1 Day Karakul Lake-Tashkorgan Quick Tour


Tour Description: you could visit the Karakoram Highway until Tashkorgan in one day, you cannot spend a long time exploring the places, this tour suitable for the people who has very limited of time and low budget, this is a little bit rush tour, sometimes in Summer season highway blocks by Flood and Rock fall, in this situation we cannot take the responsibility of being late to be in destination caused by natural disasters

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 contact us in what area you are not satisfied, we can adjust the itinerary according to your time and budget

  • Destination: Kashgar, Karakul lake, Muztagh ata, Tashkorgan ,
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Best time: April to November
  • Departure Date: Anytime
  • Where to Start: pick you up in your hotel or anywhere convenient for you, and drop you off at your preferred destination after the trip



Today early in the morning ,we’ll take breathtaking highest and adventurous paved highways in the world to go though High Mountain range to Karakul Lake, visit Opal village and Bulungkol Lake on the way ,

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.

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,

Best preserved ruin Stone forte which dates back to 7th century, and visit the Pamir Grass land,

Head back to Kashgar in the afternoon,