Ishkoman Valley

Introduction:
The Ishkoman valley lies in the north of Pakistan in Gilgit-Baltistan, bordering Afghanistan and the Pamir Wakhan Corridor.

Geography:
Ishkoman is a high mountain valley in the Hindu Kush and Karakorum mountains, in the northwest region of Gilgit in the Gilgit-Baltistan of Pakistan. It is situated at a distance of almost 140 kilometres (90 mi) from Gilgit. Ishkoman is connected to the Yasin Valley and Chipursan (in Gojal Hunza) valley by a high mountain pass.

The natural beauty of the valley makes it a popular tourist destination.

Language:
The primary language of Ishkoman area is the Wakhi. While shina and khowaris spoken in all the villages throughout the Ishkoman as spoken in Chitral valley. The Wakhi language, which is also spoken in Gojal Hunza, is spoken from Barjungle to Pak-Afghan border.