PANORAMAS

 

 

 

pamirs tourism archaeology deruj fortress jawshangoz roshtkala

Deruj fortress on the Jawshangoz plain (Roshtkala)

 

pamirs tourism archaeology kahkaha fortress namadgut wakhan

Kahkaha fortress in Namadgut (Wakhan)

 

pamirs tourism wakhan yamchun

The Wakhan from Yamchun

 

pamirs tourism roshtkala shokhdara turumtaikul lake

Turumtaikul (Shokhdara - between Djavshangoz and Koitezak)

 
pamirs tourism mountains pik lenin sary mogol

Transalai range with Pik Lenin at sunrise (from Sary Mogol)


pamirs tourism mountains pik lenin sary mogol

Transalai range with Pik Lenin at sunset (from Sary Mogol)

 

pamirs tourism murghab kyzylgorum lake

Kyzylgorum lake, near Shaimak, Murghab district

 

pamirs tourism murghab yashilkul lake

Yashilkul ('Green lake'), near Bulunkul, Murghab district

 

pamirs tourism murghab yurt

Yurt interior, Murghab


pamirs tourism murghab alichur

Madyan valley, west of Murghab town

   

pamirs tourism murghab ajdarkel dragon lake

Ajdarkel ('dragon lake') near Shaimak, Murghab district

 

pamirs tourism murghab shorkul lake

Shorkul, Murghab district

 

pamirs tourism murghab akbaital pass

Akbaital pass (4,655m), Pamir highway

 

pamirs tourism murghab akbaital river

Valley north of Akbaital, Pamir highway

 

pamirs tourism murghab rangkul lake

Rangkul, Murghab district

 

pamirs tourism murghab alichur

Alichur plain at sunrise


  pamirs tourism murghab alichur

Alichur plain at sunrise, looking West

 

pamirs tourism murghab karakul lake

Karakul, Pamir highway

 

pamirs tourism murghab river madyan

Murghab and the Madian valley, Pamir highway

 

pamirs tourism wakhan

Wakhan from Yamchun

 

pamirs tourism wakhan fortress Zamr-i-atish-parast fire-worshippers

'Zamr-i-atish-parast' ('Fortress of fire worshippers') Yamchun

 

pamirs tourism barchadev bartang river sarez lake

Barchidev (Bartang)

 

pamirs tourism murghab zorkul lake

Zorkul looking west

 

pamirs tourism murghab zorkul lake

Zorkul looking southeast 


pamirs tourism murghab yashilkul lake

Yashilkul looking northeast 


pamirs tourism murghab zorkul lake pamir river

Pamir river near Zorkul

 

pamirs tourism murghab kulma pass mustagh ata mountain

Kulma pass with view of Mustagh Ata (7,456m) 

pamirs tourism murghab kulma pass mustagh ata mountain

Kulma pass - Chinese frontier 


pamirs tourism murghab kulma pass mustagh ata mountain

Kulma looking west to Murghab 


pamirs tourism murghab great-pamir istyk river

Istyk river near Jarty Gumbez 


pamirs tourism murghab bulunkul lake

Bulunkul 

pamirs tourism murghab great pamir zorkul lake

Great Pamir (north of Zorkul) 


pamirs tourism great-pamir murghab chechtebe

Great Pamir (near Chechtebe) 


pamirs tourism murghab shorkul lake

Shorkul (Murghab District)


  pamirs tourism murghab rangkul lake

Rangkul (Murghab District)

 

pamirs tourism murghab kyzylgorum lake

Kyzylgorum Lake (Murghab District)

 

pamirs tourism murghab alichur

Alichur plain at sunset with Akbalik ('white fish') pool

 
pamirs tourism murghab karakul lake

Karakul looking south (Pamir Highway)

 

pamirs tourism murghab karakul lake

Karakul looking west (Pamir Highway)

 

pamirs tourism mountains pik lenin sary mogol

Pik Lenin (7,134m) from Saryk Mongol

 

pamirs tourism murghab sasikul lake

Sasikul (Pamir Highway)

 
pamirs tourism murghab tuzkul lake

Tuzkul (Pamir Highway)

 

pamirs tourism murghab fedchenko glacier mountain

Fedchenko Glacier (photo Surat Toimastov)


All text and photographs (c) Robert Middleton 2002


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