Tolkuchka-Basar, Ashgabat

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Wander busy market streets and find anything your heart desires at Tolkuchka-Basar. The out-of-town chaotic shopping area offers everything from live sheep to embroidered clothing. Walk from one vendor to another to buy memorabilia, toys, and talismans made by the locals, but pay close attention to those selling carpets. Keep in mind that carpets older than 50 years cannot be exported, while others need an export certificate. Use our Ashgabat travel itinerary maker to arrange your visit to Tolkuchka-Basar and other attractions in Ashgabat.
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  • August 12, 2017
    Just outside of Ashgabat is the Tolkuchka Bazaar which is huge! You can buy anything here that you may want as a souvenir from Turkmenistan, and haggling is fun since our language skills in this count...  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    Product almost the same veshhde and the market is very distended, people with bad legs no ice. Prices kinda lower than in the city, but you have to know the fishing spots. I no longer go, nothing wonder where that
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  • April 21, 2017
    Not go over so big Bazaar other, Feeling total 庫 man who comes to the site, Bazaar has many 棟, East West of different area type has different Mai. Very dry cleans the entire 潔 rules drawn, comes this Ying Userboxes/Time this'll take a day here.
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