Hunza is a mountainous valley in the Gilgit–Baltistan region of Pakistan. The Hunza is situated north/west of the Hunza River, at an elevation of around 2,500 meters (8,200 ft). The territory of Hunza is about 7,900 square kilometers (3,100 sq mi). Aliabad is the main town while Baltit is a popular tourist destination because of the spectacular scenery of the surrounding mountains like Ultar Sar, Rakaposhi, Bojahagur Duanasir II, Ghent Peak, Hunza Peak, Passu Peak, Diran Peak and Bublimotin (Ladyfinger Peak), all 6,000 meters (19,685 ft) or higher.

Khunjerab Pass (elevation 4,693 meters or 15,397 feet) is a high mountain pass in the Karakoram Mountains in a strategic position on the northern border of Pakistan’s Gilgit–Baltistan Hunza – Nagar District on the southwest border of the Xinjiang region of China. Its name is derived from Wakhi ‘Khun’ means Home and ‘Jerav’ means spring water/water falling.

Passu is a small village on the Karakoram Highway, beside the Hunza River, some 15 kilometers from Gulmit, the Tehsil headquarters of Gojal in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan, and about 150 km upriver from Gilgit. It lies very near the tongue of the Passu Glacier, and just south of the tongue of the Batura Glacier. The latter is the fifth-longest non-polar glacier in the world at 56 km and reaches very near to the highway. Tupopdan, 6,106 meters (20,033 ft), also known as “Passu Cones” or “Passu Cathedral”, lies to the north of the village; it is the most photographed peak of the region. Borith Lake is a lake in the Gilgit–Baltistan, Pakistan. Borith is a hamlet in the surroundings of the Borith Lake to the northwest of Husseini, a village near Gulmit, Gojal, in the upper Hunza. The altitude of Borith is roughly 2,600 m (8,500 feet) above sea level.

Gulmit is the headquarters of the Gojal Tehsil, in the upper Hunza region of the Gilgit territory in the Gilgit Baltistan region of Pakistan. Gulmit is a centuries-old historic town, with mountains, peaks, and glaciers. It is a tourist spot and has many hotels, shops, and a museum. Its altitude is 2408 m (7900 ft) above the Arabian Sea level. Small hamlets consist of Kamaris, Odver, Dalgiram, Laksh, Kalha, Shawaran, Khor Lakhsh, Chamangul, and Goze. Gulmit is also a Turkish or Iranian word which means “the valley of flowers”.

Sust or Sost is a village in Gojal, Upper Hunza, Gilgit–Baltistan, Pakistan. It is the last town inside Pakistan on the Karakoram Highway before the Chinese border. A town is an important place on the highway for all passenger and cargo transport because all traffic crossing the Pakistan-China border passes through this town; the Pakistani immigration customs departments are based here. Pakistan and China have opened the border for trade and tourism at Khunjerab.

Minapin Valley is Starting valley of Nagar Gilgit northern areas Pakistan.it is situated in front of Nagar River. Minapin has its own pasture at the upper part of Minapin .wood is enough for household use and to sell. Minapin people lead a prosperous life because of their natural resources.

Naran is a medium-sized town in upper Kaghan Valley in Mansehra District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located 119 kilometers (74 mi) from Mansehra city at the altitude of 2,409 meters (7,904 ft). It is located 70 kilometers (43 mi) from Babusar Top.

Babusar Pass or Babusar Top  (elevation 4,173 meters or 13,691 feet) is a mountain pass at the north of the 150 km. (93 miles) long Kaghan Valley connecting it via the Thak Nala with Chilas on the Karakoram Highway (KKH). It is the highest point in the babusar valley that can be easily accessed by cars. Babusar Pass connects Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with Gilgit Baltistan province of Pakistan.

START TIMELahore, Islamabad
Departure TIMELahore at 10:30 pm and Islamabad 3:30 am
Return TimeIslamabad at 8:00 pm and Lahore 1:00 am
INCLUDED
Travel through private air conditioned vehicleQuality Meals (5 BF + 5D)
4 night’s hotel stays on 3/4 pax sharingProfessional Guide
All tolls and taxesLocal Music Arrangement (1)Basic First Aid
NOT INCLUDED
Extras at hotels like hot / soft drinks
Fort entry tickets and Boating Charges
Personal Nature ExpensesAny item not mentioned in services inclusive section

 

Day 0

Fri, 19 July 2019

Departure from Lahore 10:30 pm and travel via motorway.
Day 1

Sat, 20 July 2019

Pick Islamabad members at 3:00 am
Breakfast at Balakot 10:00 am and continue journey
Short stay in Naran , Lulusar Lake and Babusar Pass
Arrival in Chilas 5:00 pm and transfer to hotel
Dinner 8:00 pm
Overnight stay in Chilas
(Grace Continental or Similar)
Day 2

Sun, 21 July 2019

Breakfast 7:00 am
Departure from Chilas 8:00 am (Sharp)
Short stay in Nanga Parbat View Point, Mountain Junction Point
Arrival in Hunza 3:00 pm
Visit Altit fort & Royal Garden
Visit Baltit fort (If time allows, otherwise will visit on return)
Drive to hotel
Free time to visit Karimabad Bazar for shopping / local food
Dinner in hotel 9:00 pm
Overnight stay in Hunza, Karimabad
(Rainbow Hotel / Baltit Heritage / Baltit Home / or Similar)
Day 3

Mon, 22 July 2019

Breakfast 8:00 am
Visit Altit Fort and Royal Garden Hunza
Departure towards Khunjerab 11:00 am
Whole day trip to visit Ataabad Lake, Gulmit, Passu, Hussaini Bridge, Sost and Khunjerab Pass (Pak China Border)
Dinner 9:00 pm
Overnight stay in Hunza, Karimabad
(Rainbow Hotel / Baltit Heritage / Baltit Home / or Similar)
Day 4

Tue, 23 July 2019

Breakfast 8:00 am
Visit Baltit Fort and surroundings
Departure for Chilas 10:00 am
Stopovers at Rakaposhi viewpoint
Arrival in Chilas before the evening
Dinner 8:00 pm
Overnight stay in Chilas
(Grace Continental or Similar)
Day 5

Wed, 24 July 2019

-Breakfast 8:00 am
-Departure for Islamabad 9:00 am
-Travel via Babuar and Naran Rote
-Stopovers at Babusar, Lulusar Lake and Naran
-Lunch cm dinner in Mansehra / Abottabad 4:00 pm
-Arrival in Islamabad 8:00 pm
-Arrival in Lahore 1:00 am
-End of services
(+- 2/3 hours due to any uncertain situation)

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