Shimshal valley is situated in one of the remotest part of North Pakistan Karakorum Range.
Shimshal was isolated till 2002; north frontier works organization and private NGO’s built link road from Passu (KKH) to Shimshal valley. Shimshal Chapchigal Pass trek & climb Minglik SAR 6050m is similar mini expedition and strenuous trekking over Chafchingol pass to KKH Kuksil. There are several virgin peaks around the valley also trekking routes leads to different valleys e.g. KKH, Hisper valley, Pamir valleys and Biafo glacier over Kurdopine pass. The trip starts from Islamabad via the legendary Karakorum Highway to Passu (upper Hunza) and from KKH jeepable leads to Shimshal.

Shimshal, Gojal’s oldest Wakhi speaking village, maintains many traditional customs. Shimshal’s 1300 residents have Gojal’s largest liverstock herds and grazing rights to nearly 500 sq km of territory, including the only part of Pakistan in Central Asia. The rolling grasslands of the Shimshal Pamir, on the watershed divide between mary summer pastures. Ghuzherav and Lupgar are their other main pastures.

Duration: 19 days Altitude:  600-6050-M
Range: Pamir  Best Period: June to September
Region: Shimshal Valley  Camps: 10
Grade: Strenuous  Hotel nights  08
Day ITINERARY
Day-01 Islamabad- Rawalpindi: Sightseeing
Day-02 Drive to Chilas on Karakorum highway 11-12hrs 
Day-03 Drive to Karimabad along with Hunza River 6-7hrs
Day-04 Attaabad Lake – Gulmit and drive to Shimshal 4-5hrs 3000m
Day-05 Trek to Furizin 5-6hrs 3365m
Day-06 Trek to Arbab Parian 3931m
Day-07 Trek to Shuijerab 4350m
Day-08 Trek to Shimshal Pass 4745m
Day-9/10 Two days for climbing Minglik SAR 6050m 
Day-11 Trek down to Shuijerab
Day-12 Trek down to Aurbab Peryain 
Day-13 Trek down to Shimshal village 
Day-14 Drive back to Gulmit 4-5hrs
Day-15 Transfer by boat to Attaabad Lake and drive Karimabad 
Day-16 Free day in Karimabad/ Local exploration 
Day-17 Drive to Besham on Karakorum highway 11-12hrs
Day-18 Drive to Islamabad 6-7hrs  
Day-19 Transfer to Islamabad airport for international flight