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Ashgabat— 1 day
A Soviet-like grid of opulent marble edifices in the center of the desert, Ashgabat paints an unusual picture.Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): examine the collection at Turkmen Carpet Museum, pause for some photo ops at Independence Monument, get engrossed in the history at Ashgabat National Museum of History, then explore the ancient world of Parthian Settlement of Nisa, and finally don't miss a visit to Gypjak Mosque.
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If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airport is Ashgabat International Airport. In October, daytime highs in Ashgabat are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.
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