Tajikistan Tour 3

Tajikistan: Tour 3, Tajikistan tours 

Tajikistan: Tour 3
Days of tour: 11 days
Country: Tajikitsan
Places: Dushanbe - Hissor - Norak - Kalai Khum - Khorog - Langar - Yashil Kul Lake - Bulunkul Lake - Murgab - Khoburubot - Iskandekul Lake - Dushanbe

Day 1: Dushanbe - Hissor - Dushanbe
As we travel in Tajikistan, it is highly recommended to make a tour to Dushanbe. The reason is that this city seems to be one of the most popular ones with such sightseeing as Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, and House of parliament. We recommend seeing the national park, along with visiting the Ministry of Inner Affairs during the trip in the country. Being here make a notice of the famous National Flag, popular for the height of 165m. Then the tour continues to the Hisor fortress. It seems to be of 17th century. It is also considered to be the famous citadel, with the buikding being of thick walls. Then we travel to the market near it. The guests are offered seeing the sightseeing as "Madrasa I Kuhna", "Mahdumi Azam". The day ends in the hotel.

Day 2: Dushanbe - Norak - Kalai Khum
In the second day of the tour the visitants are taken to the Kalai Khum village. Right here all have an opportunity to witness the famous Norak water reservoir which is also named as the Tajik Sea. The way will be made along the heights of 2 267 m sbove sea level. This is the famous Shuraba pass to be taken and then everyone is able to see the mountains, the well-known  Territory of Pamir Mountains. Today these mountains are said to have been investigated by Marco Polo, Hsuan Tsang, Mirza Muhammad Haidar in the past. Then we get to the Pyanj River. Then the night will be spent in the hotel.

Day 3: Kalai Khum - Khorog
In the very morning, the guests travel to Khorog and make a tour along the city which is said to be one of the smallest ones in the globe. Right here you are able to watch around and see the Rocky Mountains. This territory is located at the cross of the rivers as the Shokhdara River and Ghund River flow into Pyanj River. The locals are the Pamir people. They are extremely hospitable, and glad to meet the communication with you. You are able to ask all the questions you are interested in for being the one to get more details of the traditions and customs of the people. Then we are invited to the dwelling of the local people, the guesthouse for the night.

Day 4: Khorog - Langar
As the tour in Tajikistan is going on, we make a way to the Langar village. In the very heart of Asia, the visitants are the ones to witness the Pamirs, with all of the sky and the mountains touching it, with pure waters of rivers and lakes, with deserts and flourishing valleys. Today these mountains are said to be of 3,500 to 4,200 m above sea level. This territory is considered to be isolated from others, with all of the traditions and customs to be saved. The locals greatly respect their destiny and history. Being here the guests can listen to various dialects. On the way we visit the Abreshim Kala (Silk Fortress) and then take a way to the homestay to spend the night.

Day 5: Langar - Yashil Kul Lake - Bulunkul Lake - Murgab
Today we are going to see natural creations, the landscapes of exquisite beauty. First are the lakes of the Pamirs, Yashil Kul and Bulunkul lake at the height of 3 700 m above sea level. In the very district of Murghab it is located. The lakes are said to be blue ones, according to the translation. And it is true, the colors change, purple and blue prevail. Being here notice the animals, as yaks, cow and sheep. In order to get to the guesthouse, pass the 4 344 m height of the Khargush pass.

Day 6: Murgab - Khorog 
Everyone is going to get to Khorog today. But first we need to make a tour along the highway of Tajikistan, known as the M41 Pamir Tract. Today it is considered to be the highest road, in the very mountains of Tibet highway. Then we get to  Koitezak pass of 4271m and take a view of unforgettable Rocky Mountains and landscapes of wild life, replete with such animals as tiger-cat, grizzly bear, badger, stoat, fox, grey and red wolves, sheep Marco Polo, snow leopard. Most of the animals are on the brink of extinction. The night will be in the guesthouse.

Day 7: Khorog - Kalai Khum  
Kalai Khum is our next destination, today we travel to the mountains of 6000m above sea level of Tajikistan. The tourists from all over the globe tend to come here and enjoy the views of unique nature, of the history and of the dwellers living there. You can communicate with them and find out all of the details of the country you want to know. During the tour there will be made stops for the guests to make photos. The rivers are seen from the both sides of the road to the village, in the valleys of the mountains. The night will be in the hotel.

Day 8: Kalai Khum - Khoburubot - Dushanbe
The Dushanbe city is the one we return to this day. In order to get there we make a way along the Khoburubot Pass of 3252m above sea level, which seems to be the Western Pamir Tract. The views here are thrilling and breath-catching. The gorges of the road are magnets for all to come there and feel the freshness of nature. The locals of the village are glad to meet you and give the precise details of the people of Tajikistan. They are said to be hospitable and extremely work-loving people. The day ends with the order of the hotel for the night.

Day 9: Dushanbe - Iskanderkul Lake
Our way continues in the wonderful territory of the Fann Mountains, the lake at the height of 2255m - Iskanderkul. The site is in the very heart of Central Asia, which can be viewed only passing the Anzob pass of 3 372 m. Being here the visitants are getting to the waterfall in 40minutes. This country is enlisted in the CIS countries for the amount of water resources - 1 000 rivers, 2 000 lakes and 8000 glaciers. The night is in the guesthouse.

Day 10: Iskanderkul - Dushanbe
This day we return back to Dushanbe, but first get through the Anzob pass and tunnel of Isticlol. Today is our last opportunity to travel along the Fann Mountains. The history tells these mountains are known to be as "Kuhistan" - Mountainous Country in translation from Farsi. Here there are more than 30 lakes. Trekking here is the pleasing opportunity for the mountain-lovers to be taken. Then we get to Dushanbe and spend the night in the hotel.

Day 11: Airport
Morning transfer to airport. 


Transport:
02-04 pax - Hyundai Starex
06-08 pax - 2 cars: Hyundai Starex
10 pax - 3 cars: Hyundai Starex

Price per person:
02 pax - 1 945 $
04 pax - 1 185 $
06 pax - 1 245 $
08 pax - 1 035 $
10 pax - 1 100 $
Single - 175 $

Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 55 $ 

Half board - 155 $
Full board - 305 $
 

Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Dushanbe - "Meridian" Hotel 3*
        Kalai Khum - "Kharon Palace" Hotel 4*
Khorog - "Lal" Guesthouse
Langar - Homestay
Murgab - "Pamir" Homestay
Iskanderkul - Homestay
- English speaking guide
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water supply

Service does not include:
- Visa
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurancea