Turkmenistan miracle: Tour 2 Destination: Turkmenistan Duration: 9 days Places to visit: Ashgabat - Old Nisa - Gypchak - Ashgabat - Darwaza - Kunya Urgench - Dashoguz - Damla - Mary - Margush - Merv - Mary - Turkmenabad - Dayahatyn - Mary - Ashgabat
Day 1: Ashgabat - Old Nisa - Gypchak - Ashgabat The guide of the company will be glad to meet you in the Ashgabat International Airport of Turkmenistan. After the night in the hotel the guests take a breakfast offer and start a city tour of Ashgabat. The wanderers of the country and the city are required to know of it to be the UNESCO heritage of Old Nisa. Today it is also possible to make a way along the remains of the Parthian Empire. Basically it is said to be the proof of the historical locations. The night will be in the hotel.
Day 2: Ashgabat - Darwaza For the guests of Turkmenistan to see the famous gas craters of Darwasa it is necessary to take a way along the mosque "Seyitjemaleddin". Then the lunch will be organized in the restaurant. In the second part of the day the visitants will take a way to the village "Bahardok" in order to communicate with the local people. The night will be in the tents.
Day 3: Darwaza - Kunya Urgench - Dashoguz The entire day will be made in the road to Dashoguz. That is why we recommend to visit the sites - Old Urgench, Capital of Khorezm, the Mausoleum of Najm al-Din al-Kubra, Tyurabek Khanum, Il-Arslan, Tekesh Ibn Hadzhibey. The locals or the guide will tell about the history of these places.
Day 4: Dashoguz - Damla As the tour in Turkmenistan concerns, the drivers take you to Damla, the location of Karakum desert. Being here everyone will be able to get acquainted with the local dwellers and find out more details of the history and traditions of the country. Turkmenistan is a flourishing country. Damla is the place which can be visited by all. The city near here is popular - Bekuri. The night will be in the tents.
Day 5: Damla - Mary - Margush Traditional life of the people of Turkmenistan can be seen in the tour the guests travel at the territory of the Mary city. There will be the excursion along the Margush Oasis, known since the 5th century. At the same time the locals name it to be the"lowland". Being here we recommend to visit the monuments to the Bronze Age. The night will be in the tents.
Day 6: Margush - Merv - Mary After breakfast the excursion follows the tour in Turkmenistan. Today the guests travel to the Old Merv. This is the site of the Great Silk Road. That is why the territory is famous for the Merv, one of the greatest cities of the country. All along the way the guests are travelling to Gyz Gala, Erk Gala, Soltan Gala, Sanjar Mausoleum, IbnZeid Mausoleum. The night today will be organized in the hotel.
Day 7: Mary - Turkmenabad - Dayahatyn - Mary For more emotions the guests take a way to the Turkmenabat city, passing local restaurants and trying national food. Then we make a view of the Dayahatyn caravanserai popular in the middle ages. Turkmenistan is famous for being close to Uzbekistan, and the fortress of the 9th century. The unique architecture is the important factor of the country here. The night will be organized in the hotel of Mary city.
Day 8: Mary - Ashgabat The tour back to Ashgabat is taken today, as the boarders travel in Turkmenistan. Being in the city it is required to take a city tour here, with visiting of the National Historical museum, Gokdepe Mosque and Russian Bazaar. The night will be in the hotel after the busy emotional day.
Day 9: Flight The day is devoted to the way back home. You are taken to the airport.
Early check-in - 35 $ Single early check-in - 65 $
Half board - 85 $ Full board - 170 $
Service includes: - Transport - Accommodation: Ashgabat - "Menzil" Hotel 3* Dashoguz - "Uzboy" Hotel 3* Darwaza - Tents Damla - Tents Margush - Tents Mary - "Merw" 3* - Visa support - English speaking guide - Admission tickets to all museums - Mineral water supply - 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 $) - Fee for using cameras on monuments
Note: We would like to identify that all who are here, in other words each holidaymaker must have 2 photos (5×6) to show at the points of entry.