Khujand – Penjikent- Dushanbe 6 days

  • Tour duration: Days: 6 – Nights: 5
  • 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

The Uzbek border Oybek (65km)., where you will be met and assisted to Khujand.
Visit the fortress by the Syr Darya River and the Khujand ethnographic museum. In the afternoon visit the Panjshanbe Bazaar and Sheikh Musliddin Madras dedicated to a 12th century poet. Overnight in hotel.

Khujand:

Transport ;

Food;

Guide services.

Accommodation:

The selected hotel category

Day 2

After breakfast, depart for Penjikent via the Shahriston Pass (3378 m.),. The city is located in the Khujand area in the picturesque Zervshan River Valley. Today tourists may also visit the ongoing archaeological excavations. Night accommodation is in a local guesthouse.

Khujand – Penjikent:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation:

in a local guesthouse

Day 3

Today we will take a day trip to the Fannsky Gory, or the "Fan Mountains," one of the Central Asia's most popular hiking areas. Our journey begins from Penjikent to the "Seven Lakes," or Marquzor Lakes, about 60 km. south. You will have time for a short hike. The road winds along a gorge where seven lakes are located, situated at different altitudes. Each lake has its own gorgeous color. Along the route you can meet the local people and get a glimpse of their way of life, and if time allows, more visits and hiking. Overnight at guesthouse

Penjikent – Seven Lakes:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation:

The selected hotel category

Day 4

After breakfast depart for Iskanderkul Lake (2255 m.), high in the Fan Mountains. The amazing scenery makes it one of the most picturesque and tranquil locations in Central Asia. You will be able to walk along its beaches and hike to a nearby waterfall. Tajikistan has the highest water reserves of all Central Asia, with more than 1,000 rivers, 200 lakes and 8,000 glaciers. Overnight at a guesthouse.

Penjikent – Iskandarkul :

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation:

The selected hotel category

Day 5

In the morning, leave for the capital city of Dushanbe via the Anzoba Pass and Isticlol Tunnel. The road travels through dramatic scenery and many mountain passes. Ample time for many photo stops. Dushanbe means "Monday" in Tajik, named because it grew from a village that was a popular Monday market place. Upon arrival in Dushanbe, start with a city tour, visiting Rudake Park, the National Library, the White House, the National State Seal, the House of Parliament. Time for photos in the National Park, where you can view the 165 m. flag pole. Visit the Central Museum followed by lunch. After lunch, we will visit the Gurminj Museum of Traditional Musical Instruments. Overnight in  hotel.

Iskanarkul Lake – Dushanbe:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation:

The selected hotel category

Day 6

After breakfast transfer to the airport for departure.

Dushanbe :

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

Photo by TCA