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by aleckii
Thu Oct 06, 2016 12:48 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Hojayli - Konye-Urgench border crossing (UZ - TM)
Replies: 41
Views: 20757

Re: Border crossing from/to Turkmenistan

Entered Nukus from the Konye-Urgench border on 13th September. Saw lots of tourists on a big paid tour, mostly from Europe. We were held up for 2 hours at the Turkmenistan border for no explanation. The border guard just started to scroll on his computer reading some pdf files in front of us. I spok...
by aleckii
Thu Oct 06, 2016 12:26 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Denau-Tursunzade (UZ-TAJ) border crossing
Replies: 30
Views: 18524

Re: Denau-Tursunzade (UZ-TAJ) border crossing

I did this crossing on the 19th of September. We initially wanted to take a night taxi from Bukhara, arriving just in time for the border crossing but decided it would be safer to take the ride in the morning. Our guesthouse owner at Zahra & Rustom was the one who found us the driver. There were...
by aleckii
Thu Oct 06, 2016 12:14 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Karkara valley (Kegen – Tup/Kensu) border
Replies: 69
Views: 31633

Re: Karkara valley (Kegen – Tup/Kensu) border

We crossed the border on the 29th September. Online sources were saying it closes on 1st October. But when I asked the guards they confirm that this year they are closing on the 30th October. Working hours are from 9am to 6pm. We took a taxi driver for 3000som from Chopon Ata right to the border, wh...
by aleckii
Tue Aug 30, 2016 8:44 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Denau-Tursunzade (UZ-TAJ) border crossing
Replies: 30
Views: 18524

Re: Denau-Tursunzade (UZ-TAJ) border crossing

I will be departing Bukhara to Denau for this border crossing. I wonder if there are any taxis or Buses that would cover this distance overnight? Arriving at the border in the early morning? Another option was to depart Bukhara on a night train, switch train in Samarkand overnight and arriving in Sa...

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