It is located in Sulaiman Mountains Range of Balochistan. It lies between two districts,. Ziarat and Harai. From Ziarat side it is can be reached from Zizri valley and from Harnai side accessible from Shariq valley.
There two best routes to climb the peak. The first route goes from Zizri valley. It is considered to be the best and easy route Zizri valley lies at th ebottom of Khilafat peak It has an altitude of 2250 m. It is higher than Sahriq and climbing time become shorter.
Other route is from Harnai/Shahrig via Dumyara It is tough route as Harnai is on lower altitude. It is a magnificent mountain having a sheer drop of 7.000 feet on to the Shfihrig plain. The peak lies to the north of the Harnai valley.
It stretches from the Mingi valley eastwards to Kholizgai.
Surrounding area of khilafat peak is worth a place for sightseeing. It is is picturesque with its natural beauty There are varieties of wild flowers, different kind of herbal plants and thick green juniper forest . The forest contains some rare and very old juniper trees which are approximately 5000 to 7000 years old. These trees are mostly straight and high with trunks measuring some six metres Khilafat peak area. Wild olive forest is also found there.
Khilafat peak area provides habitat for endangered wildlife species. These wild species includes Suleiman Markhor, Urial, Black Bear and Wolf. Many varieties of birds are found there.
The lower heights of Khalifat and the ranges to north, north-west and north-east, and especially in the neighborhood of Ziirat, are well wooded with juniper . To the south and south-east the hills are generally bare and devoid of vegetation.
The tree and vegetation line ends above the altitude of 9000 feet. After this limit Khilafat peak become barrens and rocky plateau.
From the summit of Khilafat peak farthest distance views are visible. It provide the best picturesque view. The forest visible at the southern foot of the mountain is wild olive, rocks mountains with dotted Junipers trees can be seen.
Not only Zizti valley, Domira and harnai but also from south side Sibi town up to the bottom of the Bolan gorge can be seen. The view can be observed more than a hundred and fifty miles distant in a straight line. To the west lies Zarghun, and behind it the eastern peak of Takatu is visible ; on the north-west is the valley of Pishin
The climb at some area of the peak is difficult. There are sheer drop, deep gorge and wild limestone rocks
It takes 6 to 8 hours to reach top the peak and return.