Swat Hunza Culture Jeep Safari
|Days:||17||Location:||Gilgit-Baltistan – Swat|
|Max Altitude:||4734m||Season:||March- September|
Starting from Islamabad by road, this jeep safari covers four distinct places with different cultures and civilisations. The journey begins from Islamabad with first stop at Taxila, just an hours drive. With its history traces back to Gandhara civilisation, Texila has been the ancient meeting point of traders from China and the West. This is one of the famous spots with Archaeological sites and stupas surrounded by Taxila museums. The way further leads to the historically rich and most beautiful Swat Valley, pearched at an elevation of 975m south of Gilgit and north of Peshawar across the highest Malakand pass in the Hindu Kush range. The place is also called Udayana, or the garden of the ancient Hindu epic, the name given to this unsurpassed beauty. It is here that Alexander the great encountered opposing armies before marching down.
|Day 1||Arrival at Islamabad. (Hotel)|
|Day 2||Drive to Swat en route visit Taxila (7-8 hours)|
|Day 3||Sight seeing in Swat, visit Budhkara and the Museum|
|Day 4||Drive to Chitral via Lowari Pass(3234 m). (Hotel)|
|Day 5||Drive to Kalash valley . (Camp)|
|Day 6||Day hike in Kalash (Rambur, Bamburet and Birir).(Camp)|
|Day 7||Drive to Mastuj. (Camp)|
|Day 8||Drive to Gupis. (Camp)|
|Day 9||Drive to Gilgit .(Hotel)|
|Day 10||Visit Gilgit bazaar, drive to Hunza. (Hotel)|
|Day 11||Excursion to Hoper Valley and back. (Hotel)|
|Day 12||Drive to Sost (3hrs). (Hotel)|
|Day 13||Drive to Chapurson Valley. (Camp)|
|Day 14||Drive back to Gulmit. (Hotel)|
|Day 15||Drive to Chilas. (Hotel)|
|Day 16||Drive to islamabad. (Hotel)|
|Day 17||Fly Home, end of services|
What is include in service?
1. Accommodation as per the list provided.
2. Private Air Conditioned transport and 4*4 Jeeps
3. Meals, breakfast, lunch, Dinner in hotels.
4. Entrance fees to museum and sites during Tour.
5. English Speaking Guide services.
6. Tips at hotel and airport.
What is not include in service?
1. International airfares.
2. Personal insurance.
3. Extras at hotels, like drinks, laundry, personal phone calls, etc.
4. Anything which is not mentioned at above given programme.
|Islamabad:||Envoy Hotel/ Grand Regency Hotel|
|Chilas:||Panaroma Inn/Shangrilla Midway|