The best possible five days tour plan to Hunza is:
Day-1: Travelling to Hunza valley
Day-2: Duikar, Eagle nest, Altit fort, Baltit Fort and Karimabad Bazar.
Day-3: Hussaini Suspension bridge, Passu cones, Passu bridge, Passu Glacier, Khunjrab Pass, and Borith Lake.
Day-4: Attabad Lake and Hopper glacier.
Day-5: Travelling back from Hunza valley.
These tourist destinations are either located in Hunza or located in nearby districts:
- Borith Lake
- Pissan Cricket Ground
- Rakaposhi basecamp
- Naltar valley
- Nagar Valley
- Rakaposhi viewpoint Nagar
Traveling Options to Hunza
Islamabad to Gilgit by-air ticker price during summer will cost around 15,000 rupees. early booking will cost a bit less than late booking. Recommended to book flight before atleast two weeks.
Byroad buses, coasters, and cars to Hunza from Islamabad or Rawalpindi can be found at Peerwadai Adha. Mashabrum travels, Kohistan tours, NATCO, etc have daily services across Gilgit Baltistan including Hunza. The fare to Hunza from Rawalpindi is between 2500 to 3500 rupees.
You can also book rent a car service to Hunza from Peerwadai Adha Rawalpindi. The fare is around 5000 to 6500 rupees per seat. This is the most suitable for small groups or families.
Babusar top remains open during mid of June to mid of September. Babusar road is 130 km less than KKH and far better scenic.
Highlights of Hunza tour
Eagle nest has the most mesmerizing view of Hunza. During day 1, all you need to explore the cultural heritage of Hunza; Altit Fort, and Baltit fort. Don’t miss to taste the apricot juice of Karimabad Hunza, which is so refreshing. The royal garden of Altit fort and river Hunza are amongst the most refreshing destinations of Karimabad. Local foods available in Karimabad are amazing and filled with spice on demand.
While traveling to Khunjrab pass, Borith lake comes aside. If you are traveling in a 4xW, don’t miss to visit Borith lake.
While traveling to Attaabad lake, you have to travel within the Pak-China friendship tunnel. Driving through the tunnel take necessary care of yourself and other vehicles within.
Accommodation Options in Hunza
Aliabad has comparatively cheap hotels than Karimabad while staying in Hunza. The second option is to stay at Gulmit instead of Attaabad lake to save a penny. Other than these, you can stay in Rakaposhi viewpoint Nagar, Nagar valley, and Hopper valley.