The day on bicycles becomes a good tradition in Ashgabat


August 17th marks exactly one month before the start of the grandiose sports event – the Games “Ashgabat 2017”. Many interesting events are timed to this day, promising to give an unforgettable experience.

At the same time, the roads will be completely at the disposal of cyclists – the traffic will be limited from seven in the morning to seven in the evening. However, not every person has a two-wheeled and environmentally friendly vehicle. But in Ashgabat in recent years, many bike rental locations have opened, and if you do not have a sparkling vehicle, simply contact the capital’s bicycle rental services.

As explained to Orient, they all provide approximately the same services. Payment of 20 manat is charged for every four hours, but you can also take a bicycle for a day for 100 manats. You can ride a bicycle all over Turkmenistan, the main thing is to return it at the agreed time and in good condition, otherwise you will have to pay extra. It will be necessary to leave any official identification document as a deposit. By phone, you can make a reservation in your name.

For example, you can contact the bicycle rental “Yyldyrym-group”, located in the shopping center “Joshgun” at Bitarap Türkmenistan Şaýoly, 108 (phone +993 64 04-80-57), or bicycle rental “VeloMania”, located at 10 Ýyl Abadançylyk, 156 (phone +993 64 82-10-21).

Where can one ride the bike on August 17th? The main activities of the day will be concentrated in the new Olympic town of the Turkmen capital. So, lovers of sweet treats will like the Turkmen melon exhibition. It will be possible not only to try these “paradise” fruits, word about which goes around the world, but also learn more about the special cultural significance of this delicacy for the Turkmen people. In addition to the elite varieties of Turkmen melons, other fruits of melon-growers and breeders of Turkmenistan, as well as a variety of domestic products from melons and gourds will also be presented at the exhibition.

The large-scale gala concert that will start the 30-day countdown before the start of the Games “Ashgabat 2017” will perfectly brighten the bike tour around the capital. As the organizers promise, the concert should be an unforgettable colorful event that will become a bright touch in preparation for the grand opening of the Games of Ashgabat 2017 on September 17th.