Tajikistan tours will take you to one of the ancient states in the world. It is famous for its Pamir Mountains and lots of opportunities for hiking, mineral springs of Garmchashma and the cleanest lakes of Iskanderkul, Karakul and others. It's not only the natural beauties of Tajikistan that keep remaining attractive, but also the ancient cities that once had the Great Silk Road passing through it: Khudjand, Panjakent, Istaravshan where travelers would see oldest and grand monuments. Moreover, in Hissar, archaeological and architectural monuments of different epochs comprise the historical-cultural reserve of 86 hectares.
Tajikistan tours will introduce you to the only Persian-speaking state in Central Asia with its unique culture and traditions. This beautiful country with severe climate, situated in picturesque foothills of Pamir is located far from Eurasian transport routes. Modern Tajikistan has been formed under the influence of ancient customs of the Iranians, Persians, Islam, neighboring Uzbekistan and Soviet Russia.
The major part of the population occupies the northern even lands of Tajikistan. Two the largest and most developed cities of the country are Dushanbe and Khujand. In the southeastern part of Tajikistan, people who live in arduous mountain settlements strictly follow ancient customs and Zoroastrian rites even now. Moreover, Islamic traditions are also thoroughly applied there.
In the 90-s Tajikistan experienced a civil war, and today the country has set a course for renovation and represents an interesting tourist destination in Central Asia. The infrastructure for tourism is not developed yet, that is why travelers do not have high expectations on comfortable stay choosing tours in Tajikistan. However, picturesque scenery, hospitable people and breath-taking nature well compensates lack of comfort.
Tajikistan tours are great for those who appreciate active and adventure tourism, eco and ethno-tourism, alpinism, mountain hikes, combined with hunting, rafting, paragliding, and wild nature photography.