Treasures of the East - New Year Tour
We think that every person who has visited Uzbekistan can no longer forget this country, it will beckon with its kindness to the guest, and the smell of flat cakes, and juicy fruits pierced by the generous sun.
|Start of the tour: Khiva||Accommodation: 4-5 star.|
|End of tour: Tashkent||Tour category: Historical tours, Sightseeing tours.|
|Duration: 7 days / 6 nights||Сities: Khiva, Bukhara, Samarkand, Tashkent.|
Day 1: Urgench - Khiva
Arrival in Urgench. At the airport you will be met by a guide and driver.
Transfer to Khiva (30 min), accommodation at the hotel.
Khiva is a very ancient city. Back in the X century, it was mentioned as a large shopping center on the Great Silk Road. This is one of the few cities in the world where historical buildings have been practically preserved; it is an open-air museum city. Today you will see a unique city - a monument to Ichan Kala with its ancient palaces, mosques and madrassas, mausoleums, minarets and caravanserais, as well as the local bazaar and workshops of local artisans.
Day 2: Khiva - Bukhara
Transfer from Khiva to Bukhara through the Kyzyl-Kum desert.
Arrival in Bukhara at about 18:00, hotel accommodation and relaxation.
Optional: moving their Khiva to Bukhara on a regular train. The train runs three times a week, travel time 5 hours 45 minutes.
Day 3: Bukhara
Bukhara - one of the oldest cities in the East - magical, fabulous, and, undoubtedly, originally oriental. You will fall in love with Bukhara forever ...
It is so easy to feel the magic of the East - just walk along the narrow streets, see the clay walls of houses and architectural monuments of the Eastern Middle Ages, breathe in the sweet air of the Eastern bazaar, saturated with flowery aromas of spices.
You will see the Lyabi-Hauz ensemble, Poi-Kalyan, Mausoleum of Ismail Samani, Sitorai-Mokhi Khos Palace and much more.
Day 4: Bukhara - Samarkand
Free time to once again stroll through the fabulous city and souvenir shops.
After lunch, transfer from Bukhara to Samarkand by fast train (15:55-17:20).
Upon arrival transfer to hotel.
Day 5: Samarkand - Tashkent
Samarkand is called "Rome of the East" - it is a city of fairy tales of 1001 nights, which in the Middle Ages was one of the most beautiful cities in the world. In the heart of Samarkand you will see one of the visiting cards of Uzbekistan - the famous Registan Square.
You will also visit Amir Timur's mausoleum - Gur Emir, Bibi Khanum Mosque, Shahi Zinda Necropolis, Ulugbek's Observatory and the colorful local Siab bazaar.
Transfer to the station, to the Afrosiab high-speed train to Tashkent (17:30-19:38).
Transfer to the hotel, accommodation.
Day 6: Tashkent
Tashkent is the main city of Uzbekistan - a metropolis, lined with straight and wide streets and avenues, decorated with "emerald placers" of parks, squares, gardens, permeated with crystal threads of fountains ... This beautiful city has its own unique flavor of the eastern city.
Tour of Tashkent: Kukeldash Madrasah, Khast Imam Complex, the local bazaar of Chor Su. Modern Tashkent - you will see Independence Square, Amir Timur Square, the famous Tashkent chimes, the Palace of Forums and the local Broadway.
Day 7: Tashkent
Transfer to the airport for the return flight.
|Quantity (from)||Quantity (to)||Cost per person|
|4 pers.||6 pers.||$580 *|
|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.
- breakfast-based accommodation;
- ground air-conditioned transport;
- ticket for high-speed train Bukhara-Samarkand and Samarkand-Tashkent (economy class);
- transfers airport-hotel-airport;
- services of Russian-speaking guides in cities during excursions;
- entrance tickets to the specified excursion objects;
- 2 bottles (0.5 liters) of mineral water per person per day.
- international flights;
- personal expenses;
- tips to drivers and guide.
Additional payment for single occupancy - 192 USD.
- Lyabi-Khauz Complex
- Chorsu Bazaar
- Khast-Imam Complex
- Kukeldash Madrasah
- Poi-Kalyan Complex
- Samanid Mausoleum
- Amir Timur Square
- Itchan Kala Fortress
- Sitorai Mohi Hosa - Emir's Summer Palace
- Registan Square
- Shah-i-Zinda Necropolis
- Gur Emir - Burial Vault of Timurids
- Bibi Khanym Mausoleum
- Ulugbek's Observatory
- Siab Bazaar
- Tashkent chimes
- Tashkent Broadway