Destination: Pamir Highway
Title: Camel riding at Rangkul lake
Category: camel riding
Duration: 3 hours (two days riding is optional)
Distance: 6 – 7 km
Max elevation: 3800 m
Min elevation: 3600 m
Total Gain/Loss: ----
Season: May – September
Starting Point: N38° 27.499' E74° 16.460'
Itinerary: Murgab – Rangkul lake - Murgab
Rangkul is a small village 60 km outside Murgab village. It has several households who use camels to transport household luggage. These are the most remote, forgotten traditional people on the planet. Ride your camel to explore mountain deserts, salt lakes and giant sand dunes around the area. There is a chance to stay overnight in one of the shepherd’s yurts by riding up to the mountains nearby.
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.