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.

please note:-

  1. package is designed for 4 pax and more.
  2. May 01 to Oct 15 are the ideal timing for this tour.
  3. 25% payment is required to book this tour in advance.
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Services Included

  • Meet and assist upon arrival at airport
  • Accommodation on twin or double room
  • Meal plan on bed and breakfast basis
  • Air Conditioned transport throughout the trip
  • English speaking guide in Chitral and in Hunza Valley tour
  • Entrance fees to all visiting sites
  • Horse ride in Chitral and Hunza.

Services Excluded

  • Air Fare
  • Travel Insurance
  • Any expenses of personal nature
  • delay due to natural reasons
  • laundry
  • any expense not mentioned above.

Day 01: Islamabad

Arrival at the airport Islamabad, meet and assist by our guide and driver and will transfer to the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 02: Islamabad – Chitral

Departure for Chitral, today’s drive will be a day long travel (distancing 415 kilometres) but very exciting, en-route we will stop at the pashtun villages of lower and upper Dir, arrive and transfer to the hotel.

Day 03: Chitral – Bamboret Kalash valley

Departure for Kalash valley, arrive  and transfer to the hotel.

Day 04: Bumboret

Day to explore around the village and meet the Kalasha familes, in the evening back to the hotel.

Day 05: Bumboret – Rumbor Kalash valley

Drive to Rumbor, arrive and transfer to the guest house, rest of the day to explore the village and meet the Kalasha familes.

Day 06: Rumbor – Mustuj 

Departure for Mastuj, Arrival after four hours of splendid sceneries and transfer to the hotel overnight.

Day 07: Mustuj – Phander Valley

Early morning departure for phander valley via 3700m Shandur pass which is often called “Roof of the World” and famous for the free style polo game, arrive and transfer to the PTDC Motel.

Day 08: Phander Valley – Karimabad

Departure for Karimabad, stop en-rouet at Rakaposhi 7788m view point for lunch and photography, arrive and transfer to the hotel overnight.

Day 09: Karimabad

Day to visit Baltit Fort, Altit Fort, Kariamabd local bazzar and channel walk through Karimabad in the evening.

Day 10: Karimabad – Hopepr glacier – Duiker

Day excrusion to Hopper glacier, in the evening drive back to Duiker to see the sunset, later drive to the hotel Karimabad.

Day 11: Karimabad – Naran

Departure for Naran via Babu Sar top, enjoying and cmpleting a distance of 320 km and  arrive and transfer to the hotel for overnight. The nature is its best in the valley.

Day 12: Naran – Islamabad

The distance between Naran-Islamabad is 240 kilometeres and take 7 hours to reach the capital. The area from the begining is lush green mountains and valleys. We shall take a few brakes to relax and enjoy the cerene beauty and also for lunch. We will visit if the time allows to see the remains of Ghandhara Museum at Taxila and then we will reach to Islamabad in the next 40 minutes and transfer to hotel for overnight stay. 

Day 13: Islamabad – Fly to destination

Explore the Islamabad city visiting Faisal Mosque, Margala Hills, Shaker Pariya, Evening drive to the airport and fly to destination.

Hotel Category 3* star 4* star 5* star
Basic Rates 70 120 200
Dinner (X4) 40 60 70
Lunch (X3) 40 60 70
With Guide (03 days full days) 400 600 1000