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Day 1: Dushanbe - Khujand
In the morning we will start our tour by setting off on the 6-hour drive to Khujand. Heading north out of Dushanbe, the route into the Fann Mountains loops around from the east and follows the valley of the Zerafshan River, which gradually becomes smaller and smaller. After arriving to Khujand we will have a sightseeing of the city. We will visit the bazaar, mosque and Arbob place. Obernight in the hotel. L.D
Day 2: Khujand - Artuch Camp
After the breakfast at the hotel, we depart from Khujand and drive towards Artuch Alp
camp (2200m). We can do a short trek to Chukurak lake which is located 2 hours from the base
camp, if you feel you have enough power after arrival to the camp. Accommodation in Artuch camp, a comfortable base where you can take a sauna and enjoy your night.
Day 3: Artuch Camp - Kuli Kalon Lakes
After a breakfast in Artuch Alp camp we will load our luggage to donkeys and start one of the
active part of a trekking program. Ascend to Kulikalon lakes which takes about 6 hours. Camping on the shore of Bibijanat lake. Trekking distance 12km. Altitude difference: +695m
Overnight in tents
Day 4: Kuli Kalon Lakes - Alaudin Lake
In the morning, we will start ascend to Alauddin pass (3860 m, 10 km, ~6-7 hrs, +960) and descend Alauddin Lake. The beautiful panorama of the surrounding peaks and lakes will be seen from the top of pass. Overnight in tents at the shore of the Alauddin lake (2770m).
Day 5: Alaudin Lake - Iskanderkul Lake - Dushanbe
On our last day we will hike to Vertical base camp through a picturesque meadows and drive to Dushanbe also having a short detour to Iskanderkul Lake on our way.
Tents and other trekking equipments are provided, except the sleeping bags.
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.