Private Gay Friendly Tour Guides
To fully appreciate Dushanbe you need to book a Holiday Houseboy, your gay friendly tour guide. He will be able to show you around like a local. Whether you want to see the tourist sites, places off the beaten track or discover new experiences, the Holiday Houseboy is there to help you. He looks after your safety and welfare at all times.
How To Book A Solo Tour Guide
To book any of our Solo Tour Guides please go to the enquiry form.
Or send an email to email@example.com.
Alternatively whatsapp +94-76-630-1069.
Remember a Solo Tour Guide looks after your safety and welfare at all times.
Highlights of Dushanbe
Dushanbe is the capital of Tajikistan. It is nestled in between Turkmenistan to the west, Uzbekistan and Kyrgystan to the north, China to the east and Afghanistan to the south. Moreover part of the silk road route, Dushanbe has experienced influences from the east and the west.
Dushanbe, in fact, means “Monday” in Persian as traditionally the bazaars were open on Mondays for trade. Besides beings an ex-soviet block country, Tajikistan suffered internal turmoil between rival factions. Especially when they gained independence in 1924.
Following the Soviet way, education follows a strictly controlled curriculum. Similarly the Tajik National University, the largest in the country, is funded by the government.
To get around Dushanbe there is a trolleybus system. Constructed since 1955, it still serves the ciy today.
Things to do in Dushanbe include visiting Rudaki park, which also hosts a statue of the famous Persian poet of the same name and the Flagpole. Visit too the National Museum of Tajikistan, the Noor art gallery or take a trip on the amazing Pamir highway, also called “The Roof of the World”. Better still contact our solo tour guide for a personal insight to Tajikistan’s history and culture.
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