Fairy Meadows Tour 2016
Fairy Meadows, named by German climbers and locally known as Joot, is a grassland near one of the base camp sites of the Nanga Parbat, located in Diamer District, Gilgit-Baltistan. At an altitude of about 3,300 meters above the sea level, it serves as the launching point for trekkers summiting on the Raikot face of the Nanga Parbat. In 1995, the Government of Pakistan declared Fairy Meadows a National Park. Fairy Meadows is the easiest trek in Pakistan where people from any age can go. We at Hunza Explorers organize tours to Fairy Meadows on fixed departure and on request basis.
(10 May 2015): Islamabad
Our guide and driver will pick you at the airport in Islamabad or Lahore and transfer to Hotel in Islamabad for overnight stay.
(11 May 2015): Islamabad – Chilas
Early morning drive to Chilas it takes approximately 10 hours to reach Chilas from Islamabad, This day we will drive on the Karakoram High, which is the highest paved international road in the world. It connects China and Pakistan across the Karakoram mountain range, through the Khunjerab Pass, at an altitude of 4,693-m/15,397 ft as confirmed by both SRTM and multiple GPS readings. Overnight at Chilas.
(12 May 2015): Chilas – Fairy Meadows
Departure for Fairy Meadows, we will transfer to the mountain jeep at Raikot Bridge for further drive to Tatto village on the narrow Jeep track. Arrive in Tatto village and start trek to Fairy Meadows, Arrive at Fairy Meadows in afternoon. Evening to walk around, overnight in huts.
(13 May 2015): Nanga Parbat Base Camp
Day excursion to Nanga Parbat base camp and back to the huts in Fairy Meadows. Overnight in huts
(14 May 2015): Fairy Meadows – Besham
Trek down to Tatto and tranrsafer to the jeeps for Raikot bridge, arrive at the jeep stop in Raikot and transfer to our cars and drive back on Karakorum Highway toward Islamabad, short stops en-route for photography, arrive in Besham and transfer to the hotel.
(15 May 2015): Besham – Islamabad
Departure for Islamabad, arrive and end of tour!
Departure date: 10 May 2015
End date: 15 May 2015
Start point: Islamabad
End point: Islamabad
No of days: 06
No of nights: 05
Service type: full board
Price per person: $600 USD