Strenuous: The K2 Base Camp Trek crosses several glaciers and one mountain pass (Gondogoro La 5,600 meters) over the course of several weeks. Guests must have previous trekking experience and be able to hike between 10-20 kilometers a day over challenging terrain in a wide range of weather conditions. Previous experience at altitude is a plus.
What's Included in the Tour Price
All hotel accommodation in between trekking days.
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner for all tour days, except for a few meals (when guests may have free time in Islamabad and Skardu).
All ground transportation whilst on tour.
All on-the-ground logistics and planning.
Islamabad Airport pick up and drop off (if arriving/departing within 24 hours of the start/end of the tour).
Western and local guides.
NOC/TrekkingPermits/ Letter of Invitation to Pakistan.
Internal flights within Pakistan (Islamabad - Skardu return).
Comfy two person alpine tents.
Up to 12 kgs of porter services per person.
Group generator for charging electronics.
Dining table, chairs, and a mess tent.
Access to the group satellite phone (usage at extra cost).
Lots of laughs and epic moments.
Life changing experiences.
Bonus surprises along the way.
What's NOT Included in the Tour Price
Flights to Pakistan
Visa application fees
Any pre-tour or post-tour accommodation
Climbing harness/carabiners, helmets, and crampons (for crossing Gondogoro La)
Tips for staff
Porter services exceeding 12 kgs
Meals when the group has free time
Maintaining a small group size ensures every adventure team becomes a tight knit adventure family by the end of our epic K2 Base Camp trip. We are not a cookie-cutter tour company and we tailor each adventure to ensure our group has the best possible experience. EBT firmly believes that having awesome people on any given adventure is just as important as the adventure itself.
The K2 Base Camp Trek and Gondogoro La is for you if you enjoy...
RAW NATURE: Central Karakoram National Park is home to some of the most dramatic mountain landscapes on earth.
EPIC TREKKING: Challenge yourself in a world class trekking environment.
COMFORT IN THE WILDERNESS: Make your way to K2 Base Camp in style. We provide quality, hearty meals, excellent group gear, and a professional staff who go above and beyond to make sure everyone is having an awesome time.
CLIMBING HISTORY: The K2 region is steeped in alpine climbing lore. Learn about the fascinating history of mountaineering and climbing in the area.
OFF THE BEATEN PATH ADVENTURE: K2 isn't Everest, which is exactly why we love it. Escape the circus of Everest Base Camp and come discover why Pakistan is the best adventure destination in the world.