ON THE GREAT SILK ROAD

ON THE GREAT SILK ROAD

1st day
Meeting the group on the Turkmen-Uzbek border. Moving to KunyaUrgench. Excursion on architectural monuments of Kunya-Urgench, the capital of Khorezm, X-XII centuries. During the excursion we will visit the mausoleums of Najm Ad-Din Al-Kubra, Turabek-hanym, Il-Arslan, Tekesh, Ibn-Hajib, we will visit the highest Minaret of Kutlyk-Timur in Central Asia. After lunch, we set out for a visit to the Gas Crater in Darvaza, where we will spend the night in tents. Dinner.

2nd day
After breakfast we will go to Ashgabat, accommodation at the hotel. Lunch. After lunch, the group will travel to Bagir, to visit the Parthian fortress of Nisa. Excursion to Horse-breeding farm – to get acquainted with the pride of the Turkmen people – the Akhal-Teke horse. Dinner.

3rd day
This day will be devoted to sightseeing of the capital of Turkmenistan. We will visit new parks, with a huge complex of fountains and statues of great ancient people, as well as visit the National Museum of History. After lunch we will go to Mary city. Accommodation at the hotel, dinner.

4th day
After breakfast, the group goes on a tour of Ancient Merv, visiting of five of its cities, the largest mausoleum of the XII century – the mausoleum of Sultan Sanjar, the mausoleum of Mohammed Ibn Zeid, and other significant objects. After our group went Turkmenabad-Farab, to the border of Farab \ Alat.

City :Ashgabat
Hotel 4* : «Ak Altyn» 4* or similar
City :Mary
Hotel 4* : «Margush» 4* or similar

Included:
-Tour package (invitation, registration, trip voucher)
-Accommodation in the hotel and in tents (3 nights)
– Guide (4 days)
– Transport (4 days)
– Meals (full board) throughout the tour
-Entrance tickets – Kunya-Urgench, Nisa, Horse-breeding farm, National Museum of History, The Ancient Merv.

Not included:
-Obtaining visa at the border or in embassies abroad
-Extra food, services, folklore concerts and shows Extra food, services, folklore concerts and shows
-Personal expenses, tipping
-Insurance
-Payment for using photo and video camera near the monuments

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Posted on

06.06.2017

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