Turkmenistan in 4 days

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Daily Tour 4 days, 3 nights Availability: 2020-06-01
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The first signs of life in the territory of modern Turkmenistan were discovered thousands of years ago! Welcome to the lands of history.


ARRIVAL/DEPARTURE CITY
Hotel in Bukhara/Border point Farap (Google Map)

ARRIVAL/DEPARTURE TIME
08:00 our driver will meet you at the hotel

INCLUDED
  • Visa support (Letter of Invitation, State Registration, Travel Pass)
  • Road transport as per program per AC regular road vehicle
  • Accommodation based on twin + single hotel rooms, including breakfast
  • Accommodation based on shared trekking tent
  • BBQ dinner (in Darwaza only)
  • Local guide-interpreter services
  • Entrance fees to sites mentioned in the program
  • Bottled drinking water en route 1,5l pppd
  • Porter services en route

NOT INCLUDED
  • International and domestic air tickets
  • Turkmenistan tourist visa from 85+4 USD p/p, when obtained at land border
  • Turkmenistan migration tax 10+4 USD p/p, to be paid at land border post
  • Tourist fee per night, charged in the hotels at departure 2 USD p/p per night
  • Photo/video fees at historical parks and in museums
  • Tips for local guide and driver
  • Souvenirs and other personal items
  • All other charges and services not mentioned under “This includes”

WHAT TO EXPECT
  • Unique Culture
  • Off road, long drive through mountains
  • History of the Great Silk Road
  • Ancient cities
  • Special hospitality
Day 1: Farap-Mary-Merv (290 km)
Early morning departure to the border Uzb-Turkmenistan. Arrival to the border post Farap. After migration formalities drive to Mary via Ancient MERV (UNESCO) for an excursion. Check in the hotel. Visit Russian Orthodox church, Juma Mosque and Central Bazaar. Overnight.
Day 2: Mary-Ashgabat (flight)
After early breakfast drive to airport for a flight to Ashgabat (09:00). Transfer to hotel upon arrival. Check in hotel. City tour with visits National museum, Neutrality Arch, Independence Park. After drive to Nissa (UNESCO) and Mosque-Mausoleum Turkmenbashi. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight.
Day 3: Ashgabat-Darwaza (270 km)
After breakfast, Wedding Palace viewpoint, Earthquake Memorial, drive to Horses Monument. After drive to Anau Mosque Ruins and Akal-Teke horse stables. After lunch time, drive to Darwaza gas crater in the Karakum desert, visit mud and water craters on the way. Arrival in Darwaza gaz crater before sunset (~1800h). BBQ dinner, discover the burning gas crater by nighttime. Overnight in tents near the crater.
Day 4: Darwaza – Shavat – Khiva (370 km)
In the morning, after breakfast, depart Darwaza gaz crater and drive to Uzbekistan-Turkmenistan, border point to Khiva city. Pass the border and continue to Khiva.

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