Qaqlasht Festival 2010 From April 15 to 18

Submitted by Shams Uddin on Wed, 2010-03-31 23:59.
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Qaqlasht Festival 2010 From April 15 to 18

Enjoy the fresh spring of northern Chitral & the sensation of:

Ø Free Style Polo of the Mountain Communities in the Hindu Kush
Ø Football by the players with strong stamina characteristic to high altitude
Ø Tug of War played with raw power by study village-based teams
Ø Cricket with its sensational moments
Ø Shot Putt—the oldest living sport in the region
Ø Traditional wrestling, oldest sport with sheer power in demonstration
Ø Marksmanship with ‘chikit’—the antique locally made muzzle-loader gun
Ø Bodi Dik—the endangered sport with unique rules
Ø Day & night cultural events with music of reed instrument, pure Chitrali sitar, pasture flute, reformative poetry and many more.

Our Tour packages are as follows:
1. April 14, 2010: Flight from Islamabad/ Peshawar to Chitral & hotel stay
2. April 15, 2010: Transfer to the festival venue, food & accommodation
3. April 16, 2010: Tent stay, food, accommodation, sight seeing & night musical programme
4. April 17, 2010: Tent stay, food, accommodation, sight seeing & night musical programme
5. April 18, 2010: Visiting Booni/Mastuj
6. April 19, 2010: Travel back to Chitral
7. April 20, 2010: Fly back to Islamabad/Peshawar
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Total Expenditure:
1. Top end hotel = Rs40,000 [individual]
2. Medium end hotel = Rs25,000 [individual]
3. Low end hotel = Rs17,000 [individual]


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