Himalayan Wanderer

Ashgabat - Kathmandu

86 days through Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Nepal
FROM: $13275 USD
Transport:
Overland Expedition Vehicle, Jeep, Russian Bus, Local Bus, Boat
Crew:
Two Dragoman Crew Members, Local Guides where necessary, Local Crew Member in certain areas, One Local Crew Member
Accom:
Comfortable Hotel 17 nights
Camping without facilities 7 nights
Basic Hotel 36 nights
Yurt Camp 4 nights
Homestay 6 nights
Wild Camp 4 nights
Guesthouse 9 nights
Multishare Hostel 1 night
Meals:
Breakfasts x 50, Lunches x 16, Dinners x 20
Physical:
Lifestyle:
Code:
EKH
Deposit:
$580 USD per person
Foreign Travel Advice
This 86 day overland tour journeys from Ashgabat to Kathmandu through Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Nepal
Explore the unique Turkmen capital of Ashgabat on a guided tour
Wild camp near the 'Door to Hell' Darvaza Crater
Overland in to the Karakum desert
Explore the ruined city of Kunye Urgench
Guided tour of the ancient and beautiful city of Khiva
3 nights in Bukhara with guided tour of the many unique sites
Overnight in the Kyzylkum Desert staying in yurts
Guided tour of the historic city of Samarkand and surrounding area
Overland through Uzbekistan's Fergana Valley in local transport
See the silk-weavers of the Fergana Valley
Day 1 - Ashgabat (29th May 2022)

Border Information: if joining in Ashgabat, you will most likely enter Turkmenistan at Ashgabat International Airport (IATA code: ASB).

There will be a pre-departure meeting at 10:00am - please look out for a note from your leader at the reception of the joining hotel upon arrival with more details about this important meeting.

After the meeting we will have an included tour of the city of Ashgabat using local minibuses.

Please note that many of the options listed below will only be possible for those with extra time in Ashgabat before the start of your trip with us - please contact the Sales team if you would like to book pre-tour accommodation with us to have extra time exploring Ashgabat. If arriving at Ashgabat airport you will also need to have a confirmed arrival transfer and representative from our local supplier to meet you at the airport. Please contact your sales agent for prices and to book.

*Important note - any tobacco products are practically illegal in Turkmenistan, so please do not bring them or use them in Turkmenistan. Also please do not bring any medicines containing tramadol, codeine, temazepam, morphine or opiates to Central Asia. These are illegal in all circumstances in most of Central Asia and you will risk arrest. If in doubt about a particular medicine, please do not bring it. See the notes at the bottom for more details.*


Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: Comfortable Hotel


Day 2 - Darvaza (30th May 2022)
Day 3 - Kunye Urgench (31st May 2022)
Day 4 - Khiva (1st June 2022)
Day 5 - Khiva (2nd June 2022)
Day 6 - Bukhara (3rd June 2022)
Day 7 - Bukhara (4th June 2022)
Day 8 - Bukhara (5th June 2022)
Day 9 - Kyzylkhum Desert (6th June 2022)
Day 10 - Samarkand (7th June 2022)
Day 11 - Samarkand (8th June 2022)
Day 12 - Samarkand (9th June 2022)
Day 13 - Tashkent (10th June 2022)
Day 14 - Tashkent (11th June 2022)
Day 15 - Tashkent (12th June 2022)
Day 16 - Fergana Valley (13th June 2022)
Day 17 - Arslanbob (14th June 2022)
Day 18 - Arslanbob (15th June 2022)
Day 19 - Kyrgyz Fergana Valley (16th June 2022)
Day 20 - Kyrgyz Fergana Valley (17th June 2022)
Day 21 - Son-Kol Lake (18th June 2022)
Day 22 - Son-Kol Lake (19th June 2022)
Day 23 - Kochkor (20th June 2022)
Day 24 - Jeti-Oguz Valley (21st June 2022)
Day 25 - Jeti-Oguz Valley (22nd June 2022)
Day 26 - Karakol (23rd June 2022)
Day 27 - Chong Kemin Valley (24th June 2022)
Day 28 - Chong Kemin Valley (25th June 2022)
Day 29 - Bishkek (26th June 2022)
Day 30 - Bishkek (27th June 2022)
Day 31 - Kochkor (28th June 2022)
Day 32 - Tash Rabat (29th June 2022)
Day 33 - Kashgar (30th June 2022)
Day 34 - Kashgar (1st July 2022)
Day 35 - Kashgar (2nd July 2022)
Day 36 - Kashgar (3rd July 2022)
Day 37 - Kashgar (4th July 2022)
Day 38 - Aksu (5th July 2022)
Day 39 - Korle (6th July 2022)
Day 40 - Urumqi (7th July 2022)
Day 41 - Urumqi (8th July 2022)
Day 42 - Turpan (9th July 2022)
Day 43 - Turpan (10th July 2022)
Day 44 - Dunhuang (11th July 2022)
Day 45 - Dunhuang (12th July 2022)
Day 46 - Jiayuguan (13th July 2022)
Day 47 - Zhangye (14th July 2022)
Day 48 - Liujiaxia (15th July 2022)
Day 49 - Xiahe (16th July 2022)
Day 50 - Xiahe (17th July 2022)
Day 51 - Xiahe (18th July 2022)
Day 52 - Lanzhou (19th July 2022)
Day 53 - Pingliang (20th July 2022)
Day 54 - Pingliang (21st July 2022)
Day 55 - Xi'an (22nd July 2022)
Day 56 - Xi'an (23rd July 2022)
Day 57 - Pingliang (24th July 2022)
Day 58 - Pingliang (25th July 2022)
Day 59 - Lanzhou (26th July 2022)
Day 60 - Xiahe (27th July 2022)
Day 61 - Xiahe (28th July 2022)
Day 62 - Xiahe (29th July 2022)
Day 63 - Liujiaxia (30th July 2022)
Day 64 - Qinghai Hu (31st July 2022)
Day 65 - Qinghai Hu (1st August 2022)
Day 66 - Golmud (2nd August 2022)
Day 67 - Amdo (3rd August 2022)
Day 68 - Amdo (4th August 2022)
Day 69 - Amdo (5th August 2022)
Day 70 - Lhasa (6th August 2022)
Day 71 - Lhasa (7th August 2022)
Day 72 - Lhasa (8th August 2022)
Day 73 - Lhasa (9th August 2022)
Day 74 - Gyantse (10th August 2022)
Day 75 - Shigatse (11th August 2022)
Day 76 - New Tingri (12th August 2022)
Day 77 - Rongbuk (13th August 2022)
Day 78 - New Tingri (14th August 2022)
Day 79 - Friendship Highway (15th August 2022)
Day 80 - Nuwakot (16th August 2022)
Day 81 - Nuwakot (17th August 2022)
Day 82 - Pokhara (18th August 2022)
Day 83 - Pokhara (19th August 2022)
Day 84 - Khatauti Khola (20th August 2022)
Day 85 - Kathmandu (21st August 2022)
Day 86 - Kathmandu (22nd August 2022)

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Finishing
Total Price (USD)
29 May 22 Ashgabat
22 Aug 22 Kathmandu

$13,275 USD

Status: Closed

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Duration: 86 days Booking Closed