CELEBRATION OF TURKMEN HORSE

30 April 2017 (final Sunday of April)
One of the world’s unique celebrations is Turkmen Horse day. Turkmen people assume that it is necessary to give special value to Akhal-teke horses, which have been loyal partner throughout centuries. Turkmen Akhal-teke horses described as ‘wings from heaven’. It impresses many with its unique beauty and strength.

• Guests have the chance to be spectators of horse races that will be conducted in hippodromes in Ashgabat and other major cities.

• Unique museum dedicated for Akhal-teke horses is located at “Turkmenatlary” state concern building.

• Guests have the chance to visit horse complex to ride a horse, to see Turkmen camel “Akmaya”, Turkmen dog “Alabay” and taste Turkmen traditional meals.

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