Program (Iran – Turkmenistan – Uzbekistan) 3-day tour – Howdan-Darvaza-Kunyaurgench

Option 1

 

Program (Iran – Turkmenistan – Uzbekistan)

Day Itinerary Time Program Transport Guide Meals Accomm.
Day 1 Ashgabat   Meeting of the group on the border at “Howdan”.

Transfer to “Ak Altyn” Hotel. Accommodation.

Sedan English D: hotel “Ak Altyn” 4* Hotel

(BB)

Day 2 Ashgabat-Darvaza 09:00-10:00 Breakfast. 4WD English B: hotel

L: local restaurant

Dinner: Barbeque or common dinner in chaikhana

Tent camp or Turkmen yurt
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. 4WD English B: Darvaza

L: local chaikhana

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.

 

THE COST OF THE TOUR (TWIN base accommodation):

Number of pax 1
Cost per person  

 

The tour package includes:

1.   Visa support letter + Turkmen visa registration (not a visa!)

2.   Single base accommodation in the hotel and tent camp in Darvaza.

3.   Transport – 4WD

4.   Sights’ entry fees(as per the program)

5.   Guide services (English-speaking)

6.   Full board (mentioned in the program)

The tour package does not include:

1.     Insurance

2.     Visa to Turkmenistan

3.     Immigration fee

4.     Photo and video camera fee at sightseeing places

Option 2

 

Program (Iran – Turkmenistan – Uzbekistan)

Day Itinerary Time Program Transport Guide Meals Accomm.
Day 1 Howdan-Ashgabat-Darvaza 10:00-12:00 Meeting of the group on the border at “Howdan”. Sedan/ 4WD English Dinner: Barbeque or common dinner in chaikhana Tent camp or Turkmen yurt
12:00-13:00 Lunch.
13:00-14:00 Tour to “Old Nisa” – the State Historical Reserve (UNESCO site).
14:00-14:30 Visiting of Memorial Complex in Kypchak village.
14:30-15:30 Ashgabat city tour.
15:30-19:30 Drive to the “Gas Crater” in Darvaza (250km) via Yerbent village.
19:30-20:30 Explore the place.
20:30-21:00 Dinner. Barbeque.

Overnight in the desert (in tent camp or rooming Turkmen yurt).

Day 2 Darvaza-Kunyaurgench 06:00-07:00 Breakfast. 4WD English B: Darvaza
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.

 

THE COST OF THE TOUR (TWIN base accommodation):

Number of pax 1
Cost per person  

 

The tour package includes:

7.   Visa support letter + Turkmen visa registration (not a visa!)

8.   Single base accommodation in the hotel and tent camp in Darvaza.

9.   Transport – 4WD

10. Sights’ entry fees(as per the program)

11. Guide services (English-speaking)

12. Meals in Darvaza only

The tour package does not include:

5.     Insurance

6.     Visa to Turkmenistan

7.     Immigration fee

8.     Photo and video camera fee at sightseeing places

9.     Meals