Narrow Trek to Fairy Meadows (Gilgit Baltistan)
After Tatto village, there is narrow goat trek toward Fairy Meadows. It takes 3-4 hours to access Fairy Meadows. Trek is much difficult at some of the places. Trek also becomes difficult due to the dry and hot weather, but after reaching Fairy Meadows, you will forget every difficult of the trek.
About Fairy Meadows
Fairy Meadows, a lush green plateau, is located at an altitude of 3,300 meters at the base of Nanga Parbat, giving a splendid view of The Killer Mountain, Nanga Parbat. It is situated at the distance of 410 km from Islamabad via Naran-Chilas Road, turn right on Karakoram Highway after Chilas toward Fairy Meadows, in Diamer district of Gilgit-Baltistan. From Raikot Bridge on Karakoram Highway, you have to hire a jeep to reach Tatoo village, then two to three-hour trekking, you will be in a heaven of earth, Fairy Meadows.
Fairy Meadows is a very peaceful and relaxing place after a long difficult and dangerous jeep track to enjoy the mountain atmosphere. It remains a lovely place for hikers, climbers, photographers, wildlife lovers, etc. The pine forests in Fairy Meadows provides one the best scenic view and definitely homeland for a number of species of birds and wildlife. It provides a majestic and splendid view of the North Face of Nanga Parbat, commonly known as the Raikot Face.
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