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Khishortow Destination Guide

Touring Khishortow in Tajikistan

Khishortow in the region of Sughd with its 48 citizens is a city located in Tajikistan - some 48 mi or ( 77 km ) North of Dushanbe , the country's capital city .

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Time in Khishortow is now 04:56 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Dushanbe " with a UTC offset of 5 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Baghlan, Samarkand, Istaravshan, Mu'minobod, and Iski-Darkh. Being here already, consider visiting Baghlan . Check out our recomendations for Khishortow ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Anzob Tunnel

The Anzob Tunnel, or "The Tunnel of Death", as it is locally known, is a five km long tunnel located 80 km northwest of Tajikistan's capital Dushanbe. The tunnel connects the Tajik capital to the country's second largest city, Khujand, travel to which, prior to the tunnel's construction, required travelers to cross the border into Uzbekistan in order to travel between the two cities. It is also a transit route between Dushanbe and Uzbekistan's capital Tashkent.

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Located at 39.13 68.86 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Transport in Tajikistan, Transport infrastructure completed in 2007, Tunnels completed in 2007, Tunnels in Tajikistan


Shamtuch is a town and jamoat in north-west Tajikistan. It is located in Aini District in Sughd province. The jamoat has a total population of 6,055.

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Located at 39.40 69.03 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Jamoats of Tajikistan, Populated places in Tajikistan