Resources

Maps and Tourist Information

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Ther META office will be open again in spring 2015 in Murghab at 102, Osh Street, Murghab so you can visit the team there or phone Januzak META President on 934 652 005 or Gulnara META Director on 935 181 808. Both speak good English.

A historic article from April 1899 explains the political importance of the Pamir region.

Cultural Information

The Environment

Matt Traver’s interesting article on his 2013 exploration of the Alichursky mountains with some beautiful photos of the region. Watch out too for his forthcoming film on his experiences with the nomadic hunters of the region.

Journal for Environmental Management article on “Realities and myths of the Teresken Syndrome – An evaluation of the exploitation of dwarf shrub resources in the Eastern Pamirs of Tajikistan

The second highest peak in Tajikistan – Peak Lenin – lies on the northernmost edge of the Eastern Pamir region.

The Wakhan corridor forms the southern boundary of the Eastern Pamir and offers more beautiful scenery and remote locations. Check out this beautiful brochure advertising tourism in the Afghan Wakhan