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Panjakent Destination Guide

Explore Panjakent in Tajikistan.

Panjakent in the region of Sughd with it's 35,085 inhabitants is located in Tajikistan - some 91 mi (or 147 km) North-West of Dushanbe, the country's capital city.

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Time in Panjakent is now 01:00 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Dushanbe" with an UTC offset of 5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Balkh, Baghlan, Samarkand, Bukhara, Zebon or Khujand. Since you are here already, consider visiting Toshmunor, Shurcha, Shingak, Panjakent, Mogul and Gharibak. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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At the border of Uzbekistan and Tajikist...

01:51 min ( February 03, 2011 by streetsoftheworld)
Views: 249 - Rating: 5/5

Photographer Jeroen Swolfs is at the border between Uzbekistan and Tajikistan. He is on the way to the capital of Tajikistan to take pictures for his project Streets of the World

2009 Tajikistan Part 1

05:29 min ( August 30, 2009 by Andrewqwerty123456)
Views: 2,188 - Rating: 5/5

The Middle Asia


Man blows sheep

00:42 min ( October 15, 2009 by Roger Chao)
Views: 32,700 - Rating: 3.25/5

A man blowing up a sheep to prepare it for skinning and cooking, before a traditional Uzbek wedding, in Kamartosh, Tajikistan www.steppebysteppe.com.au

Discover Zarafshan avi

01:26 min ( May 29, 2012 by ZerafshanTB)
Views: 184 - Rating: 0/5

The Zerafshan Valley is the cradle of Tajik civilization, home of the first city builders in Central Asia. The Bronze Age site of Sarazm, which translates as "the beginning of the land" in 2010 became...


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Interesting facts about this location

Panjakent

Panjakent, also spelled Panjikent, Panjekent or Penjikent, is a city in the Sughd province of Tajikistan on the Zeravshan River, with a population of 33,000 (2000 census). It was once an ancient town in Sogdiana. The ruins of the old town are on the outskirts of the modern city.

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Located at 39.5, 67.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Achaemenid cities, Former populated places in Tajikistan, Populated places in Tajikistan

Sujina

Sujina is a town and jamoat in western Tajikistan. It is located in Panjakent District in Sughd province. The jamoat has a total population of 10,253.

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Located at 39.5, 67.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Jamoats of Tajikistan, Populated places in Tajikistan

Sarazm

Sarazm is an ancient town and jamoat in north-western Tajikistan. It is located in Panjakent District in Sughd province. The archaeological site of the ancient city of Sarazm is located near Durman, a town situated in the Zarafshan Valley of north-west Tajikistan in the Sughd province near the border with Uzbekistan.

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Located at 39.5, 67.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Asian archaeology, History of Tajikistan, Jamoats of Tajikistan, Populated places in Tajikistan, World Heritage Sites in Tajikistan

Shing, Tajikistan

Shing is a town and jamoat in western Tajikistan. It is located in Panjakent District in Sughd province. The jamoat has a total population of 9,595.

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Located at 39.5, 67.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
Tags:Jamoats of Tajikistan, Populated places in Tajikistan