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by landstrykere
Sat Aug 27, 2016 11:43 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Kyzylart - Bor Dobo border crossing (Murghab-Sary Tash)
Replies: 46
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Re: Sary Tash-Murghab border crossing

I dug a bit deeper into the eco tax. Turns out it does exist. It was 1000 som when introduced in 2015, but now seems to be 740 som according to 2 reports I read. I was at that border the 27.07 (2016). We talked with the customs officer in order to see the regulation, and it did look legit. He sat a...
by landstrykere
Sat Aug 27, 2016 10:58 pm
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: Pamir Highway altitude sickness?
Replies: 4
Views: 4431

Re: Pamirs altitude sickness: Osh to Murghab

people are very different in regards to altitude.
I drove end July from Osh to Karakul at once, by car. Late in the evening I just felt like if I had a couple drinks. Nothing else. My travel friend had just a big headache until the morning.