Batura Glacier Hunza Trek
Batura Glacier 57 kilometres (35 mi) long, is one of the largest and longest glaciers outside the polar regions. It lies in the Gojal region of Gilgit-Baltistan in Pakistan. It is just north of the massifs of Batura, at 7,795 metres (25,574 ft), and Passu, at 7,500 metres (24,600 ft). The glacier flows west to east. The lower portions can be described as a grey sea of rocks and gravelly moraine, bordered by a few summer villages and pastures with herds of sheep, goats, cows and yaks and where roses and juniper trees are common.
Day 01: Arrival Islamabad Upon Arrival transfer to the Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02: Islamabad – Chilas 10 – 12 hrs drive to Chilas on KKH from Islamabad. Overnight in hotel at Chilas.
Day 03: Chilas – K. Abad Hunza Drive to Gilgit and latter proceed to Karimabad Hunza.
Day 04: K. Abad – Passu Visit Altit and Baltit Forts. Afternoon drive to Passu
Day 05 Passu – Khunjerab Pass – Passu Proceed to highest Pass (4700 M) on KKH and back to Passu
Day 06: Passu – Yunz
Day 07: Yunz – Yashprit
Day 08: Yashprit – Kukhil
Day 09: Kukhil – Guchisham
Day 10: Rest at Guchisahm
Day 11: Potmahal – Yokprit – Passu
Day 13: Passu – Gilgit Drive back to Gilgit. Visit carved Buddha rock at Kargah
Day 14: Gilgit – Besham 10 hrs drive to Besham. Overnight stay in Besham.
Day 15: Besham – Islamabad Proceed your journey to Islamabad. 6 hrs
Day 16: Fly Home Abroad All the best for your onward journey.