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About Tour operators Silk Road and Himalayas

We are a small, highly experienced “boutique” travel company operating unique tours thoughout Central Asia, Far East, and Indian Subcontinent.

Up coming Holiday and Travel show in Melbourne

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Snow Leopard Tours Pty Ltd will exhibit at the Holiday and Travel Show in Melbourne Australia which takes place on 22-23 of February 2013. Visit our stand HS45 and meet our travel experts.  If you would like to arrange a private meeting, please send us an email. For more information’s please visit http://travelxpo.com.au/Melbourne/  We hope to see you more »

Kyrgyzstan announce visa free travel

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President of Kyrgyzstan enacts the Law “On introduction of visa-free travel for citizens of some countries for up to 60 days” 24/07-2012 15:42, Bishkek – 24.kg news agency President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev enacted the Law “On introduction of visa-free travel for citizens of some countries for up to 60 days”. President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek more »

Tibet open again for tourist

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All Foreign tourists to Tibet can now get entry permits, according to the officials, in Lhasa. “The ban has been lifted so we can now obtain all the regular permits for our customers.” Our agency also provided guidelines for obtaining visas and permits, and finding the required tour group. For more information please write to us more »

Five Stan Tours looking for more people to join

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Central Asia High Road ( Five Stan Tours) We have a guaranteed departures on 30 August starting in Ashgabad looking for more people to join to get the lower cost. for more information please visit the link  http://www.snowleopardtours.com/central-asia-highroad-five-stan-tours/ or write to us: [email protected]  

Burma (Myanmar) Discovery

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Tour operates: Throughout the year
No. of days: 12 nights 13 days
Destinations: Yangon- Heho-Inle Lake- Pindaya-Kalaw- Mt. Popa-Bagan- Pakokku –Monywa- Mandalay- Amarapura-Ava-Sagaing- Mingun
Transport: All private air conditioned transport, domestic flights
Accommodations: All comfortable class accommodation with private facilities
Guides: Fully escorted by our English speaking
Tour start and ending point: Yangon
Guaranteed departure: Daily- Minimum 2 people required Continue reading

China Forbids International Tourism to Tibet Indefinitely

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China has stopped issuing entry permits to Tibet until indefinite period Fore more details http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/headlines/2012/06/china-forbids-international-tourism-to-tibet-indefinitely/      

New web site layout issues

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Hello all, Currently we are updating the layout of of our web site snowleopardtours.com which is bit slow in uploading and we are trying our best to resolve the issue as soon as possible. In the mean time if you would like you can browse our old site visit www.pamirwakhantravel.com Sorry for the inconvenience. From the team of more »

K2 Gando Goro La Trek

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Tour operates: June until September
No of days: 20 nights 21 days
Transport: All private transfers, economy class domestic flights
Accommodations:All comfortable tourist class accommodation with private facilities, camping with communal facilities
Guide:Fully Escorted English speaking guides throughout the tour
Tour starting and ending point: Islamabad
Guaranteed departure: Daily- Minimum 2 people required Continue reading

About Us

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Thank you for your interest in our trips. We are a small, highly experienced “boutique” travel company designing and operating unique tours though out Central Asia, Far East, and Indian Subcontinent. Our specialty is arranging small-group and customized tours in China, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Pakistan, Iran, Nepal, India, Mongolia and Tibet. If you are looking more »

Karakorum Highroad Kashgar to Hunza Valley

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Tour operates: April until November
No of days:12 nights 13 days
Destinations:Kashgar-Karakul Lake-Tashkurgan-Khunjerab pass-Sost-Passu-Borith Lake-Gulmit-Duiker-Karimabad
Accommodations: All comfortable class accommodation with private facilities , one night at borith Lake in Guest house with basic facilities
Guides:Fully escorted English speaking local guides in each country
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Treasures of Uzbekistan

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Tour operates: March until November
No of days: 9 nights 10 days
Tour cost from: 1130 US Dollar
Route: Tashkent-Urgench-Khiva-Bukhara-Shakrisabz-Samarkand
Transport: All private transfers in air conditioned transport, economy class domestic flight
Accommodations:All comfortable accommodations with private facilities
Guide:Fully Escorted English speaking guides throughout the tour
Tour starting and ending point: Tashkent
Guaranteed departure: Daily- Minimum 2 people required Continue reading

Uzbekistan Highlights

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Tour operates: March until November
No of days:14 nights 15 days
Route:Tashkent-Nukus-Aral Sea-Khiva-Bukhara-Shakhrisabz-Samarkand-Ferghana
Transport: Private air conditioned transport, economy class domestic flight.
Accommodations: All comfortable accommodations with private facilities
Guides: Fully Escorted English speaking Guides Continue reading

Uzbekistan & Kyrgyzstan Tours Via Ferghana Valley

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Tour operates: April until October
No of days: 17 nights 18 days
Tour cost from: 2145US Dollar
Route: Tashkent-Urgench-Khiva-Bukhara-Shakrisabz-Samarkand-Ferghana valley-Osh-Chykan Gorge- Bishkek-Issyk kol-Karakol-Arashan Valley
Transport: Private busses, domestic flight
Guides: Fully escorted by an experienced guide throughout the tour in both country
Tour starting point: Tashkent
Ends: Bishkek Continue reading

Markets and Minarets of the Silk Road Tashkent to Kashgar

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Tour operates: May until October
No. of days: 22 nights 23 days
Destinations: Tashkent-Khiva-Bukhara-Samarkand-Tashkent-Ferghana valley-Osh-Chickan-Bishkek-Chong Kemin-Issyk Kul Lake-Karakul- Altyn Arshan valley-Tamga village-Song Kul Lake-Tash Rabat-Kashgar-Karkaul Lake.
Transport: Private air conditioned transport, economy class domestic flights
Accommodations: All comfortable class accommodation with private facilities 4 nights in Yurt and guest house with basic communal facilities
Guides: English Speaking Fully escorted Guides Continue reading

Jewels of Persia Tashkent to Tehran

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Tour operates: March until November
No. of days: 20 nights 21 days
Destinations: Tehran- Kashan-Abyaneh-Isfahán-Yazd-Shiraz-Pasargadae-Persepolis-Mashhad-Ashgabad-Mary-Bukhara-Samarkand-Tashkent
Transport: Private air conditioned transport, economy class domestic flights
Accommodations: All comfortable class accommodation with private facilities
Guides: Fully escorted by our English speaking guides in each country
Tour starting and end point: Tehran or vice versa Continue reading

The Ancient Cities of the Silk Road Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan

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Tour operates: March until October
No. of days: 12 nights 13 days
Destinations: Tashkent-Samarkand-Bukhara-Mary-Ashgabad-Dashoguz-Urgench Kunya-Khiva
Transport: Private air conditioned transport, economy class domestic flight
Accomodations: All comfortable accommodations with private facilities
Guides: English speaking guides
Tour starting and ending point: Tashkent
Ashgabad or Tashkent Continue reading

Tajikistan Highlights

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Tour operates: May until September

No of days: 12 nights 13 days-

Tour cost from: US Dollar

Route: Dushanbe-Kalaikum-Khorog-Ishkashim-Langar-Murghab-Karakol

Transport: Private Jeeps

Guides: Fully escorted by an experienced guide in each country

Tour sta Continue reading

Jewels of the Silk Road Xian to Tashkent

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Tour operates: April until October No of days: 22 nights 23 days Tour cost from:$3440 US Dollar Destinations:Xian-Lanzhuo-Xiahe-Labrang-Jayiguan-Dunhuang-Turfan-Urumqi-Kashgar-Karakul Lake-Irkeshtam pass-Sarai Tash-Osh-Ferghana valley Tashkent-Urgench-Khiva Bukhara-Shakhrisabz-Samarkand Accommodations: All comfortable accommodations with private facilities one night in local guest house in Kyrgyzstan with communal facilities.
Transport: Private air conditioned transport, economy class domestic flight, High speed bullet trains.
Tour starting and ending point: Xian-Tashkent or vice versa
Guaranteed Departures: Every Thursday- Minimum 2 people required Continue reading

Silk Road Discovery- Beijing to Tashkent

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Tour operates: April until October
No of days: 22 nights 23 days
Tour cost from: US Dollars From 4160 USD
Destinations: Beijing-Xian-Dunhuang-Turfan-Urumqi-Kashgar- Torugart pass-Issyk Kul lake-Karakol-Bishkek-Ala Archa park-Tashkent-Urgench-Khiva-Bukhara-Shakhrisabz-Samarkand
Transport: Private air conditioned transport, economy class flights, High speed Bullet trains Continue reading

In The Footsteps of Marco Polo (Xian to Tashkent)

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Tour operates: April until October
No of days: 23 nights 24 days
Tour cost from: 3290 US Dollar
Destinations:Xian-Lanzhou-Xiahe-Labrang-Jiayuguan-Dunhuang-Turfan-Urumqi- Heavenly Lake-Kashgar-Karakul Lake-Torugart pass-IssykKul lake-Karakol-Bishkek-AlaArcha park-Tashkent-Urgench-Khiva-Bukhara-Shakhrisabz-Samarkand
Accommodations: All comfortable accommodations with private facilities one night in Typical Kyrgyz Yurt with communal facilities.
Transport:Private air conditioned transport, economy class domestic flight, soft sleeper, overnight trains.
Tour starting and ending point: Xian-Tashkent or vice versa
Guaranteed Departures: Every wednesday- Minimum 2 people required Continue reading

KYRGYZSITAN, KASHGAR AND HUNZA VALLEY

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Tour operates: June to September
No of days: 17 Tour cost from: 1485 Euro
Tour Route: Bishkek-Issik Kul-Tash Rabat-Kashgar-Tashkurgan-Khunjerab pass-Gulmit Hunza-Karimabad
Transport: Private busses 4×4 Jeeps, domestic economy flights
Tour starting point: Bishkek
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Bam-i-Jahan (Roof of the World) Pamir & Karakorum Highway Adventure

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Tour operates: Mid May until September
No of days: 23 nights 24 days
Tour cost from: US Dollar
Route: Dushanbe-Kalaikum-Khorog-Ishkashim-Langar-Murghab-Kizil Art pass-Sarai Tash-Irkeshtam pass-Kashgar-Tashkurgan-Khunjerab Pass-Hunza valley-Gulmit-Karimabad
Transport: Private Jeeps, Van and domestic flight
Guides: Fully escorted by an experienced guide in each country
Tour starting point: Dushanbe
Tour ends: Kashgar Continue reading

The Grand Silk Road Tours – Delhi to Tashkent

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Tour operates: May to October
No of days: 32
Tour cost from: 4045 US Dollar
Tour Route: Delhi-Shekawati-Jaipure-Agra-Amritsar-Lahore-Islamabad-Besham-Gilgit-Hunza-Karimabad-Gulmit-Khunjerab pass-Tashkurgan-Kashgar-Tash Rabat-Issik Kul lake-Bishkek-Taraz-Tashkent-Samarkand- Bukhara-Khiva
Transport: All private transfers, one public bus Lahore to Islamabad, Soft sleeper trains and domestic flights. Continue reading

Tashkent to Kashgar via Pamir Highway

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Tour operates: End of May until September
No of days: 21 nights 22 dayss
Tour cost from: US Dollar 4380
Route: Tashkent-Khiva-Bukhara-Samarkand-Khujand-Iskandar Kul-Dushanbe-Kalaikum-Khorog-Ishkashim-Langar-Murghab-Kizil Art pass-Sarai Tash-Irkeshtam Pass-Kashgar
Transport: Private Jeeps, Car, Van depending on the group size
Guides: Fully escorted by an experienced guide in each country
Tour starting point: Tashkent Continue reading

Pamir Highway Adventures- Dushanbe to Bishkek

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Tour operates: May until September
No of days: 11 nights 12 days
Tour cost from: US Dollar
Route: Dushanbe-Kalaikum-Khorog-Ishkashim-Langar-Blunkul-Murghab-Karakol Kizil Art pass-Saray Tash-Osh-Bishkek
Transport: Private Jeeps, Van
Guides: English Speaking Guides
Tour starting point: Dushanbe or Bishkek
End Point: Bishkek or Dushanbe
Guaranteed departure: Daily- Minimum 2 people required
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Kyrgystan Highlight

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Tour operates: May until September

No of days:15 nights 16 days

Tour cost from: US Dollar

Route: Bishkek-Kok Moinok lake-Kok Mopinok pass-Issyk kul lake-Jety Oguz-gorge Telety-Telety pass-Karakolgorge-Ala Kullake-Altyn-Arashan gorge-Karakol-Cholpon-Ata-Issyk Kullake-Boom gorge

Transport:Private Van, 4×4 Jeeps

Guides: Fully e Continue reading

Silk Road Odyssey-Islamabad to Tashkent

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Tour operates: May until November
No of days: 23 nights 24 days
Tour cost from: 3030 US Dollar
Tour Route:Islamabad-Taxila-Naran-Fairy Meadow-Gilgit-Duiker-Karimabad-Gulmit-Passu-Sost-Khunjerab pass-Tashkurgan-Kashgar-Torugart pass-Issyk Kul lake-Karakol-Bishkek-Ala Archa park-Tashkent-Urgench-Khiva-Bukhara-Shakrisabz-Samarkand Continue reading

Horse Ride Arabal Valley

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Tour operates: May until September

No of days: 11 nights 12 days

Tour cost from: US Dollar

Route: Bishkek-Song Kul Lake-Barskon Gorge-Arabel valley-Aki-Urgen valley-Tara gay-Arabel valley-Cholpon-Ata village

Transport:Private Van, 4×4 Jeeps

Guides: Fully escorted by an experienced guide through out the tour

Tour starting point: Bishkek

End Point: Bishkek Continue reading

Bishkek to Kashgar

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Tour operates: Mid May until Early October
No of days: 13 nights 14 days
Tour cost from: US Dollar
Route: Bishkek- IssykKul Lake -Karakul-AltynArshan valley, Tamga village- Song Kul-Tash Rabat-Torugart pass-Kashgar-Karakul Lake-Tashkurgan-Khunjerab pass-Shipton Arch.
Transport:private transfer by car, minivan and bus Continue reading

Central Asia High Road – Five Stan Tours

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Tour operates: May until September
No of days: 24 nights 25 days
Tour cost from: 3670 US Dollar
Route: Ashgabad-Darvaza-Marve-Bukhara-Samarkand-Khujand -Iskanderkul Lake-Dushanbe-Kalaikum-Khorog-Ishakahism-Langar-Murghab-Kizil Art pass-Sarai Tash-Osh- Chychkan Gorge – Kyzyl-Oy village- Song Kol Lake-Issyk-Kul Karakul-Bishkek-Almaty.
Transport: Private cars,busses, jeeps depend on the group size, domestic flight
Guides: Fully escorted by an experienced guide in each country
Tour starting point: Ashgabad or Almaty Continue reading