Backpackers Tour to Northern Pakistan

0 (No Review)
From: $1800
(0 review)

20 Days 19 Nights

Tour Type

Specific Tour

Group Size

12 people



About this tour

Start and end in Islamabad! With the Active Adventure tour Backpackers tour to Northern Pakistan, you have a 20-day tour package taking you through Islamabad, Pakistan, and 12 other destinations in Pakistan. Backpackers tour to Northern Pakistan includes accommodation in a hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, and transport.

This is a specially designed complete circuit tour to explore almost all the destinations in Northern Pakistan. The tour starts from the capital city of Islamabad Pakistan and takes you on a road trip to the less-explored yet most rewarding destinations in Northern Pakistan

During the backpacker’s tour to Northern Pakistan, you will be visiting Naran Kaghan, Fairy Meadows, Hunza Valley, Skardu, Ghizer, Phander Valley, Chital, Kalash, and Swat, and return back to Islamabad. This is a long overland tour only recommended for young explorers who wish to explore all of Nothern Pakistan in one go. 


  • Epic journeys in the heart of the Himalayas, Karakorams, and Hindukush mountain ranges
  • Explore some of the highest mountain ranges, lakes, glaciers, and valleys
  • An epic journey through the ancient silk route to the world's highest border Khunjerab Pass (4600m)
  • Trek till the base camp of Nanga Parbat(8126m), 9th highest peak in the world
  • Hike up to Batura Glacier(57km), 6th largest glacier in the world
  • Visit some of the ancient Fortresses in Hunza and Skardu
  • Meet and greet with some of the friendliest people living in Northern Pakistan
  • Immerse into the beautiful valleys and civilizations in these mountain ranges
  • Explore the Unique Kalasha community in northern Chitral
  • Get the closest views of the gigantic mountain ranges you have never seen before
  • Visit the tourist street in Karimabad Hunza, Skardu, and Chitral


  • All transportation
  • English Speaking local guide
  • Accommodation (Twin Sharing)
  • Breakfast lunch and dinner
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities/Tips
  • Travel insurance


Receive the guests at Islamabad International Airport Hotel transfer Free time in the evening for relaxation Overnight stay in Islamabad 

Check-out from Hotel Road trip to Naran/Chilas (8/9 hours) Departure for Naran from Islamabad in the morning Stopovers on the way in Mansehra, Balakot, Kaghan Naran arrival by evening Overnight stay in Naran 

Road trip to Hunza Valley (8 hours) Drive through 13600m Babusar Pass Visit Shoesar Lake, Babusar Pass, Three Mountain ranges junction point Karimabad arrival by evening Hotel check-in Overnight stay in Hunza 

Explore Central Hunza Visit the ancient Fortresses Sunset at Duikar Viewpoint Evening free in the tourist street Karimabad 

Guided day tour to upper Hunza Visit Attabad Lake. Free time for boating and jetski at Attabad Lake Visit Hussaini Suspension Bridge and Borith Lake Overnight stay in upper Hunza 

Visit the majestic photographic destinations in upper Hunza Hike to Batura Glacier viewpoint Explore Passu and Gulmit village Overnight stay in upper Hunza 

Optional road trip to Khunjerab pass in the morning You might witness the rare Karakoram Ibex and animals in Khunjerab National Park Return to Hunza by evening Overnight stay in Hunza 

Road trip to Fairy Meadows in the morning 3 hours a drive to reach the jeep point for Fairy Meadows 1.5 hours jeep ride to Tattu Village 3 hours further hike to Fairy Meadows Evening free at Fairy Meadows Overnight stay in wooden huts at Fairy Meadows

Day free in Fairy Meadows for excursion and photography Optional hike to Beyal camp to get the closest views of Nanga Parbat Overnight stay in Fairy Meadows 

Dive towards Skardu in the morning Skardu arrival by night Hotel check-in Overnight stay in Skardu 

Visit Upper Kachura and Lower Kachura Lake Day free for photography in Kachura Valley Hike to Soak valley Overnight stay in Skardu 

Drive towards Manthuka waterfall Visit Manthuka waterfall Drive further to Khpalu Valley Visit Khapu Fort Overnight stay in Khaplu 

Drive towards Shigar Valley (4 hours) Visit Cold Desert and Shigar Valley Visit Shigar Fort and around Overnight stay in Shigar/Skardu 

Return Drive to Gilgit (4 hours) Gilgit arrival by the afternoon Evening free in Gilgit for relaxation 

Drive further to Phander Valley (4-5 hours) Stopovers on the way in Gahkuch, Hoper Valley, Khalti Lake Free time in Phander for Photography and water adventures Overnight stay in Phander Valley 

Road trip to Chitral from Phander Valley Stopovers on the way Chitral arrival by evening Overnight stay in Chitral 

Drive further to Kalash (1 hour) Day free in Kalash to explore Visit Bumburette this day 

Drive further to Kalash (1 hour) Day free in Kalash to explore Visit Bumburette this day 

Road trip to Swat (7 hours) Overnight stay in Swat 

Drive further to Islamabad (3 hours) Drop off at Backpackers hostel Islamabad Dinner not included


Multi day




May - October

Tour's Location

Bulk discount (by Percent)

Bulk discount adult
#Discount groupFrom adultTo adultValue
1Group Discount49 10%


Not Rated
(0 review)
Very Good
0 review on this Tour - Showing 1 to 0

Write a review

From: $1800
0 (No Review)


Arif Husain

Member Since 2023

Information Contact





Explore other options

Translate »