Skardu is the one of the main town of Baltistan, the land of highest mountains of Karakorams with Shigar & Khaplu as its major towns. It has the highest waterfall of Asia “Manthoka Waterfall”. Kachura & Satpara lakes are the scenic attractions around the town of Skardu while a jeep excursion to Deo Sai plateau (in summers) is one of the most wonderful experiences. In Skardu town, a hike to Khorpocho Fort & Organic village are also highlights of the tour.. The town is located on the Indus river, which separates the Karakoram Range from the Himalayas.