Pakistan is blessed with areas of matchless beauty andFairy Meadowsis the place which can be considered as one of the most beautiful innorthern mountain region. A hiking trip to thebase camp of Nanga Parbatfrom Fairy Meadows.
Fairy Meadows Tour Day 1:Islamabadndash; Besham ndash; Chilas(470km/1112hrs)
We depart early and drive to Bisham via Abbottabad and Mansehra.
After a short break at Bisham, we resume our drive on Karakoram Highway, along River Indus.
We will make photo stops at Shatial Rocks with ancient graffiti on it.
We reach Chillas or Boni Das and transfer to hotel for night stay.
Fairy Meadows TourDay 2:Chilas ndash; Raikot Bridgendash; Excursion
From Chillas we travel on towards Raikot Bridge.
We shall cross the Indus River at Raikot Bridge then will reach proceed toward Tato Village Via Jeep.
Start drive towards our destination, Fairy Meadows, which is a great but soft adventure.
Fairy Meadows is located at the base camp of Nanga Parbat 8125m, the lone giant of Himalayas and the second highest in Pakistan after K2 From the end of jeep track, it is a hike of about three hours to the legendary place Fairy meadows, which is truly named with unsurped views of Nanga Parbat.
At fairy Meadows tents or log cabins are available for accommodation.
Arrival, Lunch and overnight stay at Fairy Meadows Camps or Log Cabins.
Fairy Meadows TourDay 3:Fairy Meadows Nanga Parbat Base Camp
After breakfast, we will start hike towards Beyal Camp and then arrival at Nanga Parbat Base Camp.
A soft trek of two to three hours, walking through the dense pine forest and later through birch trees and along shallow streams, takes us to Beyal, a summer settlement of shepherds with stunning views of Nanga Parbat 8125m.
Optional hike to Nanga Parbat base camp crossing tails of glaciers with well identified track. At base camp, a monument had been erected in the memory of climbers died on the mountain.
After a packed cold picnic lunch at base camp, we will return to our campsite at Fairy Meadows and enjoy a unique and memorable night at the foot of Nanga Parbat and in the land of fairies with bonfireamp; Traditional Music.
Fairy Meadows TourDay 4:Fairy Meadowsndash; Raikot Bridge
After early morning breakfast we checkout and hike back towards Tato village where our jeeps await to take us to Raikot Bridge.
Upon reaching the bridge, we transfer to our vans and travel down along the KKH.
We will spend the night at Bisham.
Fairy Meadows TourDay 5:Raikot Bridge ndash; Chilas/Besham
From Bisham we resume our journey towards Islamabad ping through Mansehra, Abbottabad and Hevellian we will reach Islamabad at our designated drop off place.
Private Air Conditioned Transport as per itinerary
Vehicle Fuel amp; All Toll Taxes
Jeep for Fairy Meadows portion
Accommodation in standard hotels (Sharing Basis)
Daily Pakistani Breakfast
Guide for Complete Tour
Basic First Aid Kit
Late checkout, if different from standard checkout time
Personal insurance of clients/luggage
Porter for personal luggage
Meals other than breakfast
Laundry, beverages amp; phone calls or other expenses of personal nature
Extra expenses due to the acts of nature and political reasons etc.
Medical aid, evacuation or extra expenses in emergencies
Any item not mentioned above