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Nanga Parbat Base Camp trek in Pakistan

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A certified mountain guide will show you the way on this challenging and exhilarating Nanga Parbat Base Camp Trek that will also take you a bit higher and over the stunning Mazeno Pass. Discover the awe-inspiring scenery of Pakistan as you approach this stately giant and explore its different faces and terrains.

Private

Himalaya

15 Days

Apr - Jun, Sep - Nov

High

Intermediate


Highlights

* Enjoy an exciting mountaineering adventure in Pakistan.

* Explore the stunning Nanga Parbat peak and reach its base camp.

* Discover a remote and awe-inspiring location with a vibrant local culture.

Description

Nanga Parbat is one of the world's highest mountains, and set in a remote and awe-inspiring location in Pakistan. Join this amazing Nanga Parbat Base Camp Trek with Mazeno Pass variant and enjoy the mountaineering adventure of a lifetime!

At 8,126 m (26,660 ft), Nanga Parbat is the ninth highest mountain in the world, famous for its impressive Rupal Face, which is the highest mountain face in the world. Its Sanskrit name translates to "Naked Mountain" and climbing to the summit is so difficult and dangerous, that it has been nicknamed "Killer Mountain".  However, the Nanga Parbat base camp trek, which takes you to an altitude of 3,850 m (12,631 ft.), is a great way to discover this majestic peak safely (although difficult none the less). On this program, we will trek to the base camp and then over the Mazeno Pass at 5,377 m (17,641 ft.).

We will set off from Islamabad and drive down the famous Karakoram Highway to Chilas. From there, the following day, we will take a jeep to our trailhead at Trashing, which is 30km away from Astore and the start of the Rupal Valley. On the first stretch of our trek, we will explore the east face of Nanga Parbat until we reach its amazing ice wall. Then we will cross the Bazin Glacier until we arrive at Shaigiri, where we will enjoy stunning views of the south face. The next stretch of our adventure will involve crossing the Mazeno Pass, which will require technical mountaineering skills. Finally, we will explore the Loiba Meadows, head to Kachal and the Diamer Base Camp before returning.

On route, we will have the chance to explore glaciers, beautiful valleys, local villages, and sleep under deep starry night skies. Of course, we will spend many hours trekking and on some stretches, we will need to use crampons and do rope work. Therefore, it is important that you have a good fitness level and that you have technical mountaineering skills to join this trek. We will be there every step of the way to help and guide you.

So, are you ready for an unforgettable Nanga Parbat Base Camp Trek? Then contact us now and let's start planning this exciting adventure together!

Or, if you prefer, you can join us on this amazing Manglik Sar ascent in the Karakoram Range.

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Accommodation included

- Transportation start and back

- Transport during the trip

- Group porters

- Mountain guide expenses

- Lunch

- Dinner

- Camping equipment cooking utensils

Price details

. Accommodation: In good standard hotels on a full board/half twin basis in cities. During camping in international quality dome tents on twin sharing basis, with full board services.

2. Transportation: Air Conditioned transport in Islamabad and up to . 4×4 soft-top jeeps till trek head for members and equipment.

3. Meals: breakfast in Hotel and All meals during trekking and at the base camp.

4. Equipment: All camping & kitchen equipment will be provided during trekking and at the base camp.

5. Custom clearance: In Islamabad, we shall take care of the customs clearance procedure of equipment and we will store the equipment in our store till the arrival of the climbing team. The clearance fee is not included.

6. Briefing & De-briefing: We will assist you in briefing & de-briefing with the ministry of tourism and coordinate the matters with Government appointed Liaison officer.

7. Portage: All portage for the base camp food and camping equipment & for your personal gear (for high altitude equipment & high altitude food) weighing 100-Kg per person up to the base camp is included.

8. Supporting Staff: Qualified mountain guide, cook, cook helper will stay at the base camp with the group throughout the expedition to make sure the smooth conduct of the expedition.

Guarantee, for Helicopter rescue and pollution fee. (Fee not included)

Insurance, of porters, staff, Liaison officer.

Tips & portage & entrance fee at sites, hotels and at the airport.

9. Camping Services: Apart from complete kitchenette, we shall provide a Mess tent with folding tables & chairs, Toilet tent and two Pax dome tents for base camp.

Assistance, with foreigner’s registration office.

COST DOES NOT INCLUDE:

The royalty of the mountain & climbers insurance.

Any additional service not mentioned in the itinerary or above chart of services.

Any additional camping item as generators, satellite phone/fax or such accessories.

Payments and kits of Liaison officer & High altitude porters.

High altitude food, equipment, and porters.

Charges of the customs clearance process.

Government pollution fee.

Any domestic or international Air Fare.

Any delays or cancellations due to natural hazards like bad weather or landslides beyond the control of the land operators.

Helicopter charges in case of use for any purpose.

Doctors and medicines.

Any services and equipment above base camp.


FAQs

What are some recommended accommodations near our adventure location?

We understand that finding the perfect place to stay is an essential part of your adventure experience. To help you with this, we’ve curated a list of three highly recommended hotels that offer comfort, convenience, and a touch of local charm. These accommodations are well-suited for adventurers looking to relax and rejuvenate after an exciting day of exploration
Hotel Dar Es Salam Gulmarg India
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Hotel Hilltop Gulmarg India
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Hotel Khaleel Palace Gulmarg India
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About the guide

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Rock Valley

Tour Operator

Rock Valley Tours is a tour management company based in Lahore, Pakistan. We specialize in organizing tours, treks, hikes, hunting and climbing expeditions, team building and leadership trails all over Pakistan. Although we are experts in the Northern Areas of Pakistan, our footprint is spread over every nook and corner in Pakistan.

Pakistan has been nominated as the best adventure tourism destination in the world for the year 2020. We feel that the team we have assembled is best equipped to arrange and facilitate trips across the length and breadth of Pakistan.

Born and raised in the Karakorum region of Pakistan, our team has spent their childhoods crisscrossing the endless trails of these parts of the country. They have all been trained and certified to ensure that your experience is supreme and that safety remains paramount no matter what.

Pakistan welcomes you with open arms!

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