Patandas Trek

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Overview
Patandas is a summer pasture at 4183 m on the ridge between the Passu and Batura glaciers. The views from Patandas are spectacular in all directions and it is quite enjoyable to stroll through the alpine meadows for hours along the ridge top. This is one of the most beautiful treks in Hunza valley!

Day-1

Arrival in Islamabad transfer to Hotel.

Day-3

Drive to Hunza, visit Altit and Baltit Fort. Overnight in hotel.

Day-2

Flight or drive to Gilgit.

Day-4

Karimabad – Burit Lake. We drive up to Burit Lake. After lunch one can make an excursion to the Ghulkin Glacier nearby. Overnight in camp.

Day-5

Trek to Passugar. We start our trek which is a 3 – 4 hours walk. We cross the hot, dry ridge to Passuagar pasture, in the ablation valley on the south side of Passu Glacier. Near the shepherd huts we establish our camp.

Day-7

Trek to Patundas. 3 – 4 hours trek. This is a climb gaining 800 m altitude to Pantandas Pasture on the top of the ridge between Passu and Batura glaciers. Overnight in camp.

Day-6

Trek to Lazhdur. We continue the trek to Lazhdur. Before approaching Lazhdur we have to cross the Passu Glacier. The whole trek is 3 – 4 hours. Lazhdur is an unused pasture at 3400 m. Overnight in camp.

Day-8

Rest Day to explore and enjoy the beautiful views around. Overnight in camp.

Day-9

Trek to Mulunghil. We start our downhill journey to Mulunghil with terrific views along the glacier. Overnight in camp.

Day-11

Drive To Gilgit

Day-10

Mulunghill – Gulmit. After a short trek we drive by jeep to Gulmit. Overnight in hotel.

Day-12

Chilas – Islamabad. Overnight in hotel.

Day-13

Islamabad. Sightseeing of the twin cities Islamabad and Rawalpindi. Overnight in hotel.

Day-3

Drive to Askoli (6-8 hours’ drive in 4*4 Vehicle) Overnight in Camp at Askoli.

Day-14

 Fly Home

Day-4

Trek to Joula Camp (6-8 Hours) overnight at Joula.

Itinerary

What's Included

For both local and international travelers

  • Transport Islamabad

  • Gilgit

  • By Air (Incase of Weather Conditions if Flight Cancel, Same day Drive Hotel

  • Transportation

  • Food

  • Trekking Food, Permits

  • Hotels, Porters

  • Porter Insurance

  • Guide

  • Cook

  • Helper

  • Pollution Fee

  • Waste Management fee

  • First add medical kit

  • Satellite phone

  • Mess tent

  • Kitchen Tent

  • Sleeping Tent

  • Letter of Invitation

  • Rope

What's not Included

For both local and international travelers

  • Sleeping bags,

  • personal gears,

  • climbing shoe and clothing,

  • life insurances,

  • health insurance, 

  • rescue fee,

  • tips and anykind of personal item.