After breakfast drive to Karimabad, approximately 4
the capital of Hunza Valley that formed the
inspiration for the Novel Lost Horizons. We move on
with majestic sceneries and cultural experiences till
we reach the ancient silk route town of Karimabad
which serves as our base for exploring the green
terraces of the Hunza Valley. En-route photo stop at
Rakaposhi view point Nagar and enjoy the fresh breeze
to Rakaposhi Glacier. From here we can have a close
and wonderful view of Rakaposhi Peak (7788m).
Lunch on the way at local restaurant.
Upon arrival at Karimabad, visit bazaar
774 years old Baltit Fort.
originally built by the Balti Artisans, when a
princess of Baltistan married to a Prince of Hunza,
the father of princess sent artisans from Baltistan to
build this fort in her dowry. The Fort has been
restored by ‘Agha Khan Trust for Culture’ as a
historical asset a decade ago. This castle was rebuilt
a number of times during the 800 years regime of the
Mirs of Hunza. The present structure was constructed
some 774 years around; the architecture reflects a
marked Tibetan influence. We can also have breath
taking view of Hunza and Nagar valleys from the Fort.
we visit the Forts, we have the opportunity to meet
and speak with the local ‘Hunzakuts’ and explore the
charm and mystery of the people of Hunza.
After visit continue drive to
Duiker. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel for
dinner and overnight.
complete road journey from Besham to
Lunch, dinner & overnight at the hotel.