Whit climb of Ihakora Peak 6172m
Our expeditions are always led by expert IFMGA Certified Mountain Guides
From the 6th to the 28 of June 2020
A trekking in one of the sanctuaries of mountaineering, made of big glaciers surrounded by steep rock walls and high peaks that seems to touch the sky.
On our way, after getting the K2 base camp, we’ll also climb the Ihakora peak 6172m: from the summitwe’ll have the opportunity to admire the view of hundred of amazing mountains: among others,Trango Towers,Mustagh Tower, Masherbrum, Chogolisa, Gasherbrum, Broad Peak andK2 8611 m.
From K2 base camp, through the difficult Gondokoro Pass 5650 m and the wild and remote Hushe Valley, we’ll be finally back in Skardu, capital of Baltistan.
The climb to the Ihakora peak is optional: who doesn’t want to climb Ihakora peak, can stay at the camp and have a rest day or do a short hiking around Ali Camp.
Meanwhile Ihakora Peak south summit 6095m doesn’t present high technical difficulties, the climbing of the north summit involve 50° steep slopes and snow ridges.
The path through Gondogoro Pass 5650m is completely equipped with fixed rope.
|PD / A little difficult|
|Excellent physical shape, good training and practice in the use of ice axe and crampons are required, Good spirit of adventure is needed.|
|Expedition equipment. The full list will be provided with the detailed informations|
Passport expiring six months after the return date and tourism entry visa. Lyskamm 4000 can deal with practices for obtaining visas
No mandatory vaccinations are required
WHAT’S INCLUDED: Support and assistance of a certified UIAGM Mountain Guide. Services provided by local tourist agency: transfer from and to the airport, inland transports (depending on weather conditions return flight Islamabad-Skardu or transfer by private bus through the Karakoram Highway), briefing to the tourist Ministery, full board with accommodation in two places tent, sirdar, chef, canteen tent, toilet tent, table, dishware and chairs during the trekking, porters for the transport of food and equipment, personal porter (max 15kg), trekking, climbing and camping permits fees. Half board with accommodation in hotels or guest houses (double rooms) in Skardu and Islamabad. Travel insurance (luggage, medical assistance, repatriation) provided by Innovation Viaggi or other italian travel agency.
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED: International return flights (Lyskamm4000 will book and buy your ticket), pakistani visa (around 100 €), lunches in the cities, tips, drinks, personal equipment and gears, other optional insurance (high mountain injury, travel cancelation), everything is not mentioned in “WHAT’S INCLUDED”.