Nanga Parbat(8,126 m )

Nanga Parbat is the ninth highest mountain in the world and second highest peaks of Pakistan. The Sanskrit word parvata means “mountain rocks” and nanga means “bare”). It is located in Diamir and Astor is a part of Himalayan Range of Gilgit-Baltistan Pakistan.
An immense, dramatic peak rising far above its surrounding terrain, Nanga Parbat also notoriously difficult climb. It has three vast faces. The Raikot face is dominated by the north and south silver crags and silver plateau. The Diamir face is rocky in the beginning. It converts itself into ice fields around the higher end of the peak. The Rupal face is the highest precipice in the world.
Nanga Parbat has tremendous vertical relief over local terrain in all directions. To the south, Nanga Parbat boasts what is often referred to as the highest mountain face in the world: the Rupal Face rises 4,600 m (15,090 ft) above its base. To the north, the complex, somewhat more gently sloped Raikot Flank rises 7,000 m (22,966 ft) from the Indus River valley to the summit in just 25 km (16 mi), one of the 10 greatest elevation gains in so short a Hight on Earth. Nanga Parbat is one of only two peaks on Earth that rank in the top twenty of both the highest mountains in the world. It was first climbed in 1953 by Austrian climber Hermann Buhl. However It was the dramatic moment of summit time as the all members of Austrian team have left back acceptly BHUL: He continued alone. Finally he success to summit. Buhl is the only climber who made the first ascent of an eight-thousand without oxygen.


Duration: Name of Peak: 40 days Nanga Parbat/ Diamir Peak Elevation: 8,126 m (26,660 ft)
Ranked:       9th of the world & 2nd  in Pakistan Location: Western End of Himalaya
Best Period:  20 May - 10August    Base Camp height: 3550-M
Latitude         35°-14 N Longitude: 74° - 36 E
Ideal Duration


First Ascent:  July 3, 1953
Faces: Diamer, Raikot and Rupal    

Itinerary Diamir Fairy Meadow Side

Days Program Time Hight  
Day 01

Welcome to Pakistan (Islamabad Transport to

Day 02

Fly to Skardu Subject to weather Drive to Chilas

11-12hrs   Hotel
Day 03 Islamabad-Chilas     Camp
Day 04 Chilas-Kachal     Camp
Day 05 Kachal-Zangot     Camp
Day 06 Zangot-Nanga Parbat Base     Camp
Day 07- Climbing Days Reserved for Ascend of Nanga Parbat     Camp
45 Nanga Parbat Base Camp-Zangot     Camp
Day 46 Zangot-Kachal-Chilas     Hotel
Day 47 Chilas-Islamabad     Hotel
Day 48 Debriefing     Camp
Day 49 Departure      

Rupaal Side

Days Program Time Hight  
Day 01 Welcome to Pakistan overnight Islamabad     Hotel
Day 02 Drive to Chilas on Karakorum highway 12-13 hrs     Hotel
Day 03 Drive to Tarishing   2911m Camp
Day 04 Free day in Tarishing      
Day 05 Trek to Nanga Parbat base (Herrligkoffer base 5-6 hrs 3350m camp
Day 06-45 30 days for climbing     Camp
Day 46 Trek to Tarishing      Camp
47 Drive to Chilas 7-8hrs   Hotel
48 Drive to Islamabad    11-12hrs   Hotel
Day 49 Islamabad     Hotel
Day 50 Onward to your own destinations.