Tajikistan Tour 3

 Tajikistan Tour 3, Tours in Tajikistan

Tour structure:
Day 1: Dushanbe - Hissor - Dushanbe
Day 2: Dushanbe - Norak - Kalai Khum
Day 3: Kalai Khum - Dushanbe
Day 4: Flight

 

Day 1: Dushanbe - Hissor - Dushanbe
Upon arrival, you meet local guide at the airport and start your journey to the Tajik land. Today we will show you main city sightseeing and its surroundings.  Guided city tour will start with National library, White House, National State Seal, and House of Parliament and most beautiful Rudake Park. Later following the Ministry of Internal Affairs, it come the largest National Flag in the world: it is 165meters high, 30 meters wide and 60 meters long. In many countries of the world, this flag is a symbol of the Tajikistan's sovereignty. Later you will have a chance to travel to the Central Museum of Dushanbe. After lunch, we will drive about 30-40minutes to Hissor fortress, dating back to VII-XVII centuries. It was a fort of the representatives of Bukhara Emirate for many years. During middle ages, it was surrounded by high strong walls and even has many holes for guns and barrels. Some archeological expeditions showed that there were a pool, a big garden and a busy market square with a caravan sarai and shops in the limits of the fortress. However, today only two entrance towers were saved. Another attractive sites are "Madrasa I Kuhna" mosque, which was built back to 16th-17th centuries, the mausoleum of "Mahdumi Azam" from 16th century. Nevertheless, these monuments were reconstructed recently. Return to Dushanbe. Night in a hotel.

Day 2: Dushanbe - Norak - Kalai Khum
Today is the most exciting day of your tour. You will travel to Kalai Khum village along the Tajik-Afghan border. On the way, you will see huge Norak water reservoir, which is also known as a Tajik sea. Today's highest point will be Shuraba pass-2,267 meters, then you drive along the Afghanistan borders. From here, it starts the famous Pamir Mountains, which will charm you with its stunning beauty. These perfectly textured rocky mountains impressed the greatest world explorer and researchers starting from Marco Polo, Hsuan Tsang to Mirza Muhammad Haidar. Then driving along the border following the Pyanj River. It is a natural border line of Tajikistan and Afghanistan. These fantastic mountains system often associated with ocean of white and blue mountains. Night will be in a home stay in Kalai Khum.

Day 3: Kalai Khum - Dushanbe
Today you will drive back to Dushanbe. The road tour takes you through long the wide and sparkling river valley and spectacular gorges. You will have many photo stops to capture the incredible beauty of the landscape. On the way, there is an opportunity to meet local people, friendly waving to you. You can also to stop and talk with them, it provides you to learn the real life of Tajikistan people. They are warm-hearted, hardworking and hospitable people. They are very true to their traditions and folklore. This tour is perfect for the people who always curious about combining of nature with culture. Night in a hotel.

Day 4: Flight
After breakfast at the hotel, your guide and driver will transfer you to the airport. End of tour in Tajikistan.