[News] Polo on the Roof of the World-Shandur Polo Festival
July 8, 2012 1 Comment
Shandur (Monitoring Desk): The world-famous free style Shandur Polo Festival has started on the highest polo ground of the world located at 12,200 feet (3,700 m) above the sea level. Polo is traditionally played on this enigmatic ground between the teams of Chitral and Gilgit-Baltistan. This year Gilgit-Baltistan will be defending its title with Chitral team in the final. The polo festival will continue from July 7 to 9, 2012.
Thousands of tourist visit this beautiful place on earth where they could have a lot other joyful activities beside enjoying the kingly polo matches, such as hiking, paragliding, camping, bonfire and sight seeing.