Shogran

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Shogran
Himalayan range
a beautiful setting in shogran
a beautiful setting in shogran
Country  Pakistan
Province Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa
District Mansehra District
Time zone PST (UTC+5)

Shogran (Urdu: شوگران ‎) is a village situated on a green plateau in the Kaghan Valley, northern Pakistan at a height of 7,749 feet or 2,362 metres above sea level.

Shogran is located at a distance of 34 km away from Balakot. The road from Islamabad to Kiwai is metalled and measures 212 km. From Shogran, you can ride a jeep or horse or hike to several picturesque places like Siri, Paye and Makra Peak.

Hotels and motels are available at affordable costs. Mobile phone services is also available there by Telenor and Mobilink. The local people are friendly and peaceful.It is accessible in summer.It attracts families and explorers alike.You should not miss a trip to Forest Rest House. Most of people sit and relax in its huge lush green lawns. Entry might be restricted when senior officials visit or stay at rest house. Views of Sri Paya and Musa Da Mussalah peak are really nice from the lawns of rest house.

The village was affected by the earthquake of 2005 when some buildings were damaged.[1]

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Hill station in Shogran

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