Islamabad اسلام آباد, Capital Territory, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan-44000, Islamabad, Pakistan
Altitude 7,999 fts : Hunza in Autumn
Event detailed itinerary:
Dates: 19th – 24th October,2021
By road - 6 Days and 5 nights
Average Temperature: 10°C
Accommodation: Quad Sharing
Price from Islamabad: 26,,000/- PKR (Per person)
We will close registrations on 15th October
Couple Charges: 62,000/-
Early Bird Discount of 2000 PKR will be available on registering before 5th October
Arrangements could be done for the people from other cities
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Welcome to Pakistan’s capital city. Translating as ‘City of Islam’, With a welcome meeting at your departure point from where our journey will be started towards the North of Pakistan.
-It’s a road travel of almost 16 hours from Islamabad through upper Kaghan Valley in Mansehra province of Pakistan which lies in KPK province, traveling on one of the most Scenic paths of north – the famous naran & Batakundi – Our stay will be in Gilgit
About our first day destination: Gilgit is the capital city of Gilgit Baltistan. Located in a broad valley near the meeting of the Gilgit River and Hunza River, serving as a hub for trekking and mountaineering expeditions in the Karakoram Mountain range.
Gilgit was once a major centre for Buddhism; it was an important stop on the ancient Silk Road. The city's economic activity is mainly focused on agriculture, with wheat, maize, and barley as the mainly-produced crops
City's ancient name was Sargin, later to be known as Gilit, and it is still referred to as Gilit or Sargin-Gilit by the local people.
Hotel Stay - Gilgit/Chilas
Islamabad - Meeting at departure point
Longest travel of a tour
We’ll leave early morning from hotel after breakfast for Gulmit; todays’ stop is Gulmit, we’ll get several opportunities to stop and take in views of different mountains, as well as the point where the Karakoram, Hindu Kush and Himalaya Mountain ranges all meet.
Gulmit, a small town surrounded by mountains and glaciers. This is also known as the valley of flowers – drive of around 5 hours from Gilgit valley, this is an achingly beautiful part of the journey and there’ll be an opportunity to stop at Attabad lake & the suspension bridge in the village hussaini
Hotel Stay - Gulmit
Drive on Karakurm Highway (8th wonder)
Mountain junction point
Spend the day soaking up the atmosphere in Gulmit. Take a walk around the remote village and visit a carpet-weaving centre run by the local women, which operates in one of the oldest traditional houses. You’ll also trek out to the ruins of Ondra Fort, a walk of approximately three kilometres. The fort sits atop a rocky outcrop above Gulmit and would’ve commanded views of several strategically important passes in the area. It’s believed to have been built in the 16th century by a ruler named Qutlug Baig, there are phenomenal views of both the valley and the surrounding peaks.
Hotel stay - Gulmit
Local musical performance
Ondra Fort ruins
Women-run carpet weaving center
This day early morning breakfast & drive towards Hunza, we’ll visit fort (Altit/Baltit) and also the famous market in Karimabad, the commercial hub and capital of the Hunza region.
About the place: Hunza is a mountainous valley known for its hospitality and manners – Has an elevation of 7,999 fts, consist on three regions: Upper, central and lower hunza, one of the most exotic places in Pakistan. Several high peaks rise above 7,000 meters in the surroundings of Hunza Valley.
Hotel Stay - Karimabad
This is the second Last day, we’ll start moving towards the capital today, our destination for today is Batakundi & it’s a long travel we recommend you to take out your neck pillows & refresh your playlist for this long journey, with a stopover at Rakaposhi view point for a meal
Rakaposhi: It is situated in the middle of the Bagrote valley, Nagar valley and danyor, approximately 62 mi. north of the city of Gilgit.
Rakaposhi, is in KK range & it means "Snow Covered" in the local language.
Hotel Stay - Naran/Batakundi
Rakaposhi view point
Last day also has a long travel, by bypassing Naran we’ll be reaching Islamabad at night – this will bring your tour to the end.
6 Breakfasts, 6 Dinners
Transport, Fueling & all road expenses:
HSC Approved vehicle (Hi-roof/Coaster)
Hotels (5 nights)
Never miss out on things you need to make your trip better:
Checklist of Mandatory Items:
-Trekking shoe/grip jogger
-2/3 woollen socks
100% advance payment should be submitted to book your seat. No seat is reserved or booked without paying the advance payment.
Limited Seats, will be allotted on First come, first serve basis.
Cancellation and Refund policy:
Tour’s cancellations received 10 days (or more) of departure will incur a penalty of 10% per person.
Cancellations received within 8 days of departure will incur a penalty of 25% per person.
Cancellations received within 5 days of departure will incur a penalty of 50% per person.
Cancellations received within 3 days of departure will incur a penalty of 100% per person.
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