Turkmenabat Vacation Packages
Ashgabat, the national capital, is located 290 miles (467 kilometers) west of Turkmenabat.
Even though Turkmenistan is a little off the beaten track, there are still a wealth of things to do and see around.
Enjoy moments of tranquility at Turkmenistan's churches. Go to Turkmenistan's history museums. These are good places to hang out, especially on unpleasant days.
If you like mixing with folk who share your passions, Turkmenabat has plenty of specialist tours such as guided nature walks.
Savvy travelers understand that food is one of the most rewarding ways to truly experience a destination. Popular ingredients in this part of the world are rice and pumpkin. Sous (meat, potatoes, carrots) and shashlyk (grilled mutton) are both much-loved choices sure to imbue visitors' with the true flavours of Turkmenistan. Turkmenistan desserts such as zebra cake (marble cake) are also a good thing to try. Try a chal (fermented camel’s milk), an non-alcoholic drink of choice.
If you're traveling in the region on the 27th of October, join the fun during the country-wide Independence Day celebrations.
The closest major airport, Termez International Airport, is located in Termez, 240 miles (386 kilometers) to the southeast of Turkmenabat, so take that into account when planning your trip.