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The M41, or the Pamir Highway (Russian: “Pamirsky Trakt”, Памирский тракт), is the road traversing the Pamir Mountains through Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia. It serves as the main supply route to Tajikistan’s Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region (GBAO) and international tourists will require a GBAO permit to travel the route in Tajikistan. The route has been in use for millennia as part of the ancient Silk Road trade route.

Due to the rugged terrain and the harsh, changeable weather conditions of the region, META are now attempting to provide as much information as can be made available to travelers in the Eastern Pamir section of the route. Along with feedback that we will collated from the tour operators of the region, your own latest travel reports are welcomed on this page to update information for those who might be following. Update below as of May 2015 but please see weather and travel report in the news section.

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Road conditions mapRoad altitude profileAltitude profiles courtesy of

Khorog back to M41 via Wakhan

Altitude profile courtesy of etc4CA