Graduates of the Lviv Pedagogical Institute S. Taranovskaya and M. Bondarchuk drive to their destination in the Pamirs. Mountain road. Pamir Mountains (filmed from the plane). Ruins of the Kafir-Kala fortress on the bank of a mountain river. The truck is driving along a mountain road. On the alpine pasture Garm, a flock of Pamir sheep and a herd of cows graze. A herd of yaks on the shore of a lake in the Apichurskaya valley. The girl milks the yak. Girls knit woolen stockings - djurab. Mountain river. The girls fill the jugs with water and give the drivers a drink. Residents of the village of Borushan are working on the construction of a canal through which water will flow from a 3-kilometer height into the valley. Harvesting of apricots, wheat. Mountain dwellers at the Harvest Festival; men play musical instruments. Camp of geologists in the Pamir mountains. Geologists cook food on a fire, examine a map, take notes. Hot spring Garm-chashma. The city of Khorog. View of the alpine Botanical Garden near the town of Khorog, founded by the Russian scientist A.V. Gursky. S. Taranovskaya and M. Bondarchuk, who arrived at their place of work, meet with the teacher A. Mamadalirova. Students present flowers to the teacher and girls.