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'''Panjakent''' is a city in [[Tajikistan]], located on the road from [[Ayni]] to [[Samarkand]].
 
'''Panjakent''' is a city in [[Tajikistan]], located on the road from [[Ayni]] to [[Samarkand]].
  
== Hitching out ==
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== Hitchhiking out ==
  
===West towards [[Samarkand]] ([[Uzbekistan|UZ]]) (A377 ===
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=== West towards [[Samarkand]] ([[Uzbekistan|UZ]]) (A377) ===
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'''N.B. that since 2011 border controls to Samarkand are only for locals.'''
  
 
There is a border control point located 10 km away from town. Take a minibus there from the market and hitch from the border. Traffic is low.
 
There is a border control point located 10 km away from town. Take a minibus there from the market and hitch from the border. Traffic is low.
  
The Border crossing between Panjakent and [[Samarkand has the most friendly staff among the Tajik-Uzbek border checkpoints.  
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The Border crossing between Panjakent and Samarkand has the most friendly staff among the Tajik-Uzbek border checkpoints.
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Latest revision as of 14:17, 16 July 2012

Panjakent is a city in Tajikistan, located on the road from Ayni to Samarkand.

Hitchhiking out

West towards Samarkand (UZ) (A377)

N.B. that since 2011 border controls to Samarkand are only for locals.

There is a border control point located 10 km away from town. Take a minibus there from the market and hitch from the border. Traffic is low.

The Border crossing between Panjakent and Samarkand has the most friendly staff among the Tajik-Uzbek border checkpoints.