To The Throne Room of the Mountain Gods- K2 Base Camp Trek
Event Code: ED-17/001
Pakistan Explorer proudly presents the most sought after trek and tourist destination in the world, The Base Camp of the formidable K2.
Incorporating the expertise of the finest guides and porters of Hushe, Pakistan Explorer offers enormously rewarding route of Gondogoro La Pass reaching upto the altitudes of almost 5000m above sea level enroute to Concordia.
Utilizing our years of expertise on the Karakorum Highway and the destinations thereafter, Pakistan Explorer offers one of the easy going yet financially feasible event itineraries which will help the explorers enjoy this “Trek-of-a-life time” with relative ease and gather memories which will last for the rest of their entire lives.
Home of the four highest mountains on earth i.e. K2 (2nd highest), Gasherbrum 1( 11th highest), Broad Peak( 12th highest) and Gasherbrum 2( 13th highest) mountains on earth. Concordia also lays at the confluence of some of the longest non-polar glaciers on earth namely Baltoro and Biafo Glaciers. The skyline at Concordia also dazzles with one of the highest concentration of 7000m peaks, some of which have never been climbed.
Gondogoro La aka GG La, is one of the top ranked treks in the world in terms of the magnanimous natural architecture of rocks mountain and glaciers. On this trek, the explorers will witness the mythical Trango Towers, the sublimal Laila Peak, Paiyu Peaks, and the legendary Uli Biaho.
Slightly technical in approach, the GG La pass requires fixed ropes to descend on the other side and this stage will be executed and monitored by the expert climbers and guides on Pakistan Explorer’s panel.
Event duration: 17 days
Ideal Time: June to August
Expected ambient temperatures:
8° C < skardu < 20° C
5° C < Concordia < 15° C
Difficulty level: moderate to strenuous
Asthma patients may encounter slight breathing problem at high altitudes
Age limit: 15 years to 60
Rev-up Pre-event briefing/seminar/webinar mandatory for all participants