K2 Broad Peak Winter Expedition 2019 / 2020 Fixed departure December 5, 2019 SKITCH ITINERARY 90 DAYS ISLAMABAD TO BACK ISLAMABAD ITINERARY Note :- Although we try to adhere to the schedule listed below, this itinerary is subject to change due to numerous reasons beyond our control such as bad weather, cancelled or delayed […]
K2 Broad Peak Winter Expedition 2019 / 2020
Fixed departure December 5, 2019
90 DAYS ISLAMABAD TO BACK ISLAMABAD
Note :- Although we try to adhere to the schedule listed below, this itinerary is subject to change due to numerous reasons beyond our control such as bad weather, cancelled or delayed flights, road washouts, vehicle breakdowns, accidents, sickness, govt. restrictions, & all other unforeseen exigencies.
Upon arrival met and transfer to your hotel/Guest House in Islamabad. After a short rest drive to Alpine Club of Pakistan to complete the necessary formalities.
The best option with the mountaineering expedition is drive by road, if clients want to fly to Skardu, we will organize a flight to Skardu (only one way flight is included in our package) if unable to fly, same day we will drive to Skardu 2300m, spending a night in Chilas. Please be remembering domestic flight weight limit is 20 kg per person.
Emergency day in case, flight does not operate on day 03 this day will be use to transfer the members by road from Chilas to Skardu. Total drive time from Islamabad to Skardu is 22-24 hours.
Day at leisure. while staff will make final arrangement for the expedition.
Embark jeeps for a full day ride on a winding jeep trail to Askole 3050m –
Today we leave the last inhabited village. For the remaining portion of our journey we rely on our porters who carry our food and equipment’s and sustain our expedition.
Trek to the Dumurdo river cross at Jhula,
Resume trek along the Braldu River to a green Oasis under the shadows of Paiju Peak 6611 M.
Rest & acclimatization day at Piaju. Overnight in tents. All meals served by camp staff.
Begin trek after an early breakfast. Traverse the junction of Paiju – Baltoro Glaciers through crevasses & lunch below Liligo, the traditional camp under the muddy cliffs with fine views of rock spires. Cross the Khuburse torrent early morning and ramble over two glacier moraines to reach the grassy slopes of Urdukas
Day 12 URDUKAS -TO- GORO
A long walk on the icy Baltoro Glacier to Goro.
Day 13 GORO TO CONCORDIA
After an early breakfast, resume a long walk on the Baltoro Glacier to a point called Concordia
Final day of trek to K2 base. A 4-6 hrs trek will bring you to the base camp of K2.
66 days of non-guided climb will start from today. During the climbing period our staff will be at base camp to help and assist you.
After an early breakfast leave the Gasherbrum base camp for Ali Camp.
Day 83 ALI CAMP -CROSS GONDOGORO PASS- KHUSPANG
A very early start as early as 2 or 3 O’clock does in the morning to cross the Gondogoro la to reach Khuspang.
After a couple of minutes of easy walk we will comes onto the glacier. You pick your way across moving boulders and ice, finally crossing the glacier up to the camping site to reach Dalsangpa, Continue your trek along the path goes down hill to the summer settlement called Shaicho.
After breakfast continue your walk along the Hushey river on a easy path. Upon arrival camp near the fields in Hushey village.
AM : Embark jeeps for a full day ride on a winding jeep trail to Skardu. Upon arrival transfer to your chosen hotel. All meals included.
Early in the morning fly to Islamabad, if unable to fly same day drive to Gilgit. Overnight hotel.
Upon arrival transfer to your hotel in Rawalpindi. Evening sightseeing.
If unable to fly on day 62. this day will be use to transfer from Gilgit to Islamabad by road.
De-briefing at Ministry of Tourism Islamabad. Evening free
Transfer to airport for your onward flight to abroad.
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