Grey Tower & Levski P (5,733m) - 13 Days

The Kharidas is a narrow and steep valley between the Nangma and Charakusa with numerous fine Pyramid Peak 5,000M to 6100 Meters all peak are very impressive, unclimbed in Hushe valleys Karakoram Baltistan. Mostly filled with rocky glacier and bounded by moraines. This valley was first explore in 1999 by Italians climbers, Maurizio Giordani, Luke Maspes Rampikino and Natale Villa, with the Swiss, Lorenzo been explored and most of the huge walls are virgin. An American also has explored to the Khridas valley in 2000 Nils Davis, Sean Isaac and Todd offenbacher. Khridas valley becomes more popular for alpine climbing.The Kahridas is a relatively narrow valley between the Nangma and Charakusa with the fine pyramid peak of Drifika. There some breathtakingly and beautiful spires peaks which never been climbed before.

The Kahne valley is located in the Karakoram Mountains. In August 2011, a team of alpines from Bulgaria became the first men to ascend the Grey Tower and Levski Peak 5733m, a hidden alpine rock valley Karakorum. Mainly easy and moderate climbing, with a couple of 6a+6b sections, the summit is an ideal rock needle with a 2x3m flat platform on the top with fantastic views in all directions. Is a perfect rock valley of peaks between 5,000 to 6,000 meters and most this areas peaks remaining un-climbed. The first foreign visitor were German in 1998, trekkers according to the locals and anther second group from Koreans, made two unsuccessful attempts at climbing mountains in the rarely-explored valley. Only few climbers have visited this valley.

Duration:  13 days Altitude: 5,850m 
Range:  Karakorum  
Camp nights:  8-10 Hotels nights:  2-4
Grade: Technical/Difficult Best Period: July to September

Day 1: Arrival to Islamabad

Welcoming and receiving at Islamabad International airport and shifting to the hotel. Here meet with the group and during the day visit to the famous bazaars, Mosque and other places in Islamabad depending on time.

Day 2: Islamabad to Skardu By flight or KK Highway

Given good weather we will fly to Skardu (perhaps the most spectacular commercial flight in the world, with magnificent views of Nanga Parbat the 9th highest mountain in the world. If the weather doesn’t allow the flight we take the Karakorum Highway on the old silk route. This is just spectacular. It’s a long drive but one of the great journey’s of the world between the deep gorges of the mighty Indus. Overnight hotel in Chilas, driving over Babsur Pass will minimize the distance and the night stay will be in Naran. (10-12 hour drive).

Day 3:Free day at Skardu, Breifing at Ministry of Tourism

Day 4: Drive to Khaney valley

Day 5-9 Trek to Kharidus valley & climbing

Day 10: Trek back Khaney Valley and drive to Skardu

Day 11: Fly to Skardu

Day 12: Contingency day for possible delays 

Day 13: International flight

The Trip Cost Includes

  • • All land transport involved in the itinerary
  • • All accommodation and meal described in the trip dossier
  • • Full trekking and base camp service including food and all equipment (excluding personal equipment)

The Trip cost Excludes

  • • Travel insurance
  • • Pakistan’s Visa
  • • Tips for local guides and support staff
  • • Miscellaneous expenses - drinks and souvenirs etc

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Grey Tower & Levski P (5,733m)

Trip Facts

  • 2-10
  • 5,733m
  • Khaplu Baltistan Skardu
  • Islamabad
  • Breakfast, lunch, Dinner
  • Hotel and Camping