Tajikistan trip Tour 5
Tajikistan trip: Tour 5
Day 1: Dushanbe - Hissor - Dushanbe
On arrival to Tajikistan you will have a city tour. We will visit Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, and House of parliament. The tour will be continued to the National park, Ministry of Inner Affairs where you can see the biggest National Flag in the world of 165 m high pole, 30 m wide, 60 m long. The tour will be continued travelling 35 km to visit Hisor fortress (VII-XVII centuries). The fortress used to be the castle of the delegate of the Emir of Bukhara and situated on a high hill and was well defended with 1 m thick walls and loopholes for guns and cannons. See a pool and a garden and crossways from the fortress there was a busy market square with a caravan serai and shops. In addition, travelers will see the recently restored monuments of "Madrasa I Kuhna" (16th-17th centuries), mosque; the mausoleum of "Mahdumi Azam" (16th century). We will return to Dushanbe. Night is in a hotel.
Day 2: Dushanbe - Khoburubot - Kalai Khum
In the morning we will travel to Kalai Khum village through mountain road. We will drive over the high Khoburubot Pass (3 252) or Western Pamir Tract. The road goes via the most attractive river valley and amazing gorges in the terrain. On the way we will visit small villages and meet local people. Tajiks will inspire by hospitality. They are kindly respect their culture and tradition as well as used to live close to the nature. Overnight is in a hotel.
Day 3: Kalai Khum - Khorog
Today we will travel to Khorog. It is the smallest town in the world and walled by stony mountains. The city was built on the confluence of the 3 rivers where Shokhdara river and Ghund river flow into Pyanj river. Being in Khorog you will meet Pamir people. They are famous for 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 - Kalai Khum
The tour will start by travelling to Kalai Khum. This area contains of high rock-strewn mountains over 6 000 meters. Admire the beauty of pristine environment and learn more about the ethnography, history and everyday life of mountain inhabitants. Travelers will stop in small villages to communicate with local people and to see their lifestyle. On the other side of the river you will find Afgan stony villages and interesting gardens. Night is in a home stay.
Day 5: Kalai Khum - Norak - Dushanbe
In the morning we will drive to Dushanbe along Afghanistan border. We will drive over Shuraba pass (2 267 m). This part will astonish you by its exclusive mountains. It belongs to the territory of Pamir Mountains. The Pamirs have encouraged the world's greatest travelers as Marco Polo, Hsuan Tsang, Mirza Muhammad Haidar. You will drive along natural border as Pyanj River. You will see the ocean of white and blue mountains. Travelers will admire Norak water reservoir or Tajik Sea. Rest is in a hotel.
Day 6: Dushanbe - Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport. Have a safe flight!
02-04 pax - Hyundai Starex
06-08 pax - 2 cars: Hyundai Starex
10 pax - 3 cars: Hyundai Starex
Price per person:
02 pax - 1 010 $
04 pax - 600 $
06 pax - 640 $
08 pax - 525 $
10 pax - 565 $
Single - 80 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 55 $
Half board - 80 $
Full board - 160 $
English speaking guide - 520 $ per group
Dushanbe - "Meridians" Hotel 3*
Kalai Khum - Home stays
Khorog - "Lal" Guesthouse
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
Service does not include:
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- GBAO permit
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide