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Turkmen horse riding
Period: April-early May, September- early October
Dear amateurs and experienced riders! It is one choice of Ahal Teke equestrian tours we offer in Turkmenistan. The route starts at Geokdepe private horse farm and continue in Karakum desert. It is the joy to have experience to ride free rein Ahalteke horse at vast expanses of desert. Number of days can be changed per request. Horse riding or stay at horse farm can be also added in another tour you have in Turkmenistan
Day 1 airport – Ashgabat
Arrive at night. Transfer to htl. Check in htl. O/N
Free program in Ashgabat. O/N at htl.
Day 2 Ashgabat- Geok Tepe horse farm, 50 km
Drive to Geok Tepe private horse farm. Arrive at horse farm, start 3-4 hours horse riding for final choice of the horses. O/N in Turkmen yurta.
(*You will be kindly offered the pure Ahal Teke horses for this tour. The choice and preparation of horses will be started 40 days before your arrival. The details about your lhorse riding skills and weight are required)
Day 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Geok Depe – KaraKum desert – Geok Depe horse farm
(Total around 320 km of horse riding)
Start horseback tour. Horse riding each day, changing pace, trot or gallop. Discover Karakum steppe & sands, its flora and fauna. O/N in tent. (Karakum desert to the north from Geok Tepe, the itinerary comes in circle always in desert).
* Total distance per day 40-45 km (6 hours: 3 hrs before lunch and 3 hrs hours in late afternoon), but finally it would depends on your level in horse riding skills and wish.
*Fishing is available in one of the lakes
Return ride to horse farm on Day 10. Farewell dinner at horse farm. O/N in Turkmen yurta.
(Total 8 days horse riding on tour, around 320 km, and plus one horse riding day – on Day 2 )
Day 11 Geok Depe -Ashgabat-airport
Return to Ashgabat. Check in htl. Free program.
As flight time, transfer to airport. Next destination flight
(Visit to choice: Transportation to Kov Ata cave lake, Kipchak mosque – complimentary)
Group 2 persons 2908 USD p/person
Group 3 persons 2797 USD p/person
Group 4 persons 2548 USD p/person
Group 5 persons 2393 USD p/person
Group 6 persons 2289 USD p/person
Water on board – complimentary, Kov Ata lake cave transportation- complimentary.