32 days in Tajikistan Itinerary

32 days in Tajikistan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Khujand
— 3 nights
2
Ayni
— 3 nights
3
Dushanbe
— 8 nights
4
Khorog
— 4 nights
5
Gorno-Badakhshan Province
— 4 nights
6
Kulob
— 4 nights
7
Qurghonteppa
— 4 nights

3
nights
Khujand

Khujand ©
For many, a trip to Khujand happens en route from Uzbekistan or Kyrgyzstan to the scenic Fann Mountains or Zeravshan Valley.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Khujand: Istaravshan (Fortress Mug Teppe & Bust of Lenin). And it doesn't end there: look for gifts at Panjshanbe Bozor, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjidi Jami Mosque, walk around Somoni park, and get a new perspective on nature at Historical Local Lore Museum of Archeology and Fortification.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Khujand day trip planning site.

Lisbon, Portugal to Khujand is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Lisbon to Khujand, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lisbon in August, you will find days in Khujand are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ayni.

Things to do in Khujand

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Istaravshan
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Kayrakkum Reservoir ©
Kayrakkum Reservoir
Panjshanbe Bozor ©
Panjshanbe Bozor

3
nights
Ayni

Ayni ©
Ayni or Aini is a town and jamoat in north-west Tajikistan. Change things up with these side-trips from Ayni: Kulikalon Lakes (in Artuch) and Seven Lakes (in Marguzor). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Iskanderkul Lake and take in the awesome beauty at Fann Mountains.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Ayni trip planning app.

Getting from Khujand to Ayni by car takes about 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Dushanbe.

Things to do in Ayni

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Iskanderkul Lake, Kulikalon Lakes, Seven Lakes
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Iskanderkul Lake ©
Iskanderkul Lake
Seven Lakes ©
Seven Lakes
Kulikalon Lakes ©
Kulikalon Lakes

8
nights
Dushanbe

Dushanbe ©
Little more than a small town at the turn of the 20th century, Dushanbe grew rapidly during the Soviet era and now serves as the national capital and home to nearly 800,000 people.
Get out of town with these interesting Dushanbe side-trips: Ski Tourism Complex Safed Dara (in Tagob), Hisor Fortress (in Hisor) and Nurek (Stele to Constructors of Nurek Hydroelectric Power Plant & Nurek Dam). There's still lots to do: walk around Rudaki Park, make a trip to Statue of Ismoil Somoni, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Antiquities, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Botanical Garden and Zoo.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Dushanbe online day trip planner.

You can drive from Ayni to Dushanbe in 7 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Khorog.

Things to do in Dushanbe

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Nurek, Ski Tourism Complex Safed Dara, Hisor Fortress, Fann Mountains
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Rudaki Park ©
Rudaki Park
National Museum of Tajikistan ©
National Museum of Tajikistan
NOOR ART GALLERY ©
NOOR ART GALLERY

4
nights
Khorog

Khorog ©
The main town of the Pamirs, Khorog sits in a steep river valley at the point where two rivers meet.
Khorog is known for nature, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Botanical Garden, pause for some photo ops at National Flag of Tajikistan, hunt for treasures at Afghan Market, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Garm Chashma.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Khorog tour planner.

Getting from Dushanbe to Khorog by flight takes about 3.5 hours. You'll set off for Gorno-Badakhshan Province on the 18th (Wed).

Things to do in Khorog

Parks Nature Shopping
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Botanical Garden ©
Botanical Garden
Bulunkul Lake ©
Bulunkul Lake
Garm Chashma ©
Garm Chashma

4
nights
Gorno-Badakhshan Province

Gorno-Badakhshan Province ©
Gorno-Badakhshan Province is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Rangkul Lake, witness a stunning natural landmark at Madianskaya Valley and Hot Springs, and pause for some photo ops at Lenin Statue.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Gorno-Badakhshan Province trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Khorog to Gorno-Badakhshan Province. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Kulob.

Things to do in Gorno-Badakhshan Province

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Rangkul Lake ©
Rangkul Lake
Yashilkul Lake ©
Yashilkul Lake
Lenin Statue ©
Lenin Statue

4
nights
Kulob

Kulob ©
Kulob, also Kulyab, is a city in Kulob District, Khatlon Province, Tajikistan. Kulob is known for historic sites, scenic drive, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Mausoleum of Mir Said Ali Khamadoni, contemplate the long history of Khulbuk, cruise along Sari Khosor Valley, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Salt Mountain Khodzha Mumin.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kulob tour itinerary planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Gorno-Badakhshan Province to Kulob. You will leave for Qurghonteppa on the 26th (Thu).

Things to do in Kulob

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Salt Mountain Khodzha Mumin ©
Salt Mountain Khodzha Mumin
Mausoleum of Mir Said Ali Khamadoni ©
Mausoleum of Mir Said Ali Khamadoni
Kulob Republican Local Lore Museum Complex ©
Kulob Republican Local Lore Museum Complex

4
nights
Qurghonteppa

Qurghonteppa ©
Qurghonteppa or Kurganteppa, formerly known as Kurgan-Tyube, is a city in southwestern Tajikistan, which serves as the capital of the Khatlon region. Qurghonteppa is known for nature and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Sacred Spring Chiluchor Chashma, explore the striking landscape at Childukhtaron Valley, pause for some photo ops at Ismoil Somoni Monument, and don't miss a visit to Buddhist Monastery Ajina-Tepa.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Qurghonteppa trip planning website.

Getting from Kulob to Qurghonteppa by car takes about 2.5 hours. In September in Qurghonteppa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You will leave for home on the 30th (Mon).

Things to do in Qurghonteppa

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Museum Bibikhonum ©
Museum Bibikhonum
Buddhist Monastery Ajina-Tepa ©
Buddhist Monastery Ajina-Tepa