Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 13
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. In the second half of the day is flight to Urgench. Arrival in Urgench, a transmission in a hotel in Khiva. Urgench IS capital of the Khorezm region, Northwest Bukhara through the Kyzyl Kum Desert. It is located between yourself Amu Dari (in river delta) and the border with Turkmenistan. YOU Have A DINNER evening and overnight.
Day 2: An Essential breakfast in seven acres of the Tour: Ichang-Kala - city heart where die majority of the architectural and historical monuments Sindh. The so it said "an internal city" Is DETERMINED BY A wall of 2.2 km surtoured. Ichang-Kala with high minarets and domes of the roof provides an environment of residential buildings die rich tradition of the popular Eastern architecture: monumental shapes, decorative carved pillars, doors and ceilings, original patterns and die Hellen ceramics. YOU Have A DINNER evening and overnight.
Day 3: An Essential breakfast in a seven-Early in the morning departure to Bukhara BY Kyzyl Kum (Red Sand) Desert (435 km). A fruitless landscape IS THE HOUSE for ground squirrels and turtles. The route SHUT Crónica river Amu Darya, known explorer, seeing how Oxus. BECAUSE One irrigation of cotton fields of the flow Quick drying started during the time of the Soviet Union. Travel takes 5 to 6 clock. YOU Have A DINNER evening and overnight.
Day 4: After breakfast, full day tour we Werden. In the morning on one website: Citadel Arc. This city-in-city IS Royal House of governors of Bukhara more a millennium. An ark, How It Is old, as Bukhara. The fortress war, the focus of attention, tour, cube medieval town developed. YOU Have A DINNER evening and overnight.
Day 5: After breakfast, a journey to Samarkand (268 km) BY Shakhrisabz die Tamerlana earth. Shakhrisabz (Green City) is a small town in the south of Samarkand, laying over hills in one province of the squash-dari. It IS Timur hometown and as soon as it possibly has Samarkand yourself in shades SET. YOU spend the night at the hotel.
Day 6: An Essential breakfast in a seven-tour on the day for YOU to SEE, it is so a lot of wonders of Samarkand. THE morning since a cube address: Registan chip area known for 13 centuries as the area's renowned market, war, the center of commerce and cultural life of medieval Samarkand. It IS of three madrassas surtoured If during the different periods built. The basic museum exhibitions: Model One ancient city and fortifications, Pottery, die weapon, coins, altars, and above all listening to the 7th Century. YOU Have A DINNER evening and overnight.
Day 7: A morning breakfast in seven essential morning drive to Tashkent. In tour day of Tashkent city. You can visit some places of Sindh: the Museum of History of the people of Uzbekistan, die largest museums of Tashkent, contains 8,000 exhibits. Archaeological finds in a museum, das. present lives of people in Central Asia and a female life of Uzbek people cave since ancient times to the present. Of this picturesque, noisy and full of local color. YOU Have A DINNER evening and overnight.
Day 8: After breakfast Werdener We survey of sights of Tashkent city, including visits to Chorsu A market in an old part of the city of Tashkent, Kukuldash mosques and haste of the Imam - the official religious center for Muslims in the Central African Asia, THE Khan ( 16 percent), the Tilla Sheikh A mosque - the Osmanli Turk of the Quran consists of madrassas die Barrack, it IS known than that Saved the World Oldest Koran in the library of the Mosque. A DINNER. Moving to Samarkand (4 hours). Arrival to Samarkand. Settlement in the hotel. YOU Have A DINNER evening and overnight at the hotel in Samarkand.
Day 9: After breakfast include die Werdener We sights of Samarkand, IS: the Known Area Registan (.. By the 17th century Sher Dor and Tilla measles Ulugbek Century 15), Zinda necropolis Shokhi (the most important pilgrimage site in Samarkand), dying remnants grandiose Bibi Khanum Mosque die, The Mausoleum of Gur-Emir Mausoleum (where conqueror Amir Timur (Tamerlane), his two sons and two grandsons are buried, 15th century), Observatory of Ulugbek. A DINNER in the course of the day. YOU Have A DINNER evening and overnight at the hotel in Samarkand.
Day 10: An essential breakfast in seven acres moved to Bukhara BY Shahrisabz. Shakhrisabz attractions including: There is thus an Ak-scales (Tamerlane The Summer Palace) die, Cook A Gumbaz Mosque (15 th century), Hazrat Imam Ensemble (Century 14). A DINNER. Arrival in Bukhara. Settlement in the hotel. YOU Have A DINNER evening and overnight at the hotel in Bukhara.
Day 11: After breakfast we Werdener Tour Across Bukhara Mausoleum of Ismail Samonid (Tombs of the Samanid dynasty founder Ismaila Samani, 10th century), Kalon minaret and a mosque Kalon Give the Arab Madrassah Miri (16 century), drinking, and Is it in the 16th Century reconstructed, with Zoroastrian temple ornaments sub) Ljabi house Éinen complex. A DINNER in the course of the day. YOU Have A DINNER evening and overnight at the hotel in Bukhara.
Day 12: essential A breakfast in seven in the morning in the First half of the day-tour continued in Bukhara. Fortress Ark (the house of the governors of Bukhara), museums die inside from Fortress Ark, choir Minor, summer residence of the governors of Bukhara A DINNER. Depart Bukhara and Khiva moving (6 hours). Arrival to Khiva. Arrival at the hotel. YOU Have A DINNER evening and overnight at the hotel in Khiva.
Day 13: An Architectural Ichang-Kala complex (12-19 century) - The list of World Heritage Site by UNESCO - residences including Ismail khan latest Hana Mohammed Amin Khoja Mausoleum madrassas Pahlavan Mahmoud: After breakfast tour of Khiva wiring Will Have The mausoleum ( 14-18 century), Juma Mosque (10 th century). A DINNER in the course of the day. To catch a passing an evening flight to Urgench to Tashkent, An Arrival in Tashkent. A transfer to Hotel. YOU spend the night in a hotel in Tashkent.
Day 14: In the morning, your guide to take dependence Bargains at the airport by the time of departure of a detail. YOU home.
13 - Many women and children were captured. Among the prisoners was the daughter of the associate Axiart Spitamen, a girl of stunning beauty, named Roxana. "Alexander saw them and fell in love. He has no desire to offend them or consider them as prisoners and as she worthy wife of the title". After they married, Alexander won over the local nobility to his side, thus consolidating his rule over the Sogdians.
The Sogdians the heroic uprising was brutally crushed. The historian describes Quint Curtius Spitamen death as follows:
"Spitamen passionately loved his wife, and took it everywhere with him, and they endured the bitter exodus and exile. Tired of the stress, she will try to convince him to surrender."
But he replied that he preferred death, captivity ...
At a party to have won the sight of her husband, who was asleep and drunk, the woman took out her sword that she hides under her clothes and cut off his head, and covered in his blood, they gave the head to her slave, the accomplice of the crime.
Accompanied by him, without their bloody clothes, she appeared in the Macedonian camp ... and handed Alexander Spitamen head. "
The noble figure of the great leader of the Sogdians, who fought valiantly for the happiness of his people, was blotted into history in glory.