Great cities of the Silk Road and Pamir mountains

Duration : 14 Days
Price: from 860 euros for 14 days
Activity:
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Our Dates and departures:

Fiche Technique

A splendid tour that combines the discovery of the mythical cities of Central Asia ( Samarkand, Boukhara …..) a trek in unfamiliar mountains where nature is unspoiled and welcoming Tajik shepherds .
We hike trough passes to reach the lakes with turquoise waters and share the highlights among the people of Massoud.

J1 : Europe – Tashkent – Khiva
Flight to Tashkent Uzbek capital, then second flight to Khiva .

J2 : Khiva
Visit Khiva and those splendid ramparts pink. At sunset an amazing sight . Overnight in Guest house

J3 – 5 : Khiva – Boukhara
Drive to Bukhara. Visiting mosques , tombs ….. Nights Guest house .

J6 -7 : Bokhara – Samarkand
Road to Samarkand, the Central Asian city par excellence with its many minarets, domes bluish color but these bazaars ….. Nights Guest house

J8 : Samarkand – Penjikent (Tajikistan)
Transfer to Tadjiksitan and region of our trek .

J9 – 13 Trekking in the small Pamir
Our 5-day trek we will cross passes over 4,000 m to achieve beautiful turquoise lakes. lakes Aloaoudin , Moutny , Kolikalon and Tchourkrak .
Unspoilt , authentic villages Pasroud ….

J14 : Tashkent
Back to the Uzbek capital. Flight and return to Paris in J14 or J15

General Information :

Acomodation:
In Guest House, tent during the trek mountain

Catering:
In typical restaurants to the exposed portion of the city. Full kitchen air prepared by our cooked .

Climate:
July and August are very hot in Uzbekistan, it is expected at temperatures near 40 degrees. We move in Tajikistan between 2500 and 4000 m. Need for a mountain equipment , sleeping bag comfort – 5 degrees.

Hiking:
Day 4-6 h without any particular difficulty , but at altitudes between 2500 and
4000 m. Need to be physically fit .

Equipment:
The organization provided camping equipment , mattresses included. Equipment identical to that of a trek in the French Alps.

Guide:
Local guide Uzbek and Tajik

Formalities:
To get in Uzbekistan and Tajikistan , it must have a passport valid for 6 months after the return date. A visa withdrew to Uzbekistan Embassy in Paris .

Requirement to have travel insurance and repatriation

Healthcare / Pharmaceuticals / vaccines :
No vaccinations are compulsory in Kyrgyzstan . Tetanus vaccination is strongly recommended for any outdoor activity .
The organization provides a collective pharmacy , but we recommend you bring an individual pharmacy including:
– Personal medicine
– A good sunscreen
– A spare pair of glasses for those involved
A small tour to the dentist for a check is not negligible , do not rely on local dentists!
Be careful you will find yourself at altitudes between 2000 and 3900 meters.

Time difference:
Hours: 4:00 added

Period for this trip:
From June to mid-October

Dates and Prices organized groups :
Dates on request

From 860 euros

The prices include:

* The organization of living
* Transportation throughout the stay
* The restoration throughout the holiday except last day in Tashkent
* Accommodation throughout the stay
* Supervision by Uzbek speaking guides.

Prices do not include:

* Drinks and extra staff,
* Visa fees
* Local Tips team
* All activities not mentioned in the program
* Travel insurance – repatriation

Flight

Opportunity to go to Bishkek ( capital of Kyrgyzstan ) by
– Aeroflot , British Airways, Turkish Airlines , Russia
– Cost of air between 600 and 800 €

Ultimate Adventure
1 Serova , Bishkek
72 0000
Kyrgyz Republic
Tel: 0 996 312 67 11 83
ultiadv@mail.kg

Contact France :
Stéphane Aubree
Tel: 06 62 11 70 82
Mail: stephane.aubree @ kirghizie.fr
www.kirghizie.fr