Turkmenistan is not a new destination to visit despite of the reserved policy of the government. The more it gets closed, the more it attracts tourists from all over the world. However, tourism industry is fast developing and offering a big choice of tours. Off beaten tracks tours is what Turkmenistan can offer, as natural sites and historical monuments are not overcrowded with tourists yes. Let us introduce you the main directions of tours in Turkmenistan.
Even there are land borders with Uzbekistan, Iran, Kazakhstan and see ways from Caspian Sea, it is best to travel to Turkmenistan on a plane. Within the country it is possible to use domestic flights and trains. To place where planes don't fly, you can simply use a car for rent with driver and guide.
Most tours start in Ashgabat which is the capital city of Turkmenistan. It's the most marble city in the world according to Guinness with amazing architecture and storehouse of history.
Those who want to learn history and culture of Turkmenistan; we can offer numerous palaces of Tamerlane and dynasties of Khorezmskakhs which are quite famous in Islamiс world. Besides, there are many monuments of ancient world such as ruins of Nisa, Mary and Merv. As for the lovers of nature, during your tours Turkmenistan we can offer you to rent a car with driver and drive to the most beautiful natural places like a gas crater of Darwaza. Experience the days in Karakum desert, track the trails of dinosaurs in Koitentag, descend the underground lake of Kow-Ata and other highlights of the country.
We recommend you to visit Turkmenistan in spring and autumn months. It gets very hot in summer like in Uzbekistan. If you want to enjoy as much as possible, it is best to combine historical sites and nature. Exploring the marble city of Ashgabat, touching the ruins of ancient Nisa, Merv, and Kunya Urgench, taking a photo at the edge of Darwaza, riding famous Akhalteke horses, wandering at moon like landscapes of Yangi-Qala will make your travel impressions long lasting and enjoyable.
Turkmenistan is a unique country to travel, unlike any other countries in Central Asia. Its history, culture and sites will amaze even the veteran tourist. Contact us to get the most cost-effective, interesting tours to Turkmenistan.