Beautiful and Amazing Beach Astola Island Balochistan Pakistan
Astola Island is around forty miles off the coast of Pasni, Balochistan. The island is underneath the Balochistan administration and is guarded by Pakistan coast guards and Pakistan Navy.The only way to reach this mysterious however charming place is by eggbeater or boat. attributable to its benign beauty, the place is home to exotic marine life together with ocean turtles, ocean urchins, sea shells, sea gulls, sea snakes, cat fish, eels and multiple variations of ocean life.here is some amazing fact about astola island…
The Astola Island has seven mountains
It has four helipads and a Masjid
Remains of a crashed helicopter can be found on High of one mountain
Four beaches can be found on the island including sandy, rocky, mountainous, coral reef and muddy.
Remains of Kali mata mandir cannot be found due to lack of maintenance
The island has a mazar (Baba Khizar) built around the crusade period, and often visited by fisherman of Pasni.
Astola has numerous small cave openings, befitting marine life such as crabs and sea urchins
Two graves exist on the southern side of the island known as Turtle beach
The island has a light tower installed for easy docking of ships.
Naval SSGs train at Astola