Altitude: Min: 600m - Max: 4650m
Duration: 22 Days
Best Time: Mid May - End September
Baltoro Concordia Trek has been a highlight for trekkers, and has allowed thousands of the adventure lovers to enjoy the magnificence of the Karakoram and is often known as the "world’s ultimate Trek". The route follows Braldu River up to Baltoro Glacier, a 65-km long highway of the ice.
From Skardu, we drive to Askole, where our team of porters prepares load for the trek. In the first few stages, we cross the snout of the Biafo Glacier, and negotiate the narrow trails above the Braldu River, before ascending the lateral moraine to the Baltoro Glacier. Ascending the glacier we gain unrivaled views of the Karakoram. With the option of stopping at non-traditional campsites wherever possible, we move along the surrounding rock spires, granite towers. Occasionally on and off the Baltoro Glacier itself, we reach Concordia, from where we have the most spectacular view of some of the World's greatest giants like K2 (8616m), Broad Peak (8048m), Gasherbrum II (8035m), Gasherbrum IV (7925m), Chogolisa (7665m) and Golden Throne (7240m) and everything down the Baltoro Valley.
Day 01 Islamabad. Welcome reception.
Day 02 Fly to KDU or drive to Chilas / Narran in case of flight cancellation. Hotel.
Day 03 Free day at Skardu or drive from Chilas / Narran to Skardu. Hotel.
Day 04 Drive to Askole. Tent.
Day 05 Trek to Jhola. Tent.
Day 06 Trek to Paiyu. Tent.
Day 07 Free day. Tent.
Day 08 Trek to Khuburtze. Tent.
Day 09 Trek to Urdukas. Tent.
Day 10 Trek to Goro II. Tent.
Day 11 Trek to Concordia. Tent.
Day 12-13 Free day at Concordia. Tent.
Day 14 Trek back to Beyonge. Tent.
Day 15 Trek to Khuburtze. Tent.
Day 16 Trek to Paiyu. Tent.
Day 17 Trek to Jhola. Tent.
Day 18 Trek to Askole. Tent.
Day 19 Drive to Skardu. Hotel.
Day 20 Fly to ISB or drive to Besham / Narran in case of flight cancellation.
Day 21 Farewell meeting or complete road journey from Besham / Narran to Islamabad.
Day 22 Fly Out.