Exercise normal precautions when traveling to Turkmenistan.
Please read the Safety and Security section on the Country Information page. If you decide to travel to Turkmenistan:
- Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an emergency.
- Follow the Department of State on Facebook and Twitter.
- Review the Crime and Safety Report for Turkmenistan.
U.S. citizens who travel abroad should always have a contingency plan for emergency situations. Review the Traveler’s Checklist.
Originally Published: April 18, 2018