Explore Tajikistan’s stunning mountains on foot or by bike and satisfy your thirst for adventure with opportunities for climbing, hiking, and flying. Paramount Journey’s mountain bike and trekking adventure will take you to the Fann Mountains where you can camp, stay with a family in Yagnob Valley or Shing Valley, and visit the Alauddin, Mutnoe, and Seven lakes, reaching altitudes over 3800m. Take a swim in the lakes, meet locals, and learn about their ancient culture. Alternatively, experience an unforgettable MTB adventure in the Upper Rasht Valley where you’ll ride through beautiful mountain scenery, meet semi-nomadic shepherds, and stay in local homestays. This adventure is suitable for beginners, with a terrain that is not overly challenging, and plenty of opportunities to appreciate the region’s flora and fauna.
At Paramount Journey, we understand that getting your own bike and camping gear out to Tajikistan can be a bit of a logistical nightmare, so we provide you a famous Specialized brand mountain bikes. Our mountain bikes are modern, comfortable and well-maintained, and your adventure leader has the skills and spares to make any necessary repairs on the go. Tents, food, and other essentials are carried by car for part of the route, and then loaded onto donkey in the higher reaches of the mountains, so you can concentrate on enjoying the ride. The routes are carefully designed and tested for safety and to balance the challenges, and guides are trained and experienced.
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Responsible travel is at the heart of our mission, and we strive to ensure that all of our tours are designed with sustainability, environmental protection, and community engagement in mind. We are committed to reducing our environmental impact by promoting responsible travel practices, supporting conservation efforts, and minimizing waste. Additionally, we believe in giving back to the communities that we visit by supporting local businesses, using locally-owned guesthouses, promoting cultural awareness, and providing employment opportunities to the local people. We are also dedicated to the growth and development of our industry and invest in our staff through training and capacity building initiatives to ensure that they are equipped to provide the highest level of service to our clients. By choosing to travel with us, you can be confident that your journey will not only be enriching and unforgettable, but also have a positive impact on the people and places you visit.
I visited the Fann Mountains with Paramount Journey in early October for a four-day trek (starting and finishing in Dushanbe). It was my first visit to Tajikistan. Paramount Journey were... read more
Iskanderkul Weekend - My wife and I and two friends of ours enjoyed an excellent autumn weekend Iskanderkul, one of the top tourist spots in Tajikistan. It was a very smooth and... read more
Travel to Tajikistan - We took a 7 day tour to Tajikistan taking in Dushanbe and trekking in the Fann Mountains. The mountain scenery was breathtaking and the tour was very professionally arranged.... read more