Discovering gorgeous lake

Discovering gorgeous lake

Discovering gorgeous lake, Tajikistan tours.

Name of trip: Discovering gorgeous lake 

Tour’s destinations: Dushanbe, Iskanderkul Lake, Penjakent 

Arrival to:  Dushanbe

Departure from: Dushanbe

Day 1: Dushanbe – Hissor – Dushanbe
Upon arrival you will get acquainted with the driver and after that you will travel to the capital Dushanbe.  You will have amazing city tour today and discover the fabulous attractions. Along the way you will explore the best attractions as Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, and House of parliament. After that you will explore National Park and take fabulous photos of Ministry of Inner Affairs. Today you will also be inspired by the biggest National Flag in the world of 165 m high pole, 30 m wide, 60 m long. Further you will discover Central Museum (35 km) to visit Hissar fortress (VII–XVII centuries). During the tour you will explore that it one of the most ancient and largest architectural monuments in Central Asia. Today it is the open-air Museum with an area of 86 hectares, located on the site of an ancient settlement. It was served as the residence of the emirs of Bukhara, which was located on a high hill. This day you will be inspired by the fascinating attractions in the tour by two magnificent tower. There you will also have a chance to see outstanding monuments as “Madrasa I Kuhna” (16th -17tth centuries), mosque; the mausoleum of “Mahdumi Azam” (16th century). After that you will travel to Dushanbe. Today you will spend the night in the hotel.

Day 2: Dushanbe – Iskanderkul Lake
This day you will start the amazing tour with travelling to the fabulous Mountain lake – Iskanderkul (2 255 m. a. s. l.). You will discover that it is located in the beautiful mountains of Fanns. This is one of the best, where you will be impressed by the beauty and purity of nature. You will discover that it is the one of the best places for hiking. Today you will transfer thorough the fascinating Anzob pass (3 372 m). Here you will have a great chance to make photos! Guests of the country will also have a chance to discover the fabulous panoramic views. Upon arrival you will discover the enchanting surface of the lake and wander along it beaches. Today you will be offered to see the amazing waterfall (40 minutes). This is the fascinating country that  attracts more and more tourists. The country has beautiful nature and has rich water resources. Among the CIS countries, Tajikistan ranks second in terms of water resources, and 1st among the countries of Central Asia with more than 1 000 rivers, 2 000 lakes and 8000 glaciers. This night you will spend in the guesthouse.

Day 3: Iskanderkul – Penjakent
Today you will have a wonderful trip where you can try your hiking skills at Fann Mountains. You will also be able to explore that fabulous mountains are known as "Kuhistan", and it also translates as "Mountain Country". There are also about 30 clean lakes that attract attention with their shapes and different sizes. Here you want to come here again and again, the territory is magnificent, and it is impossible to describe it in words. The territory attracts with its unique lakes, incredible nature, and charming landscapes. You will have a chance to discover that this place is fascinating for tourists. People also have a chance to do trekking here and climbing. This area is very rich in flora and fauna. No doubt you will like it. In the second part of the tour you will you will be transferring to Penjakent. This night you will rest in the local guesthouse. 

Day 4: Penjakent – Dushanbe
Today you will discover the spectacular city Penjakent. You will discover that is called as "five villages". Penjakent is located in the fascinating  Khujand area of Tajikistan in Zeravshan river valley. During the tour, you will be able to find out that the five villages began their history long ago, around the 5th-8th century AD. In the past, it was an important craft and cultural center of Sogd, which later became known as "Central Asian Pompeii". There are located a ruler's palace, two temples, markets, rich dwelling houses decorated with paintings, wooden and clay statues of ancient gods. This day you will also like the sites in the tour. Remains of this ancient city were found only in the last century. Travelling here people can explore remains of dwelling houses and office buildings, the citadel with the palace, the house of craftsmen, fire worshiper’s church and many others. After that you will travel to Dushanbe. You will rest the night in the hotel.

Day 5: Dushanbe – Airport
Morning transfer to airport. 

Price per person:
02 pax – 720 $
04 pax – 435 $
06 pax – 445 $
08 pax – 370 $
10 pax – 390 $
Single – 85 $

Early check-in – 35 $
Single early check-in – 55 $ 

Half board – 65 $
Full board – 130 $ 

English speaking guide – 380 $ per group


Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
      Dushanbe – “Meridian” Hotel 3*
      Iskanderkul – “Dilovar” Guesthouse
      Penjikent – “Umariyon” Hotel 3*
- Museum admissions
- Supply of mineral water

Service does not include:
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa &Visa support
- English speaking guide

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