|Welcome to Islamabad. We’ll check into the hotel and try to explore the city, including the Lok Virsa Museum, Faisal Mosque, and Shah Allah Dita caves if we have time. Overnight stay in Islamabad.
|After a refreshing morning driving towards Taxila Museum and Dharmarajika Stupa, enjoy the sunset at Monal Islamabad and spend the night in Islamabad.
|A long day ahead, leaving Islamabad for Hunza Valley via Busrar Pass. Breathtaking scenery on the way and views of Mount Rakaposhi in Ghulmet Nagar. Overnight in Karimabad.
|After spending a beautiful morning in Hunza, we will leave for Gulmit valley. While at Gulmit, we will visit an ancient house, hike Ondra Poyga, and explore the local market. We will spend the night in Attabad.
|We will depart after breakfast to visit the Passu valley, including the Husssani suspension bridge, Borith lake, Passu glacier hike, and a traditional music performance in the evening. We will spend the night in Passu.
|We depart on 4×4 vehicles after breakfast for a journey to the Shimshal valley. We will take a valley walk and spend the night in Shimshal valley.
|Today, we will explore the beautiful Shimshal Valley, visit local schools and homes, and enjoy hiking in the valley. The hospitable people of Shimshal will make our stay a memorable one. We will spend the night in the Shimshal Valley.
|Put on your hiking boots and explore the beautiful walking trails of Shimshal. As you walk, take a moment to ponder the difficulties that locals once endured on journeys that lasted several days along paths that were even too treacherous for yaks. You’ll be rewarded with stunning panoramic views of mountains and valleys at every step you take. Don’t miss the mesmerizing sunset over the mountains and stay overnight at Shimshal valley to make the most of your experience.
|After having breakfast with the people of Shimshal, you will say goodbye to the friendly Shimshal community and travel back to Passu through a 4WD vehicle. During the journey, you will have the opportunity to explore the ancient Silk Road settlement of Ganish, which has been acknowledged by UNESCO for its cultural preservation efforts. Later in the evening, you will venture into Karimabad, the commercial hub and capital of Hunza, where you can stroll through the local market. You will spend the night in Karimabad.
|After enjoying a beautiful morning in Karimabad, we are planning to visit the Altit/Baltit ancient Fort. Later in the day, we will take a sunset stroll to Eagle’s Nest, where you can witness an unforgettable vista of surrounding mountains including Rakaposhi, Ultar, Bublimotin, and Spantik on clear days. We will be spending the night in Hunza.
|Leave Hunza in the early morning and head to Gilgit for a flight back to Islamabad. Continue the journey to Lahore and visit Katas Raj temple before staying overnight in Lahore.
|It’s early morning in Lahore and I’m planning to visit the Lahore Museum, Bagh e Jinnah, Anarkali, and Liberty Market. Stay overnight in Lahore.
|After having a traditional breakfast in Lahore, we will start our day by visiting Jahangir’s tomb and the Shalimar Gardens. We will end the day by attending the flag ceremony at the Wagah border. Overnight stay in Lahore.
|Your final day in Lahore will be spent visiting famous landmarks such as the Walled City, Shahi Hamam, Tomb of Allama Iqbal, Badshahi Masjid, Wazir Khan Mosque, and Azam Cloth Market.
|Our adventure concluded in Pakistan today. Time foe the next adventure. Fly back home.
Tour Highlights: ISLAMABAD-HUNZA-SHIMSHAL VALLEY-LAHORE
Explore the hidden gems of Pakistan’s Hunza Valley
Explore a captivating 15-day journey through an ancient land, starting in Islamabad and venturing north to the rarely explored Hunza Valley. Encounter the untamed beauty of nature with majestic peaks, alpine lakes, and glaciers. Trek amidst ancient fortifications in rural villages, discovering the balance between tradition and modern innovations for local prosperity. Conclude your expedition in Lahore, a resilient city that has withstood the test of time, preserving the captivating culture that defines Pakistan’s allure.
Hidden Gems Of Pakistan
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