This ancient settlement and fortress is a world UNESCO site for 200 BC and is a must-come if you are staying in the city. This was both an important site of ancient commerce as well as of military significance. Teams of archeologists have worked here for years and have painstakingly uncovered the city bit by bit. From outside you can hire tour guides for $3-5 who will show you the site and explain its architectural and historical importance. This place is outside the city and near the village of Bagyr. You can come here by cab or by bus. The nearest bus stop is Ashgabat Bus station on Gorogly Street. Polisiýa we Ýol Gözegçilik Gullugy is the landmark nearest to the sight. This place is 30 minutes from the city and duration of visit is 1 hour.
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