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BILAMIK LA, SKARDU

July 2018

USD     1,800
GBP     1,331
EUR     1,504
DHM    6,600
PKR     200,000

Register by 30 April

to avail these prices, surcharge of $150 on May reservations and $250 subsequently

Price includes return ticket from Islamabad to Skardu, but any other flights are not.

The British Backpacker Society has ranked Pakistan No.1 out of 20 World Adventure Travel Destinations.

Pakistan is blessed; it is the world’s most glaciated space outside the polar region, it has four of the world’s fourteen highest peaks across the world’s three greatest mountain ranges Hindu Kush, Himalayas and Karakoram that come together near Gilgit. It is where the Asian and Eurasian tectonic plates collided; it is the birthplace of Asia’s major religions, has ancient forests, flora and fauna, high alpine wetlands and is also home to the most unique and endangered animal species of our world.

The remote valleys and majestic mountains offer some breathtaking views that will permeate the cloisters of your memory and inspire for a lifetime. We offer structured experiential learning programs to engage with local communities, undertake wild life conservation projects and research opportunities on water bodies, forests and other habitats.

Samuel Joynson (26) said Pakistan was chosen in top spot, because it was “home to some of the world’s friendliest and most hospitable people, and offers some of the world’s most dramatic mountain scenery.”

Adam Sloper (25) said that the country’s Karakoram Highway was probably the most special road trip on the globe. “It links Islamabad with the mythical Hunza Valley … through peaks, valleys and glaciers so dramatic that your camera will inevitably run out of film. If you love mountains, there is just nowhere on earth like it,” he said.

Source: Lonely Planet

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Security

Our team of well armed and connected SSG commandos will ensure that you’re secure and well looked after.

Equipment

Gadgets like GPS navigation, binoculars, spotting scopes, rafts, canoes, life jackets & rock/ice climbing equipment will be provided.

First Aid

Preliminary emergency planning is done for medical emergencies. We provide basic first-aid facilities and essential medical equipment like stretcher, SPO2 meters and oxygen.

Food

Fresh meals will be served wherever possible. Canned food options are utilized to avoid any health hazards.
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Porters

For trekkers, the trail can be hard, the air thin, and the gear heavy. Porters are hired to help transport personal and camp gear, they also act as local guides.
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Culture

Immerse in the ancient culture of Gilgit Baltistan, and experience living with locals in their homes. Enjoy local musical performances with breathtaking views & bonfire in the wilderness.

Transport

We travel in convoys which include luxury minivans, custom and local jeeps.

Satellite

Connect with your family even from the most remote corners through our satellite phones.
Chrages apply
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Camp

Enjoy camping at high altitudes as we transport and provide tents, sleeping bags, closed cell mattresses, kitchen, mess and portable toilets.

Day 1

11:00 Coaster departs from LHR to ISB
17:00 Flight  departs from KHI to ISB
19:00 Consolidate team at Dignosco Islamabad followed by breifing 
21:00 Dinner and night stay at Chateau Royal ISB

Day 2

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06:00  Flight Departs form Islamabad to Skardu
10:00  Departure for Deosai National Park
14:00  Lunch at camp followed by map reading & navigation session
16:00  Wildlife & nature Photography workshop
17:00  GPS navigation exercise
20:00  Dinner & night stay at campsite

Day 3

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05:00 Breakfast and departure for mapping and habitat analysis of Brown Bear in groups
14:00 Lunch and departure for Sheosar Lake
20:00 Dinner & bonfire with local music at campsite

Day 4

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08:00 Breakfast & Departure for Skardu K2 Motel (PTDC)
14:00 Lunch at bazar and departure for Kharpocho fort 
16:00 Visit Carving rocks
20:00 Dinner & night stay at hotel

Day 5

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12:00 Lunch & departure for Thorche  
18:00 Arrival at Bloqbushal campsite
20:00 Dinner and night stay at campsite 1

Day 6

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07:00 Breakfast & departure for Witar
13:00 Lunch en route
16:00 Camp setup followed by map reading and use of GPS session
20:00 Dinner and night stay at campsite 2

Day 7

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07:00 Breakfast & departure for Ali Yar
13:00 Lunch en route
16:00 Camp at Ali Yar
20:00 Dinner followed by stargazing

Day 8

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07:00 Breakfast and departure for Bilamik La      
14:00 Lunch en route
17:00 Arrival at Witar camp
20:00 Dinner and night stay at campsite

Day 9

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07:00 Breakfast and departure for Bloqbushal           
13:00 Lunch, depart for Skardu
16:00 Check-in at Shangrila Resort
20:00 Dinner followed by bonfire with local music

Day 10

12:00 Flight departs for Islamabad
14:00 Lunch depart for Lahore
16:00 Flight departs for Karachi
For Contact
Ataur Rahman
+92 301 8588860
Abrar rahman
+92 334 4351850
rizwan javed
+92 301 8379777