DURATION: 13Days/ 12Nights
We have great cities to visit: New York and Washington, Paris and London; and further east, and older than any of these, the legendary city of Samarkand, whose crumbling palaces and mosques still welcome travelers on the Silk road!
Tour Itinerary: Tashkent, Samarkand, Nukus, Aral Sea (Moynaq), Khiva, Bukhara
"13D Special Adventure Trip to the Highlights of Uzbekistan" Tour Program:
Day 1: Flight from …TO TASHKENT
Depart … for the overnight flight to Tashkent.
Overnight: In flight
Day 2: ARRIVE TASHKENT, SIGHTSEEING
On arrival in Tashkent you will be transferred to your hotel. Tashkent is the capital of Uzbekistan and rightfully claims to be the biggest and most cosmopolitan city of Central Asia. The sightseeing tour includes visits to Highlights of Tashkent: Chorsu Bazaar in the old part of Tashkent, Kukuldash Mosque and Khast Imom, Place of Independence, Amir Temur Square. Overnight: Shodlik Palace Hotel Or Similar, Tashkent.
Day 3: TASHKENT – NUKUS Flight to Tashkent early in the morning. Arrival in Nukus. Transfer to the hotel for putting the luggage in the rooms. Drive towards Muynak, the Aral Sea. Visit the Highlights of Nukus & Muynaq: cemetery of boats, Mizdakhan memorial complex. Return to Nukus. Overnight in Nukus.
Day 4: NUKUS – KHIVA
After the breakfast visit the museum Savitsky which holds one of the biggest collections of the artworks of Soviet Union. After the visit drive towards the city of Khiva. On the road visit the ancient fortresses of ancient Khorezm. Lunch in a traditional nomadic tent. Arrival in Khiva Night in Khiva.
Day 5: KHIVA
Breakfast. Transfer to the Domestic Airport of Tashkent to take the morning flight to Urgench. Transfer to Khiva (35km). Full day trip for discovering the fantastic cidatel in Khiva which counts more than 250 monuments protected by the state and UNESCO. Overnight: Khievak Hotel Or Similar, Khiva.
Day 6: DRIVE TO BUKHARA (450km)
Breakfast. Drive to Bukhara. During the drive you will enjoy outstanding landscapes of the Kizilkum desert. You will arrive in Bukhara by the end of the day. Free time. Overnight in Bukhara.
Day 7: BUKHARA (visits)
After breakfast you will start a tour Highlights of Bukhara which included visits to: Ismail Samoni mausoleum, Kalon complex, Miri Arab Madrassa (16th century), Ulugbek and Abdilazizkhan Madrassa (17th century) and Magoki Attory Mosque, Lyabi House complex, Ark Fortress and Chor Minor. Overnight: Hotel A S L Or Hovli Poyon Hotel Or Similar, Bukhara.
Day 8: BUKHARA (visits)
Today you will be taken to see some of the sights outside Bukhara, including the Nakshbandi Mausoleum, Chor Bakr and the Sitori-Mohi Khosa palace. Overnight in Bukhara.
Day 9: BUKHARA – SHAKHRISABZ - SAMARKAND (280 km)
After breakfast you will take the road towards Shakhrisabz which is another most visited city of Central Asia. Shakhrisabz was a motherland of Tamerlan and has a few interesting monuments to see before arriving in Samarkand. Arrival in Samarkand by the end of the day. Free time.
Overnight:Hotel Malika Classic Or Similar.
Day 10: SAMARKAND (visits)
Breakfast. Full day dedicated for visits to Highlights of Samarkand: the famous Registan Square (with the 17th century Madrassa Sherdor, Tilla Kori and the 15th century Ulugbek), Gur Emir-Mausoleum, Shakhi Zinda Necropolis and the grandiose Bibi Khanym Mosque, Bazar Siab. Overnight: Dilshoda Hotel Or Similar.
Day 11: SAMARKAND (visits)
Breakfast. You will have a half day tour to visit : Uughbeg Obsevatory, Silk Factory of Samarkand, Silk Paper workshop, Museum Afrosiyob. Afternoon you will have free time for revisiting your preferred spots.
Overnight: Dilshoda Hotel Or Similar.
Day 12: SAMARKAND – TASHKENT (260km)
Breakfast. In the morning you will take the road towards Tashkent. Arrival in Tashkent by 13:00. Transfer to the hotel. Free time.
Overnight: Ramada Hotel Or Similar.
Day 13: Transfer to the airport. Flight from Tashkent to …
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Hope to see you in the land of sun, the crossroads of Silk Road. Good Luck!
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Price per person and in US Dollars:
2 travelers: 890 USD
3-5 travelers: 825 USD
6+ travelers: 780 USD
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