Young Pioneer Tours

Merv and Mary Day Trip Extension

Merv is of Central Asia’s, if not the world’s most interesting ruins. It has been the site of settlements for millenniums AD until two hundred years ago. A visit through Merv is a walk through time, as half a dozen civilizations have left their mark here. Along with an expert english-speaking guide, take a day before or after your tour with us in Turkmenistan to visit this astounding place.


  • Early morning pickup for the first flight to Mary.
  • Flight to Mary.
  • Sightseeing in ancient Merv with a local English speaking guide.
  • Visit the modern city of Mary.
  • Stop at the Mary Museum if there is time.
  • Return to the airport to catch the evening flight back to Ashgabat.
  • Arrive in Ashgabat, transfer to the hotel.


Number of guests
Price per guest (USD)
1 $395
2-3 $295
4 and more $255

Inclusions and Exclusions

Price inclusive of:

  • A/C transportation service as per itinerary
  • Flight tickets Ashgabat-Mary-Ashgabat
  • Local English speaking guide in Merv

Price exclusive of:

  • Accommodation in Ashgabat (this will be counted separately as per your specific situation)
  • Entrance fee to Mary Museum
  • Meals during the day
  • Western YPT guide for the duration of the extension
  • Entrance fee to Merv