గిల్గిట్
  • Thai: กิลกิต
  • Turkish: Gilgit
  • Turkish: Gilgit Şehri
  • Ukrainian: Гілгіт
  • Urdu: گلگت
  • Vietnamese: Gilgit
  • Waray (Philippines): Gilgit
  • Western Panjabi: گلگت
  • Gilghit
  • Sargin

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