Tajikistan Expedition: Pamir Highway & beyond

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  • Drive along the spectacular Pamir Highway
  • Enjoy views to the Hindu Kush and Karakorum mountains
  • Peer across the Panj river into Afghanistan
  • Trace the lines of the Wakhan Corridor, a region associated with the Great Game
  • Visit archaeological sites and remnants of the Silk Road
  • Search for Marco Polo sheep and markhor goats
  • Take a day walk between remote villages in Bartang


Tajikistan Expedition: Pamir Highway & beyond

Day 1

Arrive Dushanbe

Day 2

Explore Dushanbe

Day 3

To Kulob and Anjirob

Day 4

Markhor goats and a Zoroastrian water temple. Along the Afghan border into the Pamirs

Day 5

Along the Pamir Highway to Khorog

Day 6

Into the Wakhan Valley

Day 7

Exploring the Wakhan Valley

Day 8

The eastern Pamirs: Zorkul Lake and Jarty Gumbez

Day 9

In search of Marco Polo sheep; Shorbuloq; to Murghab

Day 10

Akbaital Pass and Karakul

Day 11

Into the Bartang Valley

Day 12

Castles and legends in the Bartang Valley

Day 13

Walk in the Jizewdara Valley

Day 14

Return to Kalai Khumb

Day 15

Over the Saghir Dasht Pass to Dushanbe

Day 16

End in Dushanbe


  • An adventurous trip through a spectacular and little-visited region, with limited comfort
  • Most travel is by 4×4 along often-rough roads
  • Six nights in hotels, two nights in guesthouses, seven nights in homestays
  • Single supplement available only in Dushanbe and Khorog
  • Countries visited: Tajikistan


  • All accommodation
  • All transport and listed activities
  • 14 breakfasts, 11 dinners and 11 lunches (mostly box or picnic lunches)


  • Travel Insurance
  • Single accommodation (available on request)
  • Visas or vaccinations



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