Fairy Meadows is one of the most popular and beautiful places hike in Pakistan and for good reasons. With the unobstructed view of the 8,125 m high beast that is Nanga Parbat also called the Killer Mountain, one of the highest mountains in Pakistan. Fairy Meadows, named by German climbers and locally known as Joot, is grassland near one of the base camp sites of the Nanga Parbat, located in Diamer District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan.
Fairy Meadows can be easily approached from the capital city of Pakistan, Islamabad. Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) operates two flights to Gilgit daily, which is the main city of Northern Areas of Pakistan. Further via silk route (KKH) up to Raikot Bridge, 76 km from Gilgit & further 1½ hour jeep able journey. A road journey from Islamabad on Karakoram Highway (KKH) takes 11 hours to Chilas. From here, Raikot Bridge on silk route is 61 km away.