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What a Tour of the 5 Stans Looks Like

For the adventurous, the list of worthwhile destinations is long. Usually near the top of that list, is the Five Stans - Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.

mosque decoration Uzbekistan

There is incredible art and attention to detail of these geometric and floral ceiling paintings in a mosque in Uzbekistan. It’s something you’ll see throughout the 5 Stans tours. Photo by Jonathan Hodgson

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Spiritual Mosque of Turkmenbashi Five Stans tours

Touring the Five Stans: A Photo Journey through Central Asia

Our Five Stans tours are often thought of as one of our most exotic explorations, each Stan (Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan) holds a unique history and culture that has been shaped over the centuries and influenced by many empires.

Spiritual Mosque of Turkmenbashi Five Stans tours

At the Spiritual Mosque of Turkmenbashi, there was incredible attention to detail by craftsmen in creating this door and doorknob.

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