38 days in Tajikistan Itinerary

38 days in Tajikistan Itinerary

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Murghab
— 3 nights
2
Khorog
— 4 nights
3
Qurghonteppa
— 4 nights
4
Kulob
— 4 nights
5
Marguzor
— 2 nights
6
Sakhibnazar
— 3 nights
7
Istaravshan
— 3 nights
8
Khujand
— 4 nights
9
Dushanbe
— 9 nights

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Murghab

Murghab ©
Murghab is the capital of Murghob District in the Pamir Mountains of Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region, Tajikistan. Murghab is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Rangkul Lake and pause for some photo ops at Lenin Statue.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Murghab trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Murghab is an approximately 16.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Tajikistan Time is minus 0.5 hours. On the 24th (Fri), you're off to Khorog.

Things to do in Murghab

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 24:
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Rangkul Lake ©
Rangkul Lake
Lenin Statue ©
Lenin Statue

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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, browse the eclectic array of goods at Afghan Market, explore the activities along Bulunkul Lake, and see the interesting displays at Khorog Regional Museum.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Khorog road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Murghab to Khorog takes 5 hours. You'll set off for Qurghonteppa on the 28th (Tue).

Things to do in Khorog

Parks · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 28:
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Botanical Garden ©
Botanical Garden
Bulunkul Lake ©
Bulunkul Lake
Garm Chashma ©
Garm Chashma

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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: see the interesting displays at Museum Bibikhonum.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Qurghonteppa day trip planning website.

Getting from Khorog to Qurghonteppa by combination of flight and taxi takes about 5.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 9°C. You'll set off for Kulob on the 2nd (Sat).

Things to do in Qurghonteppa

Museums
Find places to stay Apr 28 — May 2:
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Museum Bibikhonum ©
Museum Bibikhonum

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Kulob

Kulob
Kulob, also Kulyab, is a city in Kulob District, Khatlon Province, Tajikistan. To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kulob trip tool.

Drive from Qurghonteppa to Kulob in 2.5 hours. You will leave for Marguzor on the 6th (Wed).
Find places to stay May 2 — 6:

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Marguzor

Marguzor ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): explore the activities along Seven Lakes and then explore the activities along Iskanderkul Lake. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Kulikalon Lakes.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Marguzor trip itinerary planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Kulob to Marguzor with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Sakhibnazar.

Things to do in Marguzor

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Kulikalon Lakes, Iskanderkul Lake
Find places to stay May 6 — 8:
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Iskanderkul Lake ©
Iskanderkul Lake
Seven Lakes ©
Seven Lakes
Kulikalon Lakes ©
Kulikalon Lakes

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Sakhibnazar

Sakhibnazar ©
Go for a jaunt from Sakhibnazar to Penjikent to see Zeravshan Valley about 3h 15 min away.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sakhibnazar road trip app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Marguzor to Sakhibnazar. You will leave for Istaravshan on the 11th (Mon).

Things to do in Sakhibnazar

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Penjikent
Find places to stay May 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Proto-urban site of Sarazm ©
Proto-urban site of Sarazm
Zeravshan Valley ©
Zeravshan Valley

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Istaravshan

Istaravshan ©
Istaravshan is a city in Sughd Province in Tajikistan. Go for a jaunt from Istaravshan to Ayni to see Fann Mountains about 1h 35 min away. There's more to do: pause for some photo ops at Bust of Lenin and don't miss a visit to Fortress Mug Teppe.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Istaravshan sightseeing planner.

Getting from Sakhibnazar to Istaravshan by car takes about 3.5 hours. You'll set off for Khujand on the 14th (Thu).

Things to do in Istaravshan

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Fann Mountains
Find places to stay May 11 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Fann Mountains ©
Fann Mountains
Fortress Mug Teppe ©
Fortress Mug Teppe

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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.
Khujand is known for museums, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stop by Panjshanbe Bozor, admire the striking features of Arbob Cultural Palace, stroll around Somoni park, and pause for some photo ops at Monument to Ismoil Somoni.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Khujand trip planner.

You can drive from Istaravshan to Khujand in 1.5 hours. May in Khujand sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Dushanbe.

Things to do in Khujand

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay May 14 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Masjidi Jami Mosque ©
Masjidi Jami Mosque
Panjshanbe Bozor ©
Panjshanbe Bozor

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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: Hisor (Hisor Fortress & Hisor HIstorical and Cultural Preserve), Nurek Dam (in Nurek) and Fann Mountains (in Ayni). And it doesn't end there: stroll around Rudaki Park, take in the exciting artwork at NOOR ART GALLERY, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Botanical Garden and Zoo, and don't miss a visit to Flagpole with the Flag of Tajikistan.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Dushanbe trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Khujand to Dushanbe in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Khujand in May, expect little chillier with lows of 15°C in Dushanbe. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dushanbe

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Hisor, Nurek Dam, Fann Mountains
Find places to stay May 18 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Rudaki Park ©
Rudaki Park
Flagpole with the Flag of Tajikistan ©
Flagpole with the Flag of Tajikistan
National Museum of Tajikistan ©
National Museum of Tajikistan