During Iskanderkul Lake Tour you will enjoy the genuinely beautiful landscapes where snow-capped Hissar mountains are touching the sky. You will see the legendary Lake Iskanderkul, ice lake Zmeinoe, 38-m high waterfall and taste the Tajik dishes in a cozy guest house. There is a big luggage of impressions waiting for you. Memories of this short trip will remain for a long time. Do not miss your chance to put the next tick in your travel list.
All year round
Level of difficulty:
This tour is suitable for both children and adults.
3,5 hours easy drive to the lake with stops en route
Weather sensitive (To feel okay in cold weather -8,10,15)
English speaking guide for whole program
Transport, pick up and drop of to your place
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
Dushanbe – Iskanderkul Lake – Dushanbe (130 +130 km, 3+3 hrs)
Our guide and driver will meet you at the lobby of your hotel in Dushanbe. Transfer to Iskanderkul Lake, known as a lake of Alexander the Great. The area of the lake is 340 ha. According to the legend, the Iskanderkul Lake was named after Alexander the Great, known as Iskander in the East. People say that Alexander the Great’s path to India passed by this lake. Lunch at traditional homestay “Dilovar”. Exploration the surroundings of the lake: five springs, Zmeinoe lake (Snake lake), walking to 38m high waterfall which is called “Fan Niagara“. Return to Dushanbe in the afternoon. End of the tour.