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    Default Tour de Khunjerab .................dedicated to our dear departed friend, Ajab Khan!

    This thread was started on the request of many friends, but most of all Ajab Khan who accompanied on this wonderful trip for most part, but had to miss the Khunjerab visit. He contributed hundreds of his beautifully captured pictures to this thread for all of us to remember him by.

    https://www.pakwheels.com/forums/4x4...b-khan-rip-bro



    June 2013

    The trip route was Naran, Jalkhad, Lulusar, Babusar, Chilas, KKH, Gilgit, Hunza Karimabad, Duikar Eagles nest, Attabad lake, Hoper Glacier, Gilgit, Gupis (the road beyond towards Phandar/ shandur had been swept away by flood waters), Back to Gilgit, Hunza, Attabad, Gulmit, Passu, Sust, Khunjerab top. The return jouney from Khujerab was Gulmit, Attabad crossing, Hunza, Gilgit, Astore, Rama, Chilas, Babusar, Naran and back home!

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    A brief timeline

    Islamabad to Naran non-stop 6-7 hours if you leave early and avoid traffic. Naran to Chilas via Babusir depends how long you stop over on the way, such as at Jalkhad, lulusir, Babusir top etc. Non stop it can be completed in 5-6 hours. Chilas to Gilgit is 130km (in 2 to 2-1/2 hours), gilgit to Hunza Aliabad approx 90-95km in 2 hours. Hunza to Attabad lake 30-40 minutes. The lake crossing is 50-55 minutes (9.5Km), but depends how long you take to negotiate and get onto the boat etc and than hopefully don't have to wait too long to get off at other end. You can take vehicle across on the boat as well (own or rented), charge may vary 3000-4000rs one way each, depending on your vehicle size and negotiating skill. The boat drops you at the other end "Gulmit" a beautiful small village/ town. Distance from Gulmit to Khunjerab is 135km (Sust is after 50km approx). Takes an hour to get to sust atleast, as first 10km the road is katcha and in poor shape. There after its fresh mettled road, like between gilgit n hunza. Sust to Khunjerab can be reached in 2 hours approx.

    The first boats leaves (on the lake) roughly after 5:30 am and last one leaves at 6pm. If you are going from Hunza, a day trip to Khunjerab is easily possible, but if you go that far, might as well stay the night in Sust or Gulmit. PTDC Sust is nice enough, and Marcopolo Inn Gulmit is nicer. There are plenty other hotels there as well.

    All above timings are doable, but, break downs, puntures, land slides, road work related stops etc can add time very easily!


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    Never go offroading alone!!!you never know when you need a push!!

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    Never go offroading alone!!!you never know when you need a push!!

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    Very good addition Ajab dear, keep rollin more n more pics
    "Mistakes" are painful, when happened.....but after some time...a collection of Mistakes are called "Experience" which leads to "SUCCESS".

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    Quote Originally Posted by nn View Post
    It was 4000Rs, I couldn't negotiate down any further, probably due to my vehicle. A travel guide had come across on LCII/ prado '92 the day before and he told me he paid 3000Rs,
    nn... what is the rent of boat if u go without veh? Charges for a couple?

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    Quote Originally Posted by nn View Post
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    Tour de Khunjerab .................dedicated to our dear departed friend, Ajab Khan! - 1255221d1377808903 tour de khunjerab via naran babusar chilas gilgit hunza june 2013 dsc 8256
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    superb shots.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Maddy27 View Post
    nn... what is the rent of boat if u go without veh? Charges for a couple?
    To be honest, we didn't enquire what was the individual rate, but I recall having read on some other threads as 200Rs per head one way. And 300rs per motorcyle one way.



    Quote Originally Posted by hmishaq View Post
    superb shots.
    Many thnx.

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    The amazing Raka Poshi, plenty clicks at various settings!

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    Once again so many rock / stone patterns and variations!

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