Title of tour: Incredible Tajikistan
Sites to visit: Dushanbe, Hissor, Ramit, Iskanderkul,
Day 1: Dushabe - Hissor - Dushanbe
At the airport, local driver will welcome you and drive to the first place to visit in Tajikistan will meet you. It is Hisor Fort, located about 35 km from Dushanbe. The history of the fortress goes back to VII-XVII centuries. This historical place used to be a palace of Emir of Bukhara here. The fort is situated on the hill and protected with strong, thick walls. There are also some holes for guns and barrels. According to archeological investigation, there were a pool, a garden, a caravanserai and very busy market with shops. Except ruins, there are other important sites in Hisor. One of them is "Madrasa I Kuhna" mosque, which was a new school of 16th -17th centuries. Another is Mausoleum of "Mahdumi Azam" dating back to 16th century. After excursion drive back to Dushanbe and enjoy lunch at the local restaurant. Later take a visit to Botanical garden and Victory Park that has a panorama view to the capital city. Night in a hotel.
Day 2: Dushanbe - Ramit - Dushanbe
In the morning, take a day tour to "Ramit" Natural Reserve. Ramit was founded in 1959 by the Tajik Soviet Government. It is situated 80km from capital. Ramit is in the gorge with the same name not far from city of Vahdat. The elevation varies from 1176 to 3195 on the slopes Hissar Range of Tajikistan. In the river Ramit, there is a mountain trout. Ramit reserve is also proud of many medicinal plants. Moreover, it is home to goats, wild boars, and other species of animals and birds. The most important thing happen in the reserve is that there is successful increasing population of Bukhara Deer. Overnight in Dushanbe.
Day 3: Dushanbe - Iskanderkul Lake
Today is devoted to another amazing day in the nature. Leave to Iskanderkul Lake in the Fann Mountains. It is located on the altitude of 2 255 m. the lake and its surrounding is one of the magnificent in Central Asia. You will travel via pass Anzob, reaching 3 372 meters above sea level. At the lake, there is an opportunity to enjoy the walk on the beach and take a short hike to a waterfall (40min). Tajikistan is proud of rich water reserves. It takes the second place in the CIS countries and the first place in Central Asia for the deposit of water. There are 1000 river, 2000lakes and 8000 glaciers in the territory.
Day 4: Iskanderkul Lake
Entire day will be spent in Fann Mountains. There are many interesting trails for hiking and trekking. Fann Mountains is also popular as "Kuhistan" from the old times. In translation from Farsi, it means "Mountainous Country". Fann is rich in small and big lake in its small territory. Nowadays it is getting popular as a hike and weekend destination among locals and city residents. The wildlife is unique and diverse. The surrounding will make you surprise and enjoy the pure air and peaceful nature. Stay in a homestay.
Day 5: Iskanderkul - Dushanbe
In the morning, drive back to Dushanbe through Anzob pass, reaching 3 372 meters and Isticlol tunnel in the top. The way will be beautiful and have many photo stops. Afternoon is time to discover the city Dushanbe. Your guide will take you to sightseeing, starting from Rudake Park to National Library, White house, National State Seal, and House of Parliament. Then continue city tour to the largest National Flag in the world. It reaches 165 m height, 30 m width and 60 m length. Before having lunch, take an interesting excursion at the Central Museum. In the end, travel to the world of traditional musical instruments at Gurminj Museum. Overnight in a hotel.
Day 6: Airport
After breakfast, drive to airport according to flight schedule.
02-04 pax - Hyundai Starex
06-08 pax - 2 cars: Hyundai Starex
10 pax - 3 cars: Hyundai Starex
Cost per person:
02 pax - 765 $
04 pax - 485 $
06 pax - 505 $
08 pax - 425 $
10 pax - 450 $
Single - 80 $
Half board - 75 $
Full board - 150 $
English speaking guide - 510 $ per group
Tour price includes:
Dushanbe - "Meridians" Hotel 3*
Iskanderkul Lake - Homestay
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
Tour price does not include:
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide