If you are looking for the perfect adventure land, Tajikistan is the perfect destination for you. With its dramatic highland and rocky landscapes, this destination is best for the adventurous climbers. In addition to this, there are plenty of rustic villages that make for a splendid stay here.
Khujand is the destination to begin your journey, where you can view plenty of the different cultural influenced structures and sights here. Next, travel ahead to Istaravshan which is known to be one of the oldest cities in the country and has contributed to historical significance of the country through its ancient civilization and culture. Ayni is your next destination. Here, you will find the perfect blend of the old ancient charm and the modern day urbanization through its civilization. Next, travel to Dushanbe, which is the capital city of the country. It is backed by splendid mountains and tree lines streets along with the neoclassical buildings from the Soviet era. Travel ahead and you should reach Murgab and its solitude isolation which makes it a perfect place for peace and quiet. Apart from these destinations, you must also visit Langar, Namadgut and Yamchun.
Tajikistan has plenty of attractions that are worth visiting especially when it comes to its natural surroundings. Amongst them all, the Pamir Mountains is one such attraction. Fondly known as the roof of the world, this splendid mountain range offers an exotic adventure which is backed by a scenic view of the snowcapped peaks. Apart from this, you can also visit the Fann Mountains which has plenty of lakes that make for a wonderful and exciting visit. The Sarez lake which was formed by an earthquake is a wonderful place to visit especially if you want to marvel at nature’s splendid architecture. Don’t forget to visit the iconic Pamir National Park which is a national park and reserve and home to several flora and fauna species.
With a rich culture and strong history, it comes as no surprise there is a delectable selection of cuisines that have been influenced by its past. The plov is one of the most popular choices of cuisines apart from being the national dish. Apart from this qurutob is another choice of national dish. Shashlik, tusgbera soup and ugro soup are the other choices of cuisines that make for a mouthwatering meal. You can even try the jiz- biz, dolma, mantu and shurbo. For the desserts, sink your teeth into the sambusa or even any of the fresh fruits found here. For the beverages, you can opt for green tea or compote.
Trekking and hiking is an excellent activity here, especially since there are so many places to explore and view. In addition to this, you can even explore the different attractions here. You can even soak in the open air hot spring pools that are located in selected regions. Apart from this, there are plenty of other activities which are waiting for you to discover.
When it comes to travelling for an adventure, you have plenty to do here. No matter how you plan your trip, you must always prioritize the security of yourself and your family. With a distinct possibility of mayhem and disasters that might occur during your trip, it is ideal to keep a safety net as a backup plan. Flexicover, with its range of single trip travel insurance, multi-trip travel insurance, gap-year travel insurance and many other covers, ensures that you are well equipped for every eventuality.
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