5 day tour Osh-Dushanbe
Day 1 Osh-Karakul- Murghab
Today you'd drive through second highest pass Akbaital 4655m, en route visit the First Russian fort belongs to 1873 years, before Russians came that building was a caravansarray during the Silk Road, at the top of pass have a break, photo and short hike, before getting Murghab you'd visit one of alp summer pasture Gumbezkol in the Pishart valley be there couple of hours see the yaks and be witness of of nomad life, then drive to Murghab town it is a capital town of the region, population 17000 , majority is Kyrgyz people, home stay Eraly.BLD.
Day 2. Murghab to Jartygumbez via Kenshiber.
In the morning leave for Belayrik pass 4320m, From Mashaly drive by car couple of hours then walk to the Belayrik pass. At the top view of the Zorkul lake (Victoria lake) this lake situated in the middle of Tajikistan and Afghanistan border. Wild and full of different kind of birds, fishes in the lake, get to the view of the lake at the top of pass then walk back to the car. Accomodate in Jarty Gumboz
Day 3. Jarty Gumboz- Khorog
In the morning drive to Khorog via Alichur. Beautiful view of high, sky scraping mountains will devote you enjoyment and relief. In Khorog you can visit the only park which has all of its decoration from nature like stone and wood. Also visit central market where you can see a lot afgani merchendisers among local traders. Accomodate in Hotel ot guest house.
Today you ll have chance to see the Afghan Tajik market if it is Saturday. Every Saturday in Khorog there is market between Tajik and Afghanistan. Before leaving Khalaikum visit the Afghan market for couple of hours earlier that will be unforgettable trip in your life. Accomodate in Hotel or Guest house.
Day 5 Khalaikum to Dushanbe via Kulob.
In the morning and Dolores the small town Khalaikum after breakfast leave for Dushanbe via souther route Kulob the first 100km you have chance see the Afghan villages after Shurobod pass get to Kulob visit the historical sight of Mirsaidaali Hamodonie's museum and Madrassas complex, lunch in Kulob, next stop in Khulbuk there is a Khulbuk fortress belongs to the 9, 11 th centuries. Then to Dushanbe through Sharshar pass and tunnel top of the pass views of the Nurak dam, the lake is green color looks spectacularly scenery from the pass, welcome to Dushanbe capital city of Tajikistan.
Total cost of tour is 1050$
I look forward to hearing from you.