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Base Camp Nanga Parbat

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Address: Fairy Meadow / Raikot, Near Gilgit, Gilgit, Pakistan
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To visit Nanga Parbat base camp was a dream come true and the best way to do it is to hike if you have stamina else you can hire a pony and you get everything at Fairy Meadows but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mehboobalia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To visit Nanga Parbat base camp was a dream come true and the best way to do it is to hike if you have stamina else you can hire a pony and you get everything at Fairy Meadows but I recommend to take snacks to munch on with you. The staff at cottages are super frinice belt and helpful, you... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Massive Ice wall of Nanga Parbat, also known as Killer Mountain is just awe-inspiring. if you want to be close to the nature then Nanga parbat base camp is the best place.

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Thank Karim X
Lahore, Pakistan
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fair meadows (Nanga Parbat Base Camp) is one of the most beautiful place on the earth in front of Killer Mountain Nanga Parbat You can access this base camp thru 2-hours jeep travel and 5-hours hiking track.

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1 Thank Saad N
Lahore, Pakistan
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is undoubtedly one of the most picturesque locations in Northern Pakistan. It requires a high level of physical fitness as you'll be hiking along mountainous routes to get to your desired destination. For an average person, it takes about 5 hours to get to the Base Camp from Fairy Meadows. But once you're there, it is worth all the... More 

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1 Thank JHUSOM
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Visited during last days of August. Temprature was in Islamabd 43c but here it started snow soon after we arrived. So must take warm clothes with raincoat too. There is 1.5 to 2 hours hike as well from Payu, where jeeb drops u so needed a good pair of hiking shoes and stick. If it is sunny then also bring... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

But it is now utterly spoilt by the total lack of respect shown by a vast majority of visitors. Rubbish strewn around, lime green plastic bottles just thrown by the track and around the camp site along with anything else that people can't be bothered to take with them. It is now overwhelmed with very large and noisy groups who... More 

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Abbottabad, Pakistan
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

I went to Nanga Parbat just a week ago! It was a short trip with 2 colleagues, 1 friend and my brother in law! We did trekking from Fairy Meadows to Nanga Parbat Base Camp 1. It took us 6.5 hours to reach there. It had just 1 hotel over there and they charged us Rs. 400 per head for... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 July 2016

This place can only be described as breath taking. Unbelievable beauty and the shear size of these mountains is glorious.

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1 Thank Mohammed S
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

One of the most accessible 8000m peaks in the world, with stunning beauty. A hairy jeep drive up to fairy meadow, great day treks to Base camp and around.

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 11 April 2016

I was there last year summer. The another name for the Nanga Parbat basecamp is called the Fairy Meadow. I was really fascinated by the name and requested my guide to bring me there. Fairy Meadow is indeed a very beautiful and green meadow, filled with lush green grasses, evergreen trees, tall deciduous trees and many cows, sheeps and donkey.... More 

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