Tour of Magnificent Uzbekistan, 5 Days

Itinerary: Tashkent - Samarkand - Tashkent

Tour type: cultural, historical

Duration: 5 days/4 nights

Places to visit: Tashkent, Samarkand

Group size: Min - 2 persons

Language: English


TOUR ITINERARY:

Day 1: Arrival in Tashkent

Arrival in Tashkent. You will be met by our driver with the sign “Diplomat Travel” and transferred to the hotel. Free time. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 2: Tashkent

Breakfast at the hotel. Meet your guide to start sightseeing in the capital of Uzbekistan, the biggest city in Central Asia. Visit Old City part of Tashkent with Khast-Imam Complex where the world famous Quran of Caliph Uthman – Ottoman has been preserved. In Khast-Imam visit Madrasah of Barak-Khan, Tillya-Sheykh Mosque, Mausoleum of the Saint Abu Bakr Kaffal Shashi and the Islamic Institute of Imam al-Bukhari. Explore Chorsu Bazaar.

Then visit Amir Timur Square, Independence Square and Applied Arts Museum.

Lunch and dinner at local restaurants. Overnight at the hotel. 

Day 3: Tashkent – Samarkand 

Transfer to the railway station at 07:00 am. The train leaves for Samarkand at 08:00 am and arrives in Samarkand at 10:10 am. A guide and driver will meet you at the station, which is a starting point of the Samarkand tour. The tour program includes visits to Gur-Emir Mausoleum, Registan Square, Bibi Khanum mosque, Shahi-Zinda necropolis, Ulugbek observatory and the central Samarkand bazaar.

Lunch and dinner at local restaurants. Overnight at the hotel. 

Day 4: Samarkand – Tashkent 

Continue sightseeing: visit Afrasiab Museum and the Tomb of Saint Daniel. Then drive to Konigil village to explore traditional way of making Samarkand paper from mulberry. Continue to the Mausoleum of Muslim scholar Imam al-Bukhari, the author of the collection of Hadis, sayings and deeds of Prophet Muhammad. Being a pilgrimage place for Muslims, Al-Bukhari complex is also famous for the modern mosque built in 1998.

Back to the railway station at 17:00. The train departs for Tashkent at 18:00 and arrives in Tashkent at 20:10. Transfer to the hotel.

Lunch and dinner at local restaurants. Overnight at the hotel. 

Day 5: Tashkent – departure

Check-out from the hotel at noon. Free time until transfer to Tashkent International Airport. Departure. End of the tour. 

 

Accommodation:

Tashkent - Ramada Tashkent 4* or similar (3 nights)

Samarkand - Emirkhan 4* or similar (1 night) 

 

TOUR PRICE per person in USD:

  • 2 persons - 435$
  • 4 persons - 365$
  • 6 persons - 325$
  • 8 persons - 300$
  • 10 persons - 290$
  • 12 and more - upon request
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch/Dinner
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Entrance fees (i.e. parks, events)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Accommodation (Hotel)
Transport: Minivan
Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Russian
Other