During the ‘Great Game’ period Colonel Francis Young Husband walked through the Shimshal pass to Shimshal from China (Raskum) where he came across his Russian Counter part Captain Grombtchevski. In history, it was during British Raj in India. The Russians were suspicious and frequently sent her troops to review the area through passes.
Shimshal area is fully blessed of natural resources the wild animals particularly Marco polo Sheep, blue sheep, Ibex are easily viewed during the trek.
In Shimshal a series of high mountains from 5000m and reaching to the height of 7885 ( Dastagir the ninth highest in Pakistan) is worth visiting and Kunyang chish, Traver Sar, Kunjut Sar, Yazghal Dom are one of the Challenging Peaks, still waiting for daring mountaineers to make their first successful attempt to these unsurmounted peaks .
In this part of the world one can experience in wilderness, his/her best trek. The path is through rough mountain terraces and cliffs. We strongly recommend our so dear valued guests to experience this part with deep intentions.
In Shimshal pass the awesome sceneries touches all the visitors heart and soul, free alpine pasture with wonderful scene astonishes the visitors for life time,
Yak Racing Festival is the rarest game in the world, participating in yak Racing would be real joy for the new comers, this game has been the practice of the dwellers for last many decades. This yak racing and yak Chasing is unique in the world of sports in mountain region of the world.
Beside yak Race festival, fishing in this part is some thing very extraordinary. Fishing in Braldo River is one of the best experience else where in the world.
Day 01 arrive Islamabad, hotel.
Day 02 Islamabad/Gilgit or chilas.
Day 03 Drive to Passu.
Day 04 jeep drive to Shimshal.
Day 05 Rest day.Hotle or Camp.
Day 06 Shimshal – Furzin.
Day 07 furzin - arbab Parian.
Day 08 Arbob Parian – Shuijerab.
Day 09 shuijerab to Shimshal pass (4745m).
Day 10 Mingligh Sar ascent (6050m).
Day 11 back to base camp & rest.
Day 12 trek to Arbob Parian.
Day 13 arbab Parian – Maidour.
Day 14 Maidour – Shapodin.
Day 15 Shipodeen - mandik shlaq.
Day 16 mandik shlaq – werbin.
Day 17 werbin – chafchingol pass base camp.
Day 18 trek over chafchingol pass to kuksil kkh, camp.
Day 19 karimabad, hotel.
Day 20 karimabad – besham.
Day 21 Drive besham – Islamabad.
Day 22 fly back to home destination.