FAIRY MEADOWS NANGA PARBAT BASE CAMP TREK
15Nights / 16Days
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Fairy Meadows Nanga Parbat Basecamp Trek is the famous tourist spot. Most of domestic and foreign tourist visit this beautiful place.
Day 01: Islamabad Arrival
Arrive at Islamabad International Airport. Meet, assist & transfer to the hotel. AM at leisure. PM Islamabad city tour. Our sightseeing tour will start from, Faisal Mosque, Shakar Parian & National monument with a trip to Damn-e-Koh, to catch an eye bird view of the twin cities. Overnight at the hotel in Rawalpindi/Islamabad. (No meals).
Day 02: Islamabad – Chilas
Chilas was on the ancient caravan track over the Babusar Pass into India and on the Indus trail of Besham, and many rock engravings / impressions were left by travelers in this area. Chilas is standing under the shadow of world famous Killer Mountain Nanga Parbat. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03: Fairy Meadows Nanga Parbat BaseCamp Trek Chilas – Tato – Fairy Meadows
From Raikot Bridge drive up to Tato by Wheely jeeps because on this road no other vehicles are allowed, but you can take your own vehicle after a payment at Riakot Bridge & Trek to Fairy Meadows. The sharp and difficult slope on a rocky track will lead us to a small settlement of Tato which is comprised of a small number of soil lofts scattered around. This village is colonized by the straight and fierce yet but very hospitable. The established base camp of Nanga Parbat, known as Fairy Meadows. The local people think that this stunning place is a residence of fairies and ghosts. The lush green plateau presents some of the most spectacular sights one can ever witness. Overnight in Huts/Tents.
Day 04: Fairy Meadows
Full Day Leisure at Fairy Meadows, today you are free and do what you want, because your are now in a place most of the people want to be, i suggest you trek towards Nanga Parbat BC. But you need to be very careful while going towards BC. However i love hiking. After that you can take a horse ride at fairy meadows. There are many reasons to fly a drone at fairy meadows. Above all, it keeps your tour more memorable shooting the stunning video of the mountain. Overnight in Huts/Tents.
Day 05: Nanga Parbat Base Camp Excursion
Proceed to Nanga Parbat base camp excursion. This huge mountain is not a single peak but a series of ridges culminating in an ice crest 8,125 meters high – ranked ninth highest in the world and second in Pakistan after K-2. Early disasters on Nanga Parbat gave it the nick name Killer Mountain or Mangeur D ‘Homme. Twelve climbers and 18 sherpas had died there by 1937. The monster was finally conquered in 1953 by the German Expedition. Overnight in Huts/Tents.
Day 06: Fairy Meadows-Tato-Gilgit
Breakfast in the Tents. Drive down to Raikot Bridge and further drive to Gilgit. It will take about 5-6 hours.
Day 7: Gilgit
After breakfast visit Kargah Nalla and city tour. Today you have free time you can go for a city tour. In addition you can go to see gilgit polo match. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 8: Gilgit-Islamabad
Transfer to Gilgit airport for flight to Islamabad by PK-606 or PK-608 (Subject to weather flight). Transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel in Rawalpindi/Islamabad. or PM at leisure in Islamabad/Rawalpindi. Because northern areas flights depends on weather conditions (If flight cancels then, we will drive via Karakuram Highway to reach Islamabad on the way overnight stay in Besham). You can drive through Naran Kaghan but it also depends on the season. In summers you can use this route. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel. or Next day drive to Islamabad.
NOTE:- Confirmation of flight to/from Gilgit is subject to weather on provisional bookings and confirmation of seat is expected one day before. Confirmation depends on previous backlog.
Day 9: Islamabad
Drive to Islamabad via Taxila. Overnight at the hotel. Or Proceed to Taxila for day excursion. Overnight stay at the hotel in Rawalpindi/Islamabad. (Breakfast only).
Day 10: Islamabad
Transfer to Islamabad International Airport for your home bound flight.