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Welcome to Gasherbrum I (8080 M )

At a glance Gasherbrum I (8080 m) (also known as Hidden Peak or K5) is the 11th highest peak on Earth and the 3rd highest in Pakistan. Gasherbrum I am part of the Gasherbrum massif, located in the Karakoram region of the Himalayas. Gasherbrum means "beautiful mountain". Gasherbrum I was designated K-5 T.G. Mojtgoeery in! 856 ghen he first spotted the peaks of the Karakoram daring the Great Trigonometric Survey of India. In 1892, William Maptin Conway provided the alternate name, Hidden Peak, in reference to its extreme remoteness. Gasherbrum I was first climbed on 5th July 1958 by an Ameriba۔۔۔۔

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  • Group Size:     Make the planning your own
    Price per person:     Complete the custom adventure program & just email us to casting.
    Prices vary based on departure season.
  • Details
    Deadline  :  2022-05-20
      Altitude :   8080 Meters
    Duration : 48 Days
  • Available Date
    Available    2022-06-01
About
ITINERARY

  • Day 1.

    Arrival and transfer hotel overnight stay at hotel in Islamabad.
  • Day 2.

    Briefing at the Ministry of Tourism Islamabad.
  • Day 3.

    Flight to Skardu.
  • Day 4.

    Local arrangements over night at hotel in Skardu.
  • Day 5.

    Jeep drive to Askoli over night at camp at Askoli village.
  • Day 6

    Trek to Jula overnight at Camp in Jula.
  • Day 07

    Trek to Payu overnight at Payu campsite.
  • Day 08

    Trek to Urdokas overnight camp at Urdokas.
  • Day 09

    Trek to Goro II overnight camp at Goro II
  • Day 10

    Trek to Concordia overnight at Concordia Campsite.
  • Day 11

    Trek to Gasherbrum 1 over night at base camp
  • Day 12-37

    Day 12-37 Ascent Gasherbrum 1
  • Day 38

    Trek back to Concordia over camp at Concordia
  • Day 39

    Trek to Goro II over night at Goro II
  • Day 40

    Trek to Urdokas over night at Urdokas campsite
  • Day 41

    Trek to Payu over night at Payu campsite
  • Day 42

    Trek to Jula over night at Jula campsite
  • Day 43

    Trek to Askoli over night at camp in Askoli village
  • Day 44

    Drive to Skardu over night at hotel in Skardu
  • Day 45

    Drive to Chilas over night at Hotel in Chilas
  • Day 46

    Drive to Islamabad over night Hotel at Islamabad
  • Day 47

    De-briefing at the Ministry of Tourism.
  • Day 48

    Departure



  1. Arrival and Departure: Pick and drop from Islamabad airport.
  2. Hotel Accommodation Islamabad, Chilas, Skardu.
  3. Cargo Clearance: International Air cargo clearance of Member Personal Luggage & Payment of Government taxes in Pakistan.
  4. Permit: Climbing Royalty and permit of Pakistan Government to climb mount Gasherbrum I 8080 m.
  5. Liaison Officer: Liaison officer with full equipment, accommodation & salary. 
  6. Garbage Management: Garbage Govt Deposit fees.
  7. Map: climbing map.
  8. Insurance: Medical Insurance for all Expedition staff during the expedition.
  9. Member transportation:
    flight from Islamabad to Skardu and return to Islamabad. Skardu to Askoli and return from Hushe to Skardu.
  10. Expedition Stuffs Transportation: all equipment Transportation for all Members and Staffs from Islamabad to Askole by bus / Jeep and to Basecamp by Porters.Return Basecamp to Askole by porters & Askole to Islamabad by bus/jeep.
  11. Member Luggage: Up to 50 Kg per member for personal baggage during the trek carrying by porters.
  12. Food and Lodging:  03 meals a day (BLD; including tea green or coffee) along with accessible accommodation at Hotel /Camp during the trek and at Basecamp. Well-managed base camp set up for members & Staffs’
  13. All require equipment for Camping.
  14. Porter: Porters per member up to Base camp from Askole & Porters while returning from Basecamp to Askole.
  15. Base Camp Staff:  Experienced and well-trained Base Camp Cook & other staff as required.
  16. Staff Salary and allowance: All staff & porter’s daily wages, salary, foods equipment, & cloths.
  17. Base Camp Tent:  Member tents.
  18. Base Camp Equipment:  Foam mattresses and pillow  Dinning Tent,  Kitchen Tent, Toilet, Shower Tent, Staffs Tent, base camp staffs tent, Store tents, Tables & chairs & all necessary cooking utensils.
  19. Heater: Heater for base camp in each Dining and other necessary camps.
  20. Solar/Generator/Light:  Solar panel or Generator for battery charge and light at base camp for use. 
  21. High Altitude Leaders: high altitude leaders as required
  22. High altitude Leaders Salary & Allowance: High altitude Leaders Salary, Equipment, Food, and Clothing.
  23. Oxygen Bottle (O3): Summit Oxygen cylinder: 3 oxygen bottles (3 liters.) for each member and 2-oxygen bottles for each high-altitude Leaders.
  24. Oxygen Mask & Regulator:  Set of Summit Oxygen mask & regulator for each member and high-altitude Leaders, which has to be returned after the expedition.
  25. Back up Oxygen Cylinder, mask, and regulator (with appropriate charge).
  26. High camp service: High Altitude Tent, Necessary cooking EPI gas, cooking pot, High food for a member, high altitude Leaders (C1) (C2) (C3) and (C4). Group climbing gears, fixed and dynamic rope during the climbing period as required.
  27. Rope Fixing Team: The team of experienced high altitude Leaders will fix the route on Gasherbrum I.
  28. Internet: Thuraya IP Internet access Wi-Fi to all climbers on our expedition at base camp. (Payable Basis).
  29. Satellite Phone for emergency communication carrying by high altitude Leaders, also available for members with appropriate charge. Walkie-Talkie: Walkie –Talkie for communicating from Base Camp to Mountain and Mountain to Base Camp.
  30. Permit: Satellite Phone/walkie-talkie permit for all members and staff.
  31. Weather Forecast: Weather forecast report during the entire expedition. 
  32. Comprehensive Medical kit for group and staff.
  33. Certificate: Gasherbrum I climbing certificate issued by Pakistani Alpine Club (after climbing Mount Gasherbrum I successfully).

Cost Include (Base camp service)

  1. Pick & Drop: Arrival & Departure (Pick & Drop).
  2. Hotel Accommodation in Islamabad: Islamabad, Chilas & Skardu.
  3. Permit: Climbing Royalty and permit of Pakistan Government to climb Gasherbrum I 8080 M.
  4. Liaison Officer: Liaison officer with equipment, salary, & accommodation. 
  5. Garbage Management: Garbage Deposit fees.
  6. Insurance: Medical Insurance for Expedition staff.
  7. Map:  Climbing map.
  8. Member transportation: Flight from Islamabad to Skardu and return Skardu to Islamabad. Land Transportation Skardu to Askoli and return from Hushe to Skardu. Land Transportation (Staffs): Islamabad Skardu Skardu askoli & return from Hushe to Skardu.
  9. Expedition Stuffs Transportation: All equipment Transportation for all Members and Staff from Islamabad to Askole by bus / Jeep and to Basecamp by Porters return Basecamp to Askole by porters & Askoli to Islamabad by bus/jeep.
  10. Member Luggage: Up to 50 Kg per member for personal baggage during the trek carrying by porters.
  11. Food and Lodging:  All meals (BLD; including tea green tea & coffee) along with accessible accommodation at Hotel/Camp during the trek and at Basecamp. Well-managed base camp set up for members & Staffs’
  12. All Necessary equipment for Camping.
  13. Porter: Porters per member up to Base camp from Askole & Porters while returning from Basecamp to Hushe.
  14. Base Camp Staff:  Experienced and well-trained Base Camp Cook & other required staff.
  15. Staff Salary and allowance: All staff & porter’s daily wages, salary, equipment, foods & clothing.
  16. Base Camp Tent: base camp member tents.
  17. Base Camp Equipment: foam mattresses and pillows Dinning Tent, Kitchen Tent, Communication tent, Toilet &  Shower Tent, Staffs Tent, Tent for base camp staffs, Store tents, Tables & chairs & all necessary cooking Utensils.
  18. Heater: Heater for base camp in each Dining and in other necessary camps.
  19. Solar/Generator/Light: Solar panel or Generator for battery charge and light at base camp for use. 
  20. Internet: Thuraya IP Internet access Wi-Fi to all climbers on our expedition at base camp. (Payable Basis)
  21. Rope Fixing Team: The team of experienced high altitude porters will fix the route on Gasherbrum I.
  22. Weather Forecast: Weather forecast report during the expedition. 
  23. Walkie-Talkie: Walkie –Talkie for communicating from Base Camp to Mountain and Mountain to Base Camp.
  24. Comprehensive Medical kit for group and staff.
  25. Certificate: Gasherbrum I climbing certificate issued by Pakistani Alpine Club (after climbing Mount Gasherbrum I successfully).
  • Mountain Name: Gasherbrum I
  • Height: 8080 Meters from sea level
  • Destinations: Baltoro Gilgit-Baltistan Pakistan
  • Accommodation: Hotel, Motel & Guest House
  • Transportation: High Roof, Jeeps
  • Staff: Well experience high altitude leaders and other staff.
  • Best Time: 15th  May  to 15th September

Finalize the booking at least six months in advance - so that all documentation & permits are completed on time. 

Also send your cargo on time so that the goods arrive before the group members arrive.

Tell your insurance company that gives you the coordinates of the corresponding on-site or nearby.

Pack essentials, whether personal or for group As a high mountain climber you have your own experience.

 

  1. Air Fare: International flight airfare.
  2. Visa fee: Pakistani entry Visa fee.
  3. Extra night: Extra nights’ accommodation in Islamabad Chilas & Skardu (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
  4. Insurance: Mountain climbing rescue and evacuation insurance policy - mandatory
  5.  Trip cancellation insurance.
  6.  Rescue Evacuation: Medical and emergency rescue evacuation costs if required. (Rescue,   Repatriation, Helicopter, Medication, Medical Tests, and Hospitalization costs)
  7.  Personal Expenses: Telephone Calls, Internet, battery recharge, hot shower, laundry, soft drinks, 
  8. Personal Equipment: Clothing, Packing Items or Bags, Personal Medical Kit, Personal Trekking /Climbing Gears.
  9.  Filming: Special filming, camera & drone permit fee.
  10. Tips: Calculate some tips for High altitude leaders, Basecamp staff and porters.
  11.  Extra: Any other services or activities, which are not mentioned in the itinerary.
  12.  Any other item not listed in the “Cost Includes” section.