Unknown Tajikistan Tour 5
Unknown Tajikistan Tour 5
Duration: 6 days
In short: Dushanbe - Hissor - Khoburubot - Kalai Khum - Khorog - Norak - Dushanbe
Day 1: Dushanbe - Hissor - Dushanbe
Unknown Tajikistan Tour 5 is glad to see you on tours. The entire day is dedicated to a guided city tour. We will visit Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, and House of parliament. Then we will walk in National park to see Ministry of Inner Affairs and the biggest National Flag in the world of 165 m high pole, 30 m wide, 60 m long. In the afternoon, we will visit the Central Museum and visit Hisor fortress (VII-XVII centuries). It has areas and citadel used to be the residence of the delegate of the Emir of Bukhara and located on a high hill and was well defended with 1 m thick walls and dodges. Inside there was a pool and a garden and crossways from the fortress there was a market square with a caravan serai and shops. Here you will see the recently restored monuments of "Madrasa I Kuhna" (16th-17th centuries), mosque; the mausoleum of "Mahdumi Azam" (16th century). Then you will return to Dushanbe. Night is in a hotel.
Day 2: Dushanbe - Khoburubot - Kalai Khum
We will drive to Kalai Khum village via mountain road over high Khoburubot Pass (3 252) known as Western Pamir Tract. On the way you will see the most picturesque river valley and astonishing gorges in the terrain where you can take photos of the mountain and rivers. On the way you will find small villages and meet local people. Tajiks are by nature are hospitable and kind. Today night is a homestay.
Day 3: Kalai Khum - Khorog
Today we will drive to Khorog. It is perhaps the smallest city on the map of the world fenced by rocky mountains from all four sides built on the confluence of the 3 rivers where Shokhdara river and Ghund river flow into Pyanj river. In Khorog you will meet Pamir people and get impression of their appearance 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 - Kalai Khum
The tour will start from Khorog to Kalai Khum. This area contains of high rocky mountains over 6 000 meters. Passing via the Pamirs, the tourists have the opportunity to see the beauty of virgin environment, history and everyday life of mountain dwellers. On the way we will stop in small villages to communicate with local people and to see their life. We have no doubt you will like it on tours. Here you will see Afgan stony villages and gardens. Night is in a home stay.
Day 5: Kalai Khum - Norak - Dushanbe
Today we will drive to Dushanbe along Afghanistan border via Shuraba pass (2 267 m). This part will astound you by its exclusive mountains belonging to the Territory of Pamir Mountains. The Pamirs have inspired the world's greatest explorers as Marco Polo, Hsuan Tsang, Mirza Muhammad Haidar. Drive along natural border as Pyanj River. You will be impressed by the huge mountain system the ocean of white and blue mountains as well as Norak water reservoir or Tajik Sea. Rest is in a hotel.
Day 6: Dushanbe - Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport. Unknown Tajikistan Tour 5 is over. We are blessed having you 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 - 1 010 $
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