Skardu (Urdu: سکردو‎, Balti: སྐར་མདོ་་) is a city in Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan, and serves as the capital of Skardu District. Skardu is located in the 10 kilometres (6 miles) wide by 40 kilometres (25 miles) long Skardu Valley, at the confluence of the Indusand Shigar Rivers[1] at an elevation of nearly 2,500 metres (8,202 feet). The city is an important gateway to the eight-thousandersof the nearby Karakoram Mountain range. The town is located on the Indus river, which separates the Karakoram Range from the Himalayas.[2]Skardu

  • سکردو
  • སྐར་མདོ


Barra Pani, Deosai National Park, Pakistan.jpg
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Top left to right: Deosai National ParkShangrila ResortSatpara LakeManthokha Waterfall and Trango Towers

Skardu is located in Gilgit Baltistan

SkarduLocation in the Karakoram regionShow map of Gilgit BaltistanShow map of PakistanShow allCoordinates: 35°17′25″N 75°38′40″ECountry