Turkmenistan: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 38.96333 / longitude: 59.5123

General information


There are UNESCO listed sites in this country: State Historical and Cultural Park “Ancient Merv”, Kunya-Urgench, Parthian Fortresses of Nisa. Well known national dishes are: Palaw.


The currency ISO code is TMT and the currency symbol is m.


The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: Russian, Turkmen. Country territory measures 488,100 km², they use a postcode system and the main cities are: Ashgabat, Turkmenabat, Türkmenbashy, Balkanabat, Dashoguz. Ashgabat serves as this nation's capital and the country shares a border with Afghanistan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan.


This country represents 0.064% of the world's population with about 4,751,120 individuals.

Good to know

Telephone numbers begin with +993, the domain name ".tm" is used by the country's websites, the country's ISO code is TM For more information about this country, check https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkmenistan.


ISO code TM
Capital Ashgabat
Population 4,751,120
World percentage 0.064%
Main cities
Spoken languages Russian, Turkmen
Currency code TMT
Currency symbol m
National dish Palaw
TLD .tm
Phone prefix +993
Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkmenistan