ISKANDERKUL LAKE HIKING TOUR

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    2                    Hiking Road trip                     Dushanbe | Dusanbe              All year round                  from 140$

OVERVIEW

On this 2 days trip to Iskanderkul lake, you will not only see all the highlights but also drive to a tiny Sarytag village located under the huge mountain locally known as 40 devils mountain and stay at a guesthouse in the village for overnight. On day 2 there are two options for a day hike to Arg valley with its juniper meadows or a bit more strenuous one to the peak of Alexander's Hat, a mountain standing right in front of Iskanderkul lake, from where you will have a fantastic views of the lake and the surrounding mountains

  • Enjoy the hospitality of local people in Sarytag village

  • Take stunning pictures of the lake 

  • Hike to see the Fann Niagara waterfall

  • Enjoy the view of the snake lake with a forest behind it

  • Spend a night in a traditional Tajik house

  • Hike to Arg valley or Alexander's hat mountain

  • Drive through a once famous tunnel of death and the longest tunnel in Tajikistan

  • Enjoy being in the nature and observe the wildlife 

 
 

ITINERARY

DAY 1
DAY 1

Arrival to Dushanbe. Embark on a city sightseeing tour and learn about the charming capital of Tajikistan

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DAY 2
DAY 2

Today drive from Dushanbe to Kalai Khumb town. Enjoy the spectacular mountain scenery of southern Tajikistan and Norak reservoir before joining Afghan-Tajik border at Shurobod. Continue driving along the border to Kalai Khumb.

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DAY 1
DAY 1

Arrival to Dushanbe. Embark on a city sightseeing tour and learn about the charming capital of Tajikistan

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Day 1: Dushanbe - Iskanderkul lake

 

9:00: Meeting and start driving to Iskanderkul lake. 3,5 hours

12:30: Arrive at Iskanderkul, have lunch

13:30 Walking to the shore and taking a boat to a sandy beach

14:30 Hiking to snake lake and on to Fann Niagara waterfall

16:00 Driving to Sarytag village

16:30 Arriving at the guesthouse in the village

 

Distance: 140 km

Accommodation: village guesthouse

 

Day 2: Iskanderkul - Dusanbe

 

8:00 Start hiking to Alexanders hat or Arg valley

14:00 Return to the lake or village and have lunch

15:00 Depart to Dushanbe

18:30 Arrive in Dushanbe

 

Distance: 140 km

Accommodation: village guesthouse

 

 

PRICE & INCLUSIONS

I NEED A FULLY GUIDED TOUR 

INCLUDES

  • All transportation

  • All meals (Breakfasts, lunches and dinners)

  • All accommodation (5 nights, homestays and guesthouses)

  • Drinking water on the tour

  • English, German speaking guide

  • All entrance fees

I NEED ONLY CAR WITH A DRIVER

INCLUDES

  • Transportation with a driver

  • Accommodation booking

  • Supplementary water for every day

  • Peak Adventures Pamir Highway Guidebook

  • Free Travel Simcard

  • 24 hour support

TAILOR YOUR OWN TOUR

We make a huge effort to get to know our clients needs. After all, not all travelers have the same preferences when it comes to planning a vacation to a place like Tajikistan, where abundant possibilities are available. At Peak Adventures we sit down and plan with you offering our experience and knowledge needed to plan your ultimate trip. So let us know what you are looking for

GROUP DEPARTURES

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2019, JUNE 5 - JUNE 10, 2019

Days

Group Size

6

4 - 6 PAX

Availability

Available

Price

790 $

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2019, JUNE 5 - JUNE 10, 2019

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Group Size

6

4 - 6 PAX

Availability

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Price

790 $

I am interested
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2019, JUNE 5 - JUNE 10, 2019

Days

Group Size

6

4 - 6 PAX

Availability

Available

Price

790 $

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