Route: Tashkent-Kokand-Rishtan-Fergana-Margilan-Tashkent (2 days / 1 night).
Take a ride in my car to see spectacular mountains and countryside life, pottery and silk fabrics, beautiful bazaars and hospitable people.
The name "Pearl of Central Asia" has been positively attributed to rich and picturesque Fergana Valley, which always played a significant role in the history and culture of Central Asia. Fergana Valley is truly a unique part of the Orient. In ancient times the valley was the center of various civilizations.
Today Fergana Valley is the most flourishing region of the country. The astonishing nature enchants with a variety of colors.
Fergana Valley, the big and flourishing oasis with the most fertile land in Central Asia, where the towns of Namangan, Kokand, Rishtan, Fergana, Andizhan are situated, is rightly called "Golden Valley".
08:00. Departure from your hotel in my car. Drive to Kokand (4 hours). In the mountains we will stop to observe spectacular views. In Kokand we will visit Khudoyarkhan Palace, Juma Mosque, Dahmai-Shokhon Necropolis. Also we will see some non-traditional doctors and their methods or curing people. Lunch.
14:30 Ristan city. We can see the whole process of making the famous Rishtan ceramics by hand.
16:00 drive to Fergana (55 min. ), check-in hotel.
19:30 dinner. Overnight at the hotel.
09:00 Fergana City Tour. Visit Ahmad Al-Fergani park. Tour across the city.
Drive to Margilan (20 min.). Visit bazaar of Margilan. Visit "Yodgorlik" silk factory, where we can see the full-cycle of silk cloth production.
12:30 Drive towards Tashkent.
13:30 Lunch en-route. We might visit the farmer's house in the village. (If it on April-May, we will see how caterpillars feeds with mulberry leaves. If it on August-September-October we will see plantations of grapes).
14:30 Continue drive to Tashkent.
19:00 Arrival in Tashkent. End of the tour.