What To Expect:
Turkmenistan Travel Tour Highlights
This itinerary combines the touring highlights of Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. Begin your journey in Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan. After an introductory tour of Tashkent, you will fly to Urgench and transfer to nearby Khiva an enchanting and ancient Silk Route oasis city. Spend two nights here before heading to the Uzekistan-Turkmenistan border where you will explore the ancient city of Kunya Urgench, once the capital of the mighty Khorezem Empire. From here, fly to Ashgabad where you will tour the city and visit the city’s bustling markets and famous carpet bazaar. Continue to Merv by way of a short flight where you will explore the oldest and best-preserved oasis cities in the country. The remains here span 4,000 years of human history. Drive to Bukhara and continuing touring this enchanting historical city before your drive to Samarkand. Known as the “Rome of the Orient” you will spend two nights here visiting various sites including the Bibi Khanum Mosque and the Mausoleum of Tamerlane. Conclude your trip back in Tashkent for an overnight before your international departure.