Kohistan Tikai Things to Do
Stay at Fairy Meadows and spend a day at this place to adapt to the such a high altitude. then next day go to Nanga Parbat Base camp. one can go upto base camp without any porter or guide as its very straight track. starting from fairy meadows pass from a very thick forest and after crossing the forest reach at Beal Camp a very vast luish green field with a small stream flowing. you will see ppl grazing their animal there and children will offer u some pieces of stone to buy but dont buy as they are nothing but just ordinary stones. after crossing the beal camp now u will have to cross a smal hill to reach the base camp. hill is very steep and rough. try to reach it from the water fall side as its easier and water is also available there. you must have water and food with you and camp as well as u might have to stay there.
Kohistan Tikai Transportation
From chilas take a van to the Roy Kot Bridge, it will take apprx 45 mins to reach roy kot bridge and fair will be 60 Rupees. from Roy kot bridge jeeps are available to take you upto the end point of jeep road distance is 6 km. jeeps are available on 3000 Rupees. from the end of jeep track one has to trrek about for 5 hrs to reach Fairy Meadows. Jeeps track is pretty good but when it crosses the bolder ridge its presents very awsome veiws of hundreds of meters deep chasams down there.
Kohistan Tikai Local Customs
In Fairy meadows there is a village of local ppl who are very much against taking photos of there women. so dont take photos of women. and also dont scroll into the village uselessly as they ppl dont like tht someone specially men are scrolling in there village, bcuz their women are working ouside the home.