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Rising at 4735 meters above sea level in Upper Hunza, the Shimshal Pass is located on the crunch between the Indus River and Tarim River basins. The pass takes you to the Shimshal Braldu River valley on the edge of the lesser-known and traveled Pakistan-China border.
The venture is an ultimate challenge for the passionate trekkers. Nature comes into full play as you trek through Minglik Sar
Minglig Sar (6050m) is located in the Shimshal pass in Hunza neighboring the Chinese southern most mountain range Kun Lun. Shimshal Lake sits at the base of the mountain near the Shimshal Pass(4735m).
On this trek we will take you for the ascent of a 6,050 m trekking Peak. It is an easy trekking peak does not required technical things just to needs to travel the team in roped. It is one day climb normally with 1500M ascent and 1500 descent. It is safe an easy trekking, this is a popular and easy to access 6000M peak. To climb this peak you need snow shoes, gaiters, harness and rope for.
Stunning wild and urban scenery
Spectacular mountainous trek
Altitude: Pass (4735m) and Mingilik Sar (6050M)
Start/finish: Shimshal village
Group normally consist of 10-12 persons
Travel by private air-conditioned vehicle
- 09 Breakfast
- 11 Dinners
- 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.
- Fort or any type of Tickets
- Laundry, beverages & phone calls or other expenses of personal nature
- 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
Arrive Islamabad airport and transfer to hotel
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Drive to Karimabad 6-7hrs. 220 km, overnight at Hotel
Drive to Shimshal 4-5hrs 3000m, overnight in Hotel
Trek to Furizin 6-7hrs 3365m , overnight in tents
Trek to Arbab Parian 3931m, overnight in tents
Trek to Shuijerab 4350m, overnight in tents
Trek to Minglik Sar BC after crossing Shimshal Pass 4735m
Two days for climbing Minglik Sar 6050m
Trek down to Shjujerab. Overnight in tents
Trek down to Aurbab Peryain. Overnight in tents
Trek down to Shimshal village. Overnight in Hotel
Drive back to Gilgit, overnight at hotel
Drive to Naran via Babusar Pass (4173m) 9-10hrs
Drive to Islamabad 6/7 hrs (239.2 km)
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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.