Group tour : December 29, 2019 - January 04, 2020
29.12.2019 Arrival in Tashkent
Arrival in Tashkent. Meeting at Tashkent airport according to tourist's flight arrival time.
Transfer to a hotel and check-in after 14:00 PM. Leisure time. Overnight at the hotel.
30.12.2019 Tashkent (sightseeing). Tashkent - Samarkand (330 km, 4-5 hrs).
Breakfast at the hotel. Check-out at 09:00 AM and a group gathering in the hotel lobby. Sightseeing program in Tashkent at 09:30 AM: Khast-Imam Square, Barak-Khan Madrasah, Kafal-al-Shashi Mausoleum, Kukeldash Madrasah; the oldest bazaar of Tashkent Chorsu. After lunch continuation of sightseeing program in Tashkent: Museum of Applied Arts, Independence square, Amir Temur square. Departure for Samarkand at 15:00 PM. Check-in at a hotel upon arrival in Samarkand. Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Guided sightseeing tour around Samarkand: Registan Square (Ulugbek Madrasah, Sher-Dor Madrasah, Tilla-Qori Madrasah), Gur-e Amir Mausoleum (Tamerlane’s sepulcher). Lunch. After lunch visiting : Bibi-Khanym Mosque, Shah-i-Zinda Necropolis, Ulugbek Observatory.
New Year's Eve at Restaurant, holiday show (beginning at 22:00 PM).
Breakfast at the hotel. Leisure time. Master-class for cooking manty (national dish of Uzbek cuisine), and tasting of manty at traditional House ‘U Zarify’, lunch. After lunch transfer to Bukhara. Overnight rest at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Guided sightseeing tour around Bukhara: Ismail Samani Mausoleum, Chashma Ayub Mausoleum, Bolo Khauz Mosque, Ark Citadel, Po-i-Kalyan Complex (Kalyan Minaret and others), Ulugbek Madrasah; after lunch visiting Lyab-i Hauz Architectural Ensemble, Kukeldash Madrasah, Nadir Divan-Begi Madrasah, domed shopping arcade. Overnight rest at the hotel.
03.01.2020 Bukhara - Tashkent.
Breakfast at the hotel. Leisure time in Bukhara. Transfer to Tashkent by the high-speed train "Afrosiab" (15:48-19:40). Meeting at Tashkent railway station. Overnight rest at the hotel.
04.01.2020 Tashkent. Departure.
Breakfast at the hotel. Depending on departure time, visiting bazaars, Tashkent Metro and walking around the city are recommended. Transfer to the airport. Departure.
• Hotel accommodation in twins / double rooms, with breakfast;
• Guided sightseeing tours;
• Services of local English-speaking guides in each city;
• Sites entrance fees;
• New Year's Eve at the restaurant;
• Lunch and Master class for cooking of the Uzbek national
dish manty on 01.01.2020;
• Lunch on 31.12.2019 and dinner on 01.01.2020;
• Comfortable air-conditioned means of transportation throughout tour, including airport - hotel - airport transfers;
• Ticket for the high-speed train Afrosiyob Bukhara - Tashkent (economy class) ;
• Bottle of mineral water per person for each day of the tour;