An international standard airport will be built in Skardu to meet the needs of international tourists and promote tourism. The government intends to build an all-weather international airport in Skardu and to upgrade existing airports in Skardu and Gilgit. Furthermore, the Prime Minister has strictly ordered that all airports connected to tourism remain open throughout the year.
The government is working to improve tourism in the two main tourism hubs of Gilgit Baltistan. Gilgit and Skardu are two tourism hotspots that can attract both national and international travelers. In addition, PIA also launched different domestic flights to promote tourism.