Uzbekistan | Discover Uzbekistan

8-days | 7-nights
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Uzbekistan | Discover Uzbekistan

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MIN. TRAVELERS

2 Passengers

$ 1299

Amazing Experience

Uzbekistan is a must-visit travel destination for people who want to learn about the rich history and culture of Central Asia. It is the perfect place to travel & explore the fascinating history of the Silk Road trade through the well-preserved architecture of ancient cities like Khiva, Samarkand, and Bukhara.

What's Included

Transfer from the airport to the hotel
2 nights in Tashkent at The Royal Mezon Hotel or similar
2 nights in Samarkand at Emir Han Hotel or similar
1 night in Khiva at Bek Khiva Hotel or similar
2 nights in Buskara at The Royal Mezon Hotel or similar
8 meals: 7 breakfasts and 1 dinner
Flight from Tashkent-Urgench  (economy class)
"Afrosiyob" high-speed train e-ticket from Tashkent-Bukhara (economy class)
"Afrosiyob" high-speed train e-ticket from Bukhara-Samarkand (economy class)
"Afrosiyob" high-speed train e-ticket from Samarkan-Tashkent (economy class)
Lunch at the Central Asia Plov Center
Dinner at Nodir Devonbegi Madrasah Restaurant and Traditional dance show
Luxury Plov for lunch in Samarkand
Local prepaid SIM card with internet access (10 GB internet package)
Local certified tour guide services
Entrance tickets to all monuments and museums

Services NOT included

Entry Visa
Any beverages
Optional excursions or visits
Tips for guides, drivers, and specialist guides
Personal expenses

Day by Day

Please Note While it is our intention to adhere to the route described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable, to make alterations. On Day 1 of the tour, you will be advised of any amendments.

DAY 1 | Arrival - Tashkent

Upon arrival at Tashkent International Airport, you will be met by our representative. We will start our sightseeing from the Old City part of Tashkent. Visit Khast Imam – a cultic architectural complex and the religious center of Tashkent where the world-famous Uthman Quran has been preserved. Khast Imam complex consists of Barak-Khan Madrasah, Tillya Sheikh Mosque, Muyi Muborak Madrasah, Kafal Shashi Mausoleum, New Khazrati Imam Mosque, and the Muftiate building. Drive to Chorsu Bazaar. After exploring the bazaar drive to the Central Asian Plov Center. Plov is cooked in a giant, wood-fired Kazan. Enjoy your plov!
Visit the State Museum of Applied Art to see priceless samples of applied art created by the golden hands of masters from the first half of the XIX century up to the present time. Have a short Tashkent metro ride from the “Kosmonavtlar” station to the “Mustakallik Maydoni” station. Visit Independence Square, Alisher Navoi State Academic Bolshoi Theatre, Amir Temur Square and Museum, “Broadway” street where some street artists and painters display their original artworks (there are many shopping centers, fashion shops, boutiques, restaurants, and cafes are located on and around the Broadway), and Monument of Courage. Afterward, you will be dropped off at the hotel.

| Overnight in Tashkent

DAY 2 | Tashkent-Urgench-Khiva

Breakfast at your hotel. Early morning transfer to the airport for your domestic flight to Urgench. Arrive in Urgench and transfer to Khiva.
Arrive in Khiva. Leave your luggage in the hotel (check-in ) and start your walking sightseeing tour in ancient Khiva. Explore the walled inner town of the city of Khiva – Itchan Kala. Visit Mukhammad Aminkhan Madrasah, Mukhammad Rahimkhan Madrasah, Kalta-Minor, Kunya-Ark, Juma Mosque, Tash-Khovli Palace, Minaret of Islam-Khoja, Pakhlavan Makhmud Mausoleum. Free time.

| Overnight in Khiva

|  Breakfast

DAY 3 | Khiva-Bukhara

Breakfast at your hotel. After transfer to Bukhara by car through the Kyzylkum Desert. Enjoy the different views of the Kyzylkum desert.
Upon arrival in Bukhara, you will check-in and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

| Overnight in Bukhara 

|  Breakfast

DAY 4 | Bukhara

Following breakfast at the hotel, we will start walking sightseeing tour in Bukhara. Visit Lyabi-Khauz Complex, Magoki-Attori Mosque, Trade domes, Kalyan Minaret, Kalyan Mosque, and Miri-Arab Madrasah, Ulugbek and Abdulazizkhan madrasahs, Ark Fortress, Bolo-Khauz Mosque, Chashma-Ayub mausoleum, and Ismail Samani mausoleum. Our representative will arrange a dinner at Nodir Devonbegi Madrasah Restaurant where you can enjoy a Traditional Dance Show.
| Overnight in Bukhara
|  Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 5 | Bukhara-Samarkand

Breakfast at your hotel.

Visit Chor-Minor Madrasah. Countryside sightseeing – visit the summer residence of Bukhara’s last Emir – Sitorai Mokhi-Khosa, Bakhouddin Naqshbandi Mausoleum, and Chor-Bakr Necropolis. Drop off at the train station.
Transfer to Samarkand by high-speed train “Afrosiyob”.
Arrive in Samarkand. Transfer to the hotel. Check-in. Free time. (Recommended to visit Gur-Emir and Registan to see a night view).

| Overnight in Samarkand
|  Breakfast

DAY 6 | Samarkand

Breakfast at your hotel.

Visit Gur-Emir Mausoleum, “The Pearl of Central Asia” – Registan Square, Bibi-Khanum Mosque, and Siab Bazaar. Luxury Plov for lunch will be arranged by our representative. Visit Khazrat Khizr Mosque, Mausoleum of the first President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, Shakhi-Zinda Necropolis, and Ulughbek Observatory, Mausoleum of Saint Daniel. Visit the “Meros” paper mill in Konigil village. Free time.

| Overnight in Samarkand
|  Breakfast

DAY 7 | Samarkand-Shakhrisatz-Tashkent

Breakfast at your hotel.

Transfer to Shakhrisabz (85 km). Drive through the Aman-Kutan Gorge and Takhta-Karacha Mountain Pass. On the way stop to take a view at Teshiktosh (Stone with hole). The film “Apache” (1973) was shot on this location – an area that looks incredibly like the American Southwest. A short stop at the top of the mountain pass. There is a tiny market where some local dried fruits can be bought.
Arrive in Shakhrisabz. Visit Mausoleum of Jakhongir in Dor-us Saodat Memorial Complex, remains of Ak Saray Palace, Kok Gumbaz Mosque.
Drive back to Samarkand directly to the train station.
Transfer to Tashkent by high-speed train “Afrosiyob”.
Arrive in Tashkent. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.

| Overnight in Tashkent
|  Breakfast

DAY 8 | Tashkent Departure

Breakfast at your hotel.
Transfer from the hotel to the airport for your departure flight.

|  Breakfast

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