Tajikistan tour 3
Tajikistan tour 3
Time: 11 days
Highpoints: Dushanbe - Khoburubot - Kalai Khum - Khorog - Langar - Yashil Kul Lake - Bulunkul Lake - Murgab - Khorog - Kalai Khum - Norak - Dushanbe - Iskanderkul Lake - Dushanbe
Day 1: Dushanbe
The Tajikistan tour 3 will start with your arrival to the airport of Dushanbe. In the course of the tour you will have an opportunity to learn more about the history of Tajikistan and the most interesting and prominent sights of the city like Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, and House of parliament. You will have a great time while taking photos of Ministry of Inner Affairs, the flag the size of which is of which is about 165 m high, 30 m wide, 60 m long. After it you will spend time to explore the Gurminj Museum. Moreover you will have a chance to see the traditional instruments. And of course you will witness the atmosphere of the real Asian bazaar. The night is in the hotel.
Day 2: Dushanbe - Khoburubot - Kalai Khum
You day will start with travel to Kalai Khum where on the road you will drive via famous Khoburubot Pass the altitude of 3 252 m above sea level. People mostly know this place as the Western Pamir Tract. Tourists who have tour to this place will be impressed by the breathtaking landscapes around the pass. Moreover it will be possible to take amazing photos of this place against incredible views. Moreover this route allows to meet and communicate with local people. Due to the hospitability they will be pleased to get acquainted with tourist especially to talk about customs and traditions of Tajik people. The night is in the hotel.
Day 3: Kalai Khum - Khorog
Today you will have a tour in the one of the smallest city in Tajikistan - Khorog. This city is located among the rock mountains and the most interesting fact about this city that it was built in the confluence of Shokhdara river and Ghund river flow into Pyanj river. You will have a chance to communicate with Pamir people. They appearance is different from Tajik people. They have with blond hair, blue eyes. This is the second place on the world in height at which people live after the Himalayas in Tibet. The night is in the boarding house.
Day 4: Khorog - Langar
In course of the tour to Langar you will drive near the Tajik-Afgan. Here you will see the Pamir mountains where the tops of the mountains is hidden in the white clouds of the sky and you can find beautiful as first snow alpine lakes. The world knows this place under name of "the Roof of the World" here you can calm yourself by travelling in these giant mountains. The elevation of these vary of 3 500 to 4 200 m above sea level. People in mountains live in solitude due to separation of the main from the main population. Upon arrival you can learn more about differences in languages and cultures, traditions and customs. The night is in a homestay.
Day 5: Langar - Yashil Kul Lake - Bulunkul Lake - Murgab
On the Tajikistan tour 3 your destination today is the Murghab via the Naizatash pass. Many tourista take these tours due to not only picturesque landscapes but lo breathtaking views. While driving to this place you will be on the altitude of 4137m above sea level it is possible to see the Roof of the World. Locals always advise tot tourists to see this place otherwise it doesn't count as travel in Tajikistan. Murgab is famous due to the location among high mountains that's altitude is 6000m above sea level. But his place is cold as you know the higher the mountains, the colder it gets. Even in the peak of the summer this place has pretty low temperature. The night is in the boarding house.
Day 6: Murgab - Yashil Kul Lake - Bulunkul Lake - Khorog
Toady you will have great opportunity to have a tour to the most beautiful and breathtaking lakes in the Pamir - Yashil Kul and Bulunkul. Each name of the lake can be translated Yashil Kul means "the green lake" and Bulunkul "blue lakes". These lakes are located on the altitude of 3700m above sea level. You can see that they are probably identified by the color of the waters of it, being violet and blue, dark-blue. The lake is full of fish. Here you will have a chance to see different domestic animals such as yaks, cow and sheep. By passing Naizatash pass that goes at Pamir Highway more known as M41 Pamir Tract you will arrive to Khorog. Night is in the boarding house.
Day 7: Khorog - Kalai Khum
I course of the tour you will travel to Kalai Khum. You road will go on the elevation of 6 000 m above sea level but you should that there is just one road that goes. But you will have a great opportunity to enjoy incredible scenery of this place. You will meet local that will be pleased to tell you more about Tajikistan it customs and traditions. More over this place is famous due to the fact that will be possible to see Afgan stony village and gardens on the other side of the river. After great experience you will spent the night in the hotel.
Day 8: Kalai Khum - Norak - Dushanbe
Toady you will return to the capital of the country. On the way to it you will have a great chance to see the great views of the Shuraba pass. The elevation of this place is 2 267m above sea level. It also the part of the Pamir mountains where a lot of tourists travel here. Moreover many famous explorers travelled here and inspired by the majestic views of these great mountains such as Marco Polo, Hsuan Tsang, Mirza Muhammad Haidar. During the travel it will be possible to see the border of Pyanj River. After it we will have a stop at the Norak water reservoirwher you have time to explore this wonderful place and continue drive to Dushanbe. The night is in the hotel.
Day 9: Dushanbe - Iskanderkul Lake
Today you will have a great trip to the famous Iskanderkul lake. Tourists all around the word love have tours here due to the incredible color and calming soul place. This lake is a situated on the altitude of 2 225m above sea level. The nature that surround this incredible place with mesmerize you. After it you will pass the elevation of 3372m above sea level of Anzob pas, to reach the amazing waterfall. In the course of the tour you will learn more about the country and will know that Tajikistan is the country that possesses the great amount of water resources in all of the CIS countries. The night is in the boarding house.
Day 10: Iskanderkul - Dushanbe
After spending time at the breathtaking lake you will drive back to Dushanbe where you will have an opportunity to explore the Central Museum. This place allows tourists to immerse in the great history of the Tajik people. After it you will discover new sights of the city near the museum. In the centre of the park you will be able to witness art of 22 galleries. Moreover it will be possible to see the copy of the Buddha monument. Overnight is in the hotel.
Day 11: Dushanbe - Airport
Morning transfer to airport.
02-04 pax - Hyundai Starex
06-08 pax - 2 cars: Hyundai Starex
10 pax - 3 cars: Hyundai Starex
Price per person:
02 pax - 1 670 $
04 pax - 1 035 $
06 pax - 1 140 $
08 pax - 955 $
10 pax - 1 035 $
Single - 190 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 55 $
Half board - 160 $
Full board - 315 $
English speaking guide - 840 $ per group
Dushanbe - "Meridian" Hotel 3*
Kalai Khum - "Karon Palace" Hotel 4*
Khorog - "Lal" Guesthouse
Langar - Home stay
Murgab - "Pamir" Guesthouse
Khuand - "Firuz" Hotel 4*
Panjakent - "Sughd" Hotel 3*
Iskandarkul - Guesthouse
- Admission tickets to all museums
- Mineral water supply
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa &Visa support
- GBAO permit
- Full board
- English speaking guide