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Ghizar,

Asumbar Haghost

Duration
4 days

Distance
44. 7km

Standard
moderate

Season
June-September

Start
Asumbar

Finish
Dal Sandhi

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public and Transport
yes

Summary
This culturally and linguistically diverse trek through alpine meadows

Hunza, Nagar,

Barpu Glacier

Duration
6 days

Distance
41.9km

Standard
moderate

Season
Mid-June-October

Start/Finish
Hoper

Zone and Permits
open, no permit

Public Transport
no

Summary
Trails along the tree- lined upper glacier lead directly to

Hunza, Nagar,

Rush Phari

Duration
5 days

Distance
36.3km

Standard
demanding

Season
Mid-June-September

Start/Finish
Hoper

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
no

Summary
Incredible views of distant k2, Baintha Brak, the Hispar La

Hunza, Nagar,

Ultar

Duration
 2 days

Distance
6.2km

Standard
easy

Season
May-October

Start/Finish
Baltit

Nearest Village
Karimabad

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
This steep, but short, trek leads to a stunning glacial

Gojal,

Avdegar

Duration
2 days

Distance
13.4km

Standard
moderate

Season
May-October

Start/Finish
Passu

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
Being at lofty Avdegar gives the feeling of looking down at immense

Gojal,

Batura Glacier

Duration
5 days

Distance
64.6km

Standard
moderate

Season
June-October

Start/Finish
China Camp

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
The classic trek along a glant Karakoram glacier passes beneath

Gojal,

Lupgar Sar Base Camp

Duration
3 days

Distance
29km

Standard
moderate

Season
June-September

Start/Finish
Dũt

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
no

Summary
Shimshal’s oldest summer pastures with awesome views of 7000m peaks and

Baltistan,

Chogo Lungma Glacier

Duration
5 days

Distance
72.6km

Standard
demanding

Season
Mid-June-September

Start/Finish
Doko

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
Traditional Balti culture, flower-filled meadows and superb alpine scenery reward

Baltistan,

Burji La

Duration
3 days

Distance
39km

Standard
moderate

Season
Mid-June-mid-October

Start
Skardu

Finish
Ali Malik Mar

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
start only

Summary
Burji La combines tantalising views of the Baltoro

Baltistan,

Gondogoro La

Duration
15 days

Distance
114.9km

Standard
extreme, technical

Season
Late June-August

Start
Thungol

Finish
Hushe

Zone and Permit
restricted, US$50 permit

Public Transport
Finish only

Summary
This is on-the-edge trek crosses a high

Gojal,

Mai Dur Pass

Duration
8 days

Distance
80.4km

Standard
extreme, technical

Season
Mid-June-September

Start/ Finish
Shimshal village

Zone and permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
no

Summary
The rediscovered class high-altitude route across Mai Dur

Gojal,

Patundas

Duration 
3 days

Distance
21.8km

Standard
moderate, technical

Season
June-September

Start/Finish
Passu

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
The alpine ridge between the Passu and Batura glaciers called Patundas