Health and Immunization

There are no mandatory immunisations for travellers to Tajikistan however you must be current on Typhoid, Tetanus Polio and Hepatitis A. Malaria is prevalent in certain areas of Tajikistan so we recommend you consult with your local doctor or travel centre as to the most appropriate vaccinations and preventative treatment.

Cultural Sensitivity

On our tours you will often meet local people Each with distinct tradition and customs. It is your responsibility to be respectful and considerate to local people. You can always rely on your tour guides or tour leaders to assist you.

The first thing to say about traveling in Central Asia is that most regions, including the towns and cities, are more laid back in their attitude to Islam than their neighboring areas to the south in Afghanistan and Pakistan. It is an Muslim area , and it’s essential to be careful in specific regions. T-shirts and shorts that are long are acceptable for males and females in cities, however in the case of visiting any mosques active, everyone should wear trousers which are shorter than the knee, and tops that cover shoulders. A headscarf is also suggested for women. The tour takes us to remote places that are not normally visited by tourists. Locals are extremely modest in their attire and therefore you’re likely to feel more at ease dressed in conservative clothes too.

Language & Religion

Tajik is the official tongue of Tajikistan. Russian is still extensively used to communicate and for business.

Most people follow Sunni Islam. A small number of people are followers of Russian Orthodox, Catholicism and Buddhism.

Drinks and food

The tour is focused on soups and other meats. Vegetables can be difficult to locate in remote areas or at higher elevations. There are plenty of dried fruit and nuts to try though.

With regard to alcohol, your options are typically limited to vodka or beer, so those looking for something different – Scotch or Gin for instance – needs to buy it duty free and bring it with them. Mixer drinks like tonic water aren’t easy to come across, but.

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