Over 700,000 foreign tourists visit Pakistan in 2016
Tourism in Pakistan has risen significantly in recent years due to better security situation.
Tourism in Pakistan has risen significantly in recent years due to better security situation and vibrant social media promotion of the country`s tourist resorts.
According to a report by Reuters News Agency, despite many designs by militants at foiling the tourism industry of the country, tourists from across the world are visiting the country in packs.
The report says according to Gilgit Baltistan tourism department, tourist numbers rocketed to nearly seven hundred thousand last year as compared with two hundred and fifty thousand in 2014.
The report also said that improved security and economic situation is a major factor in this hype of tourism.
It added that social media propagation of the beautiful and historical sites within the country has also contributed a lot in revealing the real beauty of the country.