in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
35.846 and 71.786 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 35° 50' 46" and E 71° 47' 8"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupee - PKR
Spoken languages:
Urdu, English, Panjabi, Sindhi, Pushto
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:36 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Karachi
UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:04 am and 6:02 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
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Current travel safety evaluation for Pakistan in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 4,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Pakistan.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Pakistan. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Delve into Chitral

Chitral in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is located in Pakistan about 163 mi (or 263 km) north-west of Islamabad, the country's capital town.

Current time in Chitral is now 08:36 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Chitral, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Pakistan is Chitral Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol in a distance of 106 mi (or 170 km), South.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Barg-e Matal, Upper Dir, Naray, Zaybak and Ishqoshim. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 43%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 3% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 28th of September 2021

24°C (76 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 29th of September 2021

24°C (75 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 30th of September 2021

23°C (74 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Pakistan: The Ultimate Travel Experience (Part 2 of 2)

Published: May 30, 2010
Length: 48:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ian Cameron

Take a virtual tour of northern's highest polo match, camel fair, white-water rafting, trekking, tribal wedding. Shot by Ian Cameron ( for Walji Travel in 1997.

A Short Ride in the Hindu Kush (Film 2)

Published: May 09, 2009
Length: 54:22 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ChrisvonS

In 2008 we cycled from Kashgar down the KKH to Pakistan and through the Hindu Kush to Chitral. This is the 2nd film of that trip, the 350-km stage from Gilgit over Shandur Pass to Chitral, NWFP.

Tirich-Mir Hiking Expedition 2012 , Hiking Club | Khyber Medical College Peshawar (KMC)

Published: March 15, 2013
Length: 58:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Muhammad Hassan Jan Yousafzai

Day 2 , Trek to the Ouwir high camp from Mashed - Tirchmir Hiking , June 2012 Trek to the highest peak of hindukush range Chitral , Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa , Pakistan.

Kalasha Erntedankfest VII

Published: December 29, 2012
Length: 07:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: gringoMJ

Einmarsch der frisch verheirateten Mädchen.

Visit to Kalash

Published: June 06, 2010
Length: 11:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: S Choudary

Visit to Kalash valley in Chitral through Lowari Top, which is 10500 feet from sea level. Beautiful people living very simple life.

Kalash (Rambur Valley) Chelam Joshi Festival 14-15 May 2012 -2

Published: May 27, 2012
Length: 00:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nadeem Siddiqui


Published: September 03, 2018
Length: 02:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: HONEY BOY Vlog

We Alfalah Honey are thankful to Allah to fulfill the promise of quality bees and bee keeping tools by TIKA from the govt of TURKEY to the poor peoples of ...

History of Broghil Valley

Published: September 03, 2018
Length: 42:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: The Karakoram AdventureTM

History of broghil valley #Broghil__Valley in chitral, pakistan - ATTRACTIVE PAKISTAN: Broghil Valley is a valley and national park located in the upper northern ...

#throwback to spring season in mastuj.

Published: February 07, 2018
Length: 51:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Chitrali Boy

cloudy weather.

Chitral,tunnel,friend's ,lowri tunnel

Published: September 14, 2018
Length: 03:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Chitral (princely state)

Chitral (or Chitrāl) was a princely state of Pakistan and British India until 1969. The area of the state now forms the Chitral District of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa.

Located at 35.8378, 71.7839 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former administrative units of Pakistan, Princely states of India, Muslim princely states of India, History of Chitral, States and territories established in 1585, 1969 disestablishments, History of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 1585 in India

Chitral Airport

Chitral Airport is a small domestic airport situated 2 NM (3.7 km) north of the city centre of Chitral, in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.

Located at 35.8864, 71.8006 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Pakistan, Chitral District

Chitral Expedition

The Chitral Expedition was a military expedition in 1895 sent by the British authorities to relieve the fort at Chitral which was under siege after a local coup. After the death of the old ruler power changed hands several times. An intervening British force of about 400 men was besieged in the fort until it was relieved by two expeditions, a small one from Gilgit and a large one from Peshawar.

Located at 35.8833, 71.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
History of Chitral, Battles involving British India, 1895 in India, Battle honours of the King's Royal Rifle Corps, 19th-century military history of the United Kingdom, Conflicts in 1895, Military history of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, The Great Game, Battles involving the Indian Princely States, Unprintworthy redirects

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Chitral.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Chitral.

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
চিত্রল, Čitral, Chitrāl, Chitral, Chetrar, چیترال, چترال, चित्राल, CJL, チトラル, چھترار, 치트랄, Czitral, Читрал, จิตราล, Çitral