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Maraniyat Destination Guide

Touring Maraniyat in Turkmenistan.

Maraniyat in the region of Turkmenistan (general) is located in Turkmenistan - some 185 mi (or 298 km) East of Ashkhabad, the country's capital city.

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Time in Maraniyat is now 04:16 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Ashgabat" with an UTC offset of 5 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Mashhad, Ashkhabad, Herat, Bukhara, Vos'moye Marta or Urgench. Being here already, consider visiting Teze-Yel, Tezeoba, Maraniyat, Kommunist, Kara-Yab Vtoroy and Bagarka. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Erk Kala in Merv

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Interesting facts about this location

Mary Stadium

Mary Stadium is a stadium in Mary, Turkmenistan. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home for Merw Mary. It has a capacity of 10,000 people.

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Located at 37.6, 61.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Turkmenistan

Mary, Turkmenistan

Mary is the capital city of Mary Province in Turkmenistan. Former names include Merv, Meru and Margiana. It is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:37|36|N|61|50|E|region:TM_type:city|| |primary |name= }}. The city is an oasis in the Karakum Desert, located on the Murghab river. In 2009, Mary had a population of 123,000, up from 92,000 in the 1989 census. In Kerait tradition, Mary the mother of Jesus was buried here. The city also has an airport.

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Located at 37.6, 61.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Turkmenistan

Margu

Margu was a satrapy of the Achaemenid Empire. The ruler who lost a Bactrian revolt is mentioned as a Margian in the Behistun inscriptions of ca. 515 BCE by Darius Hystaspis. It is not mentioned as a satrapy in the inscription, because it was included in a larger satrapy of the empire.

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Located at 37.6, 61.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Achaemenid satrapies, Provinces of the Sassanid Empire

Sanjan (Khorasan)

Sanjan is an ancient city on the southern edge of the Kara-kum Desert, in the vicinity of the historically eminent oasis-city of Merv. Topographically, Sanjan is located in the Greater Khorasan region of Central Asia. Politically, Sanjan is in the present-day Mary Province of Turkmenistan. Together with Merv, Sanjan was an important stopping place and center of trade on the southern route of the Silk road.

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Located at 37.6, 61.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places in Turkmenistan

Mary Airport

Mary Airport is the second largest international airport in Turkmenistan. In March 2009, the airport was expanded with a new terminal and opened a US$5 million, two-story, 3,500-square-meter terminal and upgraded its status from provincial to international airport. Located in 6 km. north-east of the centre of Mary.

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Located at 37.6, 61.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Turkmenistan