Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 14
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 10 days
Day 1: Your plane lands at the airport. Tour consists of Transfer to Tashkent. Tashkent - we will have tour to the capital of Uzbekistan. Transfer to hotel and overnight. Rest after a long flight. Tour continues to Afternoon sightseeing: this tour has attractions as "New Tashkent TV Tower" -we will have tour to the highest in Central Asia - 375 m, "Memorial for the victims of repression" - the memorial and museum, "Monument of Courage" - get tour to the epicentre of Tashkent earthquake of 1966 (1976). Tour includes Free time. Overnight accommodation is organised into hospitable Uzbekistan.
Day 2: After breakfast Transfer to Samarkand (315 km, 5 hours) and hotel accommodation. Tour is amazing because of City guide: this tour has attractions as Gur Emir mausoleum" - Tamerlan grave (14-15 C). Built for Temur's grandson Muhammad-Sultan and tombs of three other Timurids - sons of Temur - Miranshah and tour will show us Shahruh and his grandson Ulugbek. Night is organised in capital Timur's empire.
Day 3: Today you visit: Uzbekistan will show us Siab Bazar, try the best Samarkand bread and fruit, and excavations of the ancient city Afrosiab Museum, Mausoleum of Khodja Daniyar - the legend connects it with the Koran ' and biblical prophets Daniyar (Daniel) whose remains were brought here by Tamerlane, memorial of the outstanding Sunni theologian Imam al-Bukhari Mukhammad. Free time to spend at leisure. Night in one of the oldest cities in the world organised.
Day 4: After breakfast transfer to Shakhrisabz - get tour in Uzbekistan to a unique monument of urban design and architecture (90 km, 1.5 hours). In Uzbekistan we have Shakhrisabz Tour: - (. 14-15 c) Uzbekistan will show us Ruins of the "Ak-Saray Palace" Tamerlane summer residence that shocked the imagination of his contemporaries, "Jahongir mausoleum" - mausoleum of Tamerlane's oldest and most famous son. Night in Samarkand organised.
Day 5: After breakfast transfer to the camp over the village Yangigazgan (260 km, 4 hours) yurt. Accommodation in traditional Kazakh yurt with all necessary equipment: showers, kitchen etc. Lunch. In Uzbekistan we Experience sandy landscapes, flora and fauna of the Kyzyl-Kum desert. In the evening, learn how to ride camels. Dinner around the campfire and singing Kazakh similar. Night is organised in a traditional style Silk Road.
Day 6: Today you drive Aydarkul lake. Travel includes Fishing, picnicking. Swimming. Eating fried fish caught from the lake for lunch. Back to the yurts. Camel rides or relax in the quiet atmosphere of the desert. We spend the night in yurts organised under the stars desert sky.
Day 7: After breakfast drive to Bukhara (270 km, 4 hours) on Nurata (in direct translation from Persian into English "Only-ota" means "father of the Rays"). A visit Sarmish gorge on the way to the stone gallery to see the Bronze Age petroglyphs. Travel includes Free time to rest and walk through the old streets of Bukhara. One of the "1000 AND 1 Night" in Bukhara.
Day 8: Today you will have a city tour: - (. 9-10 c) get travel to Mausoleum of the Samanids, the oldest brick building in Central Asia, a masterpiece of architecture in the world, mausoleum Chashma Ayub, the esteemed "places of trace" left by one saint (14th c). Legend has it that once the bible prophet Job (Ayub) visited this place. Night is organised in a quiet and cosy Bukhara Hotel.
Day 9: After breakfast bus ride to Khiva through Kizil-Kum desert along Caravan road (480 km, 5-7 hours). Lunch box on the way to a local cafe "Shavkat". Arrival to Khiva - the only "outdoor museum" in Central Asia, fully preserved to the present day. Hotel accommodation is located within or near "Ichan-Qala" - the historical centre of Khiva, which has inscribed on the UNESCO list of world cultural heritage. Night is organised in Khiva.
Day 10: - the inner citadel of Ichan-Qala Today you will have city tour around the architectural complex khan castle. Ensemble consists of the smallest Medressa in Khiva and a minaret, the upper deck has a height of 45 metres and is the highest vantage point in the city. Free time at your leisure. Night is organised in Khiva.
Day 11: After breakfast transfer to the airport Urgench (35 km, 30 min) for morning flight HY 1052 in Tashkent at 09:20 clock. Arrival in Tashkent at 10:50 and hotel accommodation. City tour around Tashkent: "New Tashkent TV Tower" - the highest in Central Asia - 375 m, "Memorial to the Victims of Repression" - the memorial and museum, "Monument of Courage" - the epicentre of the Tashkent earthquake of 1966 (1976 y). Farewell dinner in a traditional Uzbek restaurant. Night is organised in Tashkent.
Day 12: Today you will have city tour around Tashkent. Free time to walk Tashkent, see its beautiful squares and fountains, visit museums and galleries, and the Tashkent Subway - one of the finest in the world. Then your guide will be from the hotel and take you to the airport.
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