Tajikistan is a paradise for mountains. Some 93% of the country is mountainous, its landscape shaped by the Pamir-Alay Ranges. Several of the peaks soar above 7,000m, and alpinists come from all over the world to climb Ismoil Somoni Peak (7,495m) and others.
Whether you are a novice trekking or advanced mountaineer, Tajikistan has suitable routes for you. Many tour operators offer mountain tours and climbing expeditions, which include training and equipment and are led by experienced guides.