Pearls of the Fan Mountains Tajikistan

  • 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 at the airport in Dushanbe, a meeting with the guide accompanying to the hotel.
Visit to the Museum of National Antiquities with exhibits mainly from pre-Islamic civilizations of Tajikistan.
Dinner in the Tajik national hi-han (Tee Place). Accommodation in hotel Dushanbe.

Dushanbe:

Transport ;

Food;

Guide services.

Accommodation :
Hotel of the selected category

Day 2

After breakfast, departure from Dushanbe to Sarvod, and then to Narvad (160 km, 6 hours).
Lunch in traditional home rest in Narvada. After lunch, a trip to Lake Alexander, the largest lake in the mountains of Fan. In the vicinity of Lake Iskanderkul walk to 5 springs, to Lake Zmeinoye and to a waterfall 38 meters high "Fan Niagara". Continuation of the trip to the village of Marguzor (40 km, 1 hour).
Dinner and overnight in a house in Marguzor village.

Dushanbe – Marguzor:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation :

In a hotel house

Day 3

After breakfast, drive to the guest house "Alauddin". From here begins a hike on the lake Allauddin (2700 m, 10 km, about 5 hours). Picnic on the shore of the lake. Return to the guest house. Acquaintance with Tajik traditional music and dances of local musicians. Dinner and overnight in the guest house.

Lake Allauddin:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation :
Hotel of the selected category

Day 4

After breakfast, trek through the Alauddin Pass (3400 m) to the Kuli Kalon Lakes. Picnic on the pass. Descent to the lakes of Cooley Kalon.
Dinner and overnight in tents on the shore of one of the lakes.

Lake Cooley Kalon:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation :
Overnight in tents

Day 5

After breakfast, descend on beautiful scenery to the tourist camp "Artouch" (4-5 hours).
Lunch and free time in the afternoon. In addition - a trip to a small lake Chukurak (3 km). 40 min). Dinner and overnight at the tourist camp.

Artouch:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation :
  In the tourist camp

Day 6

After breakfast drive to Istaravshan through Shahristan pass (3370 m). Visit the mausoleum of the famous Tajik Persian poet A. Rudaki through the village of Panjrud.
Lunch in Ayni.
Dinner and overnight at the house in Istaravshan.

Istaravshan:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation :
In a hotel house

Day 7

After breakfast, visit the ancient city of Istaravshan. Visit to the remains of the mountain fortress Istaravshan, the mausoleum of Bobotago and Gore-Gumbaz, as well as the complexes of Sari Mazor and Hazrati Shokh. Istaravshan will have the opportunity to visit one of the largest bazaars in Central Asia. After lunch, go to Khujand. Visits to the Panjshan Bazaar and Sheikh Masliddin Madras.
Lunch and overnight in Khujand.

Khujant:

Transport ;

Full board;

Guide services.

Accommodation :
Hotel of the selected category

Day 8

Visit the fortress of the Syr Darya River and the ethnographic museum of Khujand. Afternoon trip through Isfana to Batken, located in neighboring Kyrgyzstan or a trip to the Uzbek border. This tour can be made in the opposite direction from the Uzbek border, ending in Dushanbe.

Khujand – Oybek Uz. Border:
Transport ;
  Food;
Guide services.

Tour programm
On request

Included:

  • all transfers and transport;
  • All (double / single rooms): hotels, guest houses and houses
  • All meals (B.L.D.)
  • All entrance and sightseeing fees
  • 2 liters of water per day for each
  • English speaking guide

Does not include:

  • Visa, international flight
  • Payment for photos and videos
  • All personal expenses (additional fees for luggage, room service, medical expenses / insurance, etc.)
  • Fee for additional service (folklore performance, meetings);

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