Ancient cities of Uzbekistan with a great history

Ancient cities of Uzbekistan with a great history

           Tashkent - Bukhara - Shakhrisabz - Samarkand - Tashkent

                           Duration: 7 Days / 6 nights

                                  (Prices available on request)

                                  Dates available throughout the year

Day City Program
Day 1 X country - Tashkent

Arrival. Passage of passport and customs control. Meeting with local guide. Transfer and hotel check-in.  Start of sightseeing  tour in the capital of Uzbekistan - Tashkent. Visit to Khast Imam ensemble (2007) including the Oriental Manuscripts Library and the Koran of Caliph Usman, central Amir Temur Square, Independence Square, National Museum of History.

Day 2

Tashkent – Urgench – Khiva

After early breakfast transfer to the internal airport and departure to Urgench. After arrival drive to Khiva and hotel check-in. Start tours of the inner city - Ichan Kala (UNESCO World Heritage). Places for visit: citadel of Kunya-Ark (XIV century), Madrassah of Muhammad Amin Khan (XVIII century), minaret Kalta-Minar Madrasah of Muhammad Rahim-khan II (1871-1876), the palace Tash Hawley (XIX century), madrassah Alla Kuli Khan, the mausoleum of Said Alauddin mausoleum Palvan Mahmoud (XVIII-XX centuries.), madrassah Shergazi Khan (1718-1726), and the minaret of Islam-Khoja mosque (1908-1910).

Day 3 Khiva - Bukhara

After early breakfast drive to Bukhara through the Kyzylkum desert. The modern highway crosses the Kyzylkum desert, repeating the ancient route of the Great Silk Road. Stop on the way, during which you will have the opportunity to enjoy panoramic views of the desert and the Amu Darya River. After arrival, hotel check-in.

Day 4 Bukhara

Breakfast at the hotel. Tour of Bukhara. Visit the Ark citadel (XVIII - early XX centuries), the architectural complex Lyabi-Hauz (includes Kukeldash Madrasah, Khanaka Divan-Begi and Madrasah Divan-Begi) (XVI-XVII centuries), the architectural complex Poi-Kalyan (Kalyan Mosque Miri-Arab madrassah, Kalyan minaret) (XII-XVI centuries), necropolis Chor-Bakr (16th-20th centuries), the Samanid mausoleum (IX century), the mausoleum of Chashma-Ayub (1380), the madrassah of Ulugbek and the madrasah of Abdulaziz ( 1417-1652), the quarter mosque Magoki-Attari (XII-XIV centuries). Overnight at the hotel.

Day 5 Bukhara – Shakhrisabz – Samarkand

After breakfast hotel check-out. Drive to Samarkand via Shakhrisabz. After arrival in Shakhrisabz, a tour of the native city of Amir Temur: the ruins of the Ak-Sarai palace (XIV century), the mausoleum of Jahongir (XIV century), the Dorus-Saodat memorial complex (XIV century), the Dorut Tilyavat complex (XV-XVI centuries. ), The mosque Kok Gumbaz (XV century.) After the tour, the continuation of the road to Samarkand. On arrival, check-in at the hotel.

Day 6 Samarkand

After breakfast sightseeing tour in Samarkand. Visit to Registan Square (1415-1660), including madrasah of Ulugbek (1417), Tilla-Kari madrassa (1660), Sherdor madrassa (1636); The ensemble of Shahi Zinda (XIV-XV centuries), the tomb of Timurids (1404), the Bibi Khanum mosque (1404), medieval observatory of Ulugbek (1424-1428) with the museum.

Day 7 Samarkand - Tashkent

After early breakfast drive to Tashkent. After arrival transfer to the airport and departure.