No. of Days: 12
Best Season: May to Oct
Mountain Range: Himalayas
This unique and exciting trip will take you through the enchanting Himalayan valleys of Kaghan although this valley is quite well known and visited by the many Tourists, but the visits are restricted to the places near the road. This trip will take you into the areas selds visited by the outsiders, and the only people you will find here are the Gujars who are nomadic tribes and use these valleys as their summer grazing pastures. They are sheep goat herders and earn their living by selling their animals and woolen handicrafts in the cities. Their way of life is very interesting to observe and during this trip you will be able to study their unique life style.
You trek on the trails used by these Gujar nomads’ shphereds through the lush green meadows, crossing the passes not higher then 4100 meters and we will camp on the clear snow fed lakes and explore the picturesque valley. There is an abundance of wild flowers in all these valleys during the summer months of July and August. The steams and lakes in the area teeming with brown trout and rainbows.
During the trek the ponies will carry all equipment and luggages, and our cooking stall will prepare you the delicious meals for you every day. You sleep on the comfortable two pers tents with facilities of kitchen, mess and toilet tents.
At the end of the trek you will be driving on the 4137 meters high Babusar pass and descent down to Chilas, which lies, on the bank of Indus River. Visit the ancient Rock carving of to 6th century A.D.
Trek up to the enchanting green pasture of Fairy Meadows, lies on the foot of North face of Nanga Parbat 8125 meters. Explore the scenic Fairy meadows covered with thick high altitude pine and birch forest. Day hike to the Base camp, offered the magnificent view of biggest mountain face in the world.