► Sunhat Lunch normally takes at least one hour so it is a good time to gain your strength back, read, write etc. [citation needed], It is believed the origin of the name Tirich Mir is "King of Tirich" as Tirich is the name of a side valley of the Mulkhow valley of Chitral which leads up to Tirich Mir. ► Visa to Pakistan (Letter of Invitation and other supporting documents will be offered by us for visa application) You can purchase Pakistani Rupees (PKR) upon arrival at the airport at good rates. 1935 weilte die erste Deutsche Hindukusch-Expedition in Nuristan, die eigentliche bergsteigerische Erschließung begann jedoch erst nach dem zweiten Weltkrieg. ► Insect repellant Book your Expedition from anywhere in the world with Rock Valley Tours Pvt Ltd. All our potential guests are advised to read carefully and know the different elevations mentioned above for each trekking day. People on work visas (already in Pakistan/abroad) require a No-Objection Certificate (NOC) which normally takes up to 6 weeks. So the peak stands just on the head of Terich valley. ► All trekking requirements on ground (including cook, support staff, porters, gears (excluding personal) etc For more reliable and updated information, we suggest you to contact the nearest Pakistani consulate or embassy in your country. Einmal die Woche gibt es eine Schnorchel-Expedition mit Meeresbiologin Amanda zu den Walhaien und wenn man viel Glück hat, dann sehen die erfahrenen Jungs am Bord die Tiere unter Wasser und man kann mit ihnen schnorcheln. Breakfasts will include coffee, tea, cereals, eggs, porridge/muesli, chappatti/bread. Obschon der Hindukusch ( der allerdings nicht zum Himalaya gehört ) Ziel der Expedition sein wird, macht sich bei mir sofort diese Faszination, von der Bernard Pierre spricht, bemerkbar. : Expeditionen an den Rand der Schöpfung | Steffens, Dirk | ISBN: 9783499623080 | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. ► Hiking Backpack (Day Pack) 32-42 Litres Participants from other countries can look up on relevant websites or search “foreign office travel advice”. Land Transportation (Staffs) : Islamabad to Askole via Skardu (by bus / jeep) for All Climbing Guide and Expeditions Staffs. List 1 and 2 contain items and equipments that you must bring. ► First Aid Pack (Diamox (Altitude), Dioralite (re-hydration salts), antiseptic cream, blister treatment, throat lozenges, plasters, Imodium (diarrhea treatment), painkillers) Our Company’s Service will be “Zero” above Base Camp (If company offers just Base Camp services). We will constantly be in touch with all our guests who register. It was long since there had been a Norwegian expedition to the highest mountains in Asia. Please take note that incase one or both internal flights cancel, we will drive on Karakoram Highway and then via Gilgit-Skardu road to Skardu. These porters and their elders have been doing it for decades and watching the porters at work with such energy is another vital offering of this holiday. Normally if you are visiting non-EU countries, you must check for 2 vacant pages in your travel document (passport) for every country you plan to travel. In order to apply for visas to Pakistan, you generally need a passport expiring later than (6) months. ► Socks Wir wollten die Besteigung über den NW-Grat auf der sogenannten Tschechenroute versuchen, die 1967 von einer tschechischen Expedition erstmals begangen worden ist. Tirich Mir Main Peak was climbed for the first time in 1950 by a Norwegian expedition led by Arne Naess. ► Government licensed professional guide/leader (pre-requisite for Trek) ► Buff or scarf Please only bring required items on the trek. We will help you with all necessary documents to obtain the visa once you register with us. ► Prusik loops X two (2) – (4 meters of 6 mm cord makes up 2) The crevasses are extremely dangerous and deep. Everest with Karakorum Expeditions, Climb the 6030m peak situated in Shimshal Pamir, Climb one of the under explored peaks of Ghuzerav mountains, Fill up the form below to tell us what you're looking for, Usman Plaza, Flat# 1, Jinnah Avenue, New Mal Kuri Road, Islamabad. Climbing Tirich Mir is extremely challenging. The third list contains optional items you might need on your trekking holiday. We will collect from you the mountaineering equipments at your destination that shall be carried separately by our porters. ► Fleece jacket with hood or a warm jumper Based on your own judgment you can select things that you might need from the third list. ► Mountaineering equipments (See “List 2” below), List 2 – Mountaineering Equipments: Tirich Mir West I 7487m was first climbed by a Czechoslovak expedition in July 1967, which was led by Engineer Vladimir Sedory, other members of the expedition were; Cervinka, I.Galfy, V.Smida and I.Urbanoric.The expedition did not use any oxygen nor did they fix ropes. They are helpful and friendly and will even help make your expedition a success. List 1 – Must Bring Items: Staff Salary & Allowance: All Pakistani staffs & porters daily wages, salary, equipment, foods & clothing. They have been trained to interact with participants in a professional manner and we will appreciate if you keep the relationship friendly and yet professional. Our guide/staff will be waiting for you outside the international arrivals gate in the airport premises who will take you to the hotel. Dinner is always eaten in mess tent which is freshly prepared by our cooks travelling with us. Two members of the expedition R. Hoibakk and A. Opdal, reached top of Tirich Mir (E). Prusik loops X two (2) – (4 meters of 6 mm cord makes up 2), Pen-knife (important: pack sharp tools in hold luggage), Repair kit (e.g. ► Miscellaneous (drinks, telephone calls, laundry etc at hotels). Annual mean temperature is −5.25 °C (22.55 °F), which puts the station well inside the range of continuous permafrost. The route to Tirich Mir is very risky, providing an opportunity for extreme adventure lovers to put their dexterity and passion to the test. am Tirich Mir Hauptgipfel erfolgreich. Based on your own judgment you can select things that you might need from the third list. In 1949 two Norwegian climbers, Arne Randers Heen and I, made a reconnaissance of Tirich Mir. Zip/Postal Code: 44000. ► All meals in Pakistan (breakfast, lunch and dinner) at hotels and camps Credit cards can come handy for shopping in Islamabad for souvenirs/gift items including rugs. The nearby glacier also has the same name (Tirich). Camp will be closed after breakfast and porters will get to work carrying supplies and luggage ahead of guests to arrive at the lunch site and prepare meals. Please beware of other trekking companies offering Trek that might keep you waiting in Islamabad in hopes of flights and end up not completing your long-awaited trek on time. It is located in the Chitral district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. The tour leader/guide helps all participants in deciding a tip for all crew members of the Trek. ► Repair kit (e.g. Our kitchen uses a large container for water supply that helps in settling down the silt at the bottom. A tourist visa (visit visa) is required to come to Pakistan for trekking. ► Thermarest or any similar mat/pad for sleeping ► Trekking poles (highly recommended) If you feel satisfied with the services of the guide, assistant(s), kitchen crew, you can contribute to the total tip. Domestic Flight: Flight for all members for Islamabad to Skardu & Skardu to Islamabad with one Guide, as per Itinerary. Normally if you are visiting non-EU countries, you must check for 2 vacant pages in your travel document (passport) for every country you plan to travel. Tirich Mir overlooks the town of Chitral, and can be easily seen from the main bazaar. Rising 7,707 meters above sea level, Tirich Mir is the highest mountain located in the Hindu Kush mountain range. You can get beautiful glimpses of the peak from Chitral’s main market. TIPP. NORWEGIAN EXPEDITION TO TIRICH MIR, 1950 H. R. A. STREATHER FOREWORD Since 1907 when C. W. Rubenson and I. Monrad-Aas came very close to success on Kabru, the 24,000-foot south-western outlier of Kangchen- junga, Norwegian climbers have had several plans for Himalayan expeditions. US Dollars, Euros and Pound Sterling can quickly be converted into the local currency at the airport. TIRICH MIR (7,708 M) EXPEDITION Trich Mir (7708m) is the 33rd highest peak in the world and highest in the Hindukush mountainous range. Sie sind die größten Fische und werden im Durchschnitt 15 Meter lang. All participants will be managed by our professional guide for the whole trekking holiday. The required number of participant bookings i.e. six (6) registrations are required to conduct the “Fixed departures”. It is situated in Chitral, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. ► All domestic flights and transfers (according to itinerary) thread, needle, duct tape) The mountain was first climbed in 1950 by a Norvegian expedition comprised of AArne Næss, P. Kvernberg, H. Berg, and Tony Streather. Folgen Sie mir auf dieses kleine Abenteuer – ich freue mich auf Sie! The requirements and fee for tourist visas to Pakistan is normally around 200 USD but for accurate information you should consult Pakistani consulates nearby. Two members, R. Hoibakk and A. Opdal, reached top of Tirich Mir East. Rising 7,707 meters above sea level, Tirich Mir is the highest mountain located in the Hindu Kush mountain range. Most websites advice against travelling by road in Pakistan and some websites don’t seem updated. six (6) registrations are required to conduct the “Fixed departures”. On this specific altitude (4,245 m or 13,927 ft asl) we find moderately cold winters and cool summers generally above freezing. Copyright © 2019 Karakorum Expeditions Pvt Ltd. All Rights Reserved. Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) will be available in Islamabad and Skardu but using your debit/credit cards, you will only be able to withdraw Pakistani Rupees from ATMs. Guide (Leader) and Group Assistance Staff. An alternative etymology derives this name from the Wakhi language. The third list contains optional items you might need on your trekking holiday. While Returning: Basecamp to Askole by porters / Mule and Askole to Islamabad by bus / Jeep. Once you reach the next camp, camps will either be setup or in the process and kitchen crew would serve a hot beverage first and dinner will be served when its ready. Per Kvernberg, Arne Næss, Henry Berg and Tony Streather became the first people ever to reach the top of this mountain - … The traditional route to the peak passes through Chitral - Reshun and Khosht-Drassan- Zani pass- Shagram and Shaikh Naik. We arrange stays at standard hotels in Islamabad and our hotel picks in Hunza/Skardu are always one of the best in town. Arne Næss og Ralph Høibakk forteller. Leiter), Fahrer Heinz (Exp. Tirich Mir main peak 7,708m is the highest peak of the Hindukush Mountain range and was first climbed in 1950 by a Norwegian expedition which was lead by Arne Naess. It will be possible for you to leave parts of your luggage at the hotel at your particular destination you chose. For more information please write us at info@karakorumexpedition.com, Climb Mt. The Tirich Mir is a chain of about eleven peaks with different routes to their summits. The maximum weight limit for your packed trekking bag is 12.5 kilograms (20 pounds). The word Mir or Mer stands for a guiding person of a certain tribe. [citation needed]. Equipment List We are providing you with three lists for the Trek. Extended hotel reservations in Islamabad are possible. During the Trek, participants will be served all three meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner). Airport transfers will also be provided on the last day. zur Expedition: Die Kleinexpedition versucht eine Besteigung des Tirich Mir (7708 m, höchster Berg des Hindukusch), scheitert jedoch. The load of your sleeping mattress and sleeping bag is included in the maximum limit. ► Warm hat For example in UK, British Mountaineering Council offers good solutions. This is a strenuous trek at very high altitudes. ► Miscellaneous (drinks, telephone calls, laundry etc at hotels) 8000m plus Peaks. The other members of the expedition included P. Kvern Berg and H. Berg. In order to reach your destination (northern areas), we will be taking a flight which is subject to weather as the valley is surround by mountains and requires high visibility for any flight to operate. These tough local porters belong to different villages of the surrounding areas and are mostly small subsistence farmers. It is located in the Chitral District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. During the initial days of trekking, fresh vegetables are also cooked until they remain fresh. Tirich Mir (7,708m) Expedition. ), Thermarest or any similar mat/pad for sleeping, Baselayer thermal shirts (2 long sleeves, 2 short sleeves), Mountaineering equipment (See “List 2” below). Tirich Mir casts a mesmerizing view over the Chitral. Please agree to all the terms and conditions before proceeding to the next step Die Erstbesteigung gelang einer norwegischen Expedition im Jahr 1950. ► Liner (for sleeping bag) You can make sure of the trip status on this page. For more reliable and updated information, we suggest you to contact the nearest Pakistani consulate or embassy in your country. Arzt), Beyeler Paul, Chevalier Daniel, Galland Pierre, Hunziker Ernst, Knecht Toni, Marchand Eric Gipfel: Knecht am 14. Naturally they are tourist-friendly people who also have fun during trekking by having laughs and dancing to local songs when they get a chance. Contact us now to get the details. It can also be seen from Afghanistan. ► Crampons ► Mittens or gloves Our guides have vast experience with foreign clients and can communicate in English. ► Climbing helmet Your baggage allowance will not include equipments for mountaineering that you will bring along for the Trek. This can be used for other expenses including tips for porters and supporting staff. the famous Norwegian philosopher, other expedition members were P. Kvern berg and H. Berg.. Tirich Mir East with a height of 7,692m was another first Norwegian ascent done l… Average low temperatures range from −23 °C (−9 °F) in January to 0 °C (32 °F) in July and August. Depending on the weather, the lunches start with or sometimes end with soup, coffee or tea, juices etc. We cannot take the risk of waiting for another day in Islamabad for another flight for good reasons including complex airline booking system, tourist traffic flow in flights etc. Make sure this account has posts available on instagram.com. Juli 1950 erreichte Per Kvernberg als Erster den Gipfel. We are providing you with three lists for the Trek. ► Sling (120 cm), List 3 – Optional: Interested to climb Tirich Mir? 95-120 Euros (or equivalent in your currency) would cover this element of the total expenses. The expedition was also accompanied by Professor Hameed Beg of the Karakoram Club (Pakistan) who reached an altitude of over 6,096m/20,000ft quite a feat in those times.