Tour name: Pamir Tales
Highlights of tour: Tajikistan, Dushanbe, Iskanderkul.
Day 1: Dushabe - Hissor - Dushanbe
Your Tajikistan tour will start from Hissor fortress (VII-XVII centuries). The fortress is 35km away from the capital city. This historical site was used as a residence of the Emir of Bukhara. It has a well-protected area and citadel. The thick walls were around the fortress with the holes for the guns and the cannons. It was located on the hill and it had a pool inside and the garden. There was also a busy market square in front of it. It's a market with the shops and caravan serai. It was not survived completely, just the entrance gate with two towers we can see now. Few more interesting site are in Hissor like a mosque, the mausoleum of Mahdumi Azam, dating back to 16th century, recently restored monuments of Madrasa I Kuhna. Then we are driving to Dushanbe for lunch and short city tour. We will visit a Botanical Garden and Victory park. From the park we have a nice view to the city. The night is in the city.
Day 2: Dushanbe - Ramit - Dushanbe
In the morning after a nice breakfast we will visit a natural reservoir Ramit, which is located in the gorgeous Ramit gorge 80km away from Dushanbe. This reservoir was organized by the Government of Tajik SSR in 1959. The reservoir is located on the altitude of 1176 3195m., on the hill of Hissor Range. The river that flows in this gorge has the same name with a gorge Ramit. There is a river trout was found in this river. We can also see the mountain goats, wild boars and many other species of the animals and birds. The biggest success of this reservoir is a population of artificial Bukhara deer. It was created in this park.
Day 3: Dushanbe - Iskanderkul Lake - Dushanbe
Today we will drive to Iskanderkul lake, it's a high mountain lake (2255m). The lake is located in the well-known Fann Mountains. This area is one of the best places of Central Asia. We will drive through the Anzob Pass (3 372m) where an amazing panoramic will open. Upon arrival to the lake we will walk on the shores and hike 400 minutes until the waterfall. Tajikistan has the highest water reserves in whole Central Asia. It takes the second place among the CIS countries. There are more than 1 000 rivers, 2 000 lakes and 8 000 glaciers. We will have some free time to spend near the lake. Then we will return to Dushanbe. The night is in the hotel.
Day 4: Airport
In the morning is 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 - 535 $
04 pax - 345 $
06 pax - 355 $
08 pax - 300 $
10 pax - 315 $
Single - 80 $
Half board - 45 $
Full board - 90 $
English speaking guide - 290 $ per group
Dushanbe - "Meridians" Hotel 3*
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
Service does not include:
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide