From Swat To Chitral Over The Kachikani Pass

 

Quick Facts
Duration 14 Days
Best Time June - October
Difficulty Level Strenuous
Destinations Islamabad | Malakand | Kachikani | Shandur | Mastuj | Chitral | Peshawar

 

Sample Itinerary
Day 01

Arrive Islamabad. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 02

Drive over Malakand pass to Kalam in Swat Valley.

Day 03

Drive through pine forests to picturesque Mahodand lake.

Day 04

Short trek along stream to Dogaik.

Day 05

Trek beyond Diwangar to Palagar Camp

Day 06

Trek through birch woodland & sparkling streams to Bokht Shal. Camp

Day 07

A steep climb crossing Kachikani pass 4766 m to Khonza Ouch 8 hrs. Camp

Day 08

Trek to Subar it is rough going as the track has washed away over the years. Camp

Day 09

Trek to the settlement of Sor Laspur, drive to Shandur. Camp

Day 10

Watch Shandur Polo festival between the arch rivals Chitral & Gilgit polo teams, afternoon drive to Mastuj. Camp

Day 11

Drive through the Hindu Raj mountains to Chitral. Hotel

Day 12

Fly to Peshawar or drive over the Lowari pass to Peshawar. Hotel

Day 13

Morning explore the old bazaars of Peshawar evening drive to Islamabad. Hotel

Day 14

Flight home.

 

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