Nagar Valley, Gilgit


Rakaposhi Gilgit is a Karakoram highest mountain range peak, located in Nagar Valley, approximately 100 km north of the city Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan. It elevation is about 7,788m approximately. It's a very famous Karakoram himalaya highest peak and interesting spot among visitors. Its listed in the world 27th rank, and 12th rank in Asia Pakistan in a very proud way.

As can see, its popularity because its highest peak among tourist, & visitors, that's why, most of the climbing, hiking, trekking mountaineers lovers, visit and attempting trek to "Rakaposhi Base Camp" near to it, and they could have also explore the other highest peaks which is surrounding to Rakaposhi, such as Diran Peak (7266 m), Phuparash Peak (6574 m), Batura II (7762 m), Hunza Peak (6270 m), Ladyfinger Peak (6000 m), Naltar Peak (4678 m), Sangemarmar Sar (6949 m), Bojohagur Duanasir (7329 m), Ultar (7388 m), Miar Peak (6824).

Similarly, at Rakaposhi many species can be found on the way, they are not dangerous at all, everyone loves to see them and want to captured in their cameras, like Marco Polo Sheep, Snow Leopard, Brown Bear, Wolves and numbers of other animals, birds, species can be seen frequently during the trip.

For the time saving, if visitors come from Islamabad to Murree the distance covered by car is about 49.5 km or 1 h 23 min, from Lahore to Murree it takes M-2, 429 km or 5 h 45 min by car and by plane it takes only 1 h to reached the beautiful cool cool city of Hills Murree.

Alias Names

راکاپوشی • Rakaposhi Base Camp



Location Nagar Valley, Gilgit
City / Town Gilgit
State Gilgit Baltistan
Country Pakistan

Rakaposhi, Nagar Valley, Karakoram Highway, Gilgit

Geo Coordinates 36.1827555507146 °N,    74.4987831916015 °E

Rakaposhi Attractions

Rakaposhi Gilgit Surrounds Other Peaks Info

  • Diran Peak
  • Phuparash Peak
  • Batura II
  • Hunza Peak
  • Ladyfinger Peak
  • Naltar Peak
  • Sangemarmar Sar
  • Bojohagur Duanasir
  • Ultar
  • Miar Peak

Travelor Instructions

Rakaposhi Gilgit Visit Timings

  • Monday - Sunday - 24 Hours Open

Rakaposhi Gilgit Best Months To Visit

  • July - August - September

Rakaposhi Map