Karakoram Trek 25-Day Ultimate Adventure

25 Days

Embarking on a Karakoram trek is not just a journey; it’s a call to adventure in one of the most stunning landscapes on Earth. Whether you’re a seasoned trekker or a novice, there’s something for everyone on the Karakoram trek.

Karakoram trek

The Karakoram mountain ranges are a trekker’s paradise. With its towering peaks, stunning glaciers, and serene valleys, Karakoram offers an unforgettable trekking experience.. With iconic trails like the K2 base camp trek, the Baltoro Glacier trek, and the Concordia trek, the Karakoram region beckons to thrill-seekers and nature lovers alike. It’s a place where challenges become triumphs, and every step unveils a new facet of the wilderness.

But the Karakoram isn’t just about conquering peaks; it’s about embracing the high-altitude spirit that defines the region. Standing in the shadow of giants like K2, the second-highest peak globally, isn’t just a physical feat; it’s a spiritual connection to the raw, untamed beauty that surrounds you.

At Broad Peak Adventures, we understand that a Karakoram trek is more than just a trail on a map. It’s an immersive experience, a story waiting to be written. Our guided tours aren’t just about reaching the destination; they’re about savoring every step, learning the secrets of hidden valleys, and connecting with the pulse of local cultures.

Our experienced guides are more than navigators; they’re storytellers, sharing the tales of the Karakoram as you traverse its rugged terrain. You won’t just see the landscapes; you’ll feel the heartbeat of the local communities, witness their resilience, and understand the customs that have shaped their existence.

We offer Karakoram trekking packages designed for varying fitness levels and durations, ensuring you find the adventure that aligns with your spirit. The allure of the Karakoram lies not only in the physical challenges and breathtaking landscapes but also in the cultural immersion it provides.

And as for the memories, at Broad Peak Adventures, we’re not just a tour company; we’re memory-makers. We understand that this trek is more than a checkbox on a bucket list; it’s a story you’ll tell for years to come. From the adrenaline-pumping moments on challenging trails to the jaw-dropping vistas of snow-capped peaks, every experience is a brushstroke in the masterpiece that is your Karakoram adventure.

Karakoram trek

So, lace up your boots, pack your bags, and get ready for an expedition that goes beyond the ordinary. Whether you’re a seasoned trekker or a first-time adventurer, the Karakoram welcomes you to discover the extraordinary. With Broad Peak Adventures, your journey isn’t just about reaching the summit; it’s about making memories that will linger in your heart long after the adventure is over. Get ready for an unforgettable experience – because in the Karakoram, every step is a story, and every story is worth remembering.


The adventure begins in the enchanting town of Skardu, nestled in the northern part of Pakistan. From Skardu, our trek leads you through charming villages, lush green valleys, and alpine meadows, gradually transitioning into a more challenging and awe-inspiring terrain. The highlight of the trek is undoubtedly the renowned Baltoro Glacier, the longest glacier outside the polar regions, surrounded by towering peaks such as K2, Broad Peak, and Gasherbrum I and II.

Natural Beauty Beyond Imagination

The Karakoram Trek offers unparalleled views of some of the world’s highest and most iconic peaks. The sheer scale of these mountains, coupled with the vastness of the glaciers, creates an otherworldly experience that will stay etched in your memory forever. As you traverse the challenging landscape, each step brings you closer to the breathtaking panorama that is the Karakoram.

Challenges and Rewards

Prepare yourself for high-altitude adventures as you tackle mountain passes, including the formidable Gondogoro La at an elevation of over 5,500 meters (18,000 feet). These challenges not only test your physical prowess but also reward you with a sense of accomplishment and the most stunning vistas imaginable. Acclimatization is key, and our experienced guides and support staff ensure your safety and comfort throughout the journey.

Cultural Immersion

Beyond the natural wonders, our trek provides an opportunity to connect with the local communities inhabiting these remote regions. Experience the warmth and hospitality of the Balti people, gaining insights into their traditions and customs. This cultural dimension adds a unique layer to your adventure, creating a well-rounded and enriching travel experience.

Practical Information

For those seeking this extraordinary adventure, we recommend undertaking the trek during the summer months when the weather is more favorable. Proper preparation, including acclimatization and hiring experienced local guides, ensures a safe and enjoyable experience.


Our Karakoram Trekking Expedition is not just a journey; it’s an odyssey into the heart of nature’s grandeur and a cultural tapestry woven by the resilient people of the Karakoram. Embark on this extraordinary adventure with us, and let the Karakoram’s untamed beauty and challenges redefine your idea of exploration.

Contact us to book your Karakoram Trekking Expedition and make memories that will last a lifetime. Explore, experience, and embrace the wonders of the Karakoram with Broad Peak Adventures.

Karkaoram trek


The Karakoram trek is a breathtaking adventure through the heart of the Karakoram mountain range. With stunning views of 8,000m peaks including K2, Broad Peak, Gasherbrum I and II, and the Gondogoro La Pass, this trek is a true test of endurance and a must-do for any mountain enthusiast. Explore the scenic Hushe Valley, the throne room of the mountain gods at Concordia, and trek along the Vigne and Gondogoro glaciers. Immerse yourself in the beauty of glaciers, glacial lakes, waterfalls, and streams while taking in views of other peaks ranging from 5,000m to 8,000m. Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the awe-inspiring majesty of the Karakoram.

Please note that this itinerary is just a general guideline and may vary based on weather conditions, trail conditions, and other factors. It is always best to consult with our team to ensure a safe and enjoyable trek.

Arrive in Islamabad, Pakistan.
Transfer to a comfortable hotel for rest and acclimatization.

Explore the capital city, visiting Faisal Mosque, Lok Virsa Museum, and Daman-e-Koh.
Attend a pre-trek briefing in the evening.

Early morning flight to Skardu.
Check into a hotel upon arrival.
Rest and acclimatization.

Visit Shangrila Resort, and Skardu's local bazaar and Katpana Desert.
Final trek preparations and gear check.

Scenic drive to Askole, the gateway to Karakoram. (Drive Time: Approx. 9-10 hours)
Begin the trek with a walk through Askole village. (Walking Time: Approx. 2 hours)

Trek to Jhula via the mesmerizing Biafo Glacier. (Trekking Time: Approx. 6-7 hours)
Camp near the Jhula campsite.

Continue trekking through enchanting landscapes to reach Paiyu. (Trekking Time: Approx. 6-7 hours)
Enjoy the views of the Cathedral Towers.

Acclimatization day with short hikes for better adjustment.

Resume trekking to Khuburse, crossing the Goro II glacier. (Trekking Time: Approx. 7-8 hours)
Witness the grandeur of the Karakoram peaks.

Trek to Concordia, the heart of Karakoram. (Trekking Time: Approx. 6-7 hours)
Behold the panoramic views of K2, Broad Peak, Gasherbrum I, and Gasherbrum II.

Rest and explore the surroundings.
Capture breathtaking photographs of the towering peaks.

Trek to Ali Camp with views of Chogolisa and Mitre Peak. (Trekking Time: Approx. 5-6 hours)
Camp in the mesmerizing Karakoram wilderness.

Trek towards Gondogoro La Base Camp. (Trekking Time: Approx. 6-7 hours)
Enjoy the views of Laila Peak.

Ascend to Gondogoro La High Camp. (Trekking Time: Approx. 4-5 hours)
Rest and prepare for the Gondogoro La pass.

Early morning ascent to Gondogoro La (5,585m). (Trekking Time: Approx. 8-9 hours)
Descend to Khuspang.
Camp overnight amidst stunning mountain vistas.

Trek to Dalsangpa, another beautiful campsite. (Trekking Time: Approx. 6-7 hours)
Views of Masherbrum and Muztagh Tower.

Continue the trek to Shaishcho, a serene campsite. (Trekking Time: Approx. 6-7 hours)
Immerse yourself in the rugged beauty of the Karakoram.

Trek to Hushe, the last village on the trail. (Trekking Time: Approx. 5-6 hours)
Celebrate the completion of the trek with locals.

Hushe Exploration Day

Scenic drive back to Skardu. (Drive Time: Approx. 5-6 hours)
Check into the hotel for a well-deserved rest.

Drive to Deosai National Park (The Land of Giants)
Stop at Satpara lake before reaching Deosai and enjoy the scenic views of the mountain covered lake.

Explore the unimaginable beauty of deosai and camp at Sheosar lake.

Local Exploration and rest day

Enjoy the views of karakoram and himalyan range from the sky and bit farewell to Skardu

Transfer to the airport for your departure.

What is the best time for the Karakoram Trek?

The ideal time for the trek is during the summer months from June to September when the weather is relatively stable.


Are permits required for the trek?

Yes, various permits are required for the trek, including national park permits and trekking permits. Ensure all necessary paperwork is completed before starting the trek.

Is altitude sickness a concern on this trek?

Yes, altitude sickness can be a concern. Adequate acclimatization, gradual ascent, and proper hydration are crucial to minimize the risk.

What is the difficulty level of the trek?

The trek is challenging, requiring a good level of fitness. Prior trekking experience and physical preparation are recommended.

Are porters and guides available, and are they recommended?

Yes, local porters and guides are available and highly recommended. They are familiar with the terrain and can enhance the overall trekking experience.

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  • 5,150 meters (16,896 feet)


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