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Shipton Spire 5900 M - Saltoro Summits

Shipton Spire very near to Trango Valley's most challenging rock wall in the Karakoram range. High and steep ledges are found here.This peak is situated in the restricted area and below 6000m, you no need to pay for a peak permit, just pay a trekking fee and try your luck. 

 

Location: Karakoram, Baltistan, Pakistan

Duration:32 Days

Min Age:18

Max People:12

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Day 1 : ARRIVAL
Arrival at Islamabad International Airport and transfer to the hotel. In the evening briefing at Alpine Club of Pakistan. Overnight in the hotel.
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Day 2 : ISLAMABAD TO CHILAS
Departure for Chilas via Babusar Top, Kaghan Valley Check-in hotel at Chilas.
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Day 3 : CHILAS TO SKARDU
Arrival in Skardu. Total drive time from Islamabad to Skardu is 22-24 hours. Overnight in the hotel
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Day 4 : SKARDU
Final arrangement of the trek.
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Day 5 : SKARDU TO ASKOLE
Full day drives with Jeeps on a winding trail to Askole, through a wild, impressive landscape and wild gorges. Overnight stay in tents in the small village of Askole.
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Day 6 : AKOLE TO KOROPHONE
After an early breakfast leaves the last inhabited village, the remaining portion of our journey, we rely on our porters who carry our food and equipment and sustain our Expedition. Overnight in tents.
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Day 7 : KOROPHONE TO JHULA
Trek to the Dumurdo river cross at Jhula. The campsite has shower cabins, running water, toilets, and camp platforms. Overnight in the tents. Walk: 03-04 hrs Grade:
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Day 8 : JHULA TO PAIYU
Trek along the Braldu River to a green Oasis under the shadows of Paiju Peak 6611 M. Paiyu is a Balti word which means "SALT". Overnight in tents.
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Day 9 : PAIYU TO SHIPTON SPIRE BASE CAMP:
After early morning breakfast trek to base camp. Overnight in tents.
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Day 10 : CLIMBING DAYS 10-24
Climbing starts towards Summit. The length of period depends on the weather, experience, and fitness of the climber.
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Day 25 : BASE CAMP TO PAIYU
After an early breakfast trek back to Paiyu camp. Overnight in the tents.
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Day 26 : PAIYU TO JHULA
After an early breakfast trek back towards Askole. The paths are better now you are off the glacier, and you will make good progress down to civilization. Overnight in the tents.
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Day 27 : JHULA TO ASKOLE
After back to Askole, for a final night of camping. Overnight in the tents.
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Day 28 : ASKOLE TO SKARDU
Drive back to Skardu. Overnight in the hotel at Skardu.
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Day 29 : SKARDU TO KAGHAN
Flight to Islamabad, if unable due to bad weather same day drive to Kaghan Valley via Babusar Top. Overnight in the hotel.
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Day 30 : KAGHAN TO ISLAMABAD
Early morning drive to Islamabad. Overnight in the Hotel.
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Day 31 : DE- BRIEFING AT ALPINE CLUB OF PAKISTAN
De-briefing at Alpine Club of Pakistan Islamabad afternoon sightseeing. Overnight in the hotel.
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Day 32 : DEPARTURE
Transfer to Islamabad International Airport for your onward destination. End of Our Services. Thank YOU.

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