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Dushanbe (Tajik: Душанбе, Duşanbe) is the capital and largest city of Tajikistan. Dushanbe means Monday in the Tajik language. It was so named because it grew from a village that originally had a popular market on Mondays. Until 1929, the city was known in Russian as Dyushambe (Russian: Дюшамбе, Djušambe), and from 1929 to 1961 as Stalinabad (Tajik: Сталинобод, Stalinoвod). As of 2014, Dushanbe has a population of 778,500.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Dushanbe, Tajikistan. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. Tour packages of Dushanbe are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Dushanbe*

  • Living in Dushanbe - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 68.96 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Dushanbe

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Dushanbe

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.43 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 11.08 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 44.32 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 22.16 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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