Tour in Turkmenistan: Tour 7
Duration: 6 days
Places to visit: Ashgabat - Kow Ata - Nokhur - Kerki - Koytendag - Turkmenabat - Ashgabat
Day 1: Ashgabat
We are happy to see you at the airport of Turkmenistan. On arrivsl to Ashgabat city we will travel to Gokdepe village to visit one of the principal mosques of the Central Asia, Turkmenbashy Ruhy Mosque. It occupies more than 10,000 people. After the Mosque we will drive to Gokdepe horse farm where you can see Ahal Teke horses. We will visit Independence Park and the Palace of Happiness and enjoy the panoramic view of the Ashgabat city. Rest is in a hotel.
Day 2: Ashgabat - Kow Ata - Nokhur
In the morning you will drive to the Kow Ata secretive lake and Bakharden cave. The lake name is translated as "father of the caves". It is famous for the curing assets of water. In the afternoon we will drive to Kopet Dag range, where there is a region settled by mountain tribes of Nokhur that have for centuries well-maintained culture, traditional crafts and architecture. Night is in a homestay.
Day 3: Nokhur - Ashgabat - Kerki
Today we will back to Ashgabat and visit the honoring compound entailing of three memorials dedicated to soldiers who died in the 1948 earthquake and during WWII as well as other Turkmen clashes. The Earthquake Memorial geographies a longwinded bronze interpreting of a bull and child. In the afternoon we will drive to the Russian Market appeared in the period of 1972-1982 by the strategy of the Russian architect Vladimir Visotin among other structures that were involved in the "Ashgabat Reconstruction Program of 1970-1980." The building was done in the Soviet Modernism style and ornamented by the Turkmen sculptor Klych Yarmamedov who venerated the building with a glorious abstract sculpture placed in one of the building's corners. We will transfer to the train station to go to the Kerki town. Night is in a train.
Day 4: Kerki - Koytendag
We will arrive to the Kerki. Then we will drive to the Koytendag mountain. See mountains as Kugitangtau or Koytendag. It is located in the very east of Turkmenistan and means "mountains of deep canyons". This range is expurgated by a lot of deep canyons with steep cliffs, which make the sky occasionally seen only in a form of slender shred over the head. There are the deepest lakes, the longest caves and even the Dinosaur Plateau traces of these prehistoric reptiles. It is this mountain system where the highest point of Turkmenistan - Mount Ayrybaba (3,139 m) is found. Koytendag Mountains are home to the country's deepest lake - Kattakol. Night is in a camp.
Day 5: Koytendag - Turkmenabat - Ashgabat
Drive to the Turkmenabad airport for flight to Ashgabat. Rest is in a hotel.
Day 6: Flight
In the morning is transfer to the airport.
02 pax - Sedan
04-08 pax - Minibus
10 pax - Bus
Price per person:
02 pax - 710 $
04 pax - 570 $
06 pax - 465 $
08 pax - 415 $
10 pax - 380 $
Single - 70 $
Half board - 40 $
Full board - 75 $
Ashgabat - Kerki night train - 25 $
Turkmenabad - Ashgabat flight - from 85 $
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:
- 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.