Pamir Highway Osh-Dushanbe

 

1 day.Osh sightseing -Chyiyrchyk pass
In the morning you have time till lunch exploring the old city Osh, Solomon's hill, cave museum pilgrims of Sulaiman's passed through this area, at the top of hill ponaramic views of city Osh, visit the local central market it is famous enough in the area Osh market, after lunch leave for Chyiyrchyk pass and summer resort. Here you can choose any yurta to stay and enjoy being on the top of the valley observing the kyrgyz nomadic life. Accommodate in a yurt.

2 day. Chyiyrchyk- Sary Mogul village
Leave for Tulpar kol via Alai and Chon Alai valley, best scenery of TienShan and Pamir Alai high mountain transaction, Chiyirchik, Taldik,Katin Art passes are not high compare the passes in Pamir, at that lower passes Kyrgyz people come with their animals for summer pasture with yurts, stop for having conversations with nomad people and taste the Horse milk, cow, yak milk products such as Airan, Kymyz, Kurut. Accommodate in a home stay in Sary Mogul.

3 day. Sary Mogul-Hiking in Tulpar kul lake
Early morning drive towards chain of Pamir Alay mountain range. Reach yurt camp in Tulpar kul lakes. There are several lakes among hills just on the foot of the mountains which give you special landscape.Today we stay in beautiful nature and make a short hike to see the best view of Peak Lenin or visit alpinist's base camp on the other side of river. Hiking takes about 4 hours two ways. You can have a picnic on a scentic place. Come back to yurta, accommodate in yurta.
4 day. Day Tulparkol- Murghab
In the morning take a walk around yurt camp have a beatiful scenery of peak ing and lakes sunrise views from up the hill behind the yurt, after breakfast leave to Pamir Karakul lake, today you'd cross the country borders, each border control will take half an hour, after Kyrgyz border rive up to Kyzyl art pass 4282 m, at the top of the pass welcoming sign of Tajikistan Pamir stop for photo, there also border control check points, across the border an half an hour you ll see the largest lake Karakul, enjoy the beatiful landscape of the area, there is a small village 800 people lives. 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, then drive to Murghab town it is a capital town of the region, population 17000 , majority is Kyrgyz people. Overnight in home stay.

5 day.Murgab-Shakhty cave-Bulunkul Yashil kul lakes
Leave Murgab early morning. En route visit petroglyphs in Shakhty Cave dates back 8th century BC. Drive to Bulunkul and Yashil Kul lakes. Admire the beauty of nature on the coast of these lakes surrounded by mountains. Observe how the locals live in a nomadic life in Bulunkul. Overnight in Bulunkul home stay.

6 day.Bulunkul-Langar
From the village leave for Wakhan valley via Khargush pass 4235m, from there to Langar you follow the Afghan border. Also, observe old Caravan Sarays on Afganistan side which left from 19th century, these Caravan Sarays still used by local Afgan people and sometimes you can see caravans with camels or horses. Stay in Langar.

7 day. Langar-Khorog
Fist we stop at Budda Stupa to see an ancient Buddist monastry, then a bit further we stop at Museum of Sufi Mubarakqadam and solar calendar.
Next stop is at Yamgchun Fort and Bibi Fatima hot spring there is a swimming pool have nice swim and relax at the beautiful gorge seeing the Hindu Kush high mountains. Driving throughout small villages, observing Wakhani peoples' lives. Accomodate in Khorog guest house or hotel your wishes

8 day. Khorog-Bartang valley (60km, 1:30 or 2 hours)
In the morning go around Khorog visit the local market, can do shopping. Drive to Jizev. On the road enjoy the view of Panj river, in Afghan side see children playing in the strong follows dirt river Panj. Reach a bridge with box, which takes you to the other side of river. Start hiking in Jizev. There is one o two hills and cross two lakes. Reach Jizev and admire the scenery. We come back to our car (2:30 hiking) and drive to Rushan village 30 km from Jizev)

9day. Rushan or Jizev-Kalai kum (180 km, 4-5 hours)
Drive to Kalai kum all day you are on the bordering side with Afganistan. Take photos of amazing sky scraping mountains. Observe the Afgani peoples' lives from the other side of border river.

10 day. Khalaikum to Dushanbe via Kulob. (250 km, 5-6 hours we drive via Northern route which is good) Leave for Dushanbe via Northern 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.

End of tour.

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