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Pakistan Fortnite

ItineraryDay 1: KarachiStop At: TDF Ghar, Karachi, Sindh ProvinceTour of City with Cultural Diversity KarachiDuration: 14 hoursMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at hotelDay 2: KarachiStop At: Kund Malir Beach ResortPeaceful environment around beach and hills Kund Malir and Hingol National ParkDuration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at hotelDay 3: Enroute to IslamabadStop At: Cantt Railway Station KarachiEnroute to IslamabadDuration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Train sleeperDay 4: IslamabadStop At: Margalla Hills, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital TerritoryHiking at Margalla Hills,place famous for its nature-loving residents and scenic attractions Islamabad City TourDuration: 16 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at hotelDay 5: BeshamStop At: Taxila Historic Site, Taxila, Punjab ProvinceWorld Heritage Site Taxila MuseumDuration: 16 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at hotelDay 6: GilgitStop At: Kargah Buddha, Gilgit, Gilgit-BaltistanCarvings of Kargah BuddhaDuration: 16 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at hotelDay 7: HunzaStop At: Hunza Valley, Hunza, Gilgit-BaltistanIsland’s natural bounty Aliabad GardensDuration: 16 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at hotelDay 8: KarimabadStop At: KarimabadLeisure time over the green valleys in Karimabad, Hike to the Ultar Base Camp, Climb up to the Baltit FortDuration: 20 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at hotelDay 9: PassuStop At: Attabad lake, Hunza, Gilgit-BaltistanUnique blue color lake that is Attabad Lake, Power of nature and spot for climbing lover Passu Glacier Duration: 20 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at hotelDay 10: Gulmit ValleyStop At: Ondra Fort, Gulmit, Gilgit-BaltistanHistoric town Gulmit, walk to the handicrafts and cultural bazaarDuration: 16 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at hotelDay 11: SkarduStop At: Kharphocho Fort, Skardu, Gilgit-BaltistanKharpocho Fort, Nansoq Organic Village, Upper Kachura Lake, Lower Kachura, Shangrila ResortDuration: 20 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at hotelDay 12: DeosaiStop At: Deosai National Park, Skardu, Gilgit-BaltistanOld fort on rock Shigar Fort and Brown bears in Deosai National ParkDuration: 20 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at CampsDay 13: NaranStop At: Saif-ul-Muluk Lake, Naran, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa ProvinceMountainous Lake Saiful MulookDuration: 18 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at hotelDay 14: LahoreStop At: Lahore Fort, Lahore, Punjab ProvinceMughal City of Gardens LahoreDuration: 7 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • LunchAccommodation included: None

$1050.88 Cultural & Theme Tours

When Hunza Blossom

ItineraryDay 1: IslamabadStop At: Faisal Mosque, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital TerritoryIslamabad city tourDuration: 13 hoursMeals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at hotelDay 2: BeshamStop At: Taxila Museum, Taxila, Punjab ProvinceWorld Heritage Site Taxila Museum, Hills sight-seeing in Abbotabad, fields and green plato of Chattar plains in Battagram, Longest river of Asia River IndusDuration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight in BeshamDay 3: GilgitStop At: Nanga Parbat, Astore, Gilgit-BaltistanSpectacular views of Karakorum, Hindukush and Nanga Parbat mountains, Short walk of Handicrafts bazaarDuration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight in GilgitDay 4: Aliabad gardenStop At: Hunza Valley, Hunza, Gilgit-BaltistanIsland’s natural bounty Aliabad GardensDuration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight in HunzaDay 5: KarimabadStop At: Attabad lake, Hunza, Gilgit-BaltistanUnique blue color lake that is Attabad Lake, Power of nature and perfect spot for climbing lover Passu GlacierDuration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight in KarimabadDay 6: BeshamStop At: Besham Hilton HotelLong drive, photostops of mesmerizing views of the mountain rangesDuration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight in IslamabadDay 7: IslamabadStop At: Airport ParkingAfter breakfast, Travelers who have flight/train same day will be dropped at the airport/station, while those who have more extra days, can let us know we can visit more famous places of scenic attractions Islamabad.Duration: 5 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: None

$1990.30 Cultural & Theme Tours

Nanga Parbat Base Camp Trek 2019-20

ItineraryDay 1: ARRIVAL DAY IN ISLAMABAD-PAKISTANPass By: Islamabad International AirportMost of the international flights arrives at Islamabad International Airport in the mornings. Your Guide will meet and greet you at the airport, then you will be transfer to the hotels. Rest of the days is free to recover from your journey. Later in the day, we will have a group briefing about the Trek.Meals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 2: DRIVE TO CHILLAS (461km) Stop At: Karakoram Highway, Gilgit, Gilgit-BaltistanToday we will leave the purpose-built Capital City Islamabad behind and start our epic Adventure towards the North on the famous Ancient Karakoram Highway in a mini bus. We will pass through lush green valleys and small towns to a luxury hotel in Chillas Town. Spend the night in Chillas.Duration: 9 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 3: DRIVE & TREK TO FAIRY MEADOW (3300m)Stop At: Fairy Meadows, Chilas, Gilgit-BaltistanAfter breakfast we will start our journey towards Fairy Meadows. We will transfer you to Tatu village on 4×4 Jeeps. After the Jeep ride you will be hiking for 2-3 hours to reach Fairy Meadows. Arriving at The Fairy Meadows, we will spend the night in comfortable log cabins with wood burners to keep us warm. The Fairy Meadows is the perfect place to chill out and unwind; watch the clouds dance past Nanga Parbat, the glacier snaking through the valley below, and explore the cool woods surrounding our log cabins. From Fairy Meadows you can see the most beautiful mountain in Pakistan and the ninth highest mountain in the world, Nanga Parbat.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: CABINS/CAMPINGDay 4: TREK TO BASE CAMP (3500m) Stop At: Fairy Meadows, Chilas, Gilgit-BaltistanA few kilo-meters after Fairy Meadows, there is a second campsite called Beyal, where it is much quieter and has even better views than the previous camp. After Beyal, the trail gets tougher, although more rewarding. From an alpine forest, the way becomes an arid but impressive landscape, surrounded by snow and ice blocks.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: CABINS/CAMPINGDay 5: TREK BACK TO FAIRY MAIDOW (3300m)Stop At: Fairy Meadows, Chilas, Gilgit-BaltistanAfter spending the night in the Camp, we will Trek back to Fairy Meadows. At Fairy Meadows You can fill in your journals, sketch, paint, rest or take photographs of the Beautiful mountain during different times of the day. Sunrises , sunsets and full moons are amazing at fairy meadows.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: CABINS/CAMPINGDay 6: DRIVE TO BESHAMStop At: Karakoram Highway, Gilgit, Gilgit-BaltistanLeaving The Fairy Meadows behind with so many good memories, we will travel back to Raikot Bridge where we will pause for lunch before rejoining Karakoram Highway and continue the journey to Besham. On the way to Besham we drive through Chilas and Dassu travelling along Indus river on Karakoram Highway. Besham is a nice small town with nice hotels. There are no Tourist attraction here. Hot Showers and real bed to sleep tonight.Duration: 9 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 7: DRIVE TO ISLAMABADStop At: Mushkpuri Top, Abbotabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa ProvinceToday we will Continue our Epic Journey towards Islamabad. We will pass through some other culturally rich and historical Towns, Abbot Abad, Hassan Abdal, Haripur And Taxila. Taxila is an important archaeological site of ancient India, situated about 32 km north-west of Islamabad. The origin of Taxila as a city goes back to c.1000 BCE. Some ruins at Taxila date to the time of the Achaemenid Empire in the 6th century BCE.Duration: 9 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 8: SIGHTSEEING DAY IN ISLAMABADPass By: Faisal Mosque, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital TerritoryToday we will explore Islamabad. Islamabad is a purpose-built City, which was built-in 1961 as the new capital of Pakistan. It is a lush green city surrounded by the Marghala hill. Faisal Mosque and Marghala Hills and the local Bazars are the main attraction. These attraction remains open seven days a week 24 hours. Parliment house and other main buildings can only be viewed from outside. In the morning we will visit the Faisal mosque and local Markets then heads toward Marghala hill in the afternoon.Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 9: DEPARTURE DAY-FLY BACK HOMEPass By: Islamabad International AirportAfter Breakfast we will transfer you to the Airport for your flight back home.No meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$6634.34 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

HELICOPTER SAFARI PAKISTAN

ItineraryDay 1: ARRIVAL DAY IN ISLAMABAD-PAKISTAN:Pass By: Islamabad International AirportMost of the international flights arrives at Islamabad International Airport in the mornings. Your Guide will meet and greet you at the airport, then you will be transfer to the hotel. Rest of the days is free to recover from your journey. Later in the day, when everyone has arrived, we will have a group briefing about the Heli Tour Pakistan. Depending on the time available to us, there may be an option to do some sightseeing in Islamabad, A purpose-built City in 1961 as the new capital of Pakistan.Meals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 2: SPECTACULAR FLIGHT TO SKARDUStop At: Karakoram Highway, Gilgit, Gilgit-BaltistanIf cancelled Drive KKH to Chilas,Isb to chilas, 461km. Today we travel to Islamabad Airport to take a spectacular flight (weather permitting) across the mountains to Skardu, the Capital of Baltisan. It’s a 45 minute flight which offers Spectacular Mountains views of Himalaya & Karakoram mountain range, you can also enjoy the breathtaking views of world’s 9th highest peak, Nanga Parbat (8126m), if weather is clear then we might be able to see K2 and Gandogoro Pass as well. Check in to the Hotel, res of the day will be spent visiting the local Bazar, historical forts, scenic lakes or visiting ancient rock inscriptions, one of which is of 8th century Manthal Lord Buddha Rock that shows traces of Buddhist monks and pilgrims who had influence in the area before Islam.Duration: 9 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 3: SIGHTSEEING IN SKARDU:Pass By: Karakoram Highway, Gilgit, Gilgit-BaltistanSkardu is the Capital of Baltistan Valley. Baltistan was one of the oldest Himalayan kingdoms before being incorporated into Pakistan. It lies along the Indus River in the very heart of the Karakoram mountains,comprising the northern edge of the Himalayas and nearly the entire Karakoram Range. The Balti people speak an ancient form of Tibetan and have a strong and fascinating culture. after breakfast we will visit the Sadpara Lake, have a tea there and enjoy the breath-taking scenery. We will head back to Skardu town for lunch. after lunch we will visit the Famous Organic Village, where everything grows organically. Dinner will be serve in the hotel.Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 4: HELI TOUR DAY-(1):Pass By: Skardu Airport PakistanToday you will take an epic journey to the heart of the Karakoram Mountains. After breakfast you will be driven to Skardu Airport which is around 30 minutes drive from your hotel. Helicopter will be waiting to take you on a once in a life time journey. You will fly all the way to Concordia where the mighty baltoro glacier, K2, Broad Peak, Gasherbrum Peak and many other wold highest mountains are. Depending on the weather, you will have 2-3 hours Heli Tour and return to Skardu. Overnight at hotel.We have to cancel the air safari if weather condition is nor suitable for flying. In that case We will visit and discover the Shigar Valley.Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 5: HELI TOUR DAY-(2)Pass By: Skardu Airport Pakistan After Breakfast you will be transfer to the airport for the second day of air safari. Today you will continue your Heli Tour to Khaplu and neighbouring valleys. Heli will take you to every corner of the Karakoram valleys.In case of bad weather we will drive towards Khapulu along the Indus River.You will pass through some lush green Balti Villages to arrive in Khapulu. Khapulu was the second-largest kingdom in old Baltistan of the Yabgo dynasty.It guarded the trade route to Ladakh along the Shyok River. The Main Attraction in khaplu are the Chaqchan Mosque, local village, Bazars and the ex Khaplu Royal Palace.The Ex Royal palace considered an architectural heritage, it was built-in the mid 19th century. The ex Royal Palace has now turned into a Luxury Hotel.We will have lunch in the Royal Palace then heads out to visit the local village, Bazar and Chaqchan. Chaqchan Mosque, Dating from 1370, is one of the oldest in the region, it dates from the time when the area’s populace converted en mass from Buddhism to Islam. Chaqchan Mosque remains open (except friday prayer time) 24 hours and seven days a week.Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 6: HELI TOUR DAY-(3)Pass By: Skardu Airport Pakistan Today will be your last day of Heli Tour so make the best of it. After breakfast you will continue your epic journey to the Karakoram mountains.If the weather condition is bad then in the morning we will walk up to the remains of Kharpocho Fort (builded early 1700), which overlooks the town and has a great view of the Indus River. If you are into photography then this is a perfect location to take photos of Skaradu Town at sunrise or sunset. (we can arrange this for you). The afternoon is free to explore. perhaps you would like to take an optional jeep tour to Satpara Lake or explore the bazaar.Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 7: DRIVE TO GILGIT(200km)Stop At: Karakoram Highway, Gilgit, Gilgit-BaltistanAfter few days of spectacular Heli Tour you will head towards Gilgit. You will continue your journey along the Indus River until the junction of Gilgit River, then follow Gilgit river on the Karakoram Highway to Gilgit city. Gilgit is the Capital of Gilgit & Baltistan Region. It is mainly an administrative city with Government offices and a lot of shops and markets. Gilgit was an important city on the ancient Silk Route. It was considered as a Buddhism corridor from which many Chinese monks came to Kashmir to learn and preach Buddhism. There is no Tourist Attraction in Gilgit. Depending on the time available, perhaps we visit the local Bazar in the afternoon. We will stay in Gilgit for the night. Along the way we will do few stop for tea breaks and lunch.Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 8: DRIVE TO KARIMABAD (105 km) Stop At: Karakoram Highway, Gilgit, Gilgit-BaltistanFrom Gilgit you will drive Further up about 52 km to rejoin the Karakoram Highway. After joining the KKH, you will cross the Gilgit river and enters into Hunza Valley. This area is the most beautiful section of the KKH. It is the right place to breathe the crystalline air. One is overwhelmed by the fragrant breeze coming from poplar trees and orchids of apricots, peaches, pears and grapes. We will stop over for a tea break at the Famous Rakaposhi Mountain (7788m) View point.Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 9: REST DAY & SIGHTSEEING IN KARIMABADPass By: Hunza Embassy HotelKarimabad is the Capital of the ancient Hunza Valley, It has adequate tourist infra-structure as it has plenty of café, hotels, motels, guesthouses, bookshops. In Hunza you will notice that they speak different language. In Karimabad, we will visit the famous Baltit and Altit Forts, local Bazar and drive up to Eagle nest. After Breakfast we will walk along the loca small Bazar (15-20 min walk) towards the famous Baltit Fort, Founded in the 8th CE, it is on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Once the former seat of the Hunza kingdom, majestic Baltit Fort is on a hill, which gives the best view of whole Hunza Valley. After visiting the Baltit fort, we will drive (15 min drive) to Altit Fort. We use jeeps to drive to the spectacular Eagles Nest at 2850m, surrounded by 7000m peaks.Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 10: DRIVE TO BESHAM, (445km)Stop At: Karakoram Highway, Gilgit, Gilgit-BaltistanToday you will head towards Besham on Karakorum Highway along the Indus, which divides the Karakorum and Himalayas as it enters Pakistan at a place called Marol in Baltistan. We will follow the West Bank of Indus to Besham (altitude 850 m) a small transit village fast becoming a town. It is at Junction of Swat valley. A road goes west via scenic Shangla pass into the Swat valley. There is no Tourist Attraction in Besham. Along the way we will do few stop for tea breaks and lunch.Duration: 9 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 11: DRIVE TO ISLAMABAD VIA TAXILA (275KM)Stop At: Karakoram Highway, Gilgit, Gilgit-BaltistanToday you will continue your journey on karakoram highway for a while. We will leave the Indus River at Thakot and continue through some culturally rich and historical towns, Mansehra, Abbottabad, Hasan Abdal and Taxila. We will stop over in Taxila for few hour to explore the culture and the history of Taxila City. Taxila is an important archaeological site of ancient India, situated about 32 km north-west of Islamabad. The origin of Taxila as a city goes back to c.1000 BCE. Some ruins at Taxila date to the time of the Achaemenid Empire in the 6th century BCE.Duration: 7 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: HOTELDay 12: DEPARTURE DAY-FLY BACK HOMEPass By: Islamabad International AirportAfter breakfast you will be transfer to Islamabad International Airport for your flights back homeNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$122 Cultural & Theme Tours

Gandhara civilization Taxila - Day Excursion

From the ancient Neolithic tumulus of Saraikala to the ramparts of Sirkap (2nd century B.C.) and the city of Sirsukh (1st century A.D.), Taxila illustrates the different stages in the development of a city on the Indus that was alternately influenced by Persia, Greece and Central Asia and which, from the 5th century B.C. to the 2nd century A.D., was an important Buddhist center of learning.Itinerary for the day:0830 Hrs.                    Leave for Taxila.0930 Hrs.                    Arrive Taxila.0930-1300 Hrs.           Visit Taxila Museum and Archeological sites1300-1400 Hrs.           Lunch at Taxila.1400-1630 Hrs.           Visit Khanpur Dam.1630 Hrs.                    Drive back to Islamabad.

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