Turkmenistan Ashgabat 5 day popular sights tour 2 pax

Duration: 5 days / 5 nights

Itinerary: Ashgabat

Meeting at the international airport in Ashgabat

 Day 1

Meeting at the international airport of Ashgabat.

Transfer and check-in to the hotel

Have a breakfast at the hotel.

Have an excursion to Old Nisa - included in the UNESCO World Heritage List, is one of the first capitals of the Parthian Empire (III century BC - III century AD), which is among the largest state entities of the ancient world.

Drive to Underground lake Kov-ata - 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.

Have a lunch

Drive back to Ashgabat

On the way back visit the Mosque of Turkmenbashi Ruhy - main mosque in Turkmenistan, the largest single-domed mosque in the world and the largest in Central Asia, where 20,000 people can pray at one time.

Dinner at the local restaurant.

Overnight at the hotel

Day 2

Have a breakfast at the hotel.

Have an excursion to National Historical museum

Have a lunch         

Ashgabat city tour: Wedding palace, Arch of Neutrality, Independence Park, Ferries Wheel, Ertogrul Gazi Mosque

Dinner at the local restaurant

Overnight in hotel

Day 3

Have a breakfast at the hotel.

Visit local market “Gulistan” (Russian bazaar)

Have lunch at local restaurant

Drive through the Karakum desert to Darvaza gas crater (280 km)

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

Overnight in tents.

 Day 4

Breakfast at the Gas crater on the open air.

Drive from Darvaza  Gas crater back to Ashgabat

Lunch at the local restaurant

Visit the biggest shopping mall in Ashgabat “Berkarar”

Dinner at the local restaurant

Overnight in hotel

 Day 5

Have a breakfast at the hotel.

Visit to Gokdepe horse farm

Lunch at the local restaurant

Free time

Dinner at a local restaurant

Overnight at the hotel

Day 6

Night transfer to the airport for departure

 

Includes:    

Transfer and transport                                                               

Guide-translator                                                                           

Visa support (LOI), registration   

Entrance fees                                                                        

Excursions per program

Overnight at Darvaza in tents

Accommodation with breakfast

Excludes:

visa fees by arrival

international air fare

Lunch and dinners

Covered regions:
Ashgabat
Ahal region
Balkan region
Daşoguz region
Lebap region
Mary region
Number of days: 5
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
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 fees, meals
Transport: Minivan
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
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
Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Russian
Other
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.