The Absolute Turkmenistan Experience
Being that travel in Turkmenistan is a relatively new prospect, it can be difficult to find reliable Turkmenistan travel information. For sophisticated travelers looking to learn about Turkmenistan, travel through Absolute is by far the most comprehensive option and the best choice for a luxury tour. Absolute Travel offers more than basic Turkmenistan travel tips; we take you deep into the heart of this fascinating Central Asian country and showcase the artistry and heritage that makes Turkmenistan a place unlike any other.
Visit the black sand desert called the Karakum; shop for camels and carpets at the Sunday Tolkuchka Bazaar in the capital Ashgabat, a far flung outpost; examine the brilliant textiles at the Carpet Museum, and to view the world’s largest hand-woven rug. In Merv, explore the city by foot and take in the sites like the Sultan Sanjar’s Mausoleum and the ruins at Kyz-Kala. There are many things to learn about Turkmenistan and travel through the country will reveal a land of haunting beauty and kind nomadic people.
There is natural side of Turkmenistan travel and information on the country’s wilderness and scenic wonders is readily available. Study desert flora and fauna at the research center in the Repetek Desert Reserve; check out the dinosaur footprints at the Kugitang Nature Reserve, a starkly beautiful land of waterfalls and caves; or take an adventurous 8-day camel trek from Merv across the Karakum Desert to the north. In Konye-Urgentch, see the slightly crooked Kutlug Temir minaret and Torebeg Khanym Mausoleum or take a hike in the surrounding mountains for excellent views of the town and the sea.
Central Asia has only recently opened itself to becoming a viable travel destination, and this secret world of otherworldly tranquility is truly one of the last frontiers. Learn about Turkmenistan travel from the experts at Absolute Travel; call to discuss touring options in Central Asia and find out more about luxury travel in Turkmenistan.