Short tour in Turkmenistan
Name of tour: Short tour in Turkmenistan
Itinerary duration: 4 days/ 3 nights
Day 1: Ashgabat
Our gude will meet you at the airport and accompany to Ashgabat and start your travelling in Turkmenistan. The capital of Turkmenistan famous for its white marble buildings and grandiose monuments. The city's name literally means "city of love" or "city of devotion" in modern Persian. Today you will have city tour in Ashgabat including Lenin's square, Park of Independence, Arch of Neutrality. Afterwards we will visit Museum of Ethnography and Museum of Fine Arts. Overnight in hotel.
Day 2: Ashgabat - Nissa - Horse farm - Ashgabat
After the breakfast you will meet with your guide and continue your tour. Then you will drive to Nissa fortress - the Sanctuary of Parthian Kings. In 2007, the fortresses were declared UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will continue to Gokdepe region to visit horse farm for exploring the pride of the Turkmen people - Akhal-Teke horses. The farm is largest horse-breeding center in Central Asia. The riders will show a short performance. Then you will return to Ashgabat. Night is in the hotel.
Day 3: Ashgabat - Darwaza - Ashgabat
Today you will visit "Gypjak" Mosque and Mausoleumof the late President of Turkmenistan which is part of any type of tours in Ashgabat. Then we will drive to the North of Turkmenistan, Bahardok village, to see village life of Turkmen people. After the lunch time you'll get to the Gas Crater - Darwaza. The sight of a flame among the yellow sands of the desert mesmerizes. The crater is also known as "Gates of Hell". In the evening the transfer will take you to the hotel.
Day 4: Flight
Transfer to airport. End of tour.