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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,

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

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

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

Diamir, Gilgit,

Rupal

Duration
5 days

Distance
37km

Standard
easy

Season
June-October

Start/Finish
Tarashing

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
A quick, easy approach through lovely meadows leads to the base

Chumarkhan An
Ghizar,

Chumarkhan An

Duration
2 days

Distance
29Km

Standard
easy

Season
June-October

Start
Barsat

Finish
Chapali

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
This gentle pass leads through meadows and meanders along stream; it’s

Shimshal Village
Gojal,

Shimshal Village

Duration
5 days

Distance
62.8km

Standard
easy

Season
April-October

Start/Finish
Boi

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
no

Summary
Walk through a spectacular river gorge, past impossibly huge scree slopes

fairy meadows trek
Diamir, Gilgit,

Fairy Meadow

Duration
3 days

Distance
21Km

Standard
easy

Season
May-mid-October

Start/Finish
Jhel

Nearest Facilities
Fairy Meadow

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
no

Summary
Fairy Meadow offers easy access to an 8000m

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

Chitral,

Kasavir

Duration
2 Days

Distance
7km

Standard
Easy

Season
April-October

Start/Finish
Chaghbini

Zone and permit
Open, no permit

Public Transport
No

Summary
Easily accessible Kasavir, the location of the Mehtar’s former hunting lodge