WELCOME TO SUMMIT KARAKORAM

WINTER TOURS

WINTER TREK

SUMMIT KARAKORAM gives is an opportunity for the hikers and nature lovers to explore Nangma valley trek. The trail followed is Mingulo- Jourty- Nangma valley. The snow depth ranges from 3 feet in Amin Braq b.c – 2 feet in Mingulo broq. Though in winter Nangma valley is not newest we already organized trekking groups in winter and really enjoyed. In winter season SK also organizing Foreign instructors and people from Northern Areas of Pakistan used to come in Nangma Valley for Rock & Ice Climbing and Mountain Rescue Training to the local Sherpas, Climbers and Trekkers.

TRIP ITINERARY: 

DAYSDESTINATIONRESIDENCEALTITUDE
1Arrive Islamabad International airport & Transfer to Hotel
HOTEL512M
2Fly to Skardu via PK451 or Drive from Islamabad - Chilas (Flight subject to weather
HOTEL1265M
3Skardu city sightseeing Or drive from Chilas - Skardu
HOTEL2400M
4Drive From Skardu - Kanday
CAMPING2900M
5Trek from Kanday - Mingulo Broq
CAMPING3380M
6Trek from Mingulo Broq - Nangma valley - Amin Braq base camp
CAMPING3780M
7Trek Down from Aming Braq B.C - Sotolpa- Kanday village
CAMPING2900M
8Drive from Kanday - Khaplu - Skardu
HOTEL2400M
9Fly to Islamabad via PK452 or Drive from Skardu - Chilas
HOTEL1265M
10Islamabad sightseeing or Drive from Chilas - Islamabad
HOTEL512M
11Fly out to your own Destination (END OF OUR SERVICES
FLY OUTEN ROUTE


SERVICES INCLUDED

1. All Airport pick and drop

2. Both  way air fare between Islamabad ––Skardu - Islamabad.

3. Transportation briefing, debriefing and sightseeing.

4. Transportation between Islamabad  – chilas – Skardu - Kanday - Skardu.

5. Two nights’ Accommodation, twin bed room in Islamabad (bed & breakfast)

6. Two nights in Chilas Hotel with full board.

7. Two nights in Skardu with full board.

8. Local staff Wages, insurance, food and equipment.

9. Low porters to carry trekking foods, member personal to all mentioned places.

10. Way up 25kg each trekking members.

11. Way down 25kg each trekking members.

12. All trekking and base camp foods.

13. Comfortable members tent, Mess tent, Kitchen tent, , table, chairs & kitchen utensils.

14. Assistance for Reconfirmation of international flight tickets.

15. All Camping fees, road taxes & bridge crossing fee.

16. Low Porters Equipment’s.

17. Documentation fee

SERVICES NOT INCLUDED

1. Member international flight tickets 

2. Helicopter emergency rescue fees (refundable after deduction of U$D 300/- if not use, it is now US$15000/- 

3. Members any climbing gears 

4. Member personal insurance 

5. Sleeping bag and all personal expenses such as telephone calls, fax, email charges, liquor or soft drinks, 

6. Room service, gratuities for personal services, items of a purely personal nature

7. Custom clearing charges (import and export of equipment's) 

8. Any unforeseen expenses (just like road block extra hotel stay or if members stay more days at Base Camp) then members will be pay according to the numbers of days basses. 

09. Trekking members will come together. If any/some member split during the period then there extra expenses will be charged according to normal price


TREKKING & TOURS EQUIPMENT LIST. 

1.       1 Backpack with a carrying capacity of 60 to 70 L/ 15 -17 Gallons (a similar sized duffle bag or travel bag can be used as a substitute)

2.       1 Small backpack for day trips

3.       Sleeping bag (down or synthetic, down to 0 degrees, lightweight compression bag)

4.       1 Warm jacket or parka

5.       3 Pairs of outdoor pants (jeans are not recommended as they are difficult to dry out when wet)

6.       Warm sweaters

7.       2 - 4 Pairs of woolen socks

8.       T-shirts, shirts, hats or caps

9.       1 Set of warm underwear such as long underpants and long undershirts

10.   1 Pair of good hiking boots (make sure they are "broken-in")

11.   1 Pair of light shoes (runners or sneakers)

12.   1 Set of light rain gear such as a pant and jacket combination (1 Water bottle with a 1 litre capacity

13.   1 Pocket-knife or hunting knife

14.   1 Flashlight

15.   1 Pair of sun glasses (VERY IMPORTANT!)

16.   A supply of sun blocker or sunscreen lotion and Lip suncream (VERY IMPORTANT!)

17.   Personal medications

18.   Underwear, personal items, and toiletries

19.   1 pair of fleece pants

20.   1 wool or fleece hat

21.   Headlamp and Batteries (bring at least 2 spare sets)

22.   1 pair of Gore-Tex gaiters (heavy-duty, sized large enough to fit over plastic boots)

23.   1 pair of Gore-Tex shell gloves

OPTIONAL:

1.       Trekking poles (recommended)

2.       Thermarest sleeping pad

3.       Camera and film

4.       Journal and pens


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