- Turkmenistan - How to Travel Safely - worldnomads. com
Turkmenistan Weather Worries Weather is also a major factor - 90% of Turkmenistan is made up of the Karakum desert and in the summer temperatures in the capital soar up to 50° C, making travel in those months only suitable for masochists
- What to expect on a trip to Turkmenistan | Intrepid Travel . . .
When the USSR crumbled in 1991, the five Central Asian states became countries in their own right for the first time, and replaced communism with burgeoning national identities Turkmenistan soon became known for the bizarre personality cult of the late President Niyazov, who died in 2006, turning the capital Ashgabat into a shrine to himself, including a golden statue that rotated with the sun
- Turkmenistan - Wikitravel
Turkmenistan in 5 days: if you are short of time, you can visit the most important sites in a few days: day 1 arrival in Ashgabat, day 2 flight to Dashoguz, visit of Konye Urgench, return flight from Dashoguz to Ashgabat in the same evening, overnight in Ashgabat, day 3 morning flight to Mary, visit of Merv, return flight to Ashgabat in the same evening, overnight in Ashgabat, day 4 Ashgabat, sightseeing, day 5 departure from Ashgabat
- Climate - Turkmenistan - Climates to Travel
Being subject to different air masses, the weather is unstable and there can be cold spells as well as heatwaves The wind can be strong, raising dust storms Much of Turkmenistan is occupied by the Karakum Desert, where in summer the temperature can reach as high as 50 °C (122 °F)
- Time in Turkmenistan - Wikipedia
Time in Turkmenistan Time in Turkmenistan is given by Turkmenistan Time (TMT) (UTC+05:00) Turkmenistan does not currently observe daylight saving time This standards- or measurement-related article is a stub
- Current Local Time in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan - Time and Date
Current Local Time in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan (Ashkhabad) Holiday Note: Aug 22, Eid ul Adha Businesses may be closed
- Travel in Turkmenistan: The highlights!
Highlights of my trip to Turkmenistan: Ashgabad, Darwaza gas crater (Gates of hell), Konye Urgench, Dasogouz Filmed and edited on iPhone in July 2017 Skip navigation
- Turkmenistan International Travel Information
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