Rakaposhi Trek via Khunjerab Pass
|Max Altitude:||4733m||Season:||May- September|
This is a unique trek devised for tourists entering Pakistan from China via the highest metalled border in the world (Khunjarab pass, 4733m) and arrive in Sust for overnight. The next destination is Gulkin near Gulmit Valley by the beautiful Gulmit valley with Gulkin Glacier and Borit lake. Move on to Karimabad, the capital of Hunza, poised at an elevation of 2500m surrounded by picturesque mountains offering an exciting view. Moreover, the two old forts in the valley are also the main tourist attraction. One can roam around the interesting markets here adorned with antiques and other tourist attractions. Drive to Hoper valley the next day and see the Magnificient Hoper Glacier flowing by the exotic Hoper valley. After breakfast, start for Diran base camp via Tagafari. This is unbelieveable place even cannot be described in words. Here one can imagine the beauty of nature with different colors. Just enjoy unbelieveable and unexpected views.
Drive to Gilgit and then to Besham for night. The next day you have to go Swat and then to Islamabad, preparing to fly back home with beautiful memories.
Day 01: Arrival Islamabad transfer to hotel. Twin city tour in the afternoon.
Day 02: Fly to Gilgit and Bagrote day excursion or by road to Chilas, overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Chilas to Gulmit with wonderful views of Nanga Parbat, Rakaposhi, Batura, Diran and several other peaks. (Hotel)
Day 04: Gulmit to Khunjerab Pass day excursion and back to Karimabad. (Hotel)
Day 05: Free day- visit Altit Fort and Baltit Forts. (Hotel)
Day 06: Karimabad abad to Mianpin in Nagar and proceed trekking to Hapakun for 3-4 hours. (Camp)
Day 07: Hapakun to Tagafari uphill hike to the campsite for 3 ? 4 hrs. (Camp)
Day 08: Tagafari to Kacheli along the backdrop of Rakaposhi and Diran 4 ? 5 hrs.
Day 09: Kacheli to Hapakun back trek
Day 10: Hapakun to Minapin 2 hrs walk and then proceed to Gilgit direclty. (Hotel)
Day 11: Day excursion to Kargah Buddha and local market.(Hotel)
Day 12: Drive to Besham (7-8hrs) , overnight in hotel.
Day 13: Early in the morning (6 – 7 hrs) drive to Islamabad. Visit Taxila museum en route.
Day 14: Fly back homeland – end of service
What is include in service?
1. All ground Transpotations
2. Hotel and meals
3. breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during Trek.
4. 13 kg personal baggage free during Trek.
5. English speaking Guide services.
6. Tents on sharing bases, mess tent and kitchen tent.
7. All entrance fee and toll taxes.
8. Domestic flight tick from Islamabad to Gilgit.
What is not include in service?
1. International air ticket.
2. Personal insurance,
3. Personal sleeping bags, personal clothe/ equipments
4. Extras at hotel, like soft drinks, laundry personal phone calls etc.
5. Anything which is not mentioned in given services include.
6. Tips for guide, cook and kitchen staff.
|Islamabad:||Envoy Hotel/ Grand Regency Hotel|
|Chilas:||Panaroma Inn/Shangrilla Midway|
|Karimabad:||Hunza Embassy/Hunza Way|