Tour in Turkmenistan: Tour 1


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Tour in Turkmenistan: Tour 1
Destination:
Turkmenistan
Duration: 4 days
Places to visit: Ashgabat - Mary - Merv - Ashgabat 

Day 1: Ashgabat
We are glad to see you to the in the fascinating tour. Upon arrival to Ashgabat International Airport you will star guided city tour where you will visit the most prominent parks and monuments, impressive mosque and other insignia buildings. Then you will explore the famous in tours the "Old Nisa". It is the Sanctuary of Parhian Kings also added UNESCO as World Heritage Site in 2007. After it you will drive to the "Gypjak" Mosque and Mausoleum of the late President of Turkmenistan. Night is in the hotel.

Day 2: Ashgabat - Mary/Merv
In course of the tour you will drive to the Mary city. During the travel you will enjoy the Annau where you explore the Seyit Jamal-ad-Din Mosque dated back to 15th century. An ancient Sassanian city in modern Turkmenistan is Abiward or Abi-ward. Due to the archaeological excavations the city was found in the last century. You can find it at 8 km west of Kakhka station and occupies the area of 12,000 m2. The central tell is 60 feet high and 700 feet round.Then you will visit Mary city. Here you will discover Ancient Merv that is listed to the UNESCO World Heritage Site. By having a great influence for developing the Great Silk Road for 2 000 years the city is known to be one of the most important sites of Central Asia. You will also witness the magnificent XII century Mausoleums of the Sultan Sanjar and Muhammad Ibn Zayd, show exquisite Seljuk brickwork and architectural decor. Night is in the hotel.

Day 3: Mary - Ashgabat
Today you will travel Ashgabat city. The first sight for exploration will be museum where you will find the exhibit of extensive ethnography section, including large collection of Turkmen jewelry, carpets, and stuffed animals, fully decorated yurt and pottery from the time of the Mongol occupation. The archaeological section is not less important and interesting. Here you will observe the pottery, weapons, household implements and jewelry were excavated at Merv and Margush. Then you continue your way to the capital of Turkmenistan. In course of the tour you will visit the Russian Bazaar, Ertogrul mosque. Night is in the hotel. 

Day 4: Flight
In the morning is transfer to airport.

 

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

 

Hotels 3*,
Price per person:
02 pax - 580 $
04 pax - 440 $
06 pax - 365 $
08 pax - 330 $
10 pax - 340 $
Single - 75 $ 

Hotels 4*,
Price per person:
02 pax - 640 $
04 pax - 500 $
06 pax - 425 $
08 pax - 390 $
10 pax - 400  $
Single - 105 $ 

Half board - 30 $
Full board - 60 $

 

Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Ashgabat - "Menzil" Hotel 3*/ "Ak Altyn" Hotel 4*
Mary - "Merv" Hotel 3*/ "Mary" Hotel 4*
- Visa support
- English speaking guide
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
- Domestic flights and trains (if any)                                            

Service does not include:
- Visa
- Full board
- Single rooms     
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Migration tax (16 $)
- Fee for using cameras on monuments

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