16 days in Ashgabat & Kaakhka Itinerary

16 days in Ashgabat & Kaakhka Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Ashgabat
— 8 nights
Train:  3 h 15 min
2
Kaakhka
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  19 h 45 min
End: Stockholm

8
nights
Ashgabat

Ashgabat ©
A Soviet-like grid of opulent marble edifices in the center of the desert, Ashgabat paints an unusual picture.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Parthian Settlement of Nisa and Geokdepe. For shopping fun, head to Russian Bazaar or Tolkuchka-Basar. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Kow Ata Underground Lake, take an in-depth tour of Ashgabat National Museum of History, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hezreti Osman Mosque, and delve into the distant past at Seyit Jemaletdin Mosque.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Ashgabat journey planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Ashgabat is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. Traveling from Stockholm to Ashgabat, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Stockholm in June, with highs in Ashgabat at 43°C and lows at 27°C. You will leave for Kaakhka on the 10th (Wed).

Things to do in Ashgabat

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums
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Kow Ata Underground Lake ©
Kow Ata Underground Lake
Turkmen Museum of Fine Arts ©
Turkmen Museum of Fine Arts
Geokdepe ©
Geokdepe

6
nights
Kaakhka

Kaakhka ©
Kaka also known as Kaakhka, Kaakcha or Chaacha is a town and capital of Kaka District in the Ahal Province of Turkmenistan. Kaakhka is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Abiverd Ruins.

For traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kaakhka online road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Ashgabat to Kaakhka takes 3.5 hours. You'll set off for home on the 16th (Tue).

Things to do in Kaakhka

Historic Sites
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Abiverd Ruins ©
Abiverd Ruins