Ovir Pass


Ovir Pass & Tirich Mir Trek: A Journey into the Heart of the Hindu Kush

This 20-day adventure takes you on a captivating journey through the heart of the Hindu Kush, exploring the majestic peaks, glacial landscapes, and unique cultures of the region. From the bustling streets of Islamabad to the serene heights of Tirich Mir Base Camp, each day offers a new vista and experience.

Day 1: Arrival in Islamabad

  • Altitude: 500 meters
  • Overnight: Hotel

Arrive in Islamabad and enjoy a half-day city tour of the vibrant capital city or explore the neighboring Rawalpindi, setting the tone for the journey ahead.

Day 2: Drive to Bumburet Kailash

  • Altitude: 1100 meters
  • Overnight: Hotel

Embark on a long drive to Bumburet Kailash, immersing yourself in the picturesque landscapes of the journey.

Day 3: Explore the Unique Culture of Kailash

  • Altitude: 1650 meters
  • Overnight: Hotel

Take the day to explore the distinctive culture and way of life in Kailash, connecting with the local communities.

Day 4: Drive to Chitral

  • Altitude: 1500 meters
  • Overnight: Hotel

Travel to Chitral and make final preparations for the upcoming trekking adventure.

Day 5: Drive to Kiyar

  • Altitude: 3000 meters
  • Overnight: Tents

Embark on a drive to Kiyar, the starting point of the trek, surrounded by towering mountains.

Day 6-8: Trek to Ovir Pass and Mujhen

  • Altitude: 4187 meters (Ovir Pass), 2927 meters (Mujhen)
  • Overnight: Tents

Embark on a series of treks, crossing the Ovir Pass, exploring Mujhen, and traversing the rugged terrain of the region.

Day 9: Drive from Mujhen to Zani Pass

  • Altitude: 3840 meters
  • Overnight: Tents

Travel by road from Mujhen to Zani Pass, enjoying the changing landscapes along the way.

Day 10-16: Trek to Tirich Mir Base Camp and Back

  • Altitude: 4724 meters (Tirich Mir Babu Camp)
  • Overnight: Tents

Embark on an exhilarating trek, journeying through picturesque locations like Shagrum, Sherniak, and Shogor Biasum, culminating at Tirich Mir Base Camp. Spend a free day at the base camp, taking in the awe-inspiring surroundings.

Day 17: Drive to Chitral

  • Overnight: Hotel

Trek back to Chitral, retracing your steps and reflecting on the incredible landscapes you’ve traversed.

Day 18: Flight or Drive to Islamabad

  • Overnight: Hotel

Depart Chitral and return to Islamabad by flight or road, marking the end of your trekking adventure.

Day 19: Reserve Day

  • Overnight: Hotel

Use this day as a reserve, allowing flexibility in your travel plans.

Day 20: Homebound Flight

  • Overnight: Hotel

Board your homebound flight, carrying with you memories of the rugged beauty and cultural diversity of the Hindu Kush.

Highlight: This trek offers a unique blend of cultural exploration and high-altitude adventure. The journey takes you through the enchanting Kailash Valley, across the Ovir Pass, and to the base of Tirich Mir, the highest peak in the Hindu Kush. You’ll traverse glaciers, pass through remote villages, and experience the warm hospitality of the locals. The landscapes are ever-changing, ranging from lush valleys to glacial expanses. This trek is not just a physical journey but also a cultural immersion into the lives of the people who call these mountains home. From the breathtaking views atop Ovir Pass to the grandeur of Tirich Mir, this expedition will leave you with memories that will last a lifetime.


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