Indus River Tourism, Pakistan
The Indus River is the main river flows through Pakistan and is the most beautiful river and one of the products of water here. The Indus River covers about 200,000 square miles (518,000 square kilometers), with a gentle slope from the Himalayas in the North to piedmont to the Arabian Sea in the South. The average gradient of the slopes are no more than 1 foot per mile (1 mile per 5 km). Except for removing the micro, the Plains was interesting. It is divided into two parts, upper and lower Indus Plains, since they are different beautiful features. The Indus River also has a course through Western Tibet (China) and India. Originating in the Tibetan plateau in the vicinity of Lake Mansarovar, the River through the area of Baltistan, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, Gilgit and flows through Pakistan and North to South along the entire Pakistan to merge into the Arabian Sea near the port city of Karachi in Sindh. The Total length of the River is approximately 3,180 km (1,980 MI). This is the longest river in Pakistan. The River provides the water resource for the economy of Pakistan, mainly in the province of Punjab, which for most of the nation’s agricultural production, and Sindh. five Jhelum River Chenab, Ravi, Beas and Sutlej, which eventually merge in the Indus also supports many Indus. heavy industries and provides the main supply of drinking water in Pakistan.
Indus delta forming Pakistan mentioned in Rigveda as Vedic Sapta Sindhu and Zend Avesta Hapta Hindu as Iran. The river has become a water resources over a period of a classic. King Darius of Persia sent Scylax of Caryanda to explore the Rivers in 510 BC, the main source of the Indus River began at the confluence of Sengge and Gar Nganglong Kangri and which drain Gangdise Shan mountain range. The Indus River flows northwest through Ladakh and Baltistan into Gilgit, just south of the Karakoram Mountains. Shyok River, Shigar and Gilgit streams carry glacial waters into the mainstream. It gradually bends to the South, coming from the hills between Peshawar and Rawalpindi. The River is very popular here, with each day the tourists come here to see the beauty of the river and the longest in Pakistan.