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Astore Markhor Trophy Hunting in Pakistan

12 Days

Embark on a once-in-a-lifetime expedition with our Astore Markhor Trophy Hunting trip in Pakistan, where you can witness the majestic Astor Markhor (Capra falconeri falconeri) in its natural habitat in the stunning Gilgit-Baltistan region. The official hunting period extends from 1st October to 30th April, with our recommended time being from mid-December to mid-January for the most rewarding experience. Prepare to be mesmerized by the breathtaking landscapes as we start our trek at 2000m and venture as high as 3000m in search of this magnificent creature. This extraordinary 12-day trip, commencing and concluding in Islamabad, allows for six full days dedicated to hunting. Immerse yourself in the unparalleled beauty of the Gilgit-Baltistan region and partake in an ethically responsible and well-managed hunting adventure in Pakistan.

Species:                                 Astor Markhor” Capra falconeri falconeri

Area:                                    Gilgit- Baltistan region

Official Hunting period:     1st October to 30th April

Recommended Period:      Mid December – mid January

Altitude :                             Trek start at 2000m and hunt as high as 3000m

Trip Duration:                    12 days (Islamabad-Islamabad) including six full days for hunting

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Islamabad, customs & firearm formalities.
Day 2-3 Fly or drive to community controlled hunting area.
Day 4-9 Six days for Hunting.
Day 10-11 Return to Islamabad.
Day 12. Departure from Islamabad

SERVICES INCLUDED IN THIS FULL BOARD PACKAGE COST:

  • One Astore Markhor trophy hunting permit as charged to the Government (Wild life Department).
  • Local big game hunting license, will be issued by the provincial game department.
  • Pakistani Visa assistance & essential documents
  • Documentation for import/export fire arms.
  • Airport transfers and Assistances at Islamabad & Gilgit.
  • Accommodation at the best available Hotels at Gilgit and during the trip with comfortable camping facilities.
  • Full board meals (breakfast, lunch dinner plus tea/coffee at all hotels and during trek/camp.
  • Mineral water during the meals at cities, (Treated boiled water will be given at camp during hunt).
  • Domestic Airfare, Islamabad/ Gilgit and vice versa.
  • Private comfortable transport in case of flight cancelation.
  • Private comfortable 4X4 transportation during the trip.
  • Highly experienced, English Speaking and Government licensed guide & PH for the trip.
  • Sightseeing at Islamabad/ Rawalpindi and Hunza (if time permitted).
  • Liaison with all Government offices for all documents and permits.
  • Free baggage allowance to handle 50 kg or 02 safari or duffle bags.
  • Camping services including all camping equipment, sleeping tents, dining/kitchen tent, Cutlery and community gear including Essential Mountain safety / fly camp equipment.
  • Experienced, supporting staff (Shikar guide, cook and assistant etc.
  • Wage, food, transportation and accommodation for all guides and wildlife department staff.
  • Airport tax during domestic flight, Road tool, entry fees and parking charges etc.
  • Essential first aid medical kit, including portable oxygen tank + Gamow Bag for any emergency.
  • Satellite phone facility for emergency communication.
  • Trophy skinning, salting and packing.
  • Yaks and handlers to assist hunt.

SERVICES NOT INCLUDED:

  • Personal Insurance & medication.
  • Rescue Ground or Helicopter coverage.
  • Personal clothing and equipment.
  • Trophy export from Pakistan.
  • Portage, shipment or custom clearance of any excess
  • baggage.
  • Telephone calls, laundry, liquor, beverages, room service.
  • Meals on ala-carte, special food and other items of
  • personal nature not accounted for in the included section.
  • Gratitude for guide, PHs and staff during the trip.
  • Any service not mentioned in the services included list.

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Astore Markhor Trophy Hunting in Pakistan
From $195,000
/ Adult
  • Best Price Guaranteed
  • No Booking Fees
  • Professional Local Guide
  • Supervised by specialized guides & hunters
  • English
  • Islamabad
  • At the best available option
  • Trophy Hunting Permit, Shooting License, Import & Export of Firearms
  • Mid December - Mid January
  • Full board meal
  • Extreme
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