Tajik treasure 6
Time of the tour: 8 days
Places to visit: Dushanbe - Norak - Kalai Khum - Khorog - Langar - Yashil Kul Lake - Bulunkul Lake - Murgab - Kyzyl Art border
Day 1: Dushanbe
Welcome to Tajik treasure 6. You will be met by the driver at the airport and travel to Dushanbe. On reaching you will have the city tour where you can visit the Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, and House of parliament. The tour will be continued by visiting the National park as well as the famous Ministry of Inner Affairs. Here is the biggest National Flag in the world of 165 m high pole, 30 m wide, 60 m long. In the second part of day we will visit the Central Museum and visit the Gurminj Museum of traditional musical instruments. Then you will visit the Asian bazaar, full of oriental goods. Transfer to a hotel for rest.
Day 2: Dushanbe - Norak - Kalai Khum
This tour will start driving to Kalai Khum village. On the way you will admire the Norak water reservoir or Tajik Sea. You are going to see Shuraba pass (2 267 m) and then drive along Afghanistan border starts. It is the Territory of Pamir Mountains. It is important to note that the Pamirs have motivated the world's greatest explorers - Marco Polo, Hsuan Tsang, Mirza Muhammad Haidar. You will drive along natural border - Pyanj River. The white and blue mountains will not leave anyone indifferent. Rest is in a homestay.
Day 3: Kalai Khum - Khorog
We will drive to Khorog enclosed by rocky mountains from all four wings. The town was built on the confluence of the 3 rivers where Shokhdara river and Ghund river flow into Pyanj river. On the route to Khorog you will meet Pamir people. They are different from the Tajik people. When you see them, you will be impressed with blonde hair, fair skin and blue eyes. Pamirs Mountains are the highest mountains in the world with human population after the Himalayas in Tibet. Night is in a guesthouse.
Day 4: Khorog
Today you will have the city tour. You will visit the Botanical Garden surrounded by many gardens. Some part of the city lies at an altitude of 2320m above sea level situated the famous Pamir Botanical Garden with exclusive plants, got from different parts of the world. The tour will be continued to the city park and handicraft shop, museum. Don't miss to visit our local bazar. Here we will see the main highlights of Khorog and learn more about people. Overnight is in a guesthouse.
Day 5: Khorog - Langar
In the morning we will drive Tajik-Afgan border to Langar village which is located in in the heart of Asia. The Pamirs will impress by sky-scraping, snow-capped, celestial mountains, transparent clear blue waters of lakes and rivers, extensive valleys and bone-dry deserts. The Pamirs has the highest mountains of the world and called "the Roof of the World". The land of Pamirs is located at elevations from 3 500 to 4 200 meters above sea level where prehistoric ethnic and cultural peculiarities of the Pamir people found its place. Travelers will have an opportunity to learn more about history of ranges which advanced into distinct reserves with different dialects and distinct as well as different languages. Night is in a home stay.
Day 6: Langar
The tour will start by exploring all the day the Langar village and Wakhi people. In the morning you will hike up for around 2 hours above Langar village in order to see the petroglyphs. We will see the Hindu Kush range. Afterwards you will visit Abreshim Qala (Silk fort) and the shrine of Shoh Qambari Oftob. Rest is in s home stay.
Day 7: Langar - Yashil Kul Lake - Bulunkul Lake - Murgab
We are glad to impress you by beautiful lakes of the Pamirs are Yashil Kul and Bulunkul (Blue lakes), strained on the altitude of 3 700 meters above sea level and situated in the Murghab district. The color of water in Bulunkul is violet and dark-blue, especially in the sunlight. There are a lot of fish in the lake. In addition, travelers will see yaks. They look like cow and sheep and produce milk and meat products. Travelers will pass over Khargubsh pass of about 4 344. It is no doubt these days of tours were interesting. Transfer to a guesthouse for sleep.
Day 8: Kyzyl Art border
In the morning is transfer to Kyrgyz border. Tajik treasure 6 is completed. We hope you blessed on tours.
02-04 pax - Hyundai Starex
06-08 pax - 2 cars: Hyundai Starex
10 pax - 3 cars: Hyundai Starex
Price per person:
02 pax - 1 375 $
04 pax - 830 $
06 pax - 940 $
08 pax - 770 $
10 pax - 850 $
Single - 60 $
Early check-in - 30 $
Single early check-in - 50 $
Half board - 105 $
Full board - 210 $
English speaking guide - 1010 $ per group
Dushanbe - "Meridians" Hotel 3*
Kalai Khum - Home stays
Khorog - "Lal" Guesthouse
Langar - Home stays
Murgab - "Pamir" Guesthouse
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
Service does not include:
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide