Travel to Tajikistan: Tour 4
Duration: 4 days
Places to visit: Oibek - Khujand - Istravshan - Dushanbe
Day 1: Oibek - Khujand
We are happy to see you in Tajikistan. Our driver will meet you on the border and drive to Khujand city. It is the second largest city of Tajikistan and found on the Syr Darya River at the mouth of the Fergana Valley. The population of the city is 149,000. It is important to note that it is also capital of the northernmost province of Tajikistan, now called Sughd. In the afternoon we will visit Cultural Palace of Khujand where the first president of Tajikistan took place as well as see Central Mosque that is situated. Transfer to a a hotel.
Day 2: Khujand - Istravshan - Khujand
Today you will travel to Istravshan. You will be impressed by a museum city with its history of the II-VI centuries BC. In Persian literature the city was recognized as Kurukuda, In Sogdian ancient notes as Kurushkuda while modern scholars classify it with Cyruspol or Cyrus Eskhata originated in VI century BC by Cyrus the Great. We will visit Mugtepa, the fifteenth century Kuk Gumbaz Mosque and local bazaar. Travelers will be inspired by oriental bazaars, visit grand fortresses, and relish special architecture of mosques and mausoleums. We will back to Khujand. Night is in a hotel.
Day 3: Khujand - Dushanbe
In the morning is drive to Dushanbe over Anzob pass (3 372 m) and tunnel of Isticlol. The road will go over mountain passes. The second half of the day is devoted to a city tour. First of we will visit Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, House of parliament and Jomi theatre and then then National park to see Ministry of Inner Affairs and the biggest National Flag in the world - 165 m high pole, 30 m wide, 60 m long. In the afternoon we will admire beauty of archeological museum and Gurminj Museum of traditional musical instruments. Night is in a hotel.
Day 4: Flight
In the morning is transfer to airport.
02-04 pax - Hyundai Starex
06-08 pax - 2 cars: Hyundai Starex
10- pax - 3 cars: Hyundai Starex
Price per person:
02 pax - 595 $
04 pax - 375 $
06 pax - 395 $
08 pax - 330 $
10 pax - 350 $
Single - 80 $
Half board - 45 $
Full board - 90 $
English speaking guide - 390 $ per group
Khujand - "Firuz" Hotel 4*
Dushanbe - "Meridians" Hotel 3*
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
Service does not include:
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide