Tour name: Go beyong
Highlights of tour: Dushanbe, Karakul Lake, Murgab, Langar, Khorog, Khorog, Hissor, Khoburubot.
Day 1: Kyrgyz border - Karakul Lake - Murgab
Your tour will continue in Tajikistan. In the morning you will cross the border with Kyrgyzstan and following the Pamir Tract you will arrive to the lake called Karakul (3 814m). The name Karakul means "The Black Lake". Karakul is one of the highest lakes in the world. Then we will drive to Murgab, going through the Ak Baital pass (4 655m). Pamirs without Murgab is impossible to imagine. The local even say coming to Pamirs and not visiting Murgab is the same that you didn't visit Pamirs at all. Most of the people compare the landscape of Murgab with the surface of the Moon. The night is in the guesthouse.
Day 2: Murgab - Yashil Kul Lake - Bulunkul Lake - Langar
This day we will visit two wonderfully beautiful lakes in the Pamirs. The lakes Yasil Kul and Bulunkul are situated on the altitude 3 700m, in Murgab district. The color of Bulunkul lake is violet and dark-blue in the sunlight. The lake is full of fish. Also we will see the unique species of domestic animals like yaks, cow, and sheep. The animals are s the main food supply in this area. We will cross the Naizatash pass on the way to Langar. The night is in the homestay.
Day 3: Langar - Khorog
This day we will drive to Khorog village and we will drive along the Afghan border. The Pamirs are a zone of the tremendous, snowy peak mountains, clear water rivers and lakes, beautiful valleys and deserts. We can definitely call this place "the Roof of the World". Driving through these roads you will understand why. The elevation of this territory starts from 3 500 to 4 200m. Pamirs are also one of the places in the world with the human population. The Pamir people have existed here for many centuries and they have their own language and their own life style. The dinner is in the restaurant. The night is in the guesthouse.
Day 4: Khorog - Kalai Khum
Today we will do the same way as we did before, because there is just one road passing through these mountains. This area has the mountains higher than 6 000meters. It was possible to build just one road. On the way we will enjoy incredible sceneries. We will learn a lot about ethnography, history of the nation and quotidian life of the mountain people. We will stop in the small villages to meet the locals. The houses of the people are on the both sides of the river and on the other side we will can see the houses and gardens of Afghan people.
Day 5: Kalai Khum - Khoburubot - Dushanbe
Today we will drive back to the capital city. We will drive along the mountain road and will cross over the Khoburubot pass (3 252m), it's also called Western Pamir Tract. On the way we will enjoy incredible view to the gorges, valleys and the rivers. We will do few stops to visit locals and take some pictures. Tajiks are very hospitable and kind people nation. They are hard-workers and they are very friendly. This nation respect their traditions and culture even nowadays. If you are curios, adventurous and love exotic, you will love this trip to Tajikistan. The night is in the hotel.
Day 6: Dushanbe - Hissor - Dushanbe
We will have a full day city tour in Dushanbe. We will visit Rudake Park, National library, the White House, National State sign and the Parliament House. Then we will go to see the biggest National Flag in the world, which is situated in the National Park. The size of the flag is 30m wide and 60m long, it's on the pole which is 165m. Before the lunch we will visit a Central Museum. In the afternoon we will drive to Hissor Fortress which is 35km away from the city. The fortress was a residence of the Emir of Bukhara. It was on the top of the hill and was well protected with the walls 1 m thick. On the walls they had the holes for the guns and the cannons. Inside this Hissor was very well planned. There was a pool with garden, the market square with the shops. Nowadays we can see just an entrance gate with two towers. There are also few more sites in Hissor, like recently restored monuments of Madrasa I Kuhna, mosque, the mausoleum of Mahdumi Azam (16th century). Then we will drive back to Dushanbe. The night is in the hotel.
Day 7: Dushanbe - Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport.