Mountain Climbing in Pakistan

Home to the second highest mountain in the world, and the deadliest, Pakistan is a top mountain climbing location for seasoned mountaineers!

Take on a true mountaineering challenge and climb to the top of K2, the second-highest mountain in the world. Otherwise, try climbing Spantik, the world’s most accessible 7,000m peak, or some of the other high altitude mountains in the famous Karakoram range. Whichever your mountain of choice, make sure to go with a certified guide that can help you with logistics, keep you safe and show you the way. Browse from our selection of programs and enjoy an unforgettable mountain climbing adventure in Pakistan!

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There are many reasons for choosing Mountain Climbing in Pakistan

The Karakoram range is home to eight mountains that are over 7,500 m (24,600 ft), and to four that are over 8,000 m (26,000 ft). K2 is the highest of the range at an altitude of 8,611 m (28,251 ft), and Spantik, at 7,027 m (23,054 ft), is one of the most popular.


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Best time to visit

The best time to visit is during the Pakistani spring between March and May


Winter is cold and dry, spring is hot and dry, summer is rainy and monsoon season, and autumn is the retreating monsoon period

How to get there

You can fly direct to the main international airports in Islamabad, Lahore, and Karachi from main European cities and from New York. There are also other international airports in other Pakistani cities

More info about Mountain Climbing in Pakistan:

A mountain climbing adventure in Pakistan is not for everyone. The mountains of this stunning country are high and mighty, rugged and remote, beautiful and stern. Located mostly in the Karakoram Range, the mountains of Pakistan are towering giants that few dare to explore. However, although the infrastructure is bare, the base camps are easy to get to from the Karakoram Highway and there is less paperwork than that required to climb in other high altitude ranges. In fact, no paperwork at all is required to climb below 6500m. Additionally, mountain climbing in Pakistan is less expensive than in other more popular locations. Of course, going with a certified guide is a must for logistics and safety. Find a certified mountain guide on and start planning an unforgettable mountain climbing adventure in Pakistan

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