Turkmenistan tour 3

Turkmenistan tour 3 

Turkmenistan tour 3
Time:
9 days
Target: Turkmenistan
Highpoints: Ashgabat - Old Nisa - Gypchak - Darwaza - Kunya Urgench - Dashoguz - Damla - Mary - Merv - Turkmenabad - Dayahatyn - Ashgabat

Day 1: Ashgabat - Old Nisa - Gypchak - Ashgabat
Upon arrival you will be met the Ashgabat International Airport and transferred to the hotel. In course of Turkmenistan tour 3 you will explore the capital of the country. Moreover it will be possible to see the significant site of the UNESCO - Old Nisa. Due to it you can enjoy the view of the ruins the Parthian Empire and these remains are belonged to the III millennium BC - III millennium AD. To fully enjoy this tour you will also witness the mosque and the mausoleum of president in Gypjak. The night is in the hotel.

Day 2: Ashgabat - Darwaza
Today the tour will start from admiring the mosque "Seyitjemaleddin" in Turkmenistan. At 15:00 we will continue our travel to visit the northern parts of the country where the "Bahardok" village is situated. This village will allow you to meet local people to learn more about their lifestyle and culture. After it you will drive to the main site and highlight of this country - the Darwaza Gas Crater. Night is in the tent. 

Day 3: Darwaza - Kunya Urgench - Dashoguz
Today Turkmenistan tour 3 will lead you to the other sites of the route. In the morning you will have a drive to the other significant sites of Turkmenistan such as Old Urgench, Capital of Khorezm, the Mausoleum of Najm al-Din al-Kubra, Tyurabek Khanum, Il-Arslan, Tekesh Ibn Hadzhibey, the highest minaret in Central Asia KutlygTimur. Overnight is in the hotel. 

Day 4: Dashoguz - Damla
In the course of the travel you will be transferred to Damla. This village is situated in the Karakum desert. Here you will have an opportunity to fully enjoy the traditions and customs of the people of Turkmenistan to live. This place allows witnessing the local life and traditions that passed through ancient times. Due to it tours for this place I s very popular. Moreover due to its location you will be able to see sandy dunes. Damla is the great place for those who love to have a deeper understanding of the culture of different people. Near It there is another village is situated, Bekuri. This place is interesting due to the camels that carry all needed. And the best part of this village is that it is from the other sites, here it is possible to immerse in history of the country. Overnight is in the tent.

Day 5: Damla - Mary - Margush
In the morning you will have a tour in Mary city. Tours to this place are great due to the great history and many historical sights. Moreover you will have great chance to see the famous Margush Oasis which is supposed to be the 5th of the entire civilization. The so-called "low lands" of Margush have been first investigated properly by Viktor Sarianidi, the head of the Margiana Archeological Expedition.  Here you will be able to see the monuments to the Bronze Age. Interesting fact is that sights of the Margiana related to those that is situated in territory of present Afghanistan. The night is in the tents.

Day 6: Margush - Merv - Mary
Today you will have morning drive to investigate the famous Old Merv. Due to the location of the city that laid right at the Great Silk Road it used to be one of the most significant cities of the ancient times. Here you will explore the great part of the history of Turkmenistan thanks to the incredible places such as Gyz Gala, Erk Gala, Soltan Gala, Sanjar Mausoleum, IbnZeid Mausoleum. After it you will drive to Mary city. Overnight is in the hotel.

Day 7: Mary - Turkmenabad - Dayahatyn - Mary
The tour will start with the drive to Turkmenabat city. On the way it will be possible to visit Dayahatyn caravanserai. This place is the great example of the medieval times. Dayahatyn is located at the banks of the Amu Darya River. It used to be the fortress of 9th century, but with the time passes in the 11th century, this building had various transformations it had undergone various transformations. This place became a dwelling for the people going along the Great Silk Road. This ancient building is famous due to its exceptional style of the architecture. Then you will return to Mary city.  Night is in the hotel.

Day 8: Mary - Ashgabat
In course of the travel you will be transferred to the capital of the Turkmenistan. Upon arrival you will have excursion in the National Historical museum, Gokdepe Mosque and Russian Bazaar. This places are popular not only for tourists but for locals too due its great historical and cultural value for the people of the country. The night is in the hotel.

Day 9: Flight
Today the guests are going to be taken to the International Airport of Ashgabat in order to return back home.
 

Price per person:
02 pax - 1 220 $
04 pax - 935 $
06 pax - 820 $
08 pax - 725 $
10 pax - 710 $
Single - 130 $

Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 65 $  

Half board - 85 $
Full board - 170 $
 

Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
      Ashgabat - "Menzil" Hotel 3*
      Dashoguz - "Uzboy" Hotel 3*
      Darwaza - Tents
      Damla - Tents
      Margush - Tents
      Mary - "Merw" 3*
- Visa support
- English speaking guide
- Admission tickets to all museums
- Mineral water supply
- Domestic flights and trains (if any)                                            

Service does not include:
- Visa
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Bank tax (4 $)
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Migration tax (12 $)
- Fee for using cameras on monuments

Note: We would like to identify that all who are here, in other words each holidaymaker must have 2 photos (5×6) to show at the points of entry.

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