The Gates of Hell

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#1

https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/the-gates-of-hell-turkmenistan?utm_source=atlas-forum&utm_medium=referral


#2

Anyone have a first-hand account of this place? Would love to hear.


#3

I have not, but I have a good friend from Turkmenistan. Getting a visa to go there is difficult. You would be required to go with an authorized local travel agent. Independent travel in Turkmenistan is next to impossible.


#4

We’re scheduled to go in September. Will let you know what it is like.