An essential resource for any traveller in the Pamirs, this excellent office has lists of guides, drivers and homestays, rents simple trekking gear (tents and sleeping bags) and can help organise transport, hikes an…
A 30-day single-entry tourist visa for Afghanistan is usually issued within 24 hours. All that's required is one photo, a self-written letter of purpose (including planned route), application form, passport photocop…
Operating out of Dushanbe, highly experienced Mullo Abdo Shagarf can arrange mountaineering guides, horse treks and other tailor-made Wakhan adventures according to interest. The agency has an office in Khorog.
Sending extra kit home may make for more room in a cramped shared 4WD, although the postal service from Tajikistan is not very reliable.
At the time of writing this ATM, in common with all others, was not working with international cards but money exchange is possible.
Stocks all the basics including high-altitude medication (although this is better brought with medical advice from home).
This ATM theoretically dispenses cash but was not functioning with foreign cards at the time of writing.
Khorog is a peaceful town in a generally safe region but the police can help with general mishaps.
Registration or enquiries concerning visa extensions are handled here.
Various tours and competitive rates for taxi hire. Contact Ergash.