Khazret Sultan
Hazrati Sulton choʻqqisi
Khazret Sultan Hazrati Sulton choʻqqisi is located in Uzbekistan
Khazret Sultan Hazrati Sulton choʻqqisi
Location in Uzbekistan (on the border with Tajikistan)
Highest point
Elevation4,643 m (15,233 ft)[1]
Prominence564 m (1,850 ft)[1]
ListingCountry high point
Coordinates38°56′54″N 68°10′20″E / 38.94833°N 68.17222°E / 38.94833; 68.17222Coordinates: 38°56′54″N 68°10′20″E / 38.94833°N 68.17222°E / 38.94833; 68.17222[1]
Geography
LocationTajikistanUzbekistan border
Parent rangeGissar Range, Pamir Mountains
Climbing
Easiest routeDushanbe (Tajikistan) through Varzob gorge & Lake Iskanderkul[2]

Khazret Sultan (in Uzbek Hazrati Sulton choʻqqisi) is a mountain and the highest point of Uzbekistan,[3] with an elevation of 4,643 metres (15,233 ft). It is located on the border of Uzbekistan and Tajikistan, in Surxondaryo Region, in the Uzbek part of the Gissar Range. This mountain was formerly known as Peak of the 22nd Congress of the Communist Party.

See also

References

  1. ^ a b c "Uzbekistan High Point" on Peakbagger Retrieved 2011-10-4.
  2. ^ Khazret Sultan - Peakware.com
  3. ^ (in English) "Uzbelkistan will publish its own book of records". Moscow: Ferghana News agency. 18 July 2007. Archived from the original on 27 February 2012.