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Museum in Chakdara

Chakdara Museum

Chakdara Museum is at the village's main intersection. Exhibits include well-preserved Buddhist statuary, carved columns and lintels from an old Swat mosque, and an ethnographic section with embroidery and lots of j…
Palace in Dir Town


The former Palace, occasionally occupied by royal offspring, sits high on a hill outside the town.
Market in Dir Town


The Bazaar is fascinating and rough-edged - a local handicraft speciality is pocket knives.