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“Chakan Guest House-Nabi”

Location and atmosphere
“Chakan Guest House-Nabi” is located in one of the most picturesque gorges of the Hazrati Shoh mountain range, 3 kilometers from Dushanbe-Kulyab-Sh. Shohin-Pamir international highway(A-385) in Nuriddin Mahmud village and 27 kilometers from the center of Shamsiddin Shohin district of Khatlon region. “Chakan Guest House-Nabi” are offered a comfortable two-story building with 5 comfortable double rooms decorated in the national style. There is hot and cold water, an internal bathroom and a shared kitchen. On the territory of the guest house is equipped a large platform for the organization of tent camp.
Accommodation in double rooms and equipment of the guest house includes satellite TV, a large household plot with the possibility of parking vehicles, a campsite for the tent camp, a trestle bed for rest and meals, summer showers, viewing platforms for watching wild animals, as well as a site for organization of local people folklore performances. In the vicinity of the guest house you can watch a watering of wild animals that descend from the mountains to the lowlands in the evening. In the guest house the guests will be offered three meals a day with organic products from the farm (dietary meat, honey, dairy products, fruits and vegetables, dried fruits, tea from medicinal plants and pure spring water. Our chefs with sophistication and oriental flavor will prepare for guests a variety of dishes of national cuisine.
Surroundings and activities
The location of the guest house is a paradise for enthusiasts of outdoor activities, recreation, tracks in the mountains, sports licensed hunting where tourists can get a lot of unforgettable impressions and exciting adventures. This is truly a unique place where intoxicates the clean mountain air, open spaces and unforgettable beauty of nature. The mountains and the gorge where is located the guest house are picturesque wooded hills with diverse flora and fauna, many of which are listed in the Red Book of Tajikistan. Walking along the slopes of the mountains and the gorge, enjoying the amazing nature you can see here the unique in its beauty and grace the Great Goat of Markhor, whose range is rather limited in the world. There is a river near the guest house formed by melt waters, which will allow guests to swim in a natural pond and sunbathe. Another feature of the area is that the gorge, in which the guest house is located, surrounded by amazing Rocky Mountains, steep stone walls, which are great for climb enthusiasts.
Special remarks
The program of stay of tourists in the “Chakan Guesthouse- Nabi” provides the organization of folklore and ethnographic performances with the participation of local residents, who will demonstrate the full flavor of the local singing and dancing art. The peculiarity of the guest house is that it is located on the territory of its own hunting entity where tourists can observe wild boars, hares, foxes, porcupines and even possibly wolves in natural conditions, and the hunting entity administration provides for rest and protection from poachers. Tourists who have appropriate experience and climbing skills, taking with them the necessary equipment can make an ascent of any category of complexity. Also in the stay program for guests will be organized walks in the vicinity of the guest house on the horseback and donkeys. At the guest house the guests will be offered three meals a day using organic local traditional products. According to the preferences of tourists, local chefs can cook various national dishes, including those cooked in the field: lamb on a roaster, tandoor-kabob, kayla, kebabs from fresh meat of local sheep and goats grazing in alpine meadows, which is distinguished by its special flavor and taste, in cooking process of which tourists can take an active part.

Languages spoken

  • Russian, Tadjik


  • Number of persons
  • Number of rooms
  • Prices on request


  • Own restaurant/canteen
  • Sales of own produce
  • Meals available
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Distance to supermarket
    27 km
  • Distance to restaurants
    27 km


  • B
  • v
    Horse riding
  • #
    Guided excursions in the surroundings

Facilities and activities in the surroundings (< 15 km)

  • #
    Guided nature tours
  • v
    Horse riding

Smoking and Pets

  • a
    Pets allowed if agreed upon

Landscape characteristics

  • Height above sea level (in meters)
  • Y
    Hilly scenery
  • D
    Mountainous to alpine landscape
  • l
    Predominantly agricultural
  • C
    Stream, river, canal

Route description

Nearest city
Nearest village
Khirmanjo Village