Cycling the Karakorum Highway from Khunjerab
Put your bicycling passion to the test on the KKH
If you have love for cycling, we give you the opportunity to put your passion to the test at one of the most challenging, yet very rewarding places on earth. Cycling on the mighty Karakorum Highway (KKH) is the passionate cyclist’s ultimate challenge.
During the tour, we will traverse you through a range of astonishing and scenic valleys, including Gilgit, Hunza, Gulmit, Passu, Khyber, Moorkhon and Sost to reach the Khunjerab Top at an elevation of 4693 meters where your bicycle ride will kick off. You will comes across amazing experience as you paddle down from Khunjerab to Sost and on towards Gulmit and Hunza.
The KKH, which has recently been improved and realigned at some places, will take your through the recently built Attabad Tunnels (also famous as Pak-China Friendship Tunnels), bypassing the famous Attabad Lake, which was caused by a deadly landslide in 2010.
Cycling the Karakorum Highway with Karakorum Expeditions
We have 25 days itinerary for cycling the Karakoram Highway that kicks off with your arrival in Islamabad. To get to Khunjerab, we’ll fly you to Gilgit and then take you to Khunjerab Pass by jeep to finally start your cycling tour.
From Khunjerab, your downhill cycling will take you to Gulmit in 3 days, with 5 hours cycling per day. You will take a day’s rest in Gulmit and leave for Karimabad the next day. Now here you will encounter some rugged mountain cycling experience in Hoper valley. And finally, another two days cycling will take you to Gilgit from where we’ll fly you to Islamabad, so you can leave for your home.
All through your cycling on the KKH across the Karakorum Mountains, we will stick by you and facilitate you. Karakorum Expeditions has professional guides and support staff who will leave no stone unturned in facilitating you every minute of the tour and making your experience delightful and memorable. While you are cycling, we’ll be taking care of and arranging for your accommodation, food, logistics and everything in between. You can count on our services with confidence.
If you want to experience bicycling on the mighty KKH, contact us now to make a reservation or get more details.