Iskandar Kol Tours & Holidays

Iskandar Kol Small Group Tours & Tailor-Made Holidays

This beautiful alpine lake in western Tajikistan lies at 2,195 metres above sea level so that it is much lower than many of northern Tajikistan's mountainous landscapes, and more accessible. The lake is named after the Macedonian conqueror Alexander the Great, for his time in the country. Lying not far from the main road linking the capital to the north of the country, the scenery here is fantastic and there are a variety of walks along the lake shore and up into the surrounding hills. A suitable ...

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Shahboz Homestay, Iskandar Kol

This homestay is in a traditional Tajik house in which the family live. There are four comfortable and clean rooms in which to sleep. Sleep on traditional mats on the floor or Western-style beds. There…


Travel to Georgia with like-minded people on one of our small group tours (usually max size 12), featuring knowledgeable local guides and an expert tour leader.

Classic Tajikistan
Signature Trip

Classic Tajikistan

Known for its ancient history and exquisite beauty, drive around the country's highlights stopping to explore the rich history of its cities and ruins, and taking time to hike to remote villages, lakes and mountains
9 days from £1,960

Complete 'Stans of Central Asia

Travel to all five 'Stans' of Central Asia in this epic journey through these neighbouring countries that share so much of their culture and history; and be pleasantly surprised by the different experiences they offer
24 days from £6,190