Kunyaurgench UNESCO World Heritage Site

Difficulty
Easy
Comfort
Basic
Premium
Group size
up to 30 tourists
US$ 590
per tourist for 3 days
Tour starts
Dashoguz Region, kanal Shavat

Overview

Kunya-Urgench, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Turkmenistan, is a captivating destination for tourists seeking a blend of natural wonders and historical treasures. With over ten remarkable monuments, this site offers a rich tapestry of experiences.

See:

Darvaza Gas, Mud, Water Craters: Witness the surreal "Door to Hell" at Darvaza, where natural gas has ignited a perpetual flame. 

Seyitjemaletdin Mosque: Marvel at the Seyitjemaletdin Mosque, a stunning 14th-century architectural gem adorned with intricate tile work, calligraphy, and a majestic minaret.

Old Nissa World Heritage Site: Step back in time as you explore the ancient Parthian city of Nissa. 

Turkmen National Museum: Immerse yourself in Turkmenistan's rich culture and history. 

Kunya-Urgench's diverse attractions, including mausoleums, fortresses, and tombs, allow you to delve deep into the region's history and experience a harmonious blend of natural wonders and cultural heritage.

Visit the Famous Gas, Mud, and Water Craters
Witness the surreal "Door to Hell" at Darvaza

Route details

Day 1
Arrival. UNESCO Site Visit

Entering from Shavat border point. From there tourists will go to Kunyaurgench UNESCO World Heritage Site monuments. There are more than 10 historic buildings. 

A picnic-style lunch will be served there. 

After lunch guests directly go to the Darvaza gas, mud and water craters with 4x4 off-road vehicles. 

At night tourists stay there in the Yurtas or camp and have dinner with BBQ in the open-air.

Day 2
Ashgabat Visit
Day 3
Turkmen National Museum Visit. Departure
Difficulty
Easy
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Accommodation

Comfort
Basic
Premium
Tent
1 night
Hotel
1 night
1 night
Yurta or camp
1 night
5 stars Sport Hotel

Tour conditions

Included

  • travel insurance;
  • breakfast and accommodation (with wi-fi);
  • museum, monuments, activities entry fees;
  • intercity and interregional transfer.

Payable separately

  • visa fee;
  • restaurant meals.

Travel recommendations

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It's important to know

Cancellation of booking
In case of booking cancellation the next policy applies: Tourists will receive a full amount they paid for the reservation in case they cancel more than 35 days in advance of the tour start date In the event of cancellation within the period of 34 to 16 days before the tour start date - they are entitled to receive 50% of the booking amount Cancelations made within 15 days before the tour starts will not be entitled to a refund.