This 10night, 11days tour will take you to the most visited destinations of Uzbekistan and wil help you live the real Silk Road experience and is a good option for family travel.
Accommodation: Guesthouse, B&B, 3* Hotels;
Note: the itinerary and type of accommodation can easily be changed following your wish.
Day 1: ARRIVE TASHKENT,
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 Chorsu Bazaar in the old part of Tashkent, Kukuldash Mosque and Khast Imom, Place of Independence, Amir Temur Square. Overnight in Tashkent.
Day 2: TASHKENT – SAMARKAND
Breakfast.Drive to Samarkand (270km). Arrival in Samarkand at 13:00. Transfer to thehotel for having some rest. The second part of the day you will visit the Mausoleum of Tamerlan and the main monument of the city: the Registan Place with its 3 magnificent monuments.
Night in Samarkand.
Day 3: SAMARKAND
Breakfast.Visits in Samarkand: Observatory of Ulughbeg, Bibi-Khanum Mosque which was the biggest mosque in the empire of Tamerlan, Bazar Siab and the necropolis Shakhi Zinda.
Night in Samarkand.
Day 4: Samarkand – Bukhara
The first part of the day you will have a free time for enjoying your preferred monuments (the driver will be available from 9am). The second part of the day you will take the route to arrive in Bukhara (4hours). Arrival in Bukhara. Free time.
Overnight in Bukhara.
Day 5: Bukhara
After the breakfast you will start city tour in Bukhara (on foot). Visits: Mausoleum of Samanids(IX-Xcent) , Chashma Ayyub(XIIc), Bolo Khaux(XIXc), Citadel Ark, comples Kalan with its minaret, madrasa and mosque, Madrasa Ulughbeg and Abdulaziz, the trade complexes – TokiSarrafan, TokiTelpakfurushon, TokiZargaron, complex Labi Khauz. Traditiona dinner with a local family. Overnight in Bukhara.
Day 6: Bukhara
After the breakfast you will go to visit the monuments outside the city centre: complex of monuments Naqshbandi, Sitorai Mohi Hosa – the summer residence of the emirs of Bukhara, Chor Minor. The second partof the day you will have a free time. During your free time you may enjoy traditional tea tasting, visit puppet workshop, Persian miniatures workshop…
Overnight in Bukhara.
Day 7: Bukhara – Khiva
Breakfast. Drive to Khiva through the Kyzylkum desert(450km). Option: lunch picnic on the route. Arrival in Khiva by the end of the day. Free timein Khiva.
Overnight in Khiva.
Day 8: Khiva
Breakfast.Visits in Khiva: Ark citadel, madrasa Muhammad Rakhim, Mosuq Juma, Mausoleum Pakhlawan Makhmud, Tosh Khovli Palace and its Harem, Madrasa Allakulikhan.Overnight in Khiva.
Day 9: Khiva – Tashkent (night train)
Khiva is the only Central Asian city which could conserve all its monuments without any damage after the arrival of Russian conquerors. Andit is the only city which has kept its city walls. Today you will have a free day for visiting the local market, climbing to the minarets… at 14:30 transfer to Urgench Train Station (35km) for taking the night train Urgench – Tashkent (16:20). On the road you may stom at one of the markets for buying food & drinks to eat during your journey in the train.
Overnight in the train.
Day 10: Tashkent
Arrival in Tashkent at 11:30. Transferto the hotel. (Note: the check-in in hotels is after 14:00). Free time. Overnight in Tashkent.
Day 11: Transfer to the Tashkent international Airport.
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The price includes:
All transfers as per itinerary;
Accommodation on double occupancy;
Dinners on days 5,8;
Train ticket Urgench-Tashkent;
For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.
Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.