Awaza tour 7
Duration of tour: 8 days
Highlights: Ashgabat - Dashoguz - Darwaza- Mary - Ashgabat - Turkmenbashi- Awaza - Turkmenbashi - Ashgabat
Day 1: Ashgabat
We are glad to greet you in Awaza tour 7. Upon arrival to the airport you will be met and transferred for sightseeing. The first destination to visit is the Horse-farm where you will be able to witness the pride of Turkmen people the Akhal-Teke horses. In course of the tour you will be able to have traditional tea break, short Akhal-Teke horse show program and can see the racks of horses. Then you will head back to Ashgabat where you will have evening city tour. Night will be in a hotel.
Day 2: Ashgabat - Dashoguz - Darwaza
In the morning you will have domestic flight to the Dashoguz. Upon arrival in course of the tour you will travel to Kunya-Urgench. Here you will have an opportunity to explore such prominent sights as Nejameddin Kubra Mausoleum, Sultan Ali Mausoleum, TurabegKhanym complex, Sayid Ahmed Mausoleum, Gutlug Timur Minaret, Sultan Tekesh Mausoleum, II-Arslan Mausoleum, Mamun II Minaret. After exploring the most prominent sights of the city you will be transferred to the North of Ashgabat. On the way you w3ill have a break in a small nomadic village here you will witness the traditions of the Turkmen people. After it you will drive to the sight tours to which are the most famous and popular among tourists. Here you will witness the breathtaking view of the gas crater- Darwaza. Overnight is at the tent.
Day 3: Darwaza - Ashgabat
In course of the tour you will be transferred to Bahardok village to see their lifestyle. After it you will drive to the "Old Nisa" that is known as the Sanctuary of Parhian Kings. It is interesting to know that this sight is the UNESCO site. Then is the "Gypjak" Mosque and Mausoleum of the late President of Turkmenistan, the State Museum of History. Here you will be able to investigate the ancient artifacts of the settlements Nisa, Merv and Gonurdepe, collection of vintage Turkmen carpets, rare examples of national clothing, jewelries, and antique weapons. In addition you will be fascinated by the 9 halls that show the figurines of Athens, Eros, silver gilded griffin, horn-shaped ivory vessels-rhytons of the Parthian era, gold jewelries, medallions-stamps from Margiana and Buddhist artifacts. There are also a lot of fossilized piece of wood of the Paleozoic period, aged 270,000,000, dinosaurs' footprints, an 820-kg meteorite fallen in Kunya-Urgench in 1998 and a lot more. Night is in a hotel.
Day 4: Ashgabat - Mary
In course of the tour you will explore the one of the oldest sights of the country - Mary. On the way you will have a stop in Seyitjemaleddin Mosque, and Abiverd historical place. After arrival to Mary you will visit the ancient Merv. You will explore such prominent sights as the Gyz Gala and Oğlanqala., askhabs complex, Gyaur-Gala, Gala-Erk, Soltan Gala, Sultan Sanjar mausoleum, IbnZeid Mausoleum. After dinner take a train to Ashgabat. Night will be in a train.
Day 5: Mary - Ashgabat - Turkmenbashi
Today you will travel to Turkmenbashi. Upon arrival you will be transferred to the hotel. Night will be in a hotel.
Day 6: Turkmenbashi - Awaza
In course of the tour you will have to drive to Awaza. Upon arrival you will have time to rest on the beach of the Caspian Sea. Then is the short exploring the sights of Awaza with its nice beaches which will be turned soon into the free economic touristic zone with decades of luxurious hotels, resorts and health clubs. Overnight is at hotel.
Day 7: Awaza - Turkmenbashi - Ashgabat
Today you will have a lot of time to explore the shore of the Caspian Sea. After it you will drive to Turkmenbashi airport for flight to Ashgabat. After arrive evening Ashgabat. Night will be in a hotel.
Day 8: Flight
Transfer to Ashgabat International airport.
Price per person:
02 pax - 1 175 $
04 pax - 1 010 $
06 pax - 855 $
08 pax - 780 $
10 pax - 725 $
Single - 110 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 50 $
Half board - 65 $
Full board - 125 $
Ashgabat - "Menzil" Hotel 3*
Darwaza - Tents with dinner
Turkmenbashi - "Sport" Hotel 3*
Awaza - "Hazina" Hotel 5*
- Visa support
- English speaking guide
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
- Domestic flights:
Ashgabat - Dashoguz
Turkmenbashi - Asgabat
-Train: Mary - Ashgabat - Turkmenbashi
Service does not include:
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Migration tax (12$)
- Fee for using cameras on monuments
Note: Each Traveler should have 2 photos (5×6) to be presented at the points of entry.