Tajikistan legend Tour 3
Tajikistan legend: Tour 3
Duration: 9 days
Places to visit: Dushanbe - Iskanderkul Lake - Penjakent - Seven lakes - Penjakent - Dushanbe - Khoburubot - Kalai Khum - Dushanbe - Norak - Dushanbe
Day 1: Dushanbe
Being in Dushanbe everyone is going to be the member of the guided tour along the city, with visiting of such interesting places as Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, and House of parliament. The next point of the trip will be going along the National park, from which you can make the photos of the Ministry of Inner Affairs and the biggest National Flag. This flag is the main sightseeing, with the height of 165m. Then everyone attends the Gurminj Museum, full of musical instruments. The night will be in the hotel.
Day 2: Dushanbe - Iskanderkul Lake
During the next day of our investigational tour the guests travel to the high-altitude lake, the Iskanderkul lake. It is at the height of 2255m above sea level and seems to be the part of the Fann Mountains. Then the way goes along the Anzob Pass, of 3372m above sea level. This is the site of the famous panorama view. The people from all over CIS, come here to Tajikistan and get to know the famous water resources, which are presented by 1 000 rivers, 2 000 lakes and 8000 glaciers. The night will be in the homestay of the locals.
Day 3: Iskanderkul Lake - Penjakent
From the territory of the lake you are making a way to the city known as the Five Villages. Being in the Khujand area it takes the way from Zeravshan river valley. The legend says that there were five villages, which emerged in the 8th century and were the center of the city of Sogd. At the same time the territory bears the name of the "Central Asian Pompeii", which used to be the center of trade life, where there were lots of houses and markets, temples and gardens. The night will be in he hotel.
Day 4: Penjakent - Seven lakes - Penjakent
As we continue our tour and travel today to the Seven Lakes. In 60km south from Panjakent this area is located and seems to be a great territory for hiking. This is the gorge, where there are seven lakes situated at the different altitudes. Right here you have a chance to contact the local people and listen to the notes of the country. The night will be in the hotel.
Day 5: Penjakent - Dushanbe
Today we come back to Dushanbe and find out that the city is translated as "Monday". As the boarders travel here they make sure that the city tends to be the historical and cultural center of Tajikistan along with economic and political center. Being here all can feel the Asian atmosphere, being offered national dish plov and tea. The night will be in the hotel room.
Day 6: Dushanbe - Khoburubot - Kalai Khum
The destination of the day is the village Kalai Khum. The members of the tour can travel to it along the Khoburubot Pass or the height of 3252m above sea level. All of the way will be going along picturesque territories of the valley. Having reached the destination you will be able to get in touch with the locals, who are always glad to talk to the foreigners and tell the secret facts of the country and the city, all of the villages. Here the boarders have an opportunity to feel the national Asian hospitability, full of folklore and traditions. The dinner will be organized in the restaurant, the night will be in the homestay of the locals.
Day 7: Kalai Khum - Khoburubot - Dushanbe
Tajikistan is the country of many breath-taking places, and today we return to the capital of the country. This is the country, when in the ancient times the Pamirs used to be the aim of many investigators all over the globe, as Marco Polo, Hsuan Tsang, Mirza Muhammad Haidar. The mountains can be also the aim of your trip. The night is in the hotel.
Day 8: Dushanbe - Norak - Dushanbe
Our company always tries to meet all of desires of the boarders. All during the tour you are going to make a visit of the Norak city and famous Norak water reservoir, also named as the Tajik Sea. It is known to be located at the river Vakhsh of 885m above sea level. Mainly the city was set at the territory of the village of Nurek. In 1960 the Dam was built here, turning out to be the highest, of 300m. Here the guests are able to make amazing photos against breath-catching views. The night will be in the hotel.
Day 9: Dushanbe - Airport
Morning 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 - 1 255 $
04 pax - 760 $
06 pax - 840 $
08 pax - 695 $
10 pax - 755 $
Single -140 $
Early check-in - 30 $
Single early check-in - 50 $
Half board -130 $
Full board - 250 $
English speaking guide - 730 $ per group
Dushanbe - "Meridians" Hotel 3*
Iskandarkul - Home stays
Penjakent - "Umariyon" Hotel 3*
Kalai Khum - Home stays
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water supply
Service does not include:
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- GBAO permit
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide