Historical Tour: Uzbekistan in 7 Days

(0 reviews)
Description

The most famous ancient cities of Uzbekistan for seven unforgettable days, including internal flight.

Start of the tour: Tashkent Accommodation: 3 stars.
End of tour: Tashkent Tour category: Historical tours.
Duration: 7 days / 6 nights Сities: Tashkent, Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva.
Program
  • Day 1: Tashkent

    23:00 Meeting and greetings at the airport.

    23:30 Transfer to the hotel for accommodation.

  • Day 2: Tashkent - Samarkand

    8:00 Breakfast.

    09:00 Morning excursion: visiting the Old part of Tashkent. We start from visiting the Old city with its holy monuments like Khast Imam Complex, which consists of the monuments from different centuries - IX century up to the present time.

    Khast Imam Complex

    You can feel the atmosphere of the previous epochs, enjoy marvelous architecture of mausoleum of Kaffal ash Shashi

    mausoleum of Kaffal ash Shashi

    Barakhan Madrasah

    Barakhan Madrasah

    Friday mosque, also new building of the Muslin Board of Uzbekistan and of course you will see the real pearl of its place – the Original Koran which was written in VI century by Khalif Osman.

    13:00 Lunch at the local restaurant with the most famous national dish – palov.

    14:00 Transfer to Samarkand (256 km), the capital of the powerful empire of Tamerlane in XIV-XV centuries.

    17:00 On arrival, check-in at a hotel.

    Free time.

    19:00 Dinner at the local restaurant with traditional meal – manti.

    20:00 Transfer to the hotel.

    Overnight at the hotel.

  • Day 3: Samarkand - Bukhara

    8:00 Breakfast.

    09:30 Morning excursion of Samarkand. We begin our excursion by visiting the most famous and beautiful place of Samarkand – Registan square. Registan square consists of three impressive Madrasahs.

    Registan square

    After that we visit the Afrosiab Museum and excavation site

    Afrosiab Museum

    Bibi Khanum Mosque

    Bibi Khanum Mosque

    Ulugbek's Observatory

    Ulugbek's Observatory

    and Gur Emir - Mausoleum of Tamerlane.

    Gur Emir - Mausoleum of Tamerlane

    13:00 Lunch.

    14:00 Departure from Samarkand to Bukhara (256km), visit Gijduvan, ancient pottery school.

    16:30 On arrival to Bukhara - sightseeing program: excursion to Sitora-i-Mokhi khosa -the summer residence of the former emir of Bukhara, where you will enjoy beauty of ancient buildings.

    Sitora-i-Mokhi khosa

    After that we visit Taki Zargaron Dome Bazaar (XVI century).

    Taki Zargaron

    19:00 Dinner at the national house.

    20:00 Transfer to the hotel.

    Overnight at the hotel.

  • Day 4: Bukhara

    10:00 Breakfast.

    11:00 Full day sightseeing tour of Bukhara: visiting the ancient historical places such as Lyabi Hauz

    Lyabi Hauz

    madrasah Nadirkhon Devanbegi, Khanaka

    Nadirkhon Devanbegi Khanaka

    Mogaki Attari mosque

    Mogaki Attari mosque

    Poi Kalon Minaret and mosque

    Poi Kalon Minaret and mosque

    madrasah Aziz Khan.

    14:00 Lunch at the local restaurant.

    15:00 Continue the excursion: we will visit the Ark Fortress

    Ark Fortress

    Balokhauz Mosque

    Balokhauz Mosque

    mausoleum of Ismail Samani, Chashma Ayub and Bazaar.

    Chashma Ayub

    19:00 Dinner at the local restaurant with a show.

    20:30 Transfer to a hotel.

    Overnight at the hotel.

  • Day 5: Bukhara - Khiva

    10:00 Breakfast.

    Morning departure to Khiva via Kizilkum desert (Red sands). En route we stop at the sight of Amudarya (Oxus) river.

    On arrival transfer to a hotel.

    14:00 Lunch.

    17:00 Excursion in Khiva - the UNDP workshops for the development of local handicrafts, mausoleum of Pakhlavan Mahmud.

    mausoleum of Pakhlavan Mahmud

    20:00 Dinner at the local restaurant.

    Overnight at the hotel.

  • Day 6: Khiva - Tashkent

    09:00 Breakfast.

    10:00 We begin our excursion of Khiva from visiting an ancient and beautiful place – Ichan Kala and its monuments:

    Ichan Kala

    Kalta minor

    Kalta minor

    Kunya Ark

    Kunya Ark

    Madrasah Rahimhon.

    Madrasah Rahimhon

    14:00 Lunch at the national house.

    15:00 Continuation of the sightseeing program – we will visit Islam Hoja minaret and museum

    Islam Hoja minaret and museum

    Friday Mosque, Tash-Hauli Palace and Caravan Sarai.

    Tash-Hauli Palace

    16:30 Transfer to the Urgench airport for a flight to Tashkent.

    19:30 Flight to Tashkent.

    22:00 Transfer to the hotel.

    Overnight at the hotel.

  • Day 7: Tashkent

    09:00 Breakfast.

    10:00 Morning excursion, visiting part of the modern Tashkent. We drive by the "Courage" monument which was dedicated to one of the biggest earthquake that happened in Tashkent in the middle of XX century.

    Courage monument

    Then we go to Amir Timur Square

    Amir Timur Square

    Bolshoi State Opera and Ballet Theater named after Alisher Navoi and the square.

    Bolshoi State Opera and Ballet Theater named after Alisher Navoi

    13:00 Lunch at the local restaurant.

    15:00 Transfer to the International airport.

Itinerary
Budget
Quantity (from) Quantity (to) Cost
2 pers. 2 pers. Price on request *
Different number of people in your group? TBD *

* Requesting a price does not oblige you to buy a tour. You can send a request for different tours and choose the most suitable option.

What's included
  • Accommodation in the tour, breakfasts-only or full board;
  • Transportation in the tour, including airports pick up and drop offs;
  • Sightseeing with local Russian or English speaking guide in each city;
  • Intenal air ticket Urgench-Tashkent.
What’s not included
  • Charges in hotels for additional services;
  • Camera fees, charged separately by museums;
  • Personal insurance;
  • International air tickets.

Up