Top things to do in Arslanbob

Waterfall in Arslanbob

Twin Waterfall

A string of souvenir stalls leads to this 23m waterfall. Though the falls themselves are only worth a quick look, you can escape the summer crowds by walking on for 15 minutes using the path that crosses the stream …
Waterfall in Arslanbob

Long Waterfall

This thin 89m ribbon of waterfall is not an especially memorable site, but there's a certain fascination watching the throngs of local summer tourists (who mostly arrive by jeep), attempting to slither up and down i…
Central Asian in Arslanbob

Chaikhana Chinor

Specialises in samsa and fresh bread (baked to 7pm), but also serves plov and manty beneath a majestic ancient plane tree. Grab a tapchan and settle in – the tea will keep coming till you're bursting.
Cycling in Arslanbob

CBT Bike Challenge

CBT organises a one-day bike race with both off-road and paved routes from Arslanbob down towards Bazar Korgon. It's generally held the first week of May each year, but varies depending on the weather.
Sports in Arslanbob

CBT Ski Challenge

Join CBT's ski guides and excited local school children in this one-day ski festival, generally held the third week of January.
Amusement Park in Arslanbob


If you're not tired of people watching there's more to be had at the Turbaza, a decrepit yet still active Soviet-era holiday camp replete with punch-machines, an awfully grimy open-air swimming pool and a ragged dis…