Lake Karakul is one of the driest places in all Central Asia (Credit: Credit: Dave Stamboulis) View image of A lake on the roof of the world (Credit: Credit: Dave Stamboulis) View image of An epic adventure (Credit: Credit: Dave Stamboulis) View image of A spectacular, yet lifeless lake (Credit: Credit: Dave Stamboulis) View image of The ‘Dead Sea’ of Central Asia (Credit: Credit: Dave Stamboulis) View image of A desolate, remote spot (Credit: Credit: Dave Stamboulis) View image of A lake-side ghost town (Credit: Credit: Dave Stamboulis) View image of Reminders of an important past (Credit: Credit: Dave Stamboulis) View image of A lake that gets no water (Credit: Credit: Dave Stamboulis)

BBC Travel – Adventure Experience