4 days Darvaza Ashgabat

TURKMENISTAN

 Duration:   4 day / 3 night  

Route: Farap border –Turkmenabat – Ashagabat - Darvaza -  Ashgabat

 1 day Farap Turkmenabat

Morning meeting at Farap border. Arriving. Customs procedure.

Transfer to Turkmenabat

Departure to the Ashgabat by train

Overnight in train

 

2 day. Ashgabat - Darvaza    

Morning arrival to Ashgabat

City tour:

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 

On the way back visit the Mosque of Turkmenbashi Ruhy 

Have a lunch

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

Arriving in Darvaza

Sightseeing tour and a walk around the Spark of Karakum

Traditional dinner in Darvaza

Overnight in tents.

 

3 day. Darvaza – Ashgabat - Turkmenabat  

Breakfast at the Gas crater on the open air.

Drive from Darvaza  Gas crater back to Ashgabat

Lunch at the local restaurant

Departure to the Turkmenabat by train

Overnight in the train

 

4 day. Turkmenabat – Farap border  

 Arrival to Turkmenabat

Breakfast

Transfer to the border Farap

End of the tour

 

Covered regions:
Ashgabat
Ahal region
Balkan region
Daşoguz region
Lebap region
Mary region
Number of days: 4
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: meals, visa fee
What to bring: cap, glasses, sun cream
Transport: SUV 4x4
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.