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Shandur Polo Festival 2017

July 16 @ 8:00 am - July 18 @ 5:00 pm

| RS0000

Polo the Game of Kings, and the king of all games are traditionally played in the Northern areas of Pakistan and Chitral for over the centuries, it has been played between the small kingdoms, villages and rival groups for the deciding of the disputes among them, and the losing team has to be lost of the land, territory, or pay the heavy fine and some times death punishment. the free style polo game have been practicing for the centuries between the traditional rival teams of Gilgit and Chitral each summer month of July on the Shandur pass (3734 meters) the highest polo field in the world. a three days polo tournament organized by the Gilgit and Chitral polo clubs and local administration. during the polo tournament you sleep on the comfortable two person tents with facilities of a mess and toilet tents. your cook will prepare the hearty and delicious meals for you every day.

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Start:
July 16 @ 8:00 am
End:
July 18 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
RS0000
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Venue

Shandur Top of Ghizer district, Gilgit Baltistan
Shandur, Ghizer District, Gilgit-Baltistan Pakistan
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