Superb Highlands

Superb Highlands

Superb Highlands, Tajikistan tours.

Tour’s name: Superb Highlands

Duration: 6 days 

Day 1: Kyrgyz border – Karakul Lake – Murgab
This day you will be met by our residents at the border and then accompany you to Murgab. Today you are going to have exciting adventure driving over mountains and high passes. According the route you will transfer over Taldik pass, which is 3615 meters high. On the way you will observe incredible panorama views. Karakul lake is the largest drainless lake in Tajikistan. It is located in the Eastern part of the Pamir on the lands of the Autonomous Gorno-Badakhshan region of the country, in the Murghab district. Some scientists believe that it is an impact crater was formed about 25 million years ago as a result of the fall of a large space body to Earth. On the way you will have a chance to shoot fabulous photos. Then you will continue your tour with driving to Murgab. This magnificent place is called by people "the roof of the world", or at the "foot of the sun". Indeed, the clouds here are very close to the ground, as if they walk on it, and at night it seems that you can reach the starry sky with your hand. On the way you will transfer over the highest Ak Baital pass (4 655 m). Night will be spent in the guesthouse.

Day 2: Murgab – Khorog 
This day you will transfer to Khorog along Pamir Highway, known as M41 Pamir Tract. The Pamir highway is a large highway, 700 kilometers long, located in the high Pamir Mountains. The Pamir highway is also considered to be the highest paved road in the world, with a maximum length of. The road is famous for the name “Khorog-Osh highway”. En route you will transfer over Koitezak pass (4 271 m). You will be surprised by spectacular pictures on the way. This unique territory of amazing landscape and the Rocky Mountains gifted unique diversity of wildlife. Among different breed of animals are Turkestan rat, tiger-cat, grizzly bear, badger, stoat, fox, grey and red wolves. In the Pamirs, massive mountain sheep of Marco Polo are raised, as well as strong offspring of snow leopards listed in the red book. Overnight will be at the guesthouse.

Day 3: Khorog – Kalai Khum
After breakfast you will departure to Kalai Khum village, ancient district. There only 1 road was possible to be built because of the high rocky mountains. Exploring the Pamir travelers have a rare opportunity to not only admire the charm of virgin nature, but also learn more about the ethnography and everyday life of mountain residents. You will be able to plunge into the world of national history, national culture, learn about unique traditions and folk crafts. En route you will break in small settlements to meet local dwellers and to observe their life. Villages are situated on both sides of the river in narrow mountain valleys. On the other side of the river you will contemplate Afghan stony villages and gardens. Night will be in the home stay.

Day 4: Kalai Khum – Norak – Dushanbe
This day you will start transferring to Dushanbe, capital of Tajikistan. You are going to end your travelling along Afghanistan border. During the tour you will drive over Shuraba pass (2 267 m). You will observe the best highlights unique mountains, divine landscapes. You will be inspired by this place. The world’s greatest explorers such as Marco Polo, Hsuan Tsang, Mirza Muhammad Haidar always were inspired by celestial Pamirs. Nowadays a lot of tourist would like to experience this ethereal land. Today you will also transfer along natural border – Pyanj River. On the way you will observe white and blue mountains. Also you are going to observe Norak water reservoir that is called Tajik Sea. Night will be spent in the hotel. 

Day 5: Dushanbe 
Dushanbe is the capital and fascinating city of Tajikistan. Today you will observe the main attractions of the capital. During the tour you will explore Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, and House of parliament. Further you will stroll in National park to shoot photos of Ministry of Inner Affairs and the biggest National Flag in the world – 165 m high pole, 30 m wide, 60 m long. Afterwards you will visit excursion in Central Museum, where you will observe the remarkable exhibits. Then you will explore Gurminj Museum of traditional musical instruments. If you want to immerse into national favor you should explore Asian bazar. Like all Asian bazaars, it has its own zest, where you can find the most necessary thing to taste. Today you will get to know new history, traditions and culture of Tajik people, know more facts about the country. Night will be in the hotel.

Day 6: Flight
In the morning is transfer to the airport.


02-04 pax – Hyundai Starex
06-08 pax – 2 cars: Hyundai Starex
10- pax – 3 cars: Hyundai Starex

Price per person:
02 pax – 1 070 $
04 pax – 620 $
06 pax – 700 $
08 pax – 565 $
10 pax – 620 $
Single – 55 $

Half board – 75 $
Full board – 150 $ 

English speaking guide – 720 $ per group


Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
      Murgab – “Pamir” Guesthouse
      Khorog – “Lal” Guesthouse
      Kalai Khum – Homestays
      Dushanbe – “Meridians” Hotel 3*
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour                                            

Service does not include:
- Visa
- Full board
- Single rooms
- GBAO permit
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide    

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