Tour Type
Culture & Adventure Tours
Pakistan

10 Days Trip to Pakistan's Winter Wonderland

10 Days 9 Nights

Tour Details

Embark on a 10-day journey through Pakistan's northern gems, Hunza and Skardu, as they transform into a winter wonderland under a pristine blanket of snow. Marvel at the majestic peaks, explore ancient forts, and savor local flavors against the backdrop of frozen lakes. This winter expedition promises a seamless blend of cultural richness and breathtaking vistas, offering an unforgettable escape into the enchanting allure of Pakistan's snow-kissed northern areas.

Trip Route

Itinerary

Expand All
  1. Introduction

    10 Days Winter Trip (Nov-May) - Detailed Itinerary with Additional Insights:

  1. Day 1 Arrival in Islamabad

    Take a scenic flight to Islamabad, a city known for its rich cultural heritage and vibrant markets.
    Enjoy a warm welcome with pickup from the airport, followed by check-in at the hotel in Islamabad.
    Delight in a Welcome Dinner at Monal Restaurant, perched atop the Margalla Hills, offering panoramic views of the city lights.
    Immerse yourself in the capital's diverse culture before a comfortable night's stay.

  2. Day 2 Islamabad to Chillas

    Embark on an early morning departure, winding through the iconic Karakoram Highway, often dubbed the "Eighth Wonder of the World."
    Savor breakfast at Besham Ramada, a popular stopover with picturesque views of the surrounding hills.
    Make short but memorable stops at Dassu and the colossal Bhasha Dam, marveling at one of the world's highest dams.
    Indulge in a delicious dinner and unwind for the night in Chillas, surrounded by the grandeur of the Karakoram Range.

  3. Day 3 Chillas to Karimabad Hunza

    Start the day with a hearty breakfast before setting out to witness the awe-inspiring Nanga Parbat View Point, the world's ninth-highest mountain.
    Explore the convergence of the Karakoram, Himalayas, and Hindukush mountain ranges, a unique geographical marvel.
    Enjoy lunch with a view at the Rakaposhi Viewpoint, another of the world's highest peaks.
    Immerse yourself in the rich cultural tapestry of Karimabad Market, home to traditional handicrafts and souvenirs.
    Experience the delightful Cafe De Hunza, renowned for its delectable Walnut Cake.
    Conclude the day with a visit to the historic Baltit Fort before a comfortable night in Karimabad Hunza.

  4. Day 4 Exploring Hunza

    Begin the day with breakfast and a visit to Altit Fort & Royal Gardens, bearing witness to centuries of history.
    Discover the enchanting hues of the Miraculous Attabad Lake, formed after a landslide in 2010.
    Traverse the iconic Hussaini Bridge and marvel at the surreal Passu Cones.
    Relish the warmth of a bonfire, delicious dinner, and a cozy night's stay at the Passu Wood Land Resort, surrounded by breathtaking views.

  5. Day 5 Journey to Skardu

    After breakfast, embark on a picturesque journey to Skardu, a mesmerizing six-hour drive through snow-draped landscapes.
    Visit the ethereal Upper Kachura & Lower Kachura, known for their frozen beauty.
    Explore the pristine Soq Valley before settling in for dinner and a restful night in Skardu.

  6. Day 6 Bashoo Valley & Meadows in Skardu

    Enjoy a delightful breakfast in Skardu before an adventurous shift to 4/4 jeeps.
    Explore the enchanting Bashoo Valley & Meadows, renowned as one of Skardu's most captivating destinations.
    Return to Skardu for the night, sharing stories and experiences around a warm bonfire.

  7. Day 7 Shigar Valley Exploration

    Start the day with a delicious breakfast in Skardu.
    Embark on an exploration of Shigar Valley, home to the historic Bab-e-Shigar and the mesmerizing Cold Desert.
    Discover the rich heritage of Shigar Fort, a stunning architectural marvel.
    Conclude the day with a comfortable night's stay in Shigar.

  8. Day 8 Khaplu Adventure

    Savor a hearty breakfast in Shigar before a day of adventure.
    Witness the majestic Manthoka Waterfall, a powerful natural wonder.
    Explore the picturesque Khaplu Valley, visiting the iconic Khaplu Mosque and Fort.
    Reach the highest point of Khaplu, Thoqseekhar, for breathtaking panoramic views.
    Choose between a night stay in Khaplu or Skardu, surrounded by the tranquility of the mountains.

  9. Day 9 Return Journey to Chillas/Besham

    Enjoy a leisurely breakfast in Khaplu or Skardu.
    Begin the return journey towards Chillas/Besham, making a few stops along the scenic route.
    Arrive in Chillas in the evening for a peaceful night's stay, reminiscing about the unforgettable journey.

  10. Day 10 Return to Islamabad

    Start the day with a final breakfast in Chillas or Besham.
    Travel back to Islamabad, absorbing the mesmerizing landscapes once more.
    Safely drop off members at the airport, concluding the 10-day winter adventure through the stunning northern regions of Pakistan.

    This itinerary promises an immersive experience, combining natural wonders, cultural exploration, and adventure in the snow-clad beauty of Hunza and Skardu.

What's Included

Expand All
  • Durartion
    10 Days 9 Nights
  • Language

    ENGLISH

  • Includes

    Nothing Included

  • Not Included

    Airport pickup and drop-off

    Transport from Airport - Airport  

    Breakfast 🥞 

    Accommodation in Hotels and traditional guest houses  

    4/4 Jeeps wherever required during the Trip 

    Toll/Taxes/Fuel 

    Driver Expenses 

    Certified first-aid mountaineering captains

    Destination Pakistan welcome gift pack to our adventurers

    Letter of invitation (if required) 

    visa application assistance (if required)


Select a departure month
  • Upcoming departures
  • June 2024
Select The Travel Month
Upcoming departures
  • Saturday
    15 Jun, 2024
    Saturday
    22 Jun, 2024
    🌐 English
    $ 1000.00

Similar Tours Like This

Valuable Customers

Our Valuable Customers

Let’s Explore the World

Get Special Offers in Your Inbox