Silk Route & Mountains of Central Asia

Ashgabat - Dushanbe

47 days through Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan
FROM: $6185 USD + 1,380 USD Kitty
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
Day 1 - Ashgabat (4th May 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 (5th May 2021)
Day 3 - Kunye Urgench (6th May 2021)
Day 4 - Khiva (7th May 2021)
Day 5 - Khiva (8th May 2021)
Day 6 - Bukhara (9th May 2021)
Day 7 - Bukhara (10th May 2021)
Day 8 - Bukhara (11th May 2021)
Day 9 - Kyzylkhum Desert (12th May 2021)
Day 10 - Samarkand (13th May 2021)
Day 11 - Samarkand (14th May 2021)
Day 12 - Samarkand (15th May 2021)
Day 13 - Tashkent (16th May 2021)
Day 14 - Tashkent (17th May 2021)
Day 15 - Tashkent (18th May 2021)
Day 16 - Fergana Valley (19th May 2021)
Day 17 - Arslanbob (20th May 2021)
Day 18 - Arslanbob (21st May 2021)
Day 19 - Kyrgyz Fergana Valley (22nd May 2021)
Day 20 - Kyrgyz Fergana Valley (23rd May 2021)
Day 21 - Son-Kol Lake (24th May 2021)
Day 22 - Son-Kol Lake (25th May 2021)
Day 23 - Kochkor (26th May 2021)
Day 24 - Jeti-Oguz Valley (27th May 2021)
Day 25 - Jeti-Oguz Valley (28th May 2021)
Day 26 - Karakol (29th May 2021)
Day 27 - Chong Kemin Valley (30th May 2021)
Day 28 - Chong Kemin Valley (31st May 2021)
Day 29 - Bishkek (1st June 2021)
Day 30 - Bishkek (2nd June 2021)
Day 31 - Toktugal Lake (3rd June 2021)
Day 32 - Osh (4th June 2021)
Day 33 - Osh (5th June 2021)
Day 34 - Tulpar Kol Lake (6th June 2021)
Day 35 - Murghab (7th June 2021)
Day 36 - Langar (8th June 2021)
Day 37 - Ishkashim (9th June 2021)
Day 38 - Khorog (10th June 2021)
Day 39 - Khorog (11th June 2021)
Day 40 - Khalaykhum (12th June 2021)
Day 41 - Kulob (13th June 2021)
Day 42 - Iskanderkul Lake (14th June 2021)
Day 43 - Fann Mountains (15th June 2021)
Day 44 - Bibijanat Lake (16th June 2021)
Day 45 - Alaudin Lake (17th June 2021)
Day 46 - Dushanbe (18th June 2021)
Day 47 - Dushanbe (19th June 2021)

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09 Jul 20 Ashgabat
24 Aug 20 Dushanbe
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04 May 21 Ashgabat
19 Jun 21 Dushanbe

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08 Jul 21 Ashgabat
23 Aug 21 Dushanbe

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