Chitral-Kalash & Hunza Valley Tour – 13 Days
Chitral/Kalash & Hunza Valley Tour
Chitral & Hunza
Chitral Valley is known for its hospitality and if you get an opportunity to stay with traditional family in Chitral, it would be wonderful experience. Traditional hospitality is what you should not miss on your tour to Chitral. Cuisine and culture is what you enjoy on your tour to Chitral Valley. Chitral is the capital of the Chitral District, situated on the western bank of the Kunar River (also called Chitral River). The town is at the foot of Tirich Mir, the highest peak of the Hindu Kush, 25,289 ft (7,708 m) high.
Hunza is probably Pakistan’s most visited valley, by the tourists. It is a fairy tale land surrounded by beautiful rugged & snow capped mountains. Only at a distance of 100 Kms. from Gilgit Hunza is a small town on Karakorum Highway. At the altitude of 7000 – 8000 feet and is the first main town or stop if you are entering Pakistan from China.
The Central Hunza known as Karimabad is basically a town of just 6 villages. The first main village as you come from Gilgit on the main Karakorum Highway is Aliabad. There are spectacular views of Rakaposhi mountain (7788 meters), PTDC Motel Hunza and other small hotels are located on the main Karakorum highway here. Just above Aliabad on the hill are Altit and Baltit villages the heart of Hunza. There is a very interesting Bazaar and two Forts in Altit & Baltit Villages. The Baltit fort has recently been restored and converted into a guided museum.
Hunza is undoubtedly the Shangri-la of James Hilton’s novel The Lost Horizon. It is probably the most Photogenic point in the world. There are numerous tours and activities available in Hunza and one can find some options for bus/culture tours around.
- package is designed for 4 pax and more.
- May 01 to Oct 15 are the ideal timing for this tour.
- 25% payment is required to book this tour in advance.
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Starting Price: 860$
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