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Trekking in Fann Mountains, Tajikistan

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Overview
This trekking is designed for those who have limited time for trekking. This is a well-worn route in Fann mountains that cover visiting most of the turquoise blue lakes of the region. This trek does not require a special physical preparation. The highest point of our trekking program: 3860m.
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Stop At: Dushanbe, Dushanbe

Arriving in Dushanbe — which means “Monday” in Tajik — you’ll learn about Tajikistan past and present. You will start city tour with your guide which include the magnificent gold Somoni Monument, the world’s second-tallest flag pole, Rudaki Park, parliament house,and the Navruz Hall. Accommodation: 4* Atlas Hotel.

Duration: 8 hours

Stop At: Fann Mountains, Ayni Tajikistan

After the breakfast you will be transferred to the Artuch village and the rest of the time you can walk around the village and explore Tajik country life. Altitude: 1800 Accommodation: Artuch guesthouse

Duration: 6 hours

Stop At: Fann Mountains, Ayni Tajikistan

The donkeys arrive in the morning to carry the luggage. After having a breakfast and short instruction by the mountain guide, we start 4 hours trekking. Overnight at shore of Bibijanat lake in the 2 persons tent. 2800. Accommodation: tent

Duration: 6 hours

Stop At: Fann Mountains, Ayni Tajikistan

In the morning, we start ascend to Alaudin pass (3860 m, 10 km, ~6 hrs, +960 m). The beautiful panorama of the surrounding peaks and lakes will be seen from the top of pass. Descend to a campsite by the first Alaudin lake. Altitude: 2770m. Accommodation: tent

Duration: 6 hours

Stop At: Fann Mountains, Ayni Tajikistan

After breakfast in the Alaudin lake, we slowly start ascend to the Mutnoe lake (3520m) which takes about 4 hours. On the way, we enjoy the view to the peaks and small but very beautiful lake – Piala where we stop for the picnic. Afternoon, we will hike down to our campsite at the shore of the lake. Accommodation: tent

Duration: 6 hours

Stop At: Fann Mountains, Ayni Tajikistan

In the morning, we drive to Iskanderkul (150 km, 3-4 h.). According to the legend, the Lake Iskanderkul was named after Alexander the Great, known as Iskander in the East. It is considered as one of the most beautiful lake in Tajikistan. A short hike to the snake lake and waterfall. Further we drive to Saratog village where you will overnight at guesthouse.

Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Fann Mountains, Ayni Tajikistan

In the morning, you meet your driver and will be transferred to Dushanbe. On the way you will have a lunch in Sarvoda or Varzob

Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Dushanbe, Dushanbe

Your transfer will be arranged by hotel. Have a safe flight!

Duration: 15 minutes
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Important Information
Duration
8 days
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
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  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Fann Mountains
  • Entry/Admission - Fann Mountains
  • Entry/Admission - Fann Mountains
  • Entry/Admission - Fann Mountains
  • Entry/Admission - Fann Mountains
Exclusions
  • Tips to the staff
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Sleeping bag and trekking poles rental
  • Travel Insurance
  • Visa fees
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Sabine P wrote a review Sep 2019
6 contributions3 helpful votes
I did the Fann Montaign trekk with a friend and we enjoyed every step of it: be it the breathtaking landscapes of montaigns, glacier, incredible blues lakes and camps (add to it the dunkeys and their dunkey handlers... You get the view!), or the food (they even prepared a
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Date of experience: September 2019
Meg wrote a review Sep 2019
1 contribution2 helpful votes
We had a fantastic, well organised 3 night trek through the Fann Mountains. Yun and the team were fantastic! I cannot fault them. They really cared about us, and made us feel very welcome. The food was delicious, and always plentiful. Yun certainly knows his way around the
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Date of experience: August 2019
Eric L wrote a review Sep 2019
30 contributions28 helpful votes
This must be one of the few pristine trek left in the world. It is very rough but the sights were amazing. The water in the lakes are crystal clear, creating beautiful different shades of blue when the sunlight shine on them. Shari and his team from Paramount Journey were
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Date of experience: September 2019
kerenjacoby wrote a review Aug 2019
5 contributions8 helpful votes
My husband and me just came back from Tajikistan, we hired paramount journey to orginize for us a trek in the fann mountains and this was a great success! We wanted to reach to chimtarga pass and Alovaddin recommended us a beautiful route which passes in bibijanat lake,alouddin
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Date of experience: August 2019
Raj wrote a review Jul 2019
4 contributions5 helpful votes
My wife and I took a four-day trip through the Fann Mountains with Paramount Journey, and it was one of the most amazing experiences of our lives. Alovaddin, the owner of the company, was extremely accessible from start to finish, and made sure the trip was remarkably
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Date of experience: June 2019
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  • Dushanbe, Fann Mountains, and 6 more
  • Duration: 8 days
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  • Languages Offered: Russian
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