Diran lies between Rakaposhi & Haramosh, it is one of most beautiful and incredible peak it offers easy treks for beginner level mountain climbers. Massif of Karakoram Range, one of the most beautiful mountains in Nagar valley with an easy climb of its snow dome.
Bagrot is a mesmerizing unexplored valley and it's just 15 km from main Gilgit city. The lower plains are barren but the area above Sinakkar it is fertile and provides excellent ground for cultivation. The south face of Mighty Rakaposhi and Diran peak can be viewed from Bagrot valley. Apart from this amazing twin peaks of Bilchar Dobani can also be seen. It is most easy but offers the most splendid views of flower beds backdropped by mighty mountains and guarded by rivers.
A group of three mountaineers from Austrian Expedition climbed Diran in 1968. three members of climbed Diran. The expedition explored hidden routes and high snow Domes on the Northern ridge.
In 1964 another Austrian Expedition attempted to reach the summit on Northwest face but couldn't succeed because of bad weather.
It is technically difficult because of icy walls, soft snow layers, and hidden crevasses.
Day 01 Islamabad
Day 02 Islamabad
Day 03 Chilas
Drive by coach to Chilas (480 km) on Karakourm Highway (10-12 hrs).
Day 04 Minapin
Drive to Minapin.
Day 05-07 Base Camp (3600m)
Three days for trek to the Base Camp. Overnight in tent.
Day 08-35 20 days for acclimatization and climbing.
Day 36 Minapin (2800m)
One full day trek back to Minapin.
Day 37 Besham
By coach drive back to Besham (425km) on KKH it will take 08 to 09 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 48 Islamabad
Morning drive to Islamabad (275km), it will take 06 to 07 hours.
Day 39 Islamabad
Day 40 Fly out. Transfer to airport for your return flight home.