Turkmenistan miracle: Tour 1 Destination: Turkmenistan Duration: 7 days Places to visit: Ashgabat - Darwaza- Ashgabat- Abiverd - Nedir Shah - Mary- Merv - Ashgabat- Kow Ata - Nokhur - Ashgabat
Day 1: Ashgabat In the capital of Turkmenistan the boarders are going to take a way to the hotel first. Then there will be the way to the "Old Nisa", with visiting of the National park of Parhian Kings, mainly being the UNESCO Heritage List. Our team is ready to listen to your wishes for making an organization of the trip to "Gypjak" Mosque and Mausoleum of the late President of Turkmenistan. We are happy to travel to the State Museum of History and witness the ancient elements of history and artifacts tending to be created in the ancient times. Then the guests will be the ones to immerse in history of the Parthian era and Paleozoic period. The night will be in the hotel.
Day 2: Ashgabat - Darwaza Darwasa is the popular sightseeing of Turkmenistan, which we can see in a travel tour passing the Bahardok village. This gas crater is the exiting location of natural creation. The locals name it as the door to hell. And literally the views make it to be seen this way. The photos made here heart-stopping. It is better to wander here at night for seeing the colors and the views. The night will be in the tent.
Day 3: Darwaza - Ashgabat From the gas crater the group makes a way to the capital Ashgabat. Parks and monuments as "Ertugrul Gazy" mosque are the highlights of the tour. Then the Cultural center "Alem", Arch of Neutrality, the Memorial complex, Independence Monument, Oriental bazaar, Horse Hippodrom with Ahalteke horses and Wedding Palace building with Observation platform must be seen by the boarders to travel there. The night will be after the tour in the hotel.
Day 4: Ashgabat - Abiverd - Nedir Shah - Mary For the visitants to get to Mary city it is required to pass the 360km and then find themselves at the territory of the 15th century ruins of the Seyit Jamal-ad-Din Mosque. It was created in 1456. Turkmenistan is famous for the Castle of Abiverd, Kunya-Urgench, Nissa, Merv and Dakhistan. All of these locations are of the heritage of the country. The night will be in the tents.
Day 5: Mary - Merv - Ashgabat When we get to Ashgabat back, we pass the Old Merv, the city located at the Great Silk Road. The guide will make a way along the Gyz Gala, Erk Gala, Soltan Gala, Sanjar Mausoleum, Ibn Zeid Mausoleum. These are the sites of the 5th century, and mainly they are of the ancient civilizations. The road is made along the Karakum desert. The night will be in the hotel.
Day 6: Ashgabat - Kow Ata - Nokhur - Ashgabat The day starts with the breakfast and the way to Kow-Ata lake. The lake is said to be flowing under the ground. And in 107km from the capital of Turkmenistan it is located. The lake is magnificent, with the water being mild, 33-37°C. the guests have an opportunity to travel here and swim. Then the next destination is Nokhur, Kopet Dag Range with the abundance of the houses made of cement. It is one of the largest villages of the country with the thousands population. The night will be in the hotel of Ashgabat.
Early check-in - 35 $ Single early check-in - 65 $
Half board - 65 $ Full board - 130 $
Service includes: - Transport - Accommodation: Ashgabat - "Menzil" Hotel 3* Mary - "Mary" 4* Darwaza - Tents - Visa support - English speaking guide - Museum admissions - Provision of drinking water - Domestic flights and trains (if any)
Service does not include: - Visa - Full board - Single rooms - Bank tax (4 $) - Early check-in - Travel insurance - Migration tax (12 $) - Use of cameras on monuments for additional fee.
Note: Availability of 2 photos (5×6) at the points of entry.