Kalash Festival Chaw Moss

07-22 DECEMBER

The festival of Chawmoss or Chitramas celebration is going full speed ahead and various remote voyagers are visiting the Kalash valley to appreciate various merriment with the indigenous clan.

Chitramas otherwise called Choimus, is among the three yearly held occasions celebrated by Kalash individuals consistently.The Kalasha individuals organize various occasions including campfire rivalries, Mandahek, Sharaberayak and Savilakehari to praise the celebration with strict energy and get-up-and-go.

The KP Tourism Department has additionally orchestrated lighting, transport and different offices with the goal that the nearby network and travelers could praise the celebration in a befitting way.

The Shawmoss celebration that started on December 7 would proceed till December 22 while the period of campfire rivalries in the Shawmoss celebration has just finished.

Local people perform customs for sanitation during the celebration at the beginning of the new year.

Kalash individuals during the Christmas celebration, which denotes the finish of the hands on work and reap, make their desires for the New Year while moving in ensemble, wearing beautiful robes.

Day 01: Islamabad-Lower Dir- Chitral

  • Distance from Peshawar 330km (10.00hrs )
  • Distance from islamabad 418km (10.30 hrs )              
  • Departure from Islamabad /Peshawar
  • Lunch at Dir Shangrila Hotel
  • Cross lowary Tunnel 10.5km long
  • Arrival to Chitral Town
  • Enjoy the Sunset at Chitral
  • Check into Tourist inn hotel at Chitral
  • Dinner at hotel (two dishes ) and night stay
  • Out 8.00 from check the hotel

Day 02: Chitral Town-Bamburet Kalash Valley

  • Breakfast at hotel  
  • Departure for bambret by safari jeep  
  • 30 minutes staty at Ayun Vally view  point  
  • Visit kalshadur museaum with tours guide (Male or female)  
  • Check in to happy family guest house  
  • Visit ancient house of Kalash Valley (world heritage by UNCHR ) 
  • Visit handi crafts  
  • Visting dancing place and other spiritual  place of kalash  
  •  Check into  hotel dinner (two dishes) 
  •  Bonfire and local music 
  • Night stay  at Happy Family Guest House  

Day 03: Bamburet Kalash to Chitral Town

  • Breakfast at hotel  
  • Departure  for Chitral (04.00 hr ) 
  • Lunch at Chitral Town  
  • Visit Birmughlasht  view point 02 hours  
  • Visit Shahi Masjid  
  • Visit Shahi Fort  Chitral 
  • Visit Polo Ground  
  • Visit Musem (if possible ) 
  • And much more  
  • Check into hotel dinner  (two dishes ) 
  • Niht stay at chitral  city  

Day 04: Chitral- Garamchashma-Chitral Town

  • Breakfast  at hotel 
  • Drive for Garamchashma 03 hrs 
  • 30 minutes  stay at Shaghor valley  
  • Enjoying swimming in hot spring  
  • Visit hot spring for 2 hrs  
  • Lunch at local restaurant  
  • Back to Chitral  
  • Visit to see markhor (if  possible) 
  • Check into  hotel  
  • Free time for rest  
  • Shopping  in Jung  Bazar  
  • Night stay  

Day 05: Chitral- Qaqlasht-Booni (Upper Chitral)

  • Breakfast at hotel  
  • Departure for Booni 4 hrs 
  • Arrival to Booni 
  • lunch & refreshment at Booni 
  • Continue drive to Qaqlasht ground  1hr  
  • back to Booni 
  • Check into Hotel 
  • Two dishes 
  • Enjoy Local Taste of Booni  

Day 06: Booni-Chitral-Dir-Islamabad/Peshawer

  • Breakfast at hotel  
  • Departure for peshawar /islamabad 
  • Cross Chitral Town  
  • 30 minutes stay at lowery tunnel  
  • Some photography  
  • Some photography 
  • Cross lowery tunnel 10.5km 
  • Lunch at Dir at al Manzar  Hotel  
  • Arrival to Islamabad  over night  
  • End of the tour Good bye 

Bank Details

Rate Calculation per Person with Detail:

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Dinner

  • Chicken korma + Chapati+ Raita/Salad + Cold drink.
  • OR Chicken biryani + Raita/Salad + Cold drink.
  • OR Chicek BBQ (Quarter Piece)+Katchup + Nan + Cold drink.

Lunch

  • Grill fish, Afghani Palwu Salad/ Raita, Katchup Cold drink

Terms and Conditions For The Tour

  • Room type 04 bed Sharing
  • Single or double room will be provide on demand
  • No hidden fees / Charges
  • Mode of payment 50% in Advance Cash
  • Time Table must be follow
  • First Aid at any stage/ an emergency
  • Rush can disturb our time plan
  • Conform Your Booking at least 10 days before departure
  • Refreshment expense & entry fees will be paid by the tourist
  • Infant will be free child (05-10 years) will charges  50% of the tour Package

Tour Cancellation Policy

  • 00% of the total amount will be deducted if cancellation notified 10-09 days prior to the trip
  • 15% of the total amount will be deducted if cancellation notified 06-07 days prior to the trip
  • 35% of the total amount will be deducted if cancellation notified 04-05 days prior to the trip
  • 60% of the total amount will be deducted if cancellation notified 01-02 days prior to the trip
  • 85% of the total amount will be deducted if cancellation notified 12-24 Hrs  prior to the trip

Dos and Don’ts for Everyone

  • Always ask permission before photography
  • Don’t harass women in any way
  • Don’t walk into people tents uninvited
  • Don’t disturb the working in field
  • Don’t drink alcohol in public places
  • Buy local products
  • Don’t carry arms
  • Use dedicated parking area
  • Don’t throw stuff on to the tourist places
  • Don’t take photography at dangerous places
  • Make your kind cooperation with Sky Nation Tourism team

Recommended Gear

  • NIC is must
  • Trekking boots/Joggers/Comfortable Shoes/Slippers
  • Back Pack
  • Torches with extra batteries
  • Waterproof lower and Jacket
  • Thermals (both upper and lower)
  • Fleece/Sweaters
  • T Shirts for day trekking
  • Water bottle
  • Socks, preferably woolen (03-04 pairs)
  • Gloves (highly recommended)
  • Muffler (highly recommended)
  • Beanie (highly recommended)
  • Hand wash/soap/sanitizer, wipes, tooth paste and all other necessities
  • Sun Block and Sun glasses
  • Power bank

Map of Chitral Valley

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