Trek to Fairy Meadows and the Base of Nanga Parbat – 8126M


Embark on a trek offering sweeping vistas of Nanga Parbat, the infamous “Killer Mountain,” the world’s 9th highest peak. Your journey begins and ends with a scenic drive along the Karakoram Highway from Islamabad to Tatto, the starting point of this remarkable trek to the base camp of Nanga Parbat, located at an altitude of 3967 meters.


 Accommodation:Enjoy moderate day hikes combined with comfortable lodge accommodations each night.

Food:Transportation, lodging, and meals provided for the entirety of the tour.

Tour Guide :Benefit from the expertise of a knowledgeable guide, well-versed in both mountain terrain and local culture.

What to Expect
  1. Engaging Day Hikes: Experience moderate yet fulfilling day hikes, offering opportunities to explore the surrounding landscapes.
  2. Comfortable Lodge Accommodations: Relax each night in comfortable lodge accommodations, ensuring a restful and rejuvenating experience after a day of adventure.
  3. All-Inclusive Support: Transportation, lodging, and meals provided throughout the tour, allowing you to focus solely on enjoying the journey.
  4. Expert Guidance: Learn from a skilled guide who will enhance your experience with their knowledge of the terrain and local culture.

Overall, expect a well-rounded trip filled with outdoor exploration, cultural immersion, and moments of relaxation amidst stunning natural scenery.


Set out from Islamabad in the early hours and journey through Haripur and Mansera until reaching the Karakoram Highway at Thakot. Shortly after Thakot, we'll pause to admire the Army monument before continuing along the renowned Shahrah-e-Resham towards Chilas. In Chilas, explore the world-famous petroglyphs, ancient rock carvings left by Buddhist Monks. Spend the night at the hotel. The driving time is approximately 12-14 hours.

Departing from Chilas, we proceed to Raikot Bridge, where we transfer to local jeeps for a scenic two-hour ride to Tatto, the starting point of the three-hour trek to Fairy Meadows. Situated in the backdrop of Nanga Parbat, the world's ninth highest peak, Fairy Meadows awaits. Upon arrival, settle into the lodge or tented camp for an overnight stay.

Following breakfast, commence your trek towards the Nanga Parbat base camp. Today's hike spans 6-8 hours, leading you through verdant green meadows and serene pine forests. After approximately two hours of walking, you'll arrive at Beyal Camp, where you can savor a cup of tea while admiring the stunning vista of Nanga Parbat. Continuing onward for another couple of hours from Beyal camp, you'll reach the base camp of Nanga Parbat, situated at an altitude of 3,967 meters above sea level. Spend the night in tents at the base camp.

At Nanga Parbat base camp, you'll be greeted by awe-inspiring vistas of the surrounding mountains, glaciers, and vast expanses of snow and ice. Among the prominent peaks visible from this vantage point are Boulder Peak (5,602 meters), Raikot Peak (7,070 meters), and the Chongra Peaks (ranging from 6,448 to 6,830 meters). Today, you'll have the opportunity to explore at your leisure with optional hikes or embark on a challenging trek to base camp 1, situated at approximately 4,500 meters above sea level. This ascent typically takes 3 to 4 hours and includes a picnic lunch. In the late afternoon, return to base camp and spend the night in tents.

Following breakfast, trek back to Fairy Meadows. Enjoy the afternoon at your leisure. Spend the night at the lodge or tented camp.

Commence your descent early to reach Tatto, where you'll catch jeeps to Raikot Bridge. Upon arrival at Raikot Bridge, our vehicle will be ready to transport you to Besham on the Karakoram Highway, a journey lasting approximately 12 to 13 hours. Spend the night at the hotel.

Proceed with the journey to Islamabad, a drive spanning approximately 7 to 8 hours, passing through Thakot and Mansehra before joining the Hazara Motorway. Upon arrival in Islamabad, you will reach your designated drop-off point.


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