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Yak Safari to Shimshal Hunza Valley | Camel Boat Safari Tours in Pakistan

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Shimshal  is a village located in Gojal, Hunza–Nagar District, in the Pakistan-administered Gilgit–Baltistan formerly known asNorthern Areas of Pakistan. It lies at an altitude of 3,100 m above sea level, and is the highest settlement in Hunza Valley of Pakistan. It is the bordering village that connects Gilgit-Baltistan province of Pakistan with China. The total area of Shimshal is 3,800 km and inhabitant of around two thousand population with a total of two hundred and forty households. Shimshal is made up of four major hamlets; Farmanabad, Aminabad, Center Shimshal and Khizarabad. Farmanabad is a new settlement that comes first on reaching Shimshal. Aminabad is announced by vast fields of stones hemmed in by dry stone walls, and fortress-like houses of stone and mud.

Itinerary:

Day 01 
Arrive Islamabad, Welcome reception.
Day 02  Drive Gilgit -Ghumet Nagar route stop over at Rakaposhi Nagar view point for lunch.
Day 03 Gulmit Valley
  This day you can explore Gulmit village and its surrounding areas, 
like Gulmit glacier, Borith Lake, suspension bridges.
Day 04 Batura Vallery
  This day you will start the unique adventure of yak safari towards Batura valley 
on the way you will cross the Batura glacier it takes 8-9 hrs to reach Yashperth 
which is the first summer pasture of Passu in Batura valley.
Day 05 Kukhell
  Proceed to Kukhell. On the way you can view the majestic Batura ranges 
on your opposite side. Over night camping at Kukhell.
Day 06 Guchesm
  You will get very close to the first ice flow of Batura following the trial along 
the glacier you can see the dramatic formation of glacier and circumferences 
Guchesm is the last summer pasture. The stream and wild flower are 
abundant there.
Day 07  At leisure for day hikes.
Day 08  Retrace route on yaks to Yonz-Ben.
Day 09  Ride to Passu and Drive to Gulmit.
Day 10  Free day at Gulmit or optional day excursions.
Day 11  Drive to Gilgit.
Day 12  Drive to Islamabad