Turkmenistan’s capital Ashgabat stands as a glistening marble oasis amidst the endless stretches of sand encircling it. Known as the Marble City for having the highest density of white marble structures on the planet, this strikingly beautiful city will undoubtedly impress with its grandiose architecture, ornate golden statues and spotless streets, all permeated in an otherworldly calm and half-vacancy that have earned the capital its second nickname, City of the Dead.
The Ashgabat City Tour is the perfect way to explore this peculiar metropolis, affording you the convenience of seeing the city’s diverse highlights without having to arrange your own transportation or worry with communication barriers. You’ll be accompanied by a private driver and experienced local guide who can provide you with a unique perspective on each site’s history, help you to haggle for the best prices at the local bazaar and answer all of your questions along the way.
To begin your City Tour of Ashgabat, your private local guide and driver will meet you at your hotel. Your tour of the Marble City will include:
Tour duration: approximately 5 hours