Skardu - Satpara Tour
is situated on the banks of the mighty river Indus, just 8 km above its confluence
with the river Shigar. Around it are high peaks, deep gorges and some of the
most beautiful mountain scenery on the planet. During the summer, Skardu attracts
a large number of trekkers and mountaineers from all parts of the world. In
fact, the entire region is known as mountaineers' paradise. Nowhere in the
world does one find such a large collection of lofty peaks, including K-2
the world's second highest peak, and huge glaciers like Baltoro, Biafo and
Siachen, some of the largest in the world outside the Polar region, as in
this 16,283 square km (10,118 square miles) of wonderland. Kharfocho
Fort: The fort was probably built by Ali Sher Khan Anchan. It offers
nice views over the Valley. Ali Sher Khan ruled till the end of the 16th century
and conquered Ladakh.Satpara Lake: Some 10 km south of Skardu,
lies the Satpara Lake. Surrounded by high glacial mountains, this lake has
an island in the middle of its clear waters and can only be accessed by boat.
The lake is considered ideal for fishing.Khaplu Valley: More
than 100 km fro Skardu is the Khaplu valley. The valley offers sights on the
Masherbrum, K-6, K-7, Sherpi Kangh, Sia Kangri and Saltoro Kangri.Kachura
Lake: About 32 kms from Skardu lie the shimmering waters of the Kachura
Lake. The lake offers opportunities for trout fishing.Buddhist
Rock:There is only one surviving Buddhist Rock with rock carvings
in the Skardu Valley located on Satpara road
Islamabad - Swat Valley
Leave for Swat valley enroute visit Taxila Museum. Museum holds ancient artifacts of Bhudda culture. Overnight at hotel.
Upper Swat Valley
Today visit upper swat valley including kalam, mahodand lake and Matiltan. Overnight in Miandam.
Swat Valley- Chilas
Leave via Shangla Pass over onto the Karakoram Highway. Moving along river indus, overnight at Chilas.
Chilas - Skardu
Depart for Skardu through Indus gorge. Arrive at Skardu. Evening free at Skardu. Overnight at hotel.
Lake Morning visits to Satpara Lake. Luch, hiking, fishing at Satpara Lake. Overnight at hotel.
Early Morning excursion to Kachura Lake. Fishing and Hiking. Return back to Skardu. Overnight at hotel.
Skardu - Besham
Early morning departure for Besham. Overnight at hotel.
Islamabad - Destination
Early Morning depature to Islamabad on KKH. Arrive in islamabad in the evening.Transfer to airport for flight to destination
|Around the north
Chitral - Kelash
Karachi - Khunjerab
Kelash - Joshi Chilumjust
Lahore - Wagha Border
Moen jo Daro
Naran - Kaghan
Peshawar - Chitral
Shandur Polo Festival
Skardu - Satpara Lake
Sikh Religious (Yatra)
|Hindukush - Karakoram
Pakistan - China
|Trout Fishing - 1
Trout Fishing - 2
Trout Fishing - 3
NATURE WATCH TOURS
|Blue Sheep Watching
Snow Leopard Watching