Monthly Archives: February 2014

Cycling Tajikistan – Day 14

Camp6 – Camp7 (Yashil Kul) Mo 31 Aug 11-11-11-22-4 We packed our bikes and started the climb up to the pass. 11km of smooth climbing … Martin saw Marco Polo Sheeps everywhere … at the end they turned out being … Continue reading

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Cycling Tajikistan – Day 13

Camp 5 – Camp 6 So 30 Aug It is quite a long ride before reaching the Kargush Pass and be back on the Pamir Highway. The views were amazing and the cycling was just amazing (in the beginning). After … Continue reading

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Cycling in Tajikistan – Day 12

Btup – Camp 5 (3400m) Kargush Pass sa 29 aug Today the road continued beeing rough. The valley opened more and more upand we enjoyed the incredible views. Langar is the last town, before the long way contiues over the … Continue reading

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Cycling in Tajikistan – Day 11

Ishkashim – Btup (Homestay) fr 28 august Very amazing ride. The 40km after Ishakashim were paved and the valley opened up … we had nice views of snowpeaked mountains in afghanistan and ahead of us (Lenin and Marx Peak). Suddenly … Continue reading

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Cycling in Tajikistan – Day 10

Khorog – Ishkashim (Wakhan Valley) do 27 aug The indian spices kept our stomachs busy the whole night. We woke up in the morning ready for another cycling day. The next days would bring us along the Afgan border threough … Continue reading

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Cycling in Tajikistan – Day 9

khorog rest day mi 26 aug today rest day. meaning, cleaning the bike, do some internet, some shopping and be happy that your butt has a breka from the bike. We went to the museeum, which was not so interesting … Continue reading

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Cycling in Tajikistan – Day 8

Vomar – Khorog Tu 25 aug It was a nice and easy ride …the 60 last km to Khorog. We found a nice spot 10km after Vomar where it would be nice to have a coffee but we were to … Continue reading

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Cycling in Tajikistan – Day 7

Camp 4 -Vanj Valley (1600m) – Vomar Mon 24 Aug. 09 35-25-30 The scenery gets every day more impressive. The heat stays the same 44 degrees. Early in the morning we bumped again into 3 soldiers. This time we had … Continue reading

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Cycling in Tajikistan – Day 6

Kala-i-Khumb (1300m) – Camp 4 -Vanj Valley (1600m) Sun 23 Aug. 09 Today we started to ride along the Afghan – Tajik border. The two countries are only devided by a river and we will cycle for the next 3 … Continue reading

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Cycling in Tajikistan – Day 5

Hindukush Camp 3 (2800m) – Kala-I-Kum (1300m) We decided to have 1/2 rest day in Kal-I-Kum. It was only 30km cycling and all downhill. Nice cycling along a creek with a lot of villages to pass and everywhere you have … Continue reading

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