K-2 Expedition
Mountain Range:   Karakoram
Max Altitude:   8616 m
Duration :   60 days
Best time:   May - August
 
The prefix "K" stands for Karakorum thus K-2 means Karakorum 2, the second highest peak of the world. It is also locally known as "Chogori" means lord of the mountains.
A large number of towering peaks of above 7500m are surrounding K-2 as if they were paying homage to their King. Hundreds of glaciers have formed the highways between the mountains. Godwin Austin Glacier is one of the charming ice highway towards K-2.
Concordia is the measure point from where climbers follow their routes to the summits.

Outline Itinerary

  DAY PROGRAM
01 Arrive Islamabad
02 Day at Islamabad for briefing and other official paperwork with ministry of tourism.
03/04 Travel by road to Skardu or flight to Skardu.
05 At Skardu for preparation of loads & other formalities.
06 Departure by jeeps from Skardu to Askole/Thongal (trek head)
07/12 Trek to the base camp on Baltoro Glacier
13/48 37 days at the base camp with full board services.
50/55

Trek over Gondogoro Pass (5600 meters) to Hushe Valley.

56 Jeep drive to Skardu.
57/58 Overland journey from Skardu to Islamabad or fly to Islamabad.
59 In Islamabad for the de-briefing of our expedition with ministry of tourism.
60 Arbabparian
 
 
More Information
Email us: info@waytok2.com
Mail us: Shimshal House, Aga Khan abad, Aliabad Hunza, District Hunza Nagar, Gilgit Baltistan.
 
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