This tour offers you an excellent chance to have full adventures on the Roof of the World – Pamir. You will experience mostly Wild part of Tajikistan, which includes, the Highest Mountains in Tajikistan, off – road driving on the famous Pamir highway “m41”, visiting very old fortresses around 1-3 centuries BC, also hot springs, breathtaking views of the mountains and valleys.
Imagine, an early morning breakfast you are having at the same time looking to Afghanistan from the window of your hotel/homestay. You can nowhere else find all these untouched beauties of Tajikistan.
At the end of the day posting your pictures by the hashtag #Tajikistan #Pamir #In the middle of nowhere!
Mid April to November
Level of difficulty:
This tour is suitable for both children and adults.
This tour is recommended for all people with the experience of long transfer by mountain roads (off roads) (approximately 5-8 hours per day)
Please note that in some parts it very high about 4500m above the sea.
Please realize that this part is mostly wild and conditions of accommodation and food is low.
English speaking guide for whole program
Entry fees for museums and excursions
Transport for transfers and excursions
Accommodation, three star hotels, guesthouses/homestays
Singing and National dance performances
Price does not include
Tips (always optional)
What to bring
If you have some specific sicknesses you need to bring own first aid kit with necessary medicaments.
It is necessary to bring warm clothes (in cold months) and trekking boots.
Itinerary & Dates
Day 1: Dushanbe
Arrival to Dushanbe.
Full day sightseeing of Dushanbe including Hissor fortress. Visiting National Museum, Rudaki Park, Kokhi Navruz Palace, Mehrgon Bazaar & Botanical Garden.
Day 2: Dushanbe – Kalai khumb
After breakfast, we will head out on the famous Pamir Highway. This road is of vital importance for the country and ultimately, it skirts the southern edge of the Tajik Pamir to finish in Osh. Today we follow the road as far as Kalai khumb taking the southern route, where we plan to spend the night in a brand new hotel.
Accommodation: Karon Palace
Day 3: Kalai Khumb - Khorog
Making our way further east, we follow the Pamir Highway as it clings to the side of the Panj River, a tributary of the mighty Amu Darya (the famous River Oxus). Passing through the town of Vomar (The capital of Rushan District), we will make our way to the south towards Khorog. Beautiful mountain scenery will make our trip enjoyable.
Day 4: Khorog - Garmchashma
Today we will rest and take bath in the most famous hot spring in Tajikistan – Garm Chashma. Based 42 km southeast of Khorog at 2325 metres above sea level, Garm Chashma is a hot spring known since time immemorial. The spring is a least several thousand years old and by now exist as a huge travertine mound going in cascades down to the river.
Accommodation: Garmchashma resort House
Day 5: Garmchashma - Yamg
Today we will explore the legendary Wakhan valley, stopping off at Darshai, Yamchun and continuing up to Yamg to explore ancient fortresses, Buddhist monasteries and solar calendar.
Day 6: Yamg - Alichur
After a full breakfast, we will continue exploring Wakhan stopping off at Vrang, Zong and Langar and further through Khargush pass (4344 m) to Alichur, where we will try local trout.
Accommodation: Local Pastures Homestay or Yurt
Day 7: Alichur - Khorog
Today we will spend some time enjoying the beautiful mountain plateau, and continue driving to Khorog through Shahdara joining the Ghund River.
Day 8: Khorog
Free day in Khorog. Khorog is the administrative centre of the Pamir region, dramatically set deep in the valley at the confluence of the Panj and Ghund rivers and boxed in by the mountain peaks. There are a number of places to visit, from the Ethno-graphical Museum to the surprisingly well-stocked Botanical Gardens (one of the highest inthe world) and the central Park.
Accommodation: Lal Inn
Day 9: Khorog – Kalai Khumb
Our Journey starts getting to its conclusion. We set off on our 4wd to go back to Dushanbe. Spending night again in Kalai Khumb. At Kalai Khumb we will visit the Patkunob resort in the evening for sauna and other entertaining activities.
Accommodation: Karon Palace Hotel
Day 10: Kalai Khumb - Dushanbe
This day we continue driving back to Dushanbe. If possible taking a different route. The different route goes through north and involves passing the Khaburobot pass, which is not always open due to road conditions.
Accommodation: Sheraton Dushanbe Hotel
Day 11: Dushanbe
Today we will spend time shopping, we will visit Dushanbe bazaar, and many gift shops, those wishing to rest or do other activities would be free to do that way. At evening transfer to airport.
Accommodation: Sheraton Dushanbe Hotel