Silk Route & Mountains of Central Asia

Ashgabat - Dushanbe

47 days through Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan
FROM: $7556 USD
Transport:
Overland Expedition Vehicle, Jeep, Russian Bus
Crew:
Two Dragoman Crew Members, Local Guides where necessary, Local Crew Member in certain areas
Accom:
Comfortable Hotel 12 nights
Camping without facilities 5 nights
Basic Hotel 12 nights
Yurt Camp 4 nights
Homestay 5 nights
Wild Camp 5 nights
Guesthouse 2 nights
Camping 1 night
Meals:
Breakfasts x 40, Lunches x 16, Dinners x 19
Physical:
Lifestyle:
Code:
EHT
Deposit:
$435 USD per person
Foreign Travel Advice
This 47 day overland tour journeys from Ashgabat to Dushanbe through Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan
Explore the unique Turkmen capital of Ashgabat on a guided tour
Wild camp near the 'Door to Hell' Darvaza Crater
Overland in to the Karakum desert
Explore the ruined city of Kunye Urgench
Guided tour of the ancient and beautiful city of Khiva
3 nights in Bukhara with guided tour of the many unique sites
Overnight in the Kyzylkum Desert staying in yurts
Guided tour of the historic city of Samarkand and surrounding area
Overland through Uzbekistan's Fergana Valley in local transport
See the silk-weavers of the Fergana Valley
Day 1 - Ashgabat (8th July 2021)

Border Information: if joining in Ashgabat, you will most likely enter Turkmenistan at Ashgabat International Airport (IATA code: ASB).

There will be a pre-departure meeting at 10:00am - please look out for a note from your leader at the reception of the joining hotel upon arrival with more details about this important meeting.

After the meeting we will have an included tour of the city of Ashgabat using local minibuses.

Please note that many of the options listed below will only be possible for those with extra time in Ashgabat before the start of your trip with us - please contact the Sales team if you would like to book pre-tour accommodation with us to have extra time exploring Ashgabat. If arriving at Ashgabat airport you will also need to have a confirmed arrival transfer and representative from our local supplier to meet you at the airport. Please contact your sales agent for prices and to book.

*Important note - any tobacco products are practically illegal in Turkmenistan, so please do not bring them or use them in Turkmenistan. Also please do not bring any medicines containing tramadol, codeine, temazepam, morphine or opiates to Central Asia. These are illegal in all circumstances in most of Central Asia and you will risk arrest. If in doubt about a particular medicine, please do not bring it. See the notes at the bottom for more details.*


Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: Comfortable Hotel


Day 2 - Darvaza (9th July 2021)
Day 3 - Kunye Urgench (10th July 2021)
Day 4 - Khiva (11th July 2021)
Day 5 - Khiva (12th July 2021)
Day 6 - Bukhara (13th July 2021)
Day 7 - Bukhara (14th July 2021)
Day 8 - Bukhara (15th July 2021)
Day 9 - Kyzylkhum Desert (16th July 2021)
Day 10 - Samarkand (17th July 2021)
Day 11 - Samarkand (18th July 2021)
Day 12 - Samarkand (19th July 2021)
Day 13 - Tashkent (20th July 2021)
Day 14 - Tashkent (21st July 2021)
Day 15 - Tashkent (22nd July 2021)
Day 16 - Fergana Valley (23rd July 2021)
Day 17 - Arslanbob (24th July 2021)
Day 18 - Arslanbob (25th July 2021)
Day 19 - Kyrgyz Fergana Valley (26th July 2021)
Day 20 - Kyrgyz Fergana Valley (27th July 2021)
Day 21 - Son-Kol Lake (28th July 2021)
Day 22 - Son-Kol Lake (29th July 2021)
Day 23 - Kochkor (30th July 2021)
Day 24 - Jeti-Oguz Valley (31st July 2021)
Day 25 - Jeti-Oguz Valley (1st August 2021)
Day 26 - Karakol (2nd August 2021)
Day 27 - Chong Kemin Valley (3rd August 2021)
Day 28 - Chong Kemin Valley (4th August 2021)
Day 29 - Bishkek (5th August 2021)
Day 30 - Bishkek (6th August 2021)
Day 31 - Toktugal Lake (7th August 2021)
Day 32 - Osh (8th August 2021)
Day 33 - Osh (9th August 2021)
Day 34 - Tulpar Kol Lake (10th August 2021)
Day 35 - Murghab (11th August 2021)
Day 36 - Langar (12th August 2021)
Day 37 - Ishkashim (13th August 2021)
Day 38 - Khorog (14th August 2021)
Day 39 - Khorog (15th August 2021)
Day 40 - Khalaykhum (16th August 2021)
Day 41 - Kulob (17th August 2021)
Day 42 - Iskanderkul Lake (18th August 2021)
Day 43 - Fann Mountains (19th August 2021)
Day 44 - Bibijanat Lake (20th August 2021)
Day 45 - Alaudin Lake (21st August 2021)
Day 46 - Dushanbe (22nd August 2021)
Day 47 - Dushanbe (23rd August 2021)

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24 Aug 22 Dushanbe

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