Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 11
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 10 days
Day 1: Your plane lands at the airport. Moving in the city of Tashkent. Night in Tashkent.
Day 2: Today you will have a tour in Tashkent, one of the most ancient cities in Central Asia, the capital of Uzbekistan. In the Uzbek Tashkent means "Stone City" and it is known as the city of striking contrasts. You will see both old, and a modern city. A dinner. Moving to Samarkand (330 km). Arrival to Samarkand, and placement in the hotel. A dinner at the hotel restaurant. Night organized in Samarkand
Day 3: Today you will have a full day tour in Samarkand "Cities Blue Domes": the history of Samarkand is 2500 and more from now interest dates back to times of a dynasty of Timur and has the same value as architectural masterpieces of ancient Egypt , China, India, Greece and Rome. Also visit a handicraft business. A dinner in the Uzbek national house with delicious dishes of Uzbek. (On Demand) night is organized in Samarkand.
Day 4. After breakfast tour in Samarkand Visiting mosques Bibi Khanum (XV), Eastern Market "Siyab a market", the Imam al-Bukhari's mausoleum. A dinner. Theatrical demonstration of national suits - Fashion Show free time. A dinner. At night it is organized in Samarkand.
Day 5: After breakfast move to Bukhara (280 km, 3-4 on a stretch). Visit on the way to stop off to Rabate Malik and famous ceramist a seminar in Gijduvan. A dinner in Ceramic Studio. Arrival in Bukhara and placement in the hotel. A dinner. Night in Bukhara organized.
Day 6: After breakfast tour of all-day tours in Bukhara: As it was mentioned in the holy book Avesta Bukhara, one of the oldest cities of Uzbekistan is on a holy mountain in the spring of the offer set Zoroastrians constructed. This city was once the large shopping center on the Great Silk Road. A dinner in Nodir start the sofa with folklore show. (On Demand) night in Bukhara organized.
Day 7: Today you will visit Fayzulla Khodzhaev have the house-museum, the small tea house, a palace Sitora Mocha Khosa (XIX-XX), once the seat of the country last emir. Here you see one of the best examples of palace architecture. So-called "White Hall" with carving Guncha with a mirror composed of a layer of exclusive beauty. A dinner. A free time to rest. A dinner. Night in Bukhara organized.
Day 8: After breakfast a slice to Khiva (480 km.) Through the desert Kyzyl-sponsor. On the road you will get to know over a landscape of the district Arrival to Khiva by the hotel. A free time for leisure. At night it is organized in Khiva.
Day 9: Today you will have a tour in Khiva: Ichang-Kala an architectural ensemble - "the open-air museum". The history of Khorezm of date by then since ancient times, civilizations that few his age can be achieved. You will see palaces from a rich mosaic, unique and beautiful minarets, madrassas and mosques. A dinner. A transfer to the airport in Urgench. A start to Tashkent. Arrival in Tashkent. A transfer in the hotel and location. Night in Tashkent.
Day 10: In the morning, your guide provides you with the hotel and delivers you to the airport.
11 - For the architecture of the Muslim Friends Seminary Dor reconcile repeated almost Ulugbeka Muslim seminary, ie square courtyard building hudzhr the (cell) for two rooms for students and professionals. The Muslim seminar looks at the modern buildings of the time since the latest architectural innovations were used in the construction. Such building stately addition, a number of features of the design that make its by one of the most beautiful monuments in Samarkand. Moreover, the Muslim seminar Cher Dor has some features. In the center of the arch over the entrance is the image of the swastika, which in ancient times was a symbol of abundance and fertility. There are also some pictures of the Tiger with the sun on your back on each side of the arch.
For the entire period of existence of the Muslim seminar Cher Dor was restored several times. The most important works in the early twentieth century Soviet architects were given was known of them from the south G.Shuhova. Today, this monument is the architecture of Samarkand is one of the main attractions of the city. In 2001, the Muslim seminary of the Cher-Dor has entered the list of world cultural heritage by UNESCO.
Silk oriental carpets Samarkand
The silk is more expensive in the East. The tradition of making silk clothing were handed silk wallpaper, which was down from generation to generation from the ancient times. Kovrotkachestva art was more valuable exercise, because every house had some silk wallpaper. Today known Iranian, Azerbaijani and, of course, the school of Central Asia kovrotkachestva silk and qualified schools.
The art of weaving silk carpets is very old in our region. Here you can see the variety of beautiful handmade silk wallpaper of teachers Uzbeks in Bukhara, Samarkand and Hive.