Iskanderkul is a mountain lake of glacial origin in Tajikistan's Sughd Province. It lies at an altitude of 2,195 metres on the northern slopes of the Gissar Range in the Fann Mountains. 134 km from Dushanbe and 23 km from the Dushanbe—Khujand road, Iskanderkul is a popular tourist destination. The lake takes its name from Alexander the Great's passage in Tajikistan: Iskander is the Persian pronunciation of Alexander, and kul means lake in many Turkic languages. There are two legends connecting the lake to Alexander. The first one states it used to be a location the inhabitants of which resisted Alexander's rule, and in fury, the king ordered to divert a river and annihilate them. The second legend states that Bucephalus had drowned in the lake. This tour private but for 2 and more people.
Inclusions & Exclusions
✔  Private transportation
✔  Lunch
✔  All fees and/or taxes
✖  Use of bicycle
Departure & Return
Departure:  Ayni Street 104, Dushanbe, Tajikistan

Bunyod-Tour office

Return: End right where it started.
Dushanbe Our trip will start from the Dushanbe-capital of Tajikistan. We will pick up travelers from the hotel residences in territory of Dushanbe. It is private tour but for 2 and more people

Duration:  30 minutes

Varzob We will driving through Varzob valley and Hissor mountains in line with the Varzob agressive river

Duration:  1.5 hours

Fann Mountains In way we will meet Fann mountains. The Fanns boast about a hundred peaks, with several rising to altitudes of more than 5,000 meters and relative elevations of up to 1,500 meters.[2] The highest point in Fann Mountains is Chimtarga peak (5,489 m). Other 5,000-meter peaks are Bodkhona (5,138 m), Chapdara (5,050 m), Big Hansa, Little Hansa (5,031 m), Zamok ('5,070 m), Mirali (5,132 m), and Energia (5,120 m)

Duration:  60 minutes

Iskanderkul Lake Iskanderkul lake - Panjchashma is one of the legend places with religion history that located close of lake Also we will visit the Busefal canyon-horse Great Aleksandr

Duration:  30 minutes

Iskanderkul Lake We will spend 2 hours at branch of Iskandarkul Lake at same time we will have lunch

Duration:  1.5 hours

Iskanderkul Lake After lunch we will hikking to Kuli Moron and Waterfall - Niagara, in Fann mountains

Duration:  2 hours

Dushanbe At 17:00 we will finish our trip and drive back to Dushanbe

Duration:  3 hours

Additional info
•  Service animals allowed
•  Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
•  Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
•  Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
Free cancellation
From $170
Mobile or paper ticket accepted
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Cancellation policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.