Kurram agency is one of the seven agencies of the FATA (Federally Administered Tribal Areas) of Pakistan. It borders Khyber Agency and Orakzai Agency in north, Afghanistan in northwest to southwest, KPK and North Waziristan in east.
The agency is devided into three administrative divisions, Upper,Central and Lower Kurram Agency. Parachinar is the administrative center of the agency.
Places to visit in Kurram Agency:
Kurram agency is one of the most beautiful, stunning, breathtaking and spectacular places of Pakistan. The area is famous for its snow-capped montains, especially Kohe Safed (White Mountain), hill and mountains covered by the evergreen forests.
Parachinar, a Hidden Heaven on Earth
Parachinar is administrative center of the agency. Along with this town is famous for its snow-capped mountains. This town has been used by the Mughal Emperor ans a summer resort and and a hill station. Lot of the people from Peshawar also visit Parachinar as it remains cool and pleasant throughout the summer.
This town in lower Kurram Agency is a scenic and beautiful place with mountains covered by the ever green forests. Also Kohe Safed and Kurram River raises its beauty.