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by Mtncanyon
Fri Jul 15, 2016 12:58 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Tajik visa registration
Replies: 17
Views: 8125

Re: Tajik E Visa Registration

I called US embassy. They called Ministy of Foreign Relations. An Evisa is the same as a tourist visa. No registration needed for up to 30 days. If you confront this problem my advice is to pull out your phone, tell them above and call, or act as if you are. Don't pay
by Mtncanyon
Fri Jul 15, 2016 7:54 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Tajik visa registration
Replies: 17
Views: 8125

Tajik E Visa Registration

Hello. I'm in Dushanbe on an evisa. I've been here 10 days and went to OVIR to extend it to 45 days. They told me si had to pay a fine because I didn't register within first 3 days. I told them they were wrong. They told me to check with ministry of foreign affairs. At hotel they told me it's a scam...
by Mtncanyon
Thu Jun 30, 2016 3:42 pm
Forum: Kazakhstan
Topic: Share a day or overnight trip from Almaty
Replies: 0
Views: 967

Share a day or overnight trip from Almaty

Hello. Looking to share a day or overnight trip to Charyn or the singing dunes in the next day or two
by Mtncanyon
Thu Jun 30, 2016 3:39 pm
Forum: Kazakhstan
Topic: Tien Shen Observatory near Almaty
Replies: 1
Views: 1393

Tien Shen Observatory near Almaty

Hello. Im in Almaty. I heard that it may be possible to stay overnight at the observatory but havent been able to contact them. Has anyone been there recently or gave any info re this or if road access is possible? Thx
by Mtncanyon
Wed Dec 09, 2015 8:00 pm
Forum: Outdoor adventures
Topic: Cycling the Pamir highway from Dushanbe to Bishkek
Replies: 1
Views: 2679

Cycling the Pamir highway from Dushanbe to Bishkek

Hello, In June or July I plan to cycle from Dushanbe to Bishkek indpendently. Can anyone recommend an agency which will rent me a bike and allow me to drop it off at the end of the trek? Is June a good month to ride the highway? I am bringing a tent but I assume stays with locals are possible. any a...