Starting From : Pakistan: 125,000 Rs/- & Foreigners: 3000$ Per Person
Start Date : Jul 4, 2018
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Concordia K2 Base Camp Trek

Concordia lies in the vastness of Karakorum Range in between the mighty Baltoro and Godwin-Austen Glacier. It is famous for many of the world famous treks and also for being a gateway to eight thousanders like:

  • K2 Base Camp trek
  • Broad peak
  • Gasherbrum I
  • Gasherbrum II

K2 Base Camp Trek

Many travelers from around the world comes to trek to the famous K2 base Camp trek and also treks like Snow Lake. Concordia is heaven to the mountaineers as routes for many famous mighty peaks like:

  • K2 (World 2nd Highest Peak)
  • Broad Peak
  • Trango Towers
  • Mashebrum
  • Gasherbrum I
  • Gasherbrum II

This year pack your bags to join SEE Pakistan Tours to the world most famous and beautiful Concordia K2 Base Camp Trek to see the mesmerizing nature in the Gilgit-Baltistan Region of Pakistan.

K2 base camp height is at the elevation of 5,400 m (17,700 ft). K2 Base camp Pakistan is loved by the trekkers and travelers and can be reached by trekking Six long days starting from the Askole in Skardu.

As K2 base camp altitude is more than 5000 m, K2 base camp weather is always in the negative signs so every traveler should be ready for such weather.

K2 base camp tour is accessible in summer season from:

  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September

About every travel lover knows the altitude of K2 (8,611 m) as it is the second largest peak in World and one of the most gangerous to climb. But many traveler knew nothing about how high is K2 base camp as only the mountaineers or the hardcore lovers of hiking and trekking trails loves to know it.

There are many dangers when a traveler travels in search of astonishing beauty but the biggest risk is when you are confused whether you want to go or not. So do K2 base camp trek dangers, the main danger for every traveler going through his mind is whether he will reach or not.

Concordia Gondogoro La Trek

Concordia commonly refers to the state of Harmony but in Pakistan we have famous Concordia referred to the most appropriate setting for the base camping in the heart of Karakorum Mountains Range. The Concordia located in the magnificent region of Baltistan in between the mighty Baltoro and Godwin-Austen Glacier. The place was title by a European explorer who witnesses the place for the very first time and finds it the most stupefying location in Pakistan.

Furthermore, the Concordia is the hub of some of the largest and highest peaks of the world. It considered being the best place for base camping because of its connecting treks to the gigantic mountains. For instance, the second largest mountain K2 is almost 5–6 hours away through trekking then Broad Peak is 2–3 hours and last but not least is the Gasherbrum I&II which is 7–8 hours.

Once you will have the experience of base camping there, you will capture the most glorious views of your entire life. There is a galaxy right above your head and ear-shattering silence will tell you the reason for your creation. Concordia K2 base camp is a must have experience in your entire life.

20 nights
Days 1

Day 1: Arrival at Islamabad
Arrival at airport and then transfer to hotel. Overnight stay in hotel at Islamabad.

Islamabad/Rawalpindi
Islamabad/Rawalpindi
Days 2

Day 02: Islamabad to Skardu (By Air)
Early morning flight to Skardu (flights are subject to weather), if unable to fly we will depart for Skardu by road with overnight stay at Chilas. Overnight stay in hotel at Skardu.

Islamabad/Rawalpindi
Skardu/Chillas
Days 3

Day 03: Chilas to Skardu
In case of flight has operated we will go for sightseeing tour of Skardu and in case no flight, the day will be used for over land travel from Chilas to Skardu (total drive is 22 – 24 hrs from Islamabad to Skardu). Overnight stay in hotel at Skardu.

Chillas/Skardu
Skardu
Days 4

Skardu

Day 04: Rest day at Skardu
Sight seen in Skardu different areas like Katpana, Shigar and final packing for the Trekking.

Days 5

Day 05: Skardu to Askole
After breakfast we will embark jeeps for a full day ride on a winding jeep trail to Askole – The last inhabitance on our way to the Great Glaciers. (Tent)

Skardu
Askole
Days 6

Day 06: Askole to Jhula
Trek to the Dumurdo river cross at Jhula, (Jhula means wire Rope-Bridge supported by a wooden basket); now a day wooden bridge has been built to cross it. (Tent)

Askole
Jhula
Days 7

Day 07: Jhula to Paiju
We will resume trek along the BralduRiver to a green oasis under the shadows of Paiju Peak 6611 M. (Tent)

Jhula
Paiju
Days 8

Paiju

Day 08: Rest Day at Paiju
Rest & acclimatization day at Paiju.(Tent)

Days 9

Day 09: Paiju to Urdukas
Begin trek after an early breakfast to reach the Urdukas for night stay. (Tent)

Paiju
Urdukas
Days 10

Day 10: Urdukas to Goro II
A long walk on the icy Baltoro Glacier and reach Goro II. Night stay over there. (Tent)

Urdukas
Goro II
Days 11

Day 11: Goro II to Concordia
After an early breakfast, we will resume a long walk on the Baltoro Glacier to a point called Concordia – a huge junction of Baltoro, Abruzzi & Godwin Austin Glaciers at 4000 meters.(Tent)

Goro II
Concordia
Days 12

Concordia

Day 12: Rest day at Concordia
Members are free to explore K2 base (A day trip 4 hrs up 3 hrs down) after an early breakfast, resume your walk to K2 Base Camp and visit Memorial lunch at K2 base camp and back to Concordia (Tent)

Days 13

Day 13: Concordia to Ali Camp
After an early breakfast we will leave the Concordia for Ali Camp and overnight stay there. (Tent)

Concordia
Ali Camp
Days 14

Day 14: Ali Camp – Cross Gondogoro Pass – Khuspang
A very early start as early as 2 or 3 O’clock in the morning to cross the Gondogoro la to reach Khuspang.(Tent)

Ali Camp
Khuspang
Days 15

Day 15: Khuspang to Shaicho
After a couple of minutes of easy walk we will come onto the glacier. We will pick our way across moving boulders and ice, and finally crossing the glacier up to the camping site we will reach Shaicho. Walk: 06 – 07 hrs, Grade: Easy, Altitude: 3800 m.(Tent)

Khuspang
Shaicho
Days 16

Day 16: Shaicho to Hushe
After breakfast we will continue walk along the Hushe River on an easy path. Upon arrival in Hushe we will camp near the fields in Hushe village.(Tent)

Shaicho
Hushe
Days 17

Day 17: Hushe to Skardu
After breakfast we will embark jeeps for a full day ride on a winding jeep road to Skardu. Upon arrival transfer to hotel and check in.Overnight stay in hotel at Skardu.

Hushe
Skardu
Days 18

Day 18: Skardu to Chilas
Early morning drive for Chilas. On arrival transfer to hotel and check in.Overnight stay in hotel at Chilas.

Skardu
Chillas
Days 19

Day 19: Chilas to Islamabad
After breakfast we will depart for Islamabad via babusar pass. On arrival transfer to hotel, overnight stay in hotel at Islamabad.

Chillas
Islamabad
Days 20-21

Islamabad

Day 20: Islamabad
We will proceed for de-briefing at Alpine Club in Islamabad. Afternoon, we will go for city tour of Islamabad. Overnight stay in hotel at Islamabad.

Day 21: Islamabad to Flight out
Transfer to airport for flight back home.

Facilities

Services Included

  • Traveling Cost (Islamabad to Islamabad)
  • One side by air and One side by road
  • BBQ at pajiu and Concordia
  • Generator facility on camping night
  • Satellite phone
  • Hotel accommodation on 02 person sharing basis.
  • Sleeping tents on 02 person sharing basis.
  • Mattresses
  • Basic Climbing course in Islamabad 15 days before departure. ( only for Pakistani)
  • 13Kg porter facility for member’s personal gear.
  • Permit formalities with the Gilgit Baltistan Council
  • Documentation with the Gligit Baltistan council for the permit process
  • Trekking permit fees (only for foreigners)
  • CKNP waste management fees

Not Included

  • Member international flight tickets
  • Member personal insurance
  • Sleeping bag and all personal expenses such as telephone calls, fax, email charges
  • Any unforeseen expenses (just like road block extra hotel stay) etc
  • Anything other then mentioned above

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