"route to Chitral"

Bazaar in modern day Chitral
Public DomainBazaar in modern day Chitral - Credit: Fawadshah1
Chitral is a town in Pakistan, located on the bank of the Kunar River, near Tirich Mir, the highest peak of the Hindu Kush mountain range.  Several mountain passes lead to the town, but the easiest route to Chitral is through the valley to the southwest.