Travel to Tajikistan: Tour 2
Duration: 7 days
Places to visit: Dushanbe - Khoburubot - Kalai Khum - Khorog - Hissor - Dushanbe
Day 1: Dushanbe
On arrival you will drive to Dushanbe. Today we will have a city tour and visit Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, and House of parliament, then walk to the National park to take photos of Ministry of Inner Affairs. On the way you will see the biggest National Flag in the world with the height of 165 m high pole, 30 m wide, 60 m long. Then we will visit Gurminj Museum of traditional musical instruments and of course Asian Bazaar. There you will find more about local's routine and relish colorful goods, fruits and vegetables. Night is in a hotel.
Day 2: Dushanbe - Khoburubot - Kalai Khum
You will travel to Kalai Khum village by mountain road. The road goes over Khoburubot Pass (3 252) famous as Western Pamir Tract. On the way you will see imposing view to breathtaking river valley and astonishing gorges. Meet local people and consider them as friendly and kind hearted people. They are regard their backgrounds and folklore. Night is in a hotel.
Day 3: Kalai Khum - Khorog
In the morning is transfer to Khorog. This city is delimited by gravelly mountains. This town was built in the fuse of the 3 rivers where Shokhdara river and Ghund river flow into Pyanj river. On the way you will meet Pamir people looking different from Tajik. They have 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
Today we will return to Kakai Khum. We will drive over high mountains with the altitude above 6000 m. high. On the route you will enjoy the stunning attractiveness of the virgin nature as well as gain additional info about the ethnography, history and everyday life of mountain dwellers. Have a stop in small villages to meet and talk with locals. It is the best way to learn more about traditions and lifestyle. On the other side you can admire Afgan stony villages and gardens. Overnight is in a hotel.
Day 5: Kalai Khum - Khoburubot - Dushanbe
We are glad to provide the next day of great tour by continuing our travel. Sightsee Pamir Mountains that had a great inspiration on chief explorer as Marco Polo, Hsuan Tsang, Mirza Muhammad Haidar. For sure you will be impressed by interesting facts you will be told by a guide it. Guests will see giant mountain system the ocean of white and blue mountains. Night is in a hotel.
Day 6: Dushanbe - Hissor - Dushanbe
In the morning we will travel to Hissor fortress of VII-XVII centuries. It was very hedged area and stronghold. It was the house of Emir's Bukhara allocation. It is located on the high hill and had strong walls of 1 m thick walls and dodges for guns. In the fortress there was a pool and a garden and crossways from the fortress there was a busy market square with a caravan serai and shops. Being in Hisar you can see reestablished monuments of "Madrasa I Kuhna". It was a new-fangled school of 16th-17th centuries; mosque; the mausoleum of "Mahdumi Azam" of 16th century. In the afternoon we will visit Botanical garden and Victory Park with a panorama view on the city. Night is in a hotel.
Day 7: Dushanbe - Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport. Thank you for a tour!
02-04 pax - Hyundai Starex
06-08 pax - 2 cars: Hyundai Starex
10 pax - 3 cars: Hyundai Starex
Price per person:
02 pax - 1 080 $
04 pax - 675 $
06 pax - 725 $
08 pax - 610 $
10 pax - 655 $
Single - 170 $
Early check-in - 30 $
Single early check-in - 50 $
Half board - 100 $
Full board - 190 $
English speaking guide - 570 $ per group
Dushanbe - "Meridians" Hotel 3*
Kalai Khum - "Karon Palace" Hotel 4*
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