Video: Pakistan we never knew of [HQ]

From BBC’s famous Planet Earth series featuring Earth’s biggest mountain glacier: the Baltoro in Pakistan, which is 70 kilometres (43 mi) long and visible from space.

A breathtaking exploration of Pakistan’s wildlife in Himalayan inhabitants include rutting Markhor, Golden Eagles that hunt migrating demoiselle cranes, and the rare Snow Leopard.

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Mountain ranges of Pakistan

Pakistan is home to many mountains above 7,000 metres (22,970 ft). Five of the fourteen eight-thousanders (peaks above 8,000 m) are in Pakistan, four of which are in Karakoram near Concordia.

Most of the high peaks in Pakistan are in Karakoram range, the highest of which is K2 (8,611 m), the second highest peak on earth. The highest peak of Himalayan range in Pakistan is Nanga Parbat (8,126 m), which is the ninth highest peak of the world.

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