From Tajikistan to Kyrgyzstan – 8 days

  • Tour duration: Days: 8 – Nights: 7
  • Category: Combined
  • difficulty level: Easy
  • Season: All year around

Requirements:

The style of clothing can be anything, including shorts. However, during excursions, usually including visits to religious and religious buildings, try not to offend the sight of pilgrims and mosque ministers, unnecessarily causing toilets and limit themselves to thin but spacious clothes, preferably clothes with sleeves, dresses / skirts below the knees.

Day Tour programm Services Notes
Day 1

Arrival in Dushanbe (Tajikistan): Transfer to Hotel. Rest day. Evening walking around the Dushanbe streets. Dinner in Tajik National Chai Khana (Tee Place). This is the perfect place for adaptation and to be ready for the journey to Pamir. Accommodation in Dushanbe Hotel.

Dushanbe :

Transport ;

Food;

Guide services.

Accommodation:

The selected hotel category

Day 2

Departure to Pamirs from Dushanbe. Today we follow the road as far as Kalai Khumb. Spectacular view of new mountain town –Roghun, the town of constructers of biggest Hydro Power Station in Central Asia and which is expected to have the highs Platinum in the World. Accommodation in Guest House.

Dushanbe – Kalaikhum:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation:

The selected hotel category

Day 3

Kalaikhum – Khorog: The road will follow near Panj River, a tributary of the mighty Amu Darya (the famous River Oxus). Visit, to the Ethnographical Museum, Botanical Garden (one of the highest in the world) and the site of one of Central Asia’s few university campuses. Overnight in Hotel.

Kalaikhum – Khorog:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation:

The selected hotel category

Day 4

Leaving Khorog in the morning and viewing Afghanistan from the right we well continue our road toward Ishkashim. Visit to Mineral Hot Spring Garm Chashma 7 km from main road to the left. On the back road from Spring visiting master of Pamiri musical instruments in Ghoron village. (NB. There is cross border Bazar between Tajikistan and Afghanistan every Saturdays. Afghan visa is not needed for this). Guest House.

Khorog – Ishkashim:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation:

The selected hotel category

Day 5

Drive to Langar. This is the Pamir branch of Silk Road. We will see the local shrines all with trophy heads of Marco Polo sheep and Ibexes hunted by locals with traditions dating back in history. We stand here at the mouth of Wakhan Corridor overlooking the Afghan Badakhshan (the place of famous history of Pamirs named Great Game). This part of the region is dotted with a variety of religious sites from Sufi shrines, Buddhist Stupas and Zoroastrian Fire Temples. On the way visit to museum of the old castles and fortress Kah Kaha and Yamchun that once guarded this branch of the Silk Road, museum of local philosopher and scholar Sufi Muborak Vahani, sepulcher of Shoh Kambari Oftob, bathing in hot Sacred spring Bibi Fotimai Zahro in Vichkut, visit to Yamchun Fortress and Buddha Stupa in Vrang. Vakhan folklore performance during the dinner. Homestay

Ishkashim – Langar:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation:

The selected hotel category

Day 6

After breakfast you will leave the spectacular views of Afghanistan, with the ice-capped summit of the Wakhan Range, and the Pamir River which marking the border and crossing Khargushi pass you will come to Bulun kul and Yashil Kul Lakes, where we’ll stay in the small hamlet of Bulunkul, either staying in yurts or a small guesthouse. The people living here are Pamiri tajiks and Kyrgyz pastoralists living in a harsh but hospitable environment. Here tourists deepen his understanding of how people have adapted to live in such remote mountainous areas. Walking around the ruins of a caravanserai and solar calendar on the north side of Lake Yashil Kul. Local Home Stay in Bulun kul village near Bulun kul Lake.

Langar – Yashil Kul Lake:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation:

Overnight in the guesthouse

Day 7

After breakfast we will leave the spectacular views of Afghanistan, with the ice-capped summit of the Wakhan Range, and the Pamir River, which marking the border and crossing Khargushi pass, we will come to Murgab. Visit to handicraft shop in “Yak House”. Homestay.

Bulun Kul Lake – Murgab:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation:

Overnight in the guesthouse

Day 8

The views of mountains and glaciers along the way today are simply breath taking as the road takes us to the Ak Baital Pass (The White Horse Pass 4655m). Short visit to Karakul Lake and village. We will have an opportunity for a short walk along the lake. After some time we will arrive to Tajik check post on the top of Kyzyl Art Pass. Then we will drive toward Sari Tash and cross the Kyrgyz Border Post in Burdeba. The tour ends in Sari Tash border with China.

Murgab – Sari Tash (Kyrgyz China border):

Transport ;

Food;

Guide services.

Tour programm
Price available on request

Included:

  • All transfers and transport
  • All (double/single accommodation): Hotel, Guest houses and Home stays.
  • All meals (B.L.D.)
  • All entrance and sightseeing fees
  • 2L bottled water per day for each
  • English speaking Guide
  • VAT Tax and Profit of organization

Does not include:

  • Visa, international flight
  • Photo and video charges
  • All personal expenses (extra luggage fee, room service, medical expenses/insurance, etc.)
  • Fees for extra service (folklore performance, meetings)
  • Tips to the guides and drivers
  • Other beverages