5Days Karakul lake Muztagh Ata Trekking

    Muzagh Ata, Karakul lake,Tashkorgan and Khunjirap pass mini trek


Tour Description: you are not only astonish the stunning view of Muztagh Ata (7546m)and Konggor(7649m) mountains, but also explore the remote villages of nomad Kyrgyz people in the area , as well as Karakul lake and Muztagh Ata climbing Base Camp,


Tour Overview: This is a private tour, we will assign private guide, car, van and bus ,and no other participants will be allowed to join in your group unless you agree. Also the tour is totally flexible. Moreover, if you would like to do some adjustment in this itinerary, please Email: in what area you are not satisfied, we can adjust the itinerary according to your every request.


Difficulty level: Mountaineering guide and camel supported light trek,


Destination: Kashgar, Karakul lake, Muztagh ata Mountain BC, Tashkorgan, Khunjirap pass

Duration: 5 days/4 nights

Best time: April to November

Departure Date: Anytime


Daily Itinerary


Day 1    Kashgar to Karakul Lake /200km/124 miles


Today we’ll drive to Karakoram highway which leads us to Karakul Lake

 Enjoy the breathtaking view of Karakoram on the way and visit Opal village to take some snacks, arrive Karakul Lake in the afternoon,

Karakul Lake: it is rare highland lake in the world at the elevation of 3600m, located on the side of Karakoram highway ,200km south west of Kashgar ,it is surrounded by many snow capped high mountains like Mt Muztagh Ata(7546m) and Konggur (7719m). 


Kyrgyz Yurt: made of stone, still some are made of local embroidered mats; it is living house of local Kyrgyz people settling around the karakul lake, talk to them, stay with them and get to know their adventurous life in the remote mountains going to be your lifetime experience.


Stay in Kyrgyz yurt,


Day 2   Karakul Lake to Janbulak village 18km/15mile


After Kyrgyz breakfast in yurt, pack up camels with our luggage and equipments to start trekking in the morning to Janbulak, Janbulak is very close village to the west face of Muztagha Ata, Dinner in Kyrgyz family


Day 3   Janbulak - Chaltumaq 10km/8mile


Today our walking distance is not long , but we will considerably in high altitude (4000m) at the boot of Muztagh Ata, Lunch , Dinner will be in Kyrgyz family , stay overnight in Kyrgyz yurt.


Day 4  Chaltumaq - Muztagh Ata Base camp-Subash-Tashkorgan


Breakfast in yurt ,head up to BC of west face of Muztagh Ata ,and lunch in BC , hang around the BC or do some trek further up to the glaciers , then we head back to Tashkorgan in the evening

Stay in hotel in Tashkorgan


Day 5   Tashkorgan – Khunjirap pass - Kashgar,


After breakfast, we start exploring Tashkorgan ,

Tashkorgan is only western most Entry and Exit gate of western China ,mountain Tajik people live in surrounding area and it is important town in the Karakoram, located south west of Kashgar ,borders with Badakhshan province of Tajikistan, Wakhan corridor of Afghanistan and Pakistani Kashmir where Karakoram, Pamir and Hindikush mountain ranges are connected .therefore it has outstanding scenery of mountains ,


spend about whole afternoon there to visit the Ethnic Tajik Museum, best preserved ruin Stone forte which dates back to 7th century, and visit the Pamir Grass land ,

Then drive further up to the Kunjirap pass which is highest mountain pass in the world (4850m) , enjoy the surrounding scenery of Pamir mountains and Hindikush mountains ,

Visit the China national West giant gate right at the border between China and Pakistan,


Today we will finish our expedition around the area, drive back to Kashgar after lunch, End the Tour





Our Specialties
  • Silk Road Guided Tours
  • Tour Consulting
  • Organize Expeditions to K2 and Gasherbrum,
  • Muztagh Ata Climbing
  • Torugat Pass Permit
  • Flight Booking
  • Hotel Booking

  • Request reservation or more information about the china’s Silk Road and adventure mountaineering expedition trips, please don’t hesitate to contact us ,
Inquire Now
        • share the Silk Road Expedition with others by Using following Links




Tel : +86 - 18742 7777 86


Company Business Licence : L-XJ-00347

Kashgar : 120 Seman Road(beside chinibagh hotel) , Kashgar 844000  , Xinjiang PR China

Urumqi : 436  shengli Road , Urumqi 830000  , Xinjiang PR China

Copyright© 2008-2017 All Rights Reserved , Be a Nice ,Do Not Copy Content

Silk Road Expeditions