Kalam is a cool paradise for voyagers which is situated at separation of 99 km from Mingora in the northern upper achieves of Swat valley along the bank of Swat River in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.
kalam is encompassed by rich green slopes, thick backwoods and offered with mesmeric lakes, knolls and cascades which are worth seen highlights of the scene. It is the origination of Swat waterway which shapes with intersection of two noteworthy tributaries of Gabral stream and Ushu stream.
It is an open sub-valley of Swat, at a height of about (6,600 feet) above ocean level, and giving rooms to a little yet rich level over the stream for farming.Here, the metalled street closures and shingle street prompts the Usho and Utror valleys. From Matiltan some snow-topped mountains are obvious including Mount Falaksar (19,416 feet), and another anonymous pinnacle (20,000 feet) high.
There are a considerable measure of stupendous lodgings in Kalam, where one can remain for night and appreciate the cool wind of Swat waterway.
With a gentle and by and large warm and calm atmosphere, Kalam highlights a sticky subtropical atmosphere under the Köppen atmosphere order. The normal temperature in Kalam is 13.4 °C, while the yearly precipitation midpoints 639 mm. Indeed, even in the driest months, there is a great deal of precipitation. November is the driest month with 15 mm of precipitation, while April, the wettest month, has a normal precipitation of 93 mm.
July is the hottest month of the year with an average temperature of 24.1 °C. The coldest month January has an average temperature of 1.5 °C.
Usho (likewise spelled Ushu) is a slope station in the north east of Kalam valley. It is arranged at a separation of 8 kilometers from Kalam and 123 kilometers from Saidu Sharif at the stature of (7,550 feet). It is available through a non metalled street from Kalam by jeeps as it were.
Matiltan is a beautiful spot comes after Usho and situated at around 11 km far from Kalam. It is renowned for gigantic ice sheets, thick backwoods and grandiose moauntain tops. The tallest pinnacle of Falaksair mountain can be seen from here obviously.
Utror slope station is another picturesque place in Kalam valley which is found 16 km far from Kalam. It is one of the wonderful valley in the district, encompassed by snow clad mountains and delightful Kundol pool of the region is worth seen.
Gabral is a beguiling slope station, comes at a separation of 20 km far from Kalam. It is well known for darker swati trout angle, thick lavish green woods, therapeutic springs, grand snow clad pinnacles and lovely lakes, among them Shahi Bagh lake situated to north west of Sazgul area at around three hours of trekking is worth seen.