Mingora (Pashto: مینګورہ, Mīngawara) (Urdu: مینگورہ) is a commercial city in the Swat District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, located at an altitude of 984 metres (3,228 ft). It is 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) away from Saidu Sharif, the present administrative capital of Swat District. Mingora is the third-largest city in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa after Peshawar and Mardan, and the largest in Swat District, as well as the largest city in the northern part of the province (i.e. the former Malakand Agency or Malakand Division). Mingora is a major tourist destination, with a large number of grand hotels.