Iran – Turkmenistan – Uzbekistan

Day 1 – Ashgabat

Meeting of the group on the border at “Howdan”.

Transfer to “Ak Altyn” Hotel.  Accommodation.

 

Day 2 – Ashgabat-Darvaza

09:00-10:00 – Breakfast.

10:00-11:00 – Visiting of Memorial Complex in Kypchak village.

11:00-12:00 – Tour to “Old Nisa” – the State Historical Reserve (UNESCO site).

12:00-13:00 – Visiting National Museum of Turkmenistan.

13:00-14:00 – Lunch.

14:00-15:00 – Ashgabat city tour.

15:00-18:30 – Drive to the “Gas Crater” in Darvaza (250km) via Yerbent village.

18:00-19:30 – Explore the place.

19:30-20:30 – Dinner. Barbeque. Overnight in the desert (in tent camp or rooming Turkmen yurt or chaikhana).

 

Day 3 – Darvaza-Kunyaurgench

06:00-07:00 – Breakfast.

07:00-12:00 – Drive to Kunyaurgench (250km).

12:00-13:00 – Tour around “Ancient Kunyaurgench” – the State Historical Reserve (UNESCO site) (without a guide)

13:00-14:00 – Lunch.

14:00-14:30 – Transfer to Turkmen-Uzbek border “Kunyaurgench”/“Hojaeli” (30km).

14:30-16:00 – Passing Customs procedures. Farewell.