Turkmenistan sightseeing highligths tour 4 days

Day 1

- Meeting tourists on Uzbekistan – Turkmenistan border 
- Direction to Mary city (290 km), one of the most ancient cities of Turkmenistan 
- Check-in at the hotel
- Lunch at a local restaurant
- Tour to an Ancient Merv
Ancient Merv - Oasis Merv (40 km east of the city of Mary) is one of the most ancient regions of Central Asia.
- Soltan Sanzhar Mausoleum - the mausoleum of one of the most famous Seljuk Soltan (XII century)
- Small and Big Gyz-Kala - From the 6th century, the manor-fortress was one of the important trading points on the Great Silk Road.
- Ibn Zeid Mausoleum, Sardoba - place of pilgrimage (XII century)
- Erk-Kala and Gyaur-Kala

- Dinner at a local restaurant
- Overnight at the hotel

Day 2

- Breakfast at the hotel
- Direction to the capital of Turkmenistan – Ashgabat (350 km)
- Check-in at the guest house
- Lunch in a local restaurant 
- Excursion to the Carpet Museum

Carpet Museum - The museum exhibits about 2000 carpet exhibits, including rare ones. The museum has the world's largest handmade carpet with a total area of 301 m², which in 2003 was included in the Guinness Book of Records.
- Excursion to the National Historical Museum

State Historical Museum - Over 130 thousand exhibits have been collected in the museum. The museum contains thousands of archaeological sites from the old Nisa and Ancient Merv. The museum houses collections of old Turkmen carpets, rare samples of national clothes and fabrics, items of traditional life, items made of precious metals, weapons, and awards.
- Dinner in a local restaurant
- Overnight at the hotel

Day 3

Free time
- Direction to the Darvaza
- On the way, a sightseeing tour of the village of Erbent - which has preserved its ancient culture
- Arriving in Darvaza

Darvaza - the most famous place in Turkmenistan (280 km from Ashgabat). Gas crater burning in the Karakum desert
- Sightseeing tour and a walk around the Spark of Karakum
- Traditional dinner in Darvaza
- Way back to Ashgabat

- Overnight at the guest house

 Day 4 

- Breakfast in the hotel
- Visiting Eastern bazaar "Altyn Asyr" (Tolkuchka)

The Eastern Bazaar "Altyn Asyr" (Tolkuchka) is the first largest market in Ashgabat and Turkmenistan, and the 5th in Central Asia, there are 2,155 stores. It was built in the shape of a carpet-like pattern of the Akhal velayat, a vast territory of 154 hectares.
- Lunch at a local restaurant
- Visit the underground lake Kov-ata

Kow-ata (Turkmen Köw-ata), Bakharden Lake - a natural underground lake. The name translated from Turkmen means “father of caves”. Located 100 kilometers from Ashgabat. The water temperature is from +33 to +38 ° C all year round.
- Excursion in the evening Ashgabad
- Panoramic view of the city from the Wedding Palace
- Dinner at a local restaurant
- Night at the guest house

- Transfer to the airport for departure






Covered regions:
Ahal region
Balkan region
Daşoguz region
Lebap region
Mary region
Number of days: 4
Included services:
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Not included: international airfare, visa fee, meals
Transport: Bus/Minibus
Tour season:
Tour categories:
Private tours
Cultural tours
Adventure tours
Offroad tours
Sightseeing tours
Winter tours
Special Event tours
Wildlife tours
Highlight tours
Photo tours
Hiking tours
Horseback riding tours
Circle tours
Short tours
Budget tours
Payment Method

For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.