Hissor tour 2
Duration: 7 days
Highlights: Dushanbe - Khoburubot - Kalai Khum - Khorog - Kalai Khum - Dushanbe- Hissor - Dushanbe
Day 1: Dushanbe
Guide will meet and accompany you to Dushanbe. In course of the our you will explore the most prominent sights of the city like Rudake Park, National library, White House, National state seal, and House of parliament. After it you will visit National Park where you can take photos of Ministry of Inner Affairs and the biggest National Flag in the world - 165 m high pole, 30 m wide, 60 m long. After visiting Central Museum next sight is Gurminj Museum of traditional musical instruments. And it could be said the highlighted part of the tour is Asian Bazaar. While exploring it you will have a chance to witness the lifestyle of locals as well as enjoying colorful goods. During the travel you will have a good time while visiting the main highlights of Dushanbe. Night is in a hotel.
Day 2: Dushanbe - Khoburubot - Kalai Khum
Today your destination is Kalai Khum village via mountain road. You will drive through Khoburubot Pass which altitude is 3 252m above sea level. This place is also famous as Western Pamir Tract. Dirung the travel you will have a great opportunity to witness incredible view of the picturesque river valley and amazing gorges. It will be possible to have a stop to rest and take photos of the mountain and rivers. Moreover you will have a chance to meet local people and enjoy their hospitability. As the time passes even now they respect their traditions and folklore. Such tours are good for tourists who like something new, curious about the ethnic and cultural differences. Night is in a hotel.
Day 3: Kalai Khum - Khorog
Today in course of the tour you will drive to Khorog. This city is also known as the smallest one on the worlds map. You will find Khorog encircled by rocky mountains. This city appeared in the fusion of 3 rivers where Shokhdara river and Ghund river flow into Pyanj river. On the way to it you will meet Pamir people. They will impress you by the differences of appearance from Tajik people. They have blonde hair, fair skin and blue eyes. Pamirs Mountains are the highest mountains in the world with human population after the Himalayas in Tibet. Due to the fact of living in mountains and isolation their traditions are different from Tajik people. Night is in a guesthouse.
Day 4: Khorog - Kalai Khum
Toady you will return to Kakai Khum while have the same road that you had before. The view of these mountains that will be among you with the altitude 6000 m. will impress. Due to this height it was possible to build just one road. On the way it will be possible to see one of the most breathtaking views of pristine nature as well as learn more about the ethnography, history and everyday life of mountain dwellers. On the way you will have a stop at the small village to communicate with local people and learn more about their life and lifestyle. Upon arrival you will have an opportunity to witness the settlements on the both sides of the river. On the other side you will be able to see Afgan stony villages and gardens. Night is in a hotel.
Day 5: Kalai Khum - Khoburubot - Dushanbe
Toad you will return to Dushanbe by using the same road that you had previously. During the tour you will have a chance to enjoy the majestic mountains that gave great influence on such great travelers as Marco Polo, Hsuan Tsang, Mirza Muhammad Haidar. Today it is possible practically to everyone to travel and discover it. By witnessing such incredible and huge Pamir Mountains travelers start to say that this is giant mountain system the ocean of white and blue mountains. Night is in a hotel.
Day 6: Dushanbe - Hissor - Dushanbe
Toady you will visit the Hissor fortress of VII-XVII centuries. This sight used to be a residence of the delegate of the Emir of Bukhara moreover it located on a high hill and with 1 m thick walls and loopholes for guns and cannons as well as have a strong wall that protect the city inside. Inside of the fortress could be found a pool and a garden and across from the fortress there was a busy market square with a caravanserai and shops. Not much has been preserved till nowadays. You can witness two interesting towers that used to be the entrance gate with its two dignified towers. In addition you will also see other prominent sights of Hissor such as monuments of "Madrasa I Kuhna" - new school of 16th-17th centuries; mosque; the mausoleum of "Mahdumi Azam" of 16th century. After having lunch you will visit Botanical garden and Victory Park with a panorama view on the city. Night is in a hotel.
Day 7: Dushanbe - Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport.
02-04 pax - Hyundai Starex
06-08 pax - 2 cars: Hyundai Starex
10 pax - 3 cars: Hyundai Starex
Price per person:
02 pax - 1 080 $
04 pax - 675 $
06 pax - 725 $
08 pax - 610 $
10 pax - 655 $
Single - 170 $
Early check-in - 30 $
Single early check-in - 50 $
Half board - 100 $
Full board - 190 $
English speaking guide - 570 $ per group
Dushanbe - "Meridians" Hotel 3*
Kalai Khum - "Karon Palace" Hotel 4*
Khorog - "Lal" Guesthouse
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
Service does not include:
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- GBAO permit
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide