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Kayrakkum Reservoir

From Khujand 20 km, Khujand 735700, Tajikistan
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Worth a Visit - What Else is There?

Taking marshrutka 40 or 40A from opposite Khijand Bazaar gets you a 30 min drive to the gates of a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lee P
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Dip worthy

A man made “sea” in Khujand the reservoir, now officially designated as the Tajik Sea as of 2016... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
JGDynamo
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New Brunswick, Canada
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18 Jun 2018
“Dip worthy”
1 week ago
“Worth a Visit - What Else is There?”
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From Khujand 20 km, Khujand 735700, Tajikistan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taking marshrutka 40 or 40A from opposite Khijand Bazaar gets you a 30 min drive to the gates of a Sanitarium on the banks of the reservoir. From there you can walk to the main beaches, with a separate swimming area. The marshrutkas will pick...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

A man made “sea” in Khujand the reservoir, now officially designated as the Tajik Sea as of 2016. It is part of a designated wetlands or Ramsar site and it is quite large so it gives the impression of an inland sea. Lots of birds...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2015

OK, it's really a reservoir, but it's a nice big lake, with swimming that will help bribing down the high-90s temps you are otherwise enduring in summertime Sughd.

4  Thank Kelly H
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