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The (excellent!) Caravanistan page indicates you need a 4x4 to get to the crater from the road. Could you do it carefully in a dead standard 2wd car? Thanks! Yes that's no problem, we were in a simple 2wd Toyota. There's also guys with motorbikes that take you. Don't pay to much. I think 10 usd is ...
- Tue Oct 01, 2019 3:27 am
- Forum: Turkmenistan
- Topic: Turkmen manat black market exchange rates
- Replies: 51
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We got 16 in the town Dashoguz, were dependent of one trader though, our taxi driver gave us the feeling we had no other choice. In hindsight we should have asked around at the bazar more. In Ashgabad we got 17 manat per usd. Helped out by friendly locals. It depends on the amount that you change wh...
- Sun Sep 15, 2019 3:29 pm
- Forum: Outdoor adventures
- Topic: Camping gas/fuel in Dushanbe/Tajikistan: Q&A
- Replies: 19
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PECTA in Khorog has cannisters. We also left our full and unused ones at their office, hoping to make someone happy.
- Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:16 am
- Forum: Tajikistan
- Topic: Sending baggage from Tajikistan
- Replies: 0
- Views: 271
Hello fellow travellers, I want to send home (Europe) a bag from Dushanbe. Who has experience wth this? As far as I can see there are no official/open DHL or UPS offices in Dushanbe. The only company I can find dat ships from Tajikistan is MyBaggage.com, they obviously use local contractors to carry...
- Fri Aug 30, 2019 2:19 pm
- Forum: Pamir Highway rideshare
- Topic: Wakhan trip from Khorog (2 days) 2 september
- Replies: 1
- Views: 131
Hello fellow travellers, We are in Khorog at the moment and want to make a trip to Langar (2 days) and see the highlights of the Tajik Wakhan. We will stay around Langar for some trekking and camping; go back to Khorog by public transport. Looking for people to share the ride to Langar. This could a...
- Thu Aug 01, 2019 2:08 pm
- Forum: Visas & embassy reports
- Topic: Embassy report: Turkmen visa in Brussels
- Replies: 6
- Views: 2649
I just called the consulate asking if it was possible to send documents for a transit visum by mail (I'm Dutch, living in the Netherlands). It wasn't possible to do anything by mail or e-mail. But also, more importantly: He asked me when I wanted to enter Turkmenistan (24 september) and when I was l...