On Akhalteke horses in Karakum Desert (HRT 01)
The itinerary: Ashgabat - Geokdepe Farm Stud - Tummekli Hills - Karakum Desert - Chyrla Nomadic - Gurrukly - Hakysh - Gongurajy - Orazsahet - Geokdepe Lake - Ashgabat
This full of adventures and exotic tour on graceful Akhalteke horses is carrying out in Turkmenistan along the one of the greatest deserts of Asia – Karakum. Akhalteke horses are considered as ancestors of all modern breeds of horses by right. During the tour you will familiarize with rich flora and fauna of the desert, visit settlements lost in the sands, where people live their own life far from civilization blessings, enjoy picturesque landscapes and unusual nice dawns and sunsets. Also the sights of wonderful nice capital of Turkmenistan Ashgabat city are waited for you. In the end of the tour it will be very difficult for you to leave your horse – the most beautiful and cleverest animal, but you will remember this remarkable trip forever.
Profile: daily horse tour with full escort (total length of the itinerary is 220 km, day walking is 40 km, time spending in the saddle up to 6 hrs/day).
Accommodation: 4 nights in hotels, 7 nights in tents.