Deosai is the world’s second highest plateaus in the world standing at 4100m and is spread over 3000 sq km. In Balti, the region is known as “Bhear Sa” means place of flowers the spectacular scenery that Deosai offers from mid-June to mid-September is highlighted by some 342 species of vegetation.
Deosai is known for its exotic flora and fauna. It is home to the Himalayan brown bear, one of the most endangered species of animals in the world. Its number was reduced to only a couple of dozen until necessary steps were taken to ensure its survival. Brown bear’s main habitat is the southern part of Deosai.
The landscape is covered with wild flowers that make Deosai radiant with bright colors through the summer. The diverse vegetation supports wildlife and an ecosystem that is a unique example of adaptation to high altitude.
In addition to the Himalayan brown Bear, Deosai and the surrounding valleys are home to the Himalayan Ibex, Red Fox, golden Marmot, Wolf, the snow leopard & over 125 resident and migratory birds.