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Tajik destinations and sights
With peaks of more than 7,000m, the Pamir Mountains are the highest in Central Asia and are surpassed in height only by the Himalayas. In Tajikistan you can explore the crystal clear lakes and rivers in mountain gorges and experience the Tajik hospitality and cuisine at the river banks of Syr Darya, Amu Darya and their tributaries. Tajikistan is divided roughly into 4 different regions: Pamir, the Southwestern fertile plateau, the Fann mountains and the North Tajikistan in the Ferghana valley. All the the regions have their very own character and should all be explored in order to get a comprehensive understanding of the country. Tajik destinations and sights include many geological wonders like hot springs, gemstones and fossils together with man made sights like the largest dams in the world.