Tour in Turkmenistan: Tour 6

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Tour in Turkmenistan: Tour 6
Duration: 5 days
Places to visit: Ashgabat - Kow Ata - Nokhur - Kerki - Koytendag - Farap border

Day 1: Ashgabat
Meet the guide at the airport and drive to Ashgabat city. Today we will travel to Gokdepe village to visit one of the largest mosques of the Central Asia, Turkmenbashy Ruhy Mosque which can occupy more than 10,000 people. Visit Gokdepe horse farm where you can see the attractive Ahal Teke horses. Then we will drive back to the city and visit Independence Park and the Palace of Happiness where you can see the panoramic view of the Ashgabat city. Night is in a hotel.   

Day 2: Ashgabat - Kow Ata - Nokhur
We are glad to present the next destination to the Kow Ata subversive lake and the well-known Bakharden cave. The lake name is translated as "father of the caves". Its status is associated rather with the remedial possessions of water, than the attractiveness of this subversive nature. Then we will drive to Kopet Dag range, where there is a region established by mountain tribes of Nokhur that have for centuries conserved their unique culture, traditional crafts and architecture.  Night is in a homestay.

Day 3: Nokhur - Ashgabat - Kerki
Travelers will drive back to Ashgabat and visit the commemorative complex containing of three memorials worship those that died in the 1948 earthquake, soldiers who died in WWII and those slayed in other Turkmen battles. The Earthquake Memorial landscapes a pompous bronze interpreting of a bull and child. In the afternoon we will drive to the Russian Market. It was built in the period of 1972-1982 by the strategy of the Russian architect Vladimir Visotin mid other buildings that were encompassed in the "Ashgabat Reconstruction Program of 1970-1980." The building was finished in the Soviet Modernism style and adorned by the Turkmen sculptor Klych Yarmamedov who adored the constructing with a splendid abstract sculpture placed in one of the building's corners. Guests will drive to the train station to go to the Kerki town. Night is in a train.

Day 4: Kerki - Koytendag
Today we will arrive to the Koytendag mountain and countryside place. See scenic mountains as Kugitangtau or Koytendag, are placed in the very east of Turkmenistan. It is decoded from Turkmen as "mountains of deep canyons". This range is cut by many deep canyons with steep cliffs, which make the sky seen only in a form of narrow strip over the head. There are the deepest lakes, the longest caves and even the Dinosaur Plateau bearing dashes of these prehistoric reptiles. It is this mountain system where the highest point of Turkmenistan - Mount Ayrybaba (3,139 m) is situated. In addition, Koytendag Mountains are home to the country's deepest lake - Kattakol. We will stay in the Koytendag and relish the fresh air of the camp. Night is in a tent.

Day 5: Koitendag - Farap border
In the morning is transfer to the border.


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

Price per person:
02 pax - 640 $
04 pax - 535 $
06 pax - 435 $
08 pax - 385 $
10 pax - 350 $
Single - 45 $

Half board - 35 $
Full board - 70 $ 

Ashgabat - Kerki night train - 25 $


Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Ashgabat - "Menzil" Hotel 3*
Nokhur - Home stay
Koitendag - 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.