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Hushey Valley Saraqsa Glacier Trek
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Islamabad-Skardu-Hunza-Hushey-Saraqsa–K7 Base Camp
(Karakoram Range) 12-14 Days-Easy
Mode of Travel:
Fly/Jeep/Trek-Motel/Camp



Saraqsa glacier in the Hushe valley is one of the most impressive areas for its unique landscape serene mountain views and its attractive flora faona in the Karakoram Range. Abundance of varieties of wild flower and different species of wild animal especially snow leopard, wolves, Ibex and foxes makes this area more attractive in the Hushe valley. Saraqsa Glacier is the home of K6 (7281m), K7 (6934m) and numerous high mountains above 6000m. K7's granite face is one of the world's largest. The area between Spangser and K7 base camp is a climber's paradise, with several 5000m peaks and number of unclimbed granite.


Trek Zone
Restricted
Best Season End of May-End of Sept
Maximum Altitude 4400m
Total camping nights 08
Total Hotel Nights 04
Trek Difficulty Easy
DAY 01 ISLAMABAD – SKARDU/CHILAS (2340m/by air/van)
DAY 02 CHILAS - SKARDU
DAY 03 SKARDU – HUSHEY (3250m/60 hrs drive by jeep)

TREKKING/CAMPING
DAY 04 HUSHEY – SHAYESCHO (3600m/4 hrs)
DAY 05 SHAYESCHO – SPANGSER (4000m/5 hrs)
DAY 06 SPANGSER – K-7 Base Camp (4400m/4 hrs)
DAY 07 K-7 BASE CAMP (free day for hiking and explore the area)
DAY 08 K-7 BASE CAMP – CHANKHIL (3 hrs)
DAY 09 CHANKHIL - SHAYCHO (2 hrs)
DAY 10
SHAYCHO – HUSHEY– SKARDU (4 hrs trek/6 hrs drive by jeep)

END OF TREKKING/CAMPING
DAY 11 SKARDU – ISLAMABAD/BISHAM (air/van, upon arrival de-briefing)
DAY 12 Transfer to the airport for onward flight to abroad





* Trip departures and detailed itineraries available upon request; all departures from Islamabad unless otherwise noted.
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Services Included:
Trekking fees and permit,
Assistance upon arrival/departure.
Briefing/Debriefing at Tourism Deportment.
Hotel accommodation with full board meals.
All meals during trek as per itinerary.
Porterage of 16 kg per person.
Road transfers between airport/hotel and within city as per itinerary.
Sleeping tents, mattresses, mess, kitchen and toilet tent with tables/field stools and camping ground fees.
Kitchen equipment, crockery, cutlery, fuel and related community gear.
Wages of English speaking guide, sardar, cook and assistant (s).
Insurance of our field staff and low altitude porters (except helicopter rescue).
Porterage at airports, hotels, toll taxes and parking fee etc.

A bottle of mineral water per person per day basis in cities.

Services Not Included:
International & domestic airfare, airport tax, excess baggage charges.
Sleeping bags, personal and climbing equipment of any kind high altitude food and oxygen.
Medications, ground evacuations and helicopter rescue charges of any kind.
Room services, laundry, beverages, phone/communication bills and items of personal nature.
Insurance liability of member (s) and other under force majeure conditions.
Any other service not mentioned in this condition sheet.

 
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