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Chitral

Chitral,

Lohigal An

Duration
4 days

Distance
47. 5km

Standard
moderate

Season
July-mid-September

Start
Madaglasht

Finish
Istor

Zone and Permit
Open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
Forested slopes, meadows, springs, wildflowers, friendly herders, big snowy

Chitral,

Owir An

Duration
3 days

Distance
15.7km

Standard
moderate

Season
mid-June-mid-September

Start
Shahguch

Finish
Mujhen

Zone and permit
Open, no permit

Public Transport
Yes

Summary
This popular and easily accessible trek crosses a ridge- top pass

Chitral,

Khot An

Duration
2 days

Distance
16. 2km

Standard
moderate

Season
June-mid-September

Start
Khot- Lasht

Finish
Dizg

Zone and Permit
restricted, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
Khot An is a gentle and panoramic pass that

Chitral,

Kachakani An

Duration
6 days

Distance
57. 5km

Standard
very demanding

Season
July- September

Start
Machiangaas

Finish
Sor Laspur

Nearest Town
Kalam

Zone and Permit
Open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
This trek through forested glades and

Chitral,

Tirich Mir Base Camp

Duration
6 days

Distance
58 km

Standard
demanding

Season
Mid-June-mid-September

Start/Finish
Shagrom

Zone and Permit
restricted, US$50 permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
Tirich Mir, the Hindu kush’s highest peak, rises above a

Chitral, Ghizar,

Karambar An and Darkot An

Duration
11 days

Distance
123.5km

Standard
demanding, technical

Season
July-September

Start
Bort

Finish
Darkot

Zone and Permit
restricted, US$50 permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
This trek ascends the glacially carved Karambar Valley across a

Chitral,

Broghil and Karambar An

Duration
10 days

Distance
125. 7km

Standard
moderate

Season
June-September

Start
Lasht

Finish
Bort

Zone and Permit
restricted, US$50 permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
An historic caravan route through Broghil’s lake- and peak- dotted

Gokhshal An and Dooni An
Chitral,

Gokhshal An and Dooni An

Duration
3 days

Distance
24.8km

Standard
Moderate

Season
July-September

Start
Chaghbini

Finish
Shaikhanandah

Zone and Permit
Open and restricted, no permit, toll tax

Public Transport
Finish only

Summary
A classic traverse of Chitral Gol

Chitral,

Other Treks in Chitral

The Following treks are all in an open zone, except where noted.
KALASHA VALLEYS
See Permits and Regulations in

Shah Jinali An
Chitral,

Shah Jinali An

Duration
4 days

Distance
39km

Standard
moderate

Season
Mid-June-mid-September

Start
Rua

Finish
Yashkist

Zone and Permit
restricted, No permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
Broad, rolling alpine meadows and sparkling streams offer open strolling through

Chitral,

Roghili Gol

Duration
4 days

Distance
27 .8km

Standard
moderate

Season
Mid-June-September

Start/Finish
Izghor

Zone and Permit
Open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
Trekking along clear streams through extensive cedar forest brings

Chitral,

Zani An

Duration
5½- 6 hours

Distance
12. 2km

Standard
easy

Season
Late April-October

Start
Uthool

Finish
Shagrom

Zone and Permit
restricted, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
Crossing the Zani An on the ridge above