Fan Mountains - FT2 "Fan Lakes" route, photo tour
Best time to tour: from May 20 to October 10
Route: Samarkand - Dzhartepa - check point - Penjikent - village Guytan - pass Guytan - lake Chukurak - pass Chukurak - Kulikalon lakes - lake Dushokha -. Dushoha Lake - Alaudin Pass - Alaudin Lakes - Mutnoye Lake - Alaudin Lakes - Chapdara Pass - Bodhona Gorge - Khujand - Oybek Checkpoint - Tashkent
1 day. Samarkand - Dzhartep - Penjikent (900m) - Guitan village (1800m).
Breakfast. Departure from Samarkand to the border Jartep. Passing the border. Transfer to Penjikent. Upon arrival, an excursion to the Rudaki museum, a visit to the excavations of Ancient Sogd, Olimho mosque, bazaar Lunch in the restaurant of the city. Departure from Penjikent to Guitan village. Night and dinner in the national house. Travel time 5-6 hours. 220 km.
2 day. The village Guitan - Guytan pass (2600m.) - Lake Chukurak (2450m). Breakfast. Crossing the Guitan Pass. From the Guytan Pass there is a beautiful view of the peaks: Chimtarga (5489m.), Maria (4790m.), Mirali (5106m.), Etc. Traverse and descent to Lake Chukurak. Dinner and night in tents. (Travel time 5 hours. 13 km.)
3 day. Lake Chukurak - Pass Chukurak (3165m.) - Kulikalon Lakes (2800m.)
Breakfast. The ascent and the transition through the pass Chukurak, descent to the Kulikalonsky lakes. Dinner and night in tents. (Travel time 5-6 hours. 15 km.)
4 day. Kulikalon lakes - Dushokha lake (3000m.).
Breakfast. Walk on the Kulikalonsky lakes to the lake Dushokha. Dinner and night in tents. (Travel time 3-4 hours. 8 km.) Lunch at about. Douhoha.
5 day. Dushokha Lake - Alaudin Pass (3800 m.) - Alaudin Lakes (2750m).
Breakfast. Ascent and passage through the Alaudin Pass, where you can admire the magnificence of the peaks: Chapdara (5040 m.), Bodhona (5138 m.), Castle (5070 m.), Etc. Descent to Lake Alaudin. Dinner and night in tents. (Travel time 5-6 hours. 18 km.) 6 day. Alaudin Lakes - Mutnoye Lake (3500m) - Alaudin Lakes (2750m).
Breakfast. Climb to the lake Mutnoye. After, walk around the Mutny Lakes, - a picnic. Descent back to Lake Alaudin. Dinner and night in tents. (Travel time 5-6 hours. 16 km.)
7 day. Alaudin Lakes - Chapdara Pass (3400m) - Bodhona Gorge (2300m).
Breakfast. Ascent and passage through the Chapdara pass (3400m) and descent to the Bodhona gorge (2300m). Camping. Dinner and night in tents. (5-6 hours walk. 15km). 8 day. Bodhona gorge - Khujand - Oybek-Tashkent checkpoint.
Breakfast. Transfer to the city of Khujand. Dinner. Departure to the border Oybek and farewell. (Travel time 5-6 hours. 310 km).
Cost: on request.
Information. Throughout the route the group is accompanied by a guide, he is a mountain guide. For groups of more than 5, there are 2 mountain conductors (more than 10 - three). The cost of the tour includes the rental of tents, group mountain equipment, kitchen equipment and three meals a day. The cost of transport for the program is included. The cost of hotel accommodation (guest house) is included. Donkeys, drovers and porters are hired at the request of customers. Sleeping bags, personal dishes and other personal items are not provided. Gas for heating tents is available at an additional cost. Insurance is not provided. Alcohol is not provided.
For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.
Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.