Pamir hills

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Pamir hillsTour location: Pamir Alay Mountains, western Pamir - Alay, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan
Tour duration: 12 days (14 days with extension program)
Season: July – September
Tour type: trekking / cultural discovery
Quantity of tour participants: 1 – 12
Requirements –
this trekking does not require any special physical preparation. But the tourist should be prepared to field conditions and weather adversity.

Itinerary: BishkekOsh – Batken – Ozgorush village – Pamir Alay mountains – Khujend (Tajikistan) – Tashkent - BukharaSamarkandTashkent).

Tour description:Nature of Pamir-Alay is amazing. Colorful valleys and foothills give way to strict modest pallets of snow and ice covered rocks. The tops of mountains are very high and clearly described here. The human eye perceives as something strange and beautiful because of its incongruity of color. The cleanest air, saturated with the smell of pine and juniper trees, groves in which they abounds, it seems like it can drink. Rivers full of water which take their sources from high glaciers adorn all this incredible beauty. Our discovery trekking takes place here, around the Aksu (5355m) and Sabah (5300) peaks. Discovery of spectacular scenery, give a lot of emotion and full of positive power that may have come here at the end of the world, a paradise, at least once in their life to see this wonderful views. And hospitable locals will always be happy to meet new international friends again and again.
So welcome to our tour through Pamir-Alay Mountains!

Tour program:

Day 1. Arrival to Bishkek and flight to Osh city. From Osh transfer to Batken city (250 km, 4-5 hrs). (or flight to Batken, if there have a flight according flight time table). Home stay accommodation in Batken.
Day 2. Transfer from Batken to the ?zgorush village. (180 km, 3- 4 hrs). Trekking along the Lyaily-Mazar river. Camping at 1700 m. (5-6 km, + 300 м, 3-4 ч).
Day 3. Trekking from the merger place of Lyaily-Mazar and Uryam rivers to the merger place of Lyailya Mazar and Sabah rivers. Camping. (10 km.+ 900m, 5-6 hrs).
Day 4. Radial hike to the foot of Sabah Peak (5300 m). Walking through alpine meadow and on the moraines. Descend to the camp. ( 8 km. +/- 600m, 5-6 hrs).
Day 5. Trekking through the pass of 4150 m to the Uryam River valley. Camp. (7 km.+/- 1100 m).
Day 6. Daily radial hiking to the Uryam River’s upper. ( 5-6 km. +/- 400m. 4-5 hrs).
Day 7. Crossing the pass (3760m) towards the Ak-Mechet river valley to the confluence of the Ak-Suu and Kara-Suu rivers. Camp. (8 km. +750 / - 900m. 5-6 hrs)
Day 8. Daily radial trekking to the Aksu peak (5355m). (8 km.+ / - 700 m. 6-7 hrs)
Day 9. Going down to the Ak-Mechet River and then to the ?zgorush village. (14 km. - 1400 m. 6-7 hrs.). End of the trek. Home stay. Farewell dinner. Overnight.
Day 10. Drive back from the ?zgorush village to the border with Tajikistan, than with Uzbekistan. (275 km, 7-8 hrs). this day will be reach of impressions and souvenirs, because we will cross the three country of Central Asia (Kyrgyzstan, Tadjikistan and Uzbekistan). En route stop to have a lunch in Khujend city. Continue of route to Tashkent. Accommodation at hotel upon your arrival. Overnight.
Day 11. Free time or sightseeing program in Tashkent.
Day 12. Departure.
(if you would like to prolong your travel in Uzbekistan, we can organize it for you a discovery tour along the famous and world known cities like Samarkand and Bukhara)

Attention:
Tourists must have no medical contraindications for the trekking and hiking.
In case of emergency a tour guide has a right to change the route in a safety purpose.

Extention: program for 14 days with Uzbekistan

Day 10. Drive from the Uzgarysh village to Kyrgyz/Uzbek border (80 km, 2,5 hrs). Cross the border and further to drive to Tajik/Uzbek Border (180 km). meet with Uzbek driver and transfer to Tashkent (90 km, 1,5 hrs). Accommodation at hotel. Overnight.
Day 11. Morning train to Bukhara. Sightseeing program of Bukhara. Overnight at hotel.
Day 12. Continue of sightseeing program till noon and transfer to Samarkand. Overnight at hotel.
Day 13. Full day sightseeing program in Samarkand. Night train to Tashkent. Overnight at hotel.
Day 14. Sightseeing program in Tashkent. Departure to home.

Useful info.

Necessary dress equipment and stuff:

  • Lightweight trekking boots. The best to walk in them before arriving to Fanns Mountains to avoid blisters.
  • Trekking trousers; (useful higher up in this mountains in the morning and night),
  • 1 pair of loose fitting long shorts,
  • 2 cotton T-shirts, (if you want you can buy its here, in the bazaars the first day).
  • 1 lightweight long sleeved-shirt (it is suitable to avoid sun burn),
  • A sunhat (ensure it has wide brim to cover the face and neck).
  • Trekking waterproof rain cape;
  • Windbreaker;
  • Socks (2-3 pairs of cotton and 1 pairs of woolen),
  • Swimming suit (possible to swimming on the some altitude lakes),
  • Canteen (water bottle), sunscreen and sunglasses,
  • Personal toiletries,
  • Personal medical supplies;
  • Passport.

Attention:

  • Tourists must have no medical contraindications for the trekking and hiking.
  • In case of bad weather a tour guide has a right to change the route in a safety purpose.