2 Days 1 Night
The Rakaposhi Base Camp Trek, showcasing the mesmerizing beauty of the 27th highest peak globally and 12th highest in Pakistan, promises an unforgettable adventure. This conical wonder is a sight to behold and can be spotted from the heart of Hunza. Trekking enthusiasts will find the journey to Rakaposhi’s base camp both thrilling and rewarding, offering unparalleled views of the mountain, Diran Peak, and the awe-inspiring glacier. Embark on this enchanting trek, starting from Minapin village in Nager Valley, and immerse yourself in nature’s wonders.
Discover the Majestic Route:
The trek commences from Minapin village and leads you to the lush green Hapakun camp, nestled by a serene waterfall. This picturesque campsite can be reached in a moderate 3 to 5 hours, allowing you to relish the beauty of the journey. The adventure continues as you traverse the green ridge, eventually arriving at Tagha Pahari, the base camp of Rakaposhi. The hike to Tagha Pahari takes approximately 3 to 5 hours, rewarding trekkers with breathtakingly close views of Rakaposhi, Diran, and the glacier.
Extend the Experience:
For those seeking more adventure, an additional day allows you to journey to Diran Base Camp. After spending a night at Tagha Pahari, embark on the day trek to Diran Base Camp and marvel at the surrounding splendor. By evening, return to Tagha Pahari for an overnight stay before bidding farewell to the captivating landscapes.
Suitable for All Fitness Levels:
The Rakaposhi Base Camp Trek is a highly recommended choice for all fitness levels. Whether you are a seasoned trekker or a novice adventurer, this expedition caters to your abilities and preferences. You have the freedom to conclude the trek at any point if you desire.
Plan Your Adventure:
Embark on this unforgettable journey to Rakaposhi Base Camp from either Islamabad or Nager Valley. Choose the starting point that suits you best and immerse yourself in the natural wonders and breathtaking vistas that await you.
Embarking on the Rakaposhi Base Camp Trek is an opportunity not to be missed. As one of the easiest base camp treks, this adventure is accessible to all, regardless of fitness levels. Experience the splendor of a 7000m mountain base camp and witness nature’s grandeur up close. Book your adventure today and set off on an extraordinary journey that will leave you with unforgettable memories.
Rakaposhi base camp is located at some 17 Kilometers from Minapin village. For a beginner, the trek to Hapakun camp should take 5 - 6 hours and to the base camp, it should take 8 hours on one side. However, to an advanced-level trekker, it should take 5 - 6 hours to reach the base camp.
The same trek can be completed in one day if you are an advanced trekker. However, the meadows, landscapes in Hapakun camp, Rakaposhi Base camp, and the hills by the base camp are so serene that you would love to extend the trip for one night at least.
If you wish to go to the base camp and your fitness level is not enough to complete the trek, then there are horses and donkeys to carry you and your luggage to the base camp.
Hapakun camp is so majestic it would fulfill your soul visiting Hapakun camp even. Some of the guests find Hapakun camp so serene and they may skip doing the base camp for this reason. But remember you are missing so much if you skip the base camp. It is one of the most beautiful experiences you will ever have in your life.
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Rakaposhi base camp trek is not a hard-core trek. There are no rough glacier walks on the way which could be bothering. Also, there are mules and horses available for the guests who cannot walk. You are good to go.
Rakaposhi base camp is not a heart-pumping trek. Anyone who has moderate walking and hiking experience can do the trek easily. Also, you can hike to Hapakun camp and skip the base camp trek if it's not your cup of tea or also hire a mule or horse to do the job.
Hakpkun Camp: 2900m
Rakaposhi Base Camp 3300m