All Inclusive Private Karakul Lake Day Trip from Kashgar

All Inclusive Private Karakul Lake Day Trip from Kashgar

Karakul Lake, meaning Black Lake in Uyghur, is situated on the Pamir Plateau beside the Friendship Highway from Kashgar to Islamabad. This day trip will let you view the imposing the snow-covered mountains and the stunning high mountain lake. Note: Now it is required to apply the permit to visit the lake due to its location near the border, the files include your passport & visa copy, address in China etc. Please book this tour at least 7 days before your travel date and pass to us above required files.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Karakul Lake, Karakoram Highway ,foot of Mushitage Peak The new road to Karakul lake is compeleted and is now all paved., Kashgar 844000 China

At 9:30 am Beijing time, you guide will meet you in your hotel in Kashgar and take a private vehicle from Kashar to Karakul Lake that is 190 km away. 

While driving on the Friend ship Highway from Kashgar to Islamabad, you will view the Uyghur villages, Kirghiz yurts, impressive mountains on the Pamir Plateau. Moreover, this is part of the ancient Silk Road. Upon arrival Karakul Lake, which covers an area of 6.2 square miles (10 square kilometers) with altitude of 11,811 feet (3,600 meters),  you will walk along the lake to view the famous lake constructed a wonderful picture with Muztagata Summit that means Ice-mountain-father in Uyghur, 7509 meters. The famous Swedish explorer and geographer Sven Hedin recorded this Summit in 1894. Lunch is included and served at local restaurant.

Afterwards you will be transferred back your hotel in Kashgar where the trip concludes.

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Silkroadtrips, Urumqi 830000 China

tour operator

Informacion Adicional
"Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Please wear comfortable walking shoes"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"

Start Time: 09:30 AM
Duration: 10 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
We also pick you up from your centrally located Kashgar hotel.

Cancellations and refunds: All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


  • Lunch
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Karakul Lake

Not Included

  • Drinks
  • Gratuities


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