Uzbekistan trips and travels 09

Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 09
Activity: Cultural tour
Destination: Uzbekistan
Duration: 10 days

Day 1: The plane landed at the international airport of Tashkent city. Your guide will meet you at the airport and escort you to your hotel where you will have a break. After dinner you will go to Tashkent city tour. Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the city of Tashkent and Uzbekistan deep on your guided tour.
Day 2: Start your day with a deluxe continental breakfast in the hotel at 8 clock. Transfer to Samarkand (315 km, 5 hours) and hotel accommodation. Inspired by the traditional dishes of the local Uzbek restaurant can. City guide: "Gur Emir mausoleum" - Tamerlan grave (14-15 C). Built for Temur's grandson Muhammad-Sultan, and the graves of three other Timurids - sons of Temur - Miranshah and Shahruh and his grandson Ulugbek. By 8 clock time restaurants are open for you to have your dinner in the Asian style. National Hotel offers luxurious accommodation for the night stay. On your tour you will learn amazing facts about Uzbekistan.
Day 3: Your breakfast is served at 8 m. Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the city of Tashkent and Uzbekistan deep on your guided tour. These days you are on the tour, visit the Siab Bazar, try the best Samarkand bread and fruit, and excavations of the ancient city Afrosiab Museum, Mausoleum of Khodja. Do you have a delicious lunch at a local Uzbek restaurant. Free time to spend at leisure. One of the best dinner at a local restaurant by 8 clock. Overnight in one of the oldest cities in the world. Enjoy the rest of the day at the National Hotel.
Day 4: Start your day with a deluxe continental breakfast in the hotel at 8 clock. Transfer to Shakhrisabz - a unique monument of urban design and architecture (90 km, 1.5 hours). Impressive days in Tashkent spent remain in your memory for years. Inspired by the traditional dishes of the local Uzbek restaurant can. Shakhrisabz tour: ruins of the "Ak-Saray Palace" - Tamerlan summer residence that shocked the imagination of his contemporarie. The Golden Road to the historic town of Samarkand - a crossroad of cultures in the world. By 8 clock time restaurants are open for you to have your dinner in the Asian style. National Hotel offers luxurious accommodation for the night stay.
Day 5: Your breakfast is served at 8 m. Tour includes a transfer to the camp over the village Yangigazgan (260 km, 4 hours) yurt. Day is spent in Uzbekistan will remain in your mind for a long time. Accommodation is in traditional Kazakh yurt with all necessary equipment: showers, kitchen etc. If you have a delicious lunch at a local Uzbek restaurant. Experience sandy landscapes, flora and fauna of the Kyzyl-Kum desert. In the evening, learn how to ride camels. One of the best dinner at a local restaurant by 8 clock. Overnight in Silk Road is a traditional style. Enjoy the rest of the day at the National Hotel.
Day 6: Start your day with a deluxe continental breakfast in the hotel at 8 clock. Tour Aydarkul lake. Fishing, picnicking. Impressive days in Tashkent spent remain in your memory for years. Swimming. Inspired by the traditional dishes of the local Uzbek restaurant can. Back to the yurts. Camel riding tour or relax in the quiet atmosphere of the desert. By 8 clock time restaurants are open for you to have your dinner in the Asian style. National Hotel offers luxurious accommodation for the night stay.
Day 7: Your breakfast is served at 8 m. Tour begins with a trip to Bukhara (270 km, 4 hours) on Nurata (in direct translation from Persian into English "Only-ota" means "father of the Rays") long. On your tour you will learn amazing facts about Uzbekistan. We will visit during this tour of our popular Sarmish Canyon. On the way we see the Stone Gallery of Bronze Age petroglyphs. Do you have a delicious lunch at a local Uzbek restaurant. It is a great pleasure to feed and watch the fish. Free time to rest and walk through the old streets of Bukhara. One of the best dinner at a local restaurant by 8 clock. Enjoy the rest of the day at the National Hotel.
Day 8: Start your day with a deluxe continental breakfast in the hotel at 8 clock .. City tour: mausoleum of the Samanids - the oldest brick building in Central Asia, a masterpiece of architecture in the world, mausoleum Chashma Ayub, the (14th c) the estimated "places of trace" left by saints belongs (9-10 c.). Inspired by the traditional dishes of the local Uzbek restaurant can. Day is spent in Uzbekistan will remain in your mind for a long time. Legend has it that once the bible prophet Job (Ayub) visited this place. By 8 clock time restaurants are open for you to have your dinner in the Asian style. National Hotel offers luxurious accommodation for the night stay.
Day 9: Your breakfast is served at 8 m. They have a tour to Khiva through Kizil-Kum desert along Caravan road (480 km, 5-7 hours). Arrival to Khiva - the only "outdoor museum" in Central Asia, fully preserved to the present day. Do you have a delicious lunch at a local Uzbek restaurant. Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the city of Tashkent and Uzbekistan deep on your guided tour. Hotel accommodation is located within or near "Ichan-Qala" - the historical center of Khiva, which has inscribed on the UNESCO list of world cultural heritage. One of the best dinner at a local restaurant by 8 clock. Enjoy the rest of the day at the National Hotel.
Day 10: Start your day with a deluxe continental breakfast in the hotel at 8 clock. The inner citadel of Ichan-Qala (16-17 cc..) - City Tour will be prepared around the architectural complex khan castle. Inspired by the traditional dishes of the local Uzbek restaurant can. On your tour you will learn amazing facts about Uzbekistan. Ensemble consists of the smallest Medressa in Khiva and a minaret, the upper deck has a height of 45 meters and is the highest vantage point in the city. By 8 clock time restaurants are open for you to have your dinner in the Asian style. Free time at leisure. National Hotel offers luxurious accommodation for the night stay.
Day 11: Your breakfast is served at 8 m. Transfer to Urgench airport (35 km, 30 min) for morning flight HY 1052 in Tashkent at 09:20 clock. Impressive days in Tashkent spent remain in your memory for years. Arrival in Tashkent at 10:50 and hotel accommodation. Do you have a delicious lunch at a local Uzbek restaurant. City tour around Tashkent: "New Tashkent TV Tower" - the highest in Central Asia - 375 m, "memories of the victims of repression" - the Memorial and Museum. One of the best dinner at a local restaurant by 8 clock. Enjoy the rest of the day at the National Hotel.
Day 12: In the morning you wil get guidance from the hotel and help you on your way to the airport.
 
 
 
 
9 - It was one of those who preached Islam in the region and later the complex was an important place of pilgrimage, venerated by the people as a shrine. According to tradition, Ibn Abbas came to Samarkand in 640, where he preached for 13 years and was beheaded by the Zoroastrians in prayer.

Burial Kusama ibn Abbas leads to many followers of the religious and spiritual tourism Samarkand, because in the Middle Ages pilgrimage to the grave of the "Living King" was equal to Hajj in Mecca. According to legend, the source that has the grave of the saint, healing powers.

All marks Shahi Zinda mausoleum complex of a single composite solution. This is a square domed building, the entrance to the portico is highlighted. It affects the rich architectural decoration of buildings, glazed tiles, majolica tiles, mosaic carved be used.
The last building - is the main entrance to the crypt of Shahi Zinda, which completes the whole ensemble. The inscription on the front entrance reads: "This magnificent building created Abdulazizhanom-son Ulugbek Guragana son Shah Rukh, the son of Amir Timur Guragana in 838" (1434/35 CE). Go up to the thirty-six steps, you will find yourself in the open gallery. Here, on the left and the right, crypts - close family mausoleums Tamerlane. Gallery ends with a circular courtyard with an arched bow. Under it right old carved door that leads to the main sanctuary of the ensemble Shahi Zinda - the mausoleum Kusam ibn Abbas, a cousin of the Prophet Muhammad. There is a legend about him as the Shah-i-Zinda - Long live the king.