Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 12
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 10 days
Day 1: Output Upon your arrival at the airport of Tashkent YOU ARE there in the city of Tashkent. Then Becoming a dinner according staying at the hotel have. Do YOU A DINNER evening and spend the night in Tashkent.
Day 2: An Essential breakfast in a seven-a transfer to the airport of Tashkent on the morning flight to Urgench. Arrival in Urgench. Moving to Khiva (35 km). Place in the hotel. On a city tour. The ensemble consists of THE smallest Koran schools in Khiva and die minaret of the upper deck at a height of 45 meters and is the highest point in the city. Do YOU A DINNER evening and spend the night in Khiva.
Day 3: After breakfast If wiring to Bukhara Move Have Through the desert on the road to a caravan, (480 km, 6-7 hours). Arrival in Bukhara. Place in the hotel. A free time. Do YOU A DINNER evening and spend the night in Bukhara.
Day 4: After breakfast If wiring A Tour to a city. Citadel Ark (. 4th century BC), mausoleum of the Samanids die (9-tenth century), Chashma Ayub (14 century), Bolo-Hauz Mosque (top 20), Coumpol A market madrassas Nodir die sofa Beghi, Ljabi-A Hauz complex (14-17), Kalyan Minaret (12 century), Kalyan Mosque die (12 century), Miri Arab madrassah (16 century). In the evening YOU Have A DINNER in traditional Uzbek house. YOU spend the night in Bukhara.
Day 5: An essential breakfast at seven in the morning, a journey of a city marking a visit to the mausoleum Bahauddin Naqshbandi (16-19 century), on the graves seiners mother and his teacher (14 century), Mausoleum Chor-Bakr (10 century), visit the summer residence Sitora-Mohi Hossa-century (19). Do YOU A DINNER evening and spend the night in Bukhara.
Day 6: After breakfast visit to Becoming We in a ethnographic museum and ancient mosques. Moving to Bukhara. Do YOU A DINNER evening and spend the night in Bukhara.
Day 7: After breakfast we Werden in Shakhrisabz Did Move (290 km, 5 hours). Place in the hotel. A sightseeing tour of a city: ruins (14-fifteenth century) Ak-shed, Dor-ut Saodat A complex, Dor-ut (Khazratiy One of Imam Mosque (14th century), Jahangir mausoleum (14 c).). Tillavat a plant: Gumbazi-Seiidan, a cook Gumbaz Mosque (15 th century), visit the factory of art products "Khudjun". Do YOU A DINNER evening and spend the night in Shakhrisabz.
Day 8: An Essential breakfast in seven acres moving to Termez (300 km, 5 hours). Place in the hotel. A sightseeing tour of a city: the Archaeological Museum, Fayaztepa (ancient a website settlement of the 2-third century), Mausoleum of Hakim at Termezi (die nine fifteenth century) die (4 km), Buddhist mortar Zurmala (7 km), Mausoleum of Sultan Saodat (nozzle 10-fifteenth century) (7.5 km), Honako Kokaldor Ota (16 c.) (4 miles), Abbey Kirk Kiz (9-tenth c.) (4 miles). Do YOU A DINNER evening and spend the night in Termez.
Day 9: After breakfast we have Surkhan-Darya die area of leadership have IS: (. 12 c) (. 16 c) minaret Djarkurgan IS (60 km from Termez), Iskandar Bridge (45 km from Djarkurgan) Dalverzintepa Archaeological excavations ( 1 century), the capital of the empire Kushansky. A transfer in the city Denau (30 km). The sightseeing trip to a city: Said Atalik madrasas (16 th century), the local nursery. Moving to Samarkand (380 km, 5-6 hours). Place in the hotel. Do YOU A DINNER evening and spend the night in Samarkand.
Day 10: essential A breakfast in a seven die sightseeing tour on a city: excavations and a museum of an old site of ancient settlement "Afrasiab" architectural complex Shahi Zindeh (11-fifteenth century), The Mausoleum Gur Emir of - grave Tamerlane (14-fifteenth century), Bibi-Hanum die mosque, the market. DINNER in a traditional Uzbek house with One folklore concert. Night in Samarkand.
Day 11: An essential breakfast in a seven die on a city sightseeing tour, the program: the surface Registan - Ulugbek (15 century), madrassas Shir-Dor (17 century), madrassas Tillja-Kari (17 century), Ulugbek observatory (15 c.). Moving to Tashkent (315 km, 4 hours). Place in the hotel. Do YOU A DINNER evening and spend the night in Tashkent.
Day 12: Did After breakfast have wiring A city tour in Tashkent WILL: the independence area Navoi die Theatrical area madrassas Barrack-khan madrassah die (16 century), Kaffal-Shashi Mausoleum (15th century), Kukeldash (16 centuries), Juma mosque (9th century), the Museum of Applied Art and the Historical Museum. Visit of Opera and Ballet Theater A.Navoi. Do YOU A DINNER evening and spend the night in Tashkent.
Day 13: In the morning, your guide to take dependence Bargains at the airport by the time of departure of a detail. YOU home.
12 - Alexander the Great
Biography of Alexander the Great. History of Alexander the Great. Alexander the Great Empire
In the spring of 329 BC, the heavily armed Greek-Macedonian army led by Alexander in 15 days, a difficult passage from North India reached the eternally snow-capped Hindu Kush and invaded the territory of Central Asia.
After crossing the Amu Darya, the Greeks moved toward Maracanda, and after a fierce battle took the city. Having left a garrison there, Alexander the Great launched another campaign in the east, in the direction of the Fergana Valley. But the journey of the Greek conquerors proved not as easy. The freedom-loving Sogdians put up strong resistance. Defense of its independence, the population fought to the last man, the bitter struggle went into Sogdiana for three years. The center of resistance was Maracanda.
The uprising is believed to have been inspired by the famous hero of the Central Asian peoples Spitamen. In the spring of 327 BC, Alexander the fortress "Sogdian Crag", which was besieged on the southern slopes of the Hissar Mountains. The rebels offered strong resistance. "The Rock" was impregnable, and its defenders determined to fight to the death. In its reply to the offer to surrender it proudly announced: "Let Alexander Winged Warrior Send to are able to fly up to our rock."
The Highlanders' challenge Alexander injured pride. He announced that those of his fighters who managed to climb the rocks, would a high reward. The siege began. A group of warriors, with enormous difficulties it was possible to climb the sheer precipice and attacked the defendant from the back. The fortress fell.