The Chimgan Mountains and Charvak Reservoir are popular spots outside of Tashkent, both for locals and visitors. Just two hours is enough to leave the city and head out into the wilderness. Breathe clean mountain air, sunbathe, hike, or have a picnic while surrounded by picturesque mountains. Discover the best sights around Tashkent with this tour to the Chimgan Mountains and the Charvak Reservoir, some of our favorite vacation spots outside the city.
In the morning, depart to Chimgan Mountains (80 km, ~2 h.). You will be driving the road lying in picturesque surroundings full of local villages, gardens, and streams. If the cableway is functioning take 3 km long ride in Beldersay gorge to Kumbel peak (2400) where the longest ski track has its start. Have a walk in mountain area. Continue to the shore of Charvak reservoir, surrounded by green mountain flanks. With numerous resorts, beaches, and children summer camps, Charvak Lake is a favorite place of locals and foreigners to enjoy summer days outside the city. Drive down serpentine road to Chinara’s restaurant to have lunch under the shade of four giant plane trees. On the territory of restaurant, there are unique petroglyphs, rock carvings made by prehistoric people, preserved for the future.
Return to Tashkent after lunch. Drop off at the hotel.
- 1. Transport throughout the tour (1-3 pax – sedan; 4-6 pax – van);
3. English speaking guide to accompany the group of 4pax and more.