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Fly: 26 h
Ashgabat— 5 nights
Fly: 26 h
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A Soviet-like grid of opulent marble edifices in the center of the desert, Ashgabat paints an unusual picture.Ashgabat is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Independence Monument, get engrossed in the history at Ashgabat National Museum of History, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Geokdepe, and examine the collection at Turkmen Carpet Museum.
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Melbourne, Australia to Ashgabat is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Turkmenistan Standard Time (TMT) is minus 5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Ashgabat can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.
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