This is our most popular expedition package. It is similar
Inclusive Expedition Package and includes all services except wages, food, equipment &
insurance for your
porters & liaison
This option helps you save money by directly paying your porters for
which we will give you all the necessary assistance.
Please note, the wages of your porters (which keep fluctuating) are
most expensive part
of your expedition. Despite your meticulous calculation, it is
extremely difficult for you & us to calculate the exact weight of
your expedition prior to your arrival in Pakistan which will make it
difficult for us to calculate the
number of porters. So if we quote you for our package including
porters, we'll have to calculate at a higher rate to absorb the
unforeseen costs in lieu of varying numbers of porters & their
fluctuating wages which will, obviously, increase your expedition's
So we suggest you pay your porters directly for which we'll provide you every possible assistance for
hiring them, covering their insurance & providing them food &
personal equipment. Our guides, cooks & sardar will also give you
every assistance for handling your porters without any problems.
Based on a
mutually agreed itinerary, services and terms under this option,
weíll provide you a Most Economical
Expedition Package which will include all the
IN OUR ECONOMY EXPEDITION PACKAGE
Liaison with the Ministry of Tourism Govt. of Pakistan
for issuance of your climbing permits.
Assistance in depositing the royalty fee for the
Provision of measurements of your Liaison Officer for his
personal clothing & equipment.
Complete process for the import and export of expedition
equipment to/from Pakistan.
Custom clearance of expedition equipment at Islamabad
Delivery of food and equipment to your hotel in
Storage of your equipment at our store in Rawalpindi.
Hotel accommodation with breakfasts & dinners in
Islamabad & Northern Areas.
Airport transfers to/from hotel for expedition members
and their equipment.
Long haul transport (bus/jeeps as required) in Islamabad
and northern areas.
Wages, food, equipment & personal accident insurance for
guide, sardar, cook and assistant cook.
Two men dome tents & sleeping mattresses for all
Full board camp food on the approach march/trek & at base
camp for all expedition members and kitchen staff.
Complete kitchen & dinning equipment including pots,
pans, crockery & cutlery
Mess tent, toilet tent, mess tables, mess stools / chairs
and other community gear.
Oil &/or gas stoves & burners with kerosene oil &/or
Complete packing material for your local food and
Packing of your food and equipment in 25 kg loads for
easy dispersion to your porters.
Camping fees, parking fees and road taxes.
Tips and portage at hotels and airports. Toll taxes,
parking fees and road taxes.
Assistance for registration of expedition members.
Issuance of mandatory helicopter bond against
expedition's actual deposit.
Issuance of environment bond against expedition's
Assistance in depositing pollution cleaning fee in bank.
Reservation and re-confirmation of international &
Any other service/s agreed in advance.
SERVICES NOT INCLUDED IN OUR ECONOMY EXPEDITION PACKAGE
Wages, food, personal equipment and insurance for your Low &
High Altitude Porters.
Wages, food, personal equipment and insurance for your Liaison
Wages, food, equipment and insurance for high altitude
porters and mail runners.
Costs of climbing permits, security deposits for helicopter
bond, environmental bond and pollution cleaning fees.
International and domestic air tickets and airport taxes.
Custom clearing agentís fees.
Sleeping bags, rucksacks, climbing gear, personal clothing
and equipment of members.
Portage or shipment of any excess baggage.
First aid kit, Oxygen, medications, insurance, any
liability, ground or air rescue charges for any group member, guide,
cook or porter & other force majeure conditions.
Room services, meals on ala-carte, any special food or high
Services of guides, cooks and porters beyond the base camps.
Laundry, mineral water, beverages, tea and coffee.
Entrance fees into archaeological sites, monuments and
Costs of delays, extra services and/or extra driving or
Extra room charges for earlier check-in and late check-out. (check
out is 1200 hrs)
Charges for phone, fax, telex and e-mail and all other items of
personal nature & services not agreed with Pakistan Guides in
ECONOMY EXPEDITION PACKAGE :
may approx. cost you from
per day per person depending on total duration, size of
expedition, the type of services you order and the standard of
hotels you choose.
VERY IMPORTANT :
you choose, we would need the following information from you to
calculate your logistics and our quotations.
Total expedition members. Mention your cook, high altitude porters &
your Liaison Officer.
ii Estimated days A) : In
Pakistan, B) : At your base camp (preferably with dates).
iii Total expedition weight in KG.
A): Brought into Pakistan B): Brought back to Home.
iv Details of services wanted or not
wanted (as mentioned above).
v Types of hotels wanted, that is :
tourist class (cheaper) or standard class (moderate).
Meal plan in hotels, that is : A): Only breakfast B):
Breakfast & Dinner C): Full board meals.
vii Any other service or information which
may help us compute our quotation !
Upon receipt of the above information, we'll send you our most
competitive quotations based on our most favorable terms and
ENJOY OUR FREE SERVICES
Whichever option you choose for your expedition, we'll
give you the following Free Services !
Free - Airport transfers of both men & material in
Rawalpindi & Islamabad.
Delivery of expeditionís food/equipment to hotels in
- Hotel & Food for 2 Days for Expedition Leader in Rawalpindi prior
Free - Transport for 2
Days for Expedition Leader in Rawalpindi prior to expedition.
Packing of food & equipment in 25 Kg loads for easy dispersion
Assistance for mandatory Police Registration of expedition members.
Issuance of Helicopter Bond against expedition's actual deposit.
Issuance of Environment Bond against expedition's actual deposit.
- Assistance in depositing Pollution Cleaning Fee in prescribed
- Reservation & Re-confirmation of international & domestic flights.
- Storage of your equipment at our store in Rawalpindi .
Assistance for securing appointments for briefings at Ministry of
Assistance & recommendation for hiring reliable sardar, cooks
Assistance for hiring reliable sardar, cooks, low & high altitude
- Assistance in purchasing local food & equipment for your
: This free service is only valid for the inclusive package