Shandur Polo Festival


The Shandur Polo Festival is played annually in the Shandur Pass, which connects the northern Pakistani regions of Chitral and Gilgit. It is held in Chitral. Every year Tens thousands of tourists come to this festival from all over the world. It is the highest polo field in the world and being at a height of 12,000 feet. The Shandur Polo Festival is famous for its breathtaking scenery. A series of polo matches are played during the festival between the teams from Chitral and Gilgit, with the residents of both areas fiercely fighting against one another. The festival includes polo matches as well as cultural events like folk music and dance performances, rallies of traditional arts and crafts, and food stands serving regional food. Trekking, hiking, and camping are some activities that visitors can engage in in the nearby mountains. The local communities of Chitral and Gilgit collaborate with the Pakistani government to plan the Shandur Polo Festival in order to make sure everything goes off without any problems. Tourists can participate in the festival through organized tours offered by Khosar Gang Adventure tour operators. Overall, the Shandur Polo Festival offers an exceptional opportunity to observe the ancient game of polo being played in a beautiful natural environment while also taking in the rich heritage of culture of the area.


Arrival Islamabad and transfer to hotel.
Fly to Gilgit.
Sightseeing of Gilgit.
Gilgit-Phander Jeep to Phander Lake.
Phander-Shandur Jeep to Shandur Pass
Shandur Participate in the thrilling Polo games, dancing and singing festival.
Back to Gilgit
Back to home


Hotel Accommodation on twin sharing basis
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Air-conditioned luxury transport
English speaking tour guide
Entry fees
toll taxes
Domestic flights tickets
Tips for baggage handling at airport & at hotels
Member international flight tickets
Member personal insurance and all personal expenses such as telephone calls, fax, email charges, liquor or soft drinks,
Helicopter emergency rescue fees
Room service, personal services, items of a purely personal nature any unforeseen expenses (just like road block extra hotel stay) then members will be pay according to the numbers of days basses

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