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The trip will take you to the trekking peak in the Shigar Valley. The name Khoser Gung in the Balti language means Ice Pumpkin. From the summit of this peak you can see all the 8000m peaks of Pakistan (including k2 and Nanga parbat)and all 7000m peaks.The glacier feeds the part of Shigar Valley situated on the left bank of Braldu River. Many supernatural myths and fairy tales are associated with the peaks by the local people. Technically it is an easy climb. However, crossing the ice which is mixed with little rocks presents intermediate difficulties. Ideal time for the expedition is July to october.
Stunning wild and urban scenery
Spectacular mountainous trek
Duration: 14 Days
Best Time: June – October
Guided Trekking tour
Group normally consist of 10-12 persons
Travel by private air-conditioned vehicle
- Air-conditioned and comfortable transport
- Different food menu
- Food & Stay of crew
- Hotel rooms (Neat & Clean)
- Letter of invitation
- Services of guide (English spoken)
- Toll taxes
- Air tickets
- Any item not mentioned above
- Extra expenses due to the acts of nature and political reasons etc.
- Medication, evacuation and rescue etc. in emergencies
- Personal insurance of clients.
- Porters (for carrying personal equipment of participant)
- Tea, Mineral water and Cold drinks expense
- Day 01
- Day 02
- Day 03
- Day 04
- Day 05-10
- Day 11
- Day 12
- Day 13
- Day 14
Fly to Skardu.
In case of cancellation of flight drive to Chilas 12-14 hrs (480 km).
Day free at Skardu.
If your are driving, complete road journey (07-08 hrs) to Skardu (275 km)
En-route has good view of Nanga Parbat (8125m).
Drive to koshumal and trek to BC (5-6h)
6 days for acclimatization and climbing
Trek back to Koshumal and drive to Skardu
Fly to Islamabad (Subject to weather conditions).
In case of flight cancellation drive to Chilas. Overnight hotel
Leisure day a Islamabad.
In case of driving, complete road journey from Chilas to Islamabad. Overnight hotel
Fly out. Transfer to airport for your return flight home
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Visa for Pakistan:
All nationalities require a full passport that must be valid for 6 months beyond the intended length of stay. We will provide you with a letter of invitation for visa process, It is your responsibility to have the correct personal documents and present it to Pakistani consulate or Pakistani embassy to obtain your own visa, if one is necessary, in accordance with the regulations of the country you are to visit. All nationalities should check with their travel agent or the relevant embassies. We are not responsible for the actions of local immigration and customs officials, whether at points of entry or otherwise and any subsequent effects.
Visa regulations can change without notice: please check the current regulations in good time to obtain a visa if one is required.
There are no mandatory vaccination requirements for this trip.
Recommended vaccinations for this trip are: Polio, Tetanus, Diphtheria, Typhoid, Hepatitis A.
The risk of malaria on this trip is slight, but you may wish to consult your GP or travel health clinic for further advice. Dengue fever and/or Chikungunya are known risks in places visited on this trip. Both are tropical viral diseases spread by daytime biting mosquitoes. There is currently no vaccine or prophylaxis available for either, and therefore the best form of prevention is to avoid being bitten. We recommend you take the usual precautions to avoid mosquito bites.
Travellers who intend to visit Pakistan for four weeks or more should be aware that proof of vaccination (an International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis - ICVP), given four weeks to twelve months before departure, may be required on exit. Failure to produce this documentation may result in vaccination on departure, most likely with oral polio vaccine.
Weather in Hunza during spring season is cold but pleasant at days and a very cold at nights.
The climate of Gilgit-Baltistan varies from region to region, surrounding mountain ranges creates sharp variations in weather. The eastern part has the moist zone of the western Himalayas, but going toward Karakoram and Hindu Kush, the climate dries considerably