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The Vakhan Passage is actually a part of Afghanistan but you can drive on the Tajik side of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JGDynamo
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New Brunswick, Canada
A highlight of my trip to Tajikistan

I cannot recommend taking a drive through the Wakhan Valley enough. The scenery is so incredible... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
MichelleEllaEllaEhEh
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Seattle, Washington
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Khorog, Tajikistan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Vakhan Passage is actually a part of Afghanistan but you can drive on the Tajik side of the border along the Panj river and pretty much roll all the way along on some bumpy but uniquely situated roads with some amazing scenery and notes...More

1  Thank JGDynamo
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

I cannot recommend taking a drive through the Wakhan Valley enough. The scenery is so incredible that it's practically alien. You get a view into Afghanistan, and even some peaks that might be in Pakistan? Centuries-old fortresses line the valley and perhaps the final resting...More

3  Thank MichelleEllaEllaEhEh
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

What a beautiful drive through the mountains where every turn is more beautiful then the one before. The striations on the rocks, the symitry of the mountains the waterfalls was indeed a wondrous sight.

2  Thank Rifky K
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

We took six days to travel from Khorog, Tajikistan, to Osh, Kyrgystan via the Vakhan Passage (more commonly called the Wakan Valley) and the Pamir Highway. We hired a guide and driver for the journey. As all accommodations are in home stays lacking in plumbing,...More

3  Thank Donna B
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Great hiking/trekking in this area. Afghan side is possible to get visa for but expensive (USD150) and only limited access. Tajiks are amazingly hospitable.

2  Thank daan427
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