Iskanderkul Lake, Sughd Province

Glacial in origin, Iskanderkul Lake offers panoramic vistas from an altitude of 2,195 m (7,201 ft). The turquoise waters contrast wonderfully against its alpine surroundings and provide the perfect photo opportunity. Due to the water's high mineral content, the lake has barely any aquatic life, but the surrounding forest, a designated nature reserve, is home to an abundance of plant and animal life. Use our Sughd Province tour planning site to arrange your visit to Iskanderkul Lake and other attractions in Sughd Province.
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  • A place where everyone should visit before leaving this mortal world as Alexander the Great did. As well as it was the most beautiful lake in Soviet Union. You will not regret to visit it believe me. ...  more »
  • unmissable lake, unfortunately the melting of snow increasing the flow of the river made that the color of the lake was not beautiful, after the lake towards the villages, beautiful views of the mountains
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  • One of the most beautiful places I have ever been to. A great view, nice scenery, pleasant weather and nice place to be.
  • Great touristic place
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