8 days in Tajikistan Itinerary

8 days in Tajikistan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nurek
— Few hours
2
Hisor
— 2 nights
3
Marguzor
— 1 night
4
Ayni
— 1 night
5
Khujand
— 1 night

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Nurek

Nurek ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nurek Dam.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Nurek road trip tool.

Alexandria, Egypt to Nurek is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Tajikistan Time (TJT) is 3 hours. Traveling from Alexandria in August, you will find days in Nurek are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are a bit cooler (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Hisor.

Things to do in Nurek

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Nurek Dam ©
Nurek Dam

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nights
Hisor

Hisor ©
Once an independent Khanate, the town of Hisor lies surrounded by high, barren mountains.
On the 16th (Thu), make a trip to Flagpole with the Flag of Tajikistan, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Ismoil Somoni, don't miss a visit to National Library, thentake an in-depth tour of National Museum of Tajikistan, and finally steep yourself in history at Hisor Fortress. Here are some ideas for day two: meet the residents at Botanical Garden and Zoo, stroll around Rudaki Park, thentake in the exciting artwork at NOOR ART GALLERY, and finally don't miss a visit to Ismaili Centre.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Hisor online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Nurek to Hisor takes 1.5 hours. August in Hisor sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Marguzor.

Things to do in Hisor

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Dushanbe
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Hisor Fortress ©
Hisor Fortress
NOOR ART GALLERY ©
NOOR ART GALLERY
National Museum of Tajikistan ©
National Museum of Tajikistan

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night
Marguzor

Marguzor ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Seven Lakes.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Marguzor tour itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Hisor to Marguzor. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Ayni.

Things to do in Marguzor

Nature Parks
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Seven Lakes ©
Seven Lakes

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night
Ayni

Ayni ©
Ayni or Aini is a town and jamoat in north-west Tajikistan. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Iskanderkul Lake.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Ayni vacation website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Marguzor to Ayni. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Khujand.

Things to do in Ayni

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Iskanderkul Lake
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Iskanderkul Lake ©
Iskanderkul Lake

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Khujand

Khujand ©
For many, a trip to Khujand happens en route from Uzbekistan or Kyrgyzstan to the scenic Fann Mountains or Zeravshan Valley.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Khujand Fortress, contemplate the waterfront views at Kayrakkum Reservoir, don't miss a visit to Mausoleum of Sheik Muslekheddin, thenlook for gifts at Panjshanbe Bozor, and finally learn more about the world around you at Historical Local Lore Museum of Archeology and Fortification.

For maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Khujand tour itinerary maker.

You can drive from Ayni to Khujand in 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Khujand are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Khujand

Nature Parks Shopping
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Kayrakkum Reservoir ©
Kayrakkum Reservoir
Panjshanbe Bozor ©
Panjshanbe Bozor