Name of tour: Roof of the World tour
Length: 11 days
Places of interest: Dushanbe, Khoburobot, Kalai Khum, Khorog, Langar, Yashilkul Lake, Bulunkul Lake, Murgab, Norak, Iskandrkul Lake
Day 1: Dushanbe
You will land at the airport of Dushanbe today. This day the travelers will have a great city tour of the capital and explore the amazing history of Tajikistan and observe the remarkable sites of the city such as Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, and House of parliament. Today the guests will have a photo of the significant sites like Ministry of Inner Affairs, the flag, the pole of which is about 165 m high, 30 m wide, 60 m long. Afetr the tour continues to the amazing site the Gurminj Museum, where we will observe the traditional instruments of Tajikistan. After we will explore the colorful site of the city Asian Bazaar, where it is possible to buy fresh fruits or vegetables. We will end the tour with driving to the hotel where will be the night.
Day 2: Dushanbe – Khoburubot – Kalai Khum
Our company is gland to create amazing tours where guest can fascinate the picturesque Khoburubot Pass. It has the wonderful views and reaches the height of 3252 m above sea level. This pass is known as Western Pamir Tract. Fun of wild nature and amazing terrains will like this tour. Travelers admire this pass due to pristine nature and fabulous pictures. The visitors can take stunning photos here. Along the way there will be a great chance to meet the local residents, Tajiks. Tajiks are very kind and hospitable people. These people are very pleased to welcome all of the guests and discover their history, traditions and customs. Also we will have a chance to explore their culture. The overnight is in the hotel.
Day 3: Kalai Khum – Khorog
Today we will have a colorful tour to amazing city Khorog. It is considered to be the smallest city in the world and hidden in the high mountains. Travelling along this city we will have a chance to observe the fabulous landscapes of confluence of the rivers – Shokhdara river and Ghund river flow into Pyanj river. During the tour group can meet the Pamir people and talk with them. Although they live close to Tajik people they have the different anthropological features and differ from Tajik with blond hair, blue eyes and fair skin. After the Himalays in Tibet, Pamir Mountains are the highest Mountains where the people live. The night will be spent in the boarding house.
Day 4: Khorog – Langar
This day is dedicated to a travelling along the Tajik-Afgan border and we will reach the village Langar. Pamir Mountains are famous for the blue sky, beautiful views and fascinating landscapes. There are located a lot of picturesque gorges, lakes and rivers. Pamir Mountains are known also as “the Roof of the World”. Here people can relax with not only body and soul and feel the harmony with nature. The height of the mountains reach 3 500 to 4 200 m above sea level. Here also guests can explore the cultural peculiarities and ethnic ideas. People here who live in the mountains are differing from the main population. The guest will spend the night in the homestay, where will be the opportunity to explore the differences of languages and cultures, traditions and customs.
Day 5: Langar – Yashil Kul Lake – Bulunkul Lake – Murgab
This day we will have amazing adventure to Murghab, passing the Naizatash pass. This place is one of the best for exploring in Tajikistan. Travelling at the height of 4137m above sea level it is possible to observe the Roof of the World. We offer to see the remarkable site and admire the picturesque landscapes. There are located the mighty rocks and peaks on it. The rocky mountains reach the height about 6000m above sea level. The climate of Murghab is severe and reminds the Arctic climate. For the reason of high altitude and the surface reminds the surface of the moon where you will have a chance to take fascinating photos. You will be surprised by the temperatures even in summers because here is very cold. The visitors will rest the night in the boarding house.
Day 6: Murgab – Yashil Kul Lake – Bulunkul Lake – Khorog
Adventure will be to the fascinating high altitude lakes called Yashil Kul and Bulunkul. Yashil Kul means “the green lake” and Bulunkul “blue lakes”. We will have a chance to observe the beautiful lakes at the height of 3700m above sea level. The water of the second lake is violet and blue, dark-blue that’s why it named as blue lakes. Here a lot fish. We will have an opportunity to see animals such as yaks, cow and sheep. After that the tour continues with driving along Naizatash pass, Pamir Highway (M41 Pamir Tract) and then transfer to the last amazing point Khorog. We will rest the night in the reserved boarding house.
Day 7: Khorog – Kalai Khum
Our company is glad to organize you the amazing tour to Kalai Khum. This place is full of rocky mountains that reach the height of 6000 meters and here was possible to build only one road. All travelers who were here usually admire the fabulous views and great scenery. What should be better? During the tour you will admire the history of the sites and the people. The local residents will be glad to tell about interesting facts and cultural peculiarities. In course of the tour we will observe the stony villages of Afghan and gardens. We will complete the tour with transferring to the hotel where were booked the rooms.
Day 8: Kalai Khum – Norak – Dushanbe
Today the travelers are going to explore the stunning views of the Shuraba pass. It has the height of 2267m above sea level. It is important to say that is also the Territory of Pamir Mountains. The beauties of Pamir mountains are always impressed such great explorers as Marco Polo, Hsuan Tsang, Mirza Muhammad Haidar who wanted marvel these territories. The tour route will show the border Pyanj River. The local people call this territory as the sky Mountains. After that we will drive to Tajik Sea or Norak reservoir which plays the important role in Tajikistan. Then we will transfer to the Dushanbe. The guest will spend the night in the hotel.
Day 9: Dushanbe – Iskanderkul Lake
After the hearty breakfast we will transfer to the picturesque and high altitude lake called Iskanderkul Lake (2225m above sea level). Each traveler has a chance to explore the fascinating views and dazzling landscapes. The visitors will pass the breathtaking Anzob pass, get to the height of 3372m above sea level and travel to fascinating waterfall where you will have an opportunity to take photos. In course of the tour we will explore the interesting facts about the country and explore the water resources of the country. Tajikistan ranks the second place due to the water resources among the CIS countries. The overnight will be organized in the boarding house.
Day 10: Iskanderkul – Dushanbe
Today we will transfer to the capital of Tajikistan Dushanbe. This day the visitors will explore the remarkable site as the Central Museum. Along the way we will explore the history and cultural heritage of the country, observing the highlights of the city. We will also be able to witness the beautiful 22 galleries right in the center of the Park. After the gusts can explore the replica of the Buddha monument. The overnight is in the hotel.
Day 11: 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 – 1 670 $
04 pax – 1 035 $
06 pax – 1 140 $
08 pax – 955 $
10 pax – 1 035 $
Single – 190 $
Early check-in – 35 $
Single early check-in – 55 $
Half board – 160 $
Full board – 315 $
English speaking guide – 840 $ per group
Dushanbe – “Meridian” Hotel 3*
Kalai Khum – “Karon Palace” Hotel 4*
Khorog – “Lal” Guesthouse
Langar – Home stay
Murgab – “Pamir” Guesthouse
Khuand – “Firuz” Hotel 4*
Panjakent – “Sughd” Hotel 3*
Iskandarkul – Guesthouse
- Admission tickets to all museums
- Mineral water supply
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa &Visa support
- GBAO permit
- Full board
- English speaking guide