Monument Arch of Neutrality, Ashgabat

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An imposing landmark of the capital Monument Arch of Neutrality, stands as an impressive three-legged white tower glorifying the essence of Turkmenistan's complex policy. Topped by a gilt 12 m (39 ft) statue of the country's first president, this 95 m (312 ft) tall structure is set in a white marble town in a picturesque park. The popular Tripod features an observation deck at 45 m (148 ft) from where you can get panoramic views of the city. There is a museum with a collection of state gifts presented to the President Saparmurat Niyazov. Observe the changing of guards at the foot of the tower. To visit Monument Arch of Neutrality on your trip to Ashgabat, use our Ashgabat day trip planning site .
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  • This is the tower was erected a permanent neutrality talk me. You can go on an elevator going up at an angle. Worth a visit since Turkmenistan-ish atmosphere and good views.
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  • Alright so anyone who has already been here probably finds me crazy for saying this is a must do attraction. My main reason for this is to get the photo. This view provides you with a great vantage po...  more »
  • Arch of Neutrality. Its must see in Ashgabat, cause except visiting monuments nothing much to do. I managed to find a brief info about this local Eiffel tower which You wont find in LP or other city g...  more »
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