Dushanbe is a little-known but attractive city in the heart of Central Asia. It is full of space, light and colour and has much old-world charm. Many local people have had little contact with foreigners and are extremely kind and hospitable, welcoming complete strangers to their homes. Dushanbe, backed by some of the highest mountain ranges on earth, is the ideal jumping off point for adventures around this beautiful country.
Tour Duration:1 day Group Size:1-20 pax Route: Dushanbe SeasonJanuary-December Tour Customizable:Yes
Cost includes: - transportation according to the program; - entrance fees to museums; - English/Russian speaking guide; - still water 0.5l.
Meeting at hotel.
Sightseeing tour of Dushanbe: S. Aini Square; Opera and Ballet Theatre; National museum of antiques of Tajikistan, known for the biggest Buddha statue in Central Asia; Gurminj museum, a museum of traditional Badakhshi and Pamiri musical instruments.
Lunch at a local restaurant/Teahouse Rohat (optional).
Continue sightseeing tour: Monument of Ismail Somoni, the first Emir of Tajik nation in IX-X cc.; National Emblem; Monument of Rudaki, the founder of Tajik-Persian literature; Flagpole, one of the tallest in the world (165 m); Grand Teahouse (check availability).