Tour in Tajikistan: Tour 5
Duration: 6 days
Places to visit: Dushanbe - Hissor - Ramit - Iskanderkul Lake - Dushanbe
Day 1: Dushanbe - Hissor - Dushanbe
Enjoy your tour in Tajikistan. Upon arrival the driver will transfer you to Dushanbe. Continue a great tour of driving 35 km to visit Hisor fortress of VII-XVII centuries. The guide will tell you that this fortress was the envoi of the Emir of Bukhara on a high hill. Also, there is 1 m thick walls and loopholes for guns with a very beautiful pool and garden. In past times there was a market square with a caravanserai and shops. The tour continues seeing restored monuments of "Madrasa I Kuhna" (new school of 16th-17th centuries), mosque; the mausoleum of "Mahdumi Azam" (16th century). We will back to Dushanbe and visit Botanical garden and Victory Park with a panorama view on the city. Night is in a hotel.
Day 2: Dushanbe - Ramit - Dushanbe
The tour will start by driving to the natural reserve "Ramit" found by the Government of the Tajik SSR in 1959. It is located in Ramit gorge, near the town of Vahdat, more than 80 kilometers from the city of Dushanbe. The area of the reserve is at an altitude of 1176-3195 m above sea level, on the slopes of the Hissar Range. In the Ramit Gorge, find a river with a lot of fish. In the mountainous area immerse in rich flora where you can find medicinal herbs. There is the opportunity to see mountain goats, wild boars, and other species of animals and birds. Night is in a hotel.
Day 3: Dushanbe - Iskanderkul Lake
In the morning we will travel to Mountain lake - Iskanderkul of 2 255 m. a. s. l. It is located in Fann Mountains. We will drive over Anzob pass (3 372 m) with incredible panorama views. After arrival to the lake you will go for a walk lengthwise it beaches. Afterwards we will hike 40 minutes to see a stunning waterfall. Tajikistan is defined to be the second place amongst the CIS countries for volume of water resources with the highest water reserves of all Central Asian countries with more than 1 000 rivers, 2 000 lakes and 8000 glaciers. Night is in a homestay.
Day 4: Iskanderkul Lake
Have a hiking trip at Fann Mountains. Fann mountains is a celestial mountain area known in ancient times as "Kuhistan". Kuhistan is Farsi word for "Mountainous Country". In Fanns admire beauty of more than 30 pure and parti-colored lakes of altered size and forms. These days Fann Mountains are a prevalent travel destination and weekend spot with locals. It is also a great walking and ascending destination. For sure you will spend a great time and take many interesting photos. Rest is in a homestay.
Day 5: Iskanderkul Lake - Dushanbe
Drive to Dushanbe through Anzob pass (3 372 m) and tunnel of Isticlol. Travelers will pass over mountain permits. In the second half of day we will have a city tour. First of we will visit Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, and House of parliament. After we will walk in National park then Ministry of Inner Affairs. It is a great chance to see the biggest National Flag in the world of 165 m high pole, 30 m wide, 60 m long. Visit Gurminj Museum of traditional musical instruments. Night is in a hotel.
Day 6: Airport
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 - 765 $
04 pax - 485 $
06 pax - 505 $
08 pax - 425 $
10 pax - 450 $
Single - 80 $
Half board - 75 $
Full board - 150 $
English speaking guide - 510 $ per group
Dushanbe - "Meridians" Hotel 3*
Iskanderkul Lake - Homestay
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
Service does not include:
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide