Turkmenistan trip: Tour 7


Turkmenistan trip Tour 7

Turkmenistan trip: Tour 7 

Day 1: Ashgabat
On arrival you will meet the group at the International Airport and drive to the Ertugrul Gazi mosque. The mosque was founded in the heart of Ashgabat, in Azadi street in the 90-s of the XX century and also called the Azadi Mosque. The Azadi Mosque is the largest one in Ashgabat and can accommodate up to 5,000 people. It was made in Turkish style and dedicated to Oguzkhan Ertogrul - Osman I, the father of Osman Empire first ruler. We will continue our way to the palace of Happiness. The Palace of the happiness will impress by the unique and beautiful panoramic view of the Ashgabat city. Transfer to a hotel.

Day 2: Ashgabat
In the morning we will travel to the Nisa ancient fortress. The next point of the tour will be held to the Kow Ata Underground lake. This cave is located 100 kilometers far from Ashgabat. There is a lake, which has warm stream, in the depth of 60 meters from entrance into the cave. It takes long steps with 350 stairs lead to it. Therapeutic water of the lake comprises sulphur, iodine, magnesium, potassium, sodium, sulphate, aluminum, bromine, iron, stibium. In total there are 38 elements in it. It is one of the largest underground lakes in the world. In the afternoon we will drive to the Gypchak Village the home place of the first president of Turkmenistan. In the Gypjak you can see one of the biggest mosques of the central Asia. Afterwards we will drive back to the Ashgabat city. Night is in a hotel.

Day 3: Ashgabat - Darwaza
The tour will start by visiting the Carpet Museum of the Ashgabat city. The museum released on 24 October 1994. It has the biggest collection of Turkmen carpets of any museum. It has an amusing collection of Turkmen carpets from the medieval via to the 20th century, counting over 1000 carpets from the 18th and 19th centuries. Sideways from its wide collection of antique carpets, it has many carpet articles, chuvals, khurjuns, torba and so on. In the afternoon we will drive to the Darwaza. Night is in a tent.

Day 4: Darvaza - Kone Urgench - Dashoguz - Ashgabat
In the morning we will drive to the Kone Urgench historical site of the Dashoguz region. Visit the Kone Urgench which is an architectural reserve, situated 480 km to the north from Ashgabat. In the past it was the ancient capital of Northern Khorezm in the first century A.D. In the middle of the eighth century it was occupied by Arabs and in the year of 995 it was retitled Gurgandzh and became the house of Khorezm Shah and the second-largest city after Bukhara. It is the capital of Samanid Empire. In the end of day, we will travel to the Dashoguz for taking the train. Overnight is in a train.

Day 5: Ashgabat
On arrival we will drive to the horse farm where you can see Akhal Teke horses. Nowadays it is a home to more than 250 breeds of horses refined by man. The Akhal Teke breed stances apart as the patriarch of horse-breeding. It took about millennia to release this breed. The Akhal Teke breed's first origin is unknown, but earliest mentions go back to the 4th-3rd century B.C. Bucephalus, the beloved horse of Alexander the Great, was Akhalteke. In the Gokdepe village you can visit the Gokdepe fortress where was the prodigious battle between Russian army and Turkmen tribes. Then we will return to the city where we can see the Cultural and entertainment center Alem. Transfer to a hotel for rest.

Day 6: Flight
We wish you safe flight!

02 pax - Sedan
04-08 pax - Minibus
10 pax - Bus

Price per person:
02 pax - 820 $
04 pax - 615 $
06 pax - 505 $
08 pax - 450 $
10 pax - 415 $
Single - 110 $

Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 50 $ 

Half board - 45 $
Full board - 85 $


Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Ashgabat - "Menzil" Hotel 3*
Darwaza - Tents
- Visa support
- English speaking guide
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour                                            

Service does not include:
- Visa
- Full board
- Single rooms         
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Migration tax (12$)
- Fee for using cameras on monuments

Note: Each Traveler should have 2 photos (5×6) to be presented at the points of entry.

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