Rakaposhi is situated in the Nagar Valley acing Hunza, it is one of the magnificent pyramids in the world. The peak can be climbed from all sides. Dominating the horizon it is constantly visible from the Karakoram Highway.
The scene from Hunza is awesome and beyond description. Its perpetual glacier adds thrill of delight that belongs to the beauty of Hunza.
In 1892, Martin Conway explored this peak though he could not find way to summit. On June 25, 1958 a British/Pakistani joint expedition members Mike Banks and Tom Patey of UK reached the summit. The North Spur was climbed on August 2, 1979 by Eiho Ohtani and Matsushi Yamashita of Waseda University Japan.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Islamabad Airport|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.|
- Day 01: Islamabad/Briefing
- Day 02: Islamabad-Chilas
- Day 03: Chilas-Gilgit
- Day 04: Gilgit-Juglot Village
- Day 05-07: Trek to Base Camp
- Day 08-38: Climbing
- Day 39-41: Base Camp – Joglot- Gilgit
- Day 42: Gilgit-Besham
- Day 43: Besham-Islamabad
- Day 44: Islamabad/Debriefing
- Day 45: Departure