Malam Jabba is a small hill station located 40 km from Saidu Sharif in Swat Valley, KPK. It is situated nearly 51 km from Saidu Sharif airport and 314 km from Islamabad. It falls in the Hindu Kush mountain range is a popular skiing destination. Malam Jabba is also rich in its history and culture; it has two Buddhist stupas (religious places for meditation) and six monasteries. Their presence suggests settlements were formed over 2000 years ago.
The ski resort in Malam Jabba is located at 9,200 ft. above sea level and is owned by the PTDC (Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation). Skiing competitions take place at the resort during winters. The ski slope in Malam Jabba is nearly 800 meters. The highest point on the slope stands at 9,200 feet above sea level. The ski resort is an exciting destination for tourists and is equipped with zip lines, chair lifts, alpine skiing, sledging, figure skating, wall climbing, ATV, ice hockey and snowboarding. Thus proving the ultimate destination for adventurers. Malam Jabba also houses two trekking trails including the Saboney Valley trekking trail and the Ghorband Valey trekking trail.
Malam Jabba offers tourists a number of different activities including;
- Figure skating
- Wall climbing
- Ice hockey
Different places a traveller can visit in Malam Jabba are;
- Ghorband Valley Trekking trail
- Malam Jabba Ski Resort
- Saboney Valley trekking trail