Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, the Khunjerab Pass, which is on the border between Pakistan and China, has been blocked since 2020. However, both nations have since decided to reopen the pass for travel and other purposes from April, 01.
To improve tourism launching a new private bus service between Islamabad and Tashkurgan in China. The service will provide a practical and affordable option for anyone wishing to visit the neighboring country beginning on May 13, 2023.
A mini-Utong bus with a capacity of 28 seats will be used as the bus service initially. The entire trip, including immigration, would take about 38 hours, and passengers will also stay one night at the Sost border. The trip’s expected fee of Rs. 60,000 makes it a great option for those who want to travel on a low budget
Documents required to travel to China:
- Original passport with its copy
- A valid original visa with its copy
- An invitation to China
The relationship between the two nations, which has been progressively developing in recent years, is also set to be strengthened. China and Pakistan have strong cultural, economic, and strategic relationships with one another. This new bus service is expected to strengthen these relationships and promote cultural exchanges between the two countries.