Cities of Turkmenistan | Asia Travel

Dashoguz

That is the city in the north-eastern part of the country, it is also the capital ofDashoguz province. Dashoguz is situated in 546 kilometres from the Turkmen capital – Ashgabat city and 76.6 kilometres from the town of Nukus — the capital of Karakalpakstan of Uzbekistan. The city, which population is approximately 227 thousand people […]

Mary

That is the fourth largest city in Turkmenistan, located in the south of the country in a big oasis of Murgab River, which is situated in the heart of the Kara-Kum desert. Mary is considered to be the main town of Mary province and one of the most populous in the country. The city’s population […]

Turkmenabad

Turkmenabad is considered to be the second largest city of Turkmenistan, located on the left bank of the Amu Darya River. It is also the center of Lebap region as well as the entire eastern part of the country. Over its long history, the city has changed a great number of names. At the dawn […]

Turkmenbashi

That is a quite small and cozy town, which is located on the shores of the Gulf of Krasnovodsk that is, actually, of 520 kilometers to north-west of Ashgabat. The city lies at an altitude of 27 meters above a sea level, surrounded from the eastern side by a semicircle of low mountains and hills. […]

Ashgabat

Ashgabat — is the capital of Turkmenistan, the largest city of the country, its industrial, scientific and cultural center. The city is located in the southeastern part of the st ate, located in the picturesque valley of the foothills of the Kopet Dagh. It lies at an altitude of 214-240 m above sea level, while […]