Chapdara lakes

Alplager Alaudin base camp - Chapdara valley - Fan mountains - Tajikistan
Nomad's Land

Sughd β€’ Tajikistan β€’ 2782 m

Lake Chapdara or locally called Kuli Chapdara, the largest of the Alaudin Lakes (300 to 400 meters in diameter), which is part of a system consisting mainly of three large and several small lakes, connected by underground tributaries and outlets mountain waters. It is located in the Ayni region in the western part of the Gissar ridges of the Fan Mountains. They are located in the upper gorge of the Chapdara River, at the foot of the peak bearing its name and culminating at 5,049 meters above sea level.