Welcome to Zaamin

Zaamin district is located in the mountains of Jizzakh region (Uzbekistan), at an altitude of about 3000 meters above sea level and has a long history, as evidenced by the ruins of castles and legends, which for centuries, passing from mouth to mouth, have survived. But, first of all, this land is valuable for its unique nature: pine forests, medical air, etc. There are recreational resources, on the basis of which it is possible to develop many kinds of tourism. The National Park - is a natural health centre, a favourite recreation area of residents. The park creates a maximum of conditions and facilities for ecotourists. There are more than 50 species of medicinal and food plants in the park.

One of the attractions of national park is a huge, towering red rocks in a clearing in the Kyzyl-ataksay various fanciful forms resembling sphinxes. Local people call this place "Kyrkkyz", which means "forty virgins". The figures consist of conglomerates and sandstones. They are very polished in some places, sometimes have large and small cracks, which grow various shrubs.

Recreation area for recreation and tourism provided the sanatorium "Zaamin" and dozens of nearby resorts, guest houses and camps. There are waterfall, memorial wood - walnut, whose age is 270-300 years old, height - 20 m, width of the crown - 28 meters, the diameter of the barrel -2.7 m in this area.

Vacationers can move on the routes in the various vegetation and altitude zones. Route length of 5 to 13 kilometers one way, and are designed for a one-day shift of medium difficulty. In cases of multi-day itineraries organized the night in tents.

Map of Zaamin district