Nazir Sabir Expeditions

Leaders in Adventure Tourism

Great Trango Tower (6286m)

Range:             Karakoram
Altitude:          6286m
Zone:               Open
Duration:         45 Days
Best Time:        May - End September

The Great Trango Tower is one of the jagged granite needles and blocks of Trango Tower alongwith glimmering Trango Glacier situated in Baltoro region.

At the snout of the Baltoro Glacier the trail divides. We will take the left branch to the BC of Trango Tower. En-route we will enjoy spectacular views and gigantic mountain panorama including Paiyu Peak (6660m), Uli Biaho Tower (6417m), Liligo, Urdukas Peak, Gasherbrum IV (7925m), Mitre Peak (6025m) and etc. The amphitheatre provides an ideal venue to appreciate some of the most inspiring and unique mountain vistas in the world.

Trip Itinerary:

Day 01          Islamabad
Arrive Islamabad. Official briefing.

Day 02          Skardu/Chilas
                    Fly to Skardu. (Flight is subject to weather).
In case of cancellation of flight drive (10-12 hrs) by coach to Chilas (480 km) on Karakoram Highway.

Day 03          Chilas/Skardu
                    Day free at Skardu. If your are driving, complete road journey (07-08 hrs) to
                    Skardu (275 km) En-route has good view of Nanga Parbat (8125m).

Day 04          Askole (3000m)
By jeeps drive to Askole (6-7 hrs).

Day 05          Jhola (3200m)
Start 2-3 hours walk cross wasteland and traverse Biafo Glacier a tortured Ocean of moving
boulders and crevasses 2 km wide.

Day 06          Paiyu (3600m)
Start on a relatively easy trail for 3-4 hrs.

Day 07          Base Camp (4900m)
7-8 hours slightly easy walk, with spectacular views and gigantic mountain panorama, including Muztagh Tower, Gasherbrum IV, Mitre Peak and the mighty K-2.

Day 08-37      30 days for acclimatization and climbing.

Day 38           Trek back to Paiyu. Overnight at tent.

Day 39           Trek to Jhola.

Day 40           By jeeps drive to Askole (8-9 hrs).

Day 41           By jeeps drive to Skardu.

Day 42          Islamabad/Chilas
                    Fly to Islamabad (Subject to weather conditions).
In case of flight cancellation drive to Chilas. Overnight at hotel.

Day 43          Islamabad
Leisure day a Islamabad.
In case of driving, complete road journey from Chilas to Islamabad. Overnight at hotel.

Day 44          Islamabad
De-briefing. Overnight at hotel.

Day 45           Fly out. Transfer to airport for your return flight home.

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