General Information: The Northern Area is the most spectacular and fascinating region of Pakistan.It is here that the world’s three famous mountain ranges meet – the Himalayas, the Karakorams and the Hindukush. The whole Northern Pakistan has come to be known as a paradise for mountaineers, climbers, trekkers, hikers and anglers of the most famous “Trout fish”. Apart from its incomparable cluster of mountain peaks and glaciers. Baltistan’s five valleys – Shigar, Skardu, Khaplu, Rondu and Kharmang are noted for their luscious peaches, apricots, apples and pears.
Tour Type: Private Tour for Couples, Families or Group of Fellows or Friends .
Duration: 9Days & 8Nights
Visit Places: Shangrilla, Kachura lake, Deosai National Park, Sadpara Lake, Buddhsium Ston, Khaplu, Shigar Valley, Skardu Valley, Local Bazar Skardu, Kharpocho Fort,Khaplu Bazaar and Khaplu fort, Gilgit, Bridge Kargah Buddha, Monument of Taj Mughal Sher Qilla Singal,Gahkuch Valley, Naltar Valley, Naltar Lake, Hunza Valley, Rakaposhi Mountain, Karakorum Highway and Attabad Lake.
Destinations: Skardu,Shangrilla,Sadpara lake, Deosai, Khaplu and Shigar .
1st & 2nd overnight stay Hotel in Skardu.
3rd overnight stay at Khaplu.
4th overnight stay at shigar valley.
5th overnight stay at shangrilla.
6th & 7th overnight stay at gilgit.
8th overnight stay at Hunza.
Standard Tour - Standard Tour includes the Accommodation (3*-4* Star Hotel/Standard Rooms), Breakfast along with Good Condition Transport, (Cultus, Santro, Suzuki APV, Hi-Roof & Coaster) and Driver.
Delux Hotel - Deluxe Tour includes the Accommodation (3*-4* Star Hotel/Deluxe Rooms), Breakfast along with Deluxe Transport, (Corolla XLI, Corolla GLI, Corolla Sc Saloon, Honda City, Suzuki APV, Hi-Roof & Coaster (New Model) Fuel and Driver.
Royal Tour – Royal Tour includes the Accommodation (4*-5* Star Hotel/Executive Rooms), Breakfast along with Deluxe Transport, (Corolla XLI, Corolla GLI, Corolla Sc Saloon, Honda City, Suzuki APV, Hi-Roof & Coaster (New Model) and Driver.
The Services includes:
- Round trip from Islamabad air port to Skardu & Gilgit.
- If you want to avail the air ticket booking services for Skardu or Gilgit than it can be arranged as per your requirement, extra charges will be applicable.
- DELUXE Transportation along with parking and toll taxes will be provided by PakTrip.com.
- Transportation will be provided from Islamabad air port or Skardu. If you want to pick/drop from your desired city at you door step than extra mileage will be applicable.
2. Hotel Accommodation:
- 3*-5* star hotel as per the tour category.
- Rooms on twin sharing basis.
- Children: (3-10 years age) 50 % charges apply.
- Note: Children will share room with their parents.
- Infants: 0 to 3 years FREE….
3. Meals: (Breakfast)
- Meal (Breakfast) will be provided by PakTrip.com during hotel stay.
- Lunch & Dinner meals are not included.
- If you want to avail the Lunch & Dinner facility than it can be arranged as per your requirement, extra charges will be applicable.
- NET price of the tour (No Hidden Charges).
- 10% deposit to be made within 3 days at booking to confirm reservation.
- Remaining 90% payment at or before the tour departure (start).
Baltistan borders on the Chinese province of Xinjiang and Indian-occupied Kashmir.At an elevation of 1,454 metres lies the Gilgit Valley. The quaint little town of Gilgit has spectacular scenic beauty. Satpara Lake is one of the most picturesque lakes in Pakistan.Khaplu is a base for trekking.Shangrila Skardu Resort is an exclusive tourist destination constructed around lower Kachura lake in Skardu. The visitors to Hunza are overwhelmed by the rugged charm, the fragrant breeze singing through graceful Poplar trees and the velvet-like green carpet of wheat fields, set against the background of snow-covered mountains.
After check in you will visit of Local Bazar, Kharpocho Fort, & other places.
Deosai Park & Sadpara Lake:
About 8 km (5miles) north of skardu and 20 minutes by jeep lays sadpara Lake, surrounded by glacial mountains, which are mirrored in its crystal clear waters. The lake has a fairytale island in the middle.Deosai National Park is a wonderful summer escape. The park is not only about wildlife but also about stunning scenic views of the snow-clad mountains and streams. The park remains wrapped in the white sheet of snow from November to May. The park can be reached from Astore Valley in the west and skardu in the north.
Khaplu Visit the picturesque Bazaar of Khaplu and Khaplu fort. Khaplu is the starting point for most trekking and climbing expeditions. There is a Palace of Raja of Khaplu and remains of Thorsikhar Fort.
Shigar valley the gateway to the great mountain peaks of the Karakorum, Gasherbrum & K-2, is only 23 km away from Skardu via jeep road. Shigar valley’s gentle, irrigated slopes are filled with terraces of wheat, maize and barley. Its orchards of apricots, mulberries, peaches, plums, pears, apples and nuts are unique to Baltistan. There is the ex-Raja’s old Fort and Palace in the village .
Kachura Lake & shangrilla:
Kachura Lake.About 32 km (20 miles) from Skardu and 2 hours by jeep lies the shimmering peaceful deep Kachura Lake, teeming with brown trout. During spring many exotic and colorful flowers adorn its banks, while peach, apricot and apple trees are laden with blossoms in April. Later in the summer one can taste the apples, which are a particularly delicious variety. .
The quaint little town of Gilgit has spectacular scenic beauty.In gilgit visit Bridge Kargah Buddha, Monument of Taj Mughal Sher Qilla Singal.
This is the most fascinating & loveliest valley. Headquarter of Ghizer District – Ideal place for trekking, good fishing sports and duck shooting in season. Archaeological sites in village and a near by village Hatoon.
Naltar & Hunza Valley:
Naltar is probably one of the most spectacular excursions in Pakistan, for those who like a little bit of adventure. You drive along the side of mountains and the climb is quite steep .Hunza, offers an awe-inspiring view of Rakaposhi 7,788 metres. The snows of Rakaposhi glitter in the moonlight, producing an atmosphere at once ethereal and sublime. Attabad Lake is a lake in the Hunza Valley of northern Pakistan created in January 2010 by a landslide dam. The lake was formed due to a massive landslide at Attabad village in Gilgit-Baltistan,its also known as Hunza Lake.
Current Weather Condition in Skardu & Gilgit :
The maximum temperature of Gilgit in May is 33 C and the minimum 16 C and in September, maximum 28 C and minimum 11 C.The temperature of Hunza in May is maximum 27 C and minimum 14 C. The October temperature of Skardu is maximum 10 C and minimum 0 C.The maximum temperature is 27 C and minimum (October) 8 C.
- The above price includes:
- Hotel Accommodation on twin sharing basis
- Breakfast will be provided by Paktrip.com during Hotel stay.
- One Mattress per room for children (optional)
- AC/Non-AC Transportation for managed tours as per itinerary
- Jeep for managed tours as per itinerary if required
The above price does not include: Guide services Any other service not mentioned above Child Policy: Infants<3yrs are free. Children: 3 to 10 years age 50% charges apply. Child above 10 years will be treated as adult. The price does not include breakfast charges for children.
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