The Silk road

The Silk road

                              Tashkent - Urgench (Khiva) - Ayaz Kala - Bukhara - Termez -

                              Shakhrisabz - Samarkand - Tashkent - Chimgan - Tashkent

                                               Duration: 14 days / 13 nights

Day City Program
Day 1 Tashkent Arrival in Tashkent. Meeting at the airport by the representative of a travel company (with a sign) and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation. City tour: Hasti Imam Complex with Barak Khan Madrassah Kukeldash and the Chorsu Bazaar. Overnight.
Day 2

Tashkent  -


Early breakfast and transfer to the airport. Flight to Urgench 07ch40 (HY-1057). Arrival in 09ch10 in Urgench and transfer to Khiva (30km). Accommodation. Tour of the city - an architectural complex "Ichan-Qala" (12-19 cc.), Visiting the residence of the last Khan including the mausoleum of "Islam Khodja" madrassas "Muhammad Amin Khan," Castle "Kun-Ark" (16-17 centuries. ), tower "Kalta Minor" palace "Tash Hovli" (19 in.), a complex "Pakhlavan Mahmoud" (14-18 cc.), the mosque "Juma" (10 in.), the architectural ensemble "Nurullabay" (19 at.),. Dinner. Overnight in Khiva.

Day 3 Khiva - Karakalpakstan Breakfast. Drive to the Karakalpakstan Autonomous Republic in the yurt camp "Ayazkala" (70km). On the way to the camp inspection majestic remains of ancient castles, fortresses. Accommodation in yurts on arrival and lunch. Rest on the lake. Overnight.
Day 4 Karakalpakstan  - Bukhara Breakfast. Transfer to Bukhara via the Kyzylkum Desert (500 km). Accommodation at the hotel on arrival. Free time. Overnight.
Day 5 Bukhara

Breakfast. City tour: "Samanid Mausoleum" - the most ancient brick building in Central Asia, a masterpiece of world architecture (IX-X centuries.), "The Mausoleum Chashma Ayub" that belongs to esteemed "places of trace" left by saints (XIV century) . The legend says that once the bible prophet Job (Ayub) visited this place. Ark - the center of Bukhara statehood (IV century BC.), Silk carpet shops, complex "Poi Kalon" ( "Beneath the Great"), Kalyan Minaret - the main symbol of sacred Bukhara that symbolized authority and power of spiritual governors (XII century. ). Taki (ancient trading houses), famous Lyabi Hauz (XVII century), Khanaka and madrassah of Nadir Divan-Begi - a massive rectangular structure that was a place of refuge and meditation of Sufis, Kukeldash madrasa (XVI century) (XVII century.). Dinner in the old madrassa, watching the show program with national folklore. Night in Bukhara.

Day 6

Bukhara -

Breakfast. Transfer to Termez via Karshi. Arrival and hotel accommodation. Overnight.
Day 7 Termez

Breakfast. Tour of the historic museum and architectural monuments (XI-XVII centuries) Tower Zurmala (IIb); Complex Hakimi al-Tirmidhi (XI-XVvv); Ensemble Sultan Saodat (XII-XVII centuries). Continuation of the tour of the historic sites. Mound Karatepe and Fayaztepa (I-IIvv); Buddhist culture (I-IIvv). Overnight.

Day 8 Termez - Shahrisabz Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Shakhrisabz and a tour of Shakhrisabz: ruins of Palace Ak-Saray (XIV, the XV c.), Mausoleum Dzhehongira (XIV c.), Memorial complex Dorus-Saodat (XIV c.), Complex Dorut Tilyavat (XV-XVI centuries. ), Kok Gumbaz Mosque (XV c.) Overnight.
Day 9 Shahrisabz - Samarkand Breakfast and transfer to Samarkand. Arrival in Samarkand. Accommodation. Lunch at the restaurant, which is known for its exquisite kebabs (on behalf of the CA-Mille Tours Ex.). A short tour of Samarkand. Guri Emir - the mausoleum of the legendary burial place Great Temur with his relatives. Registan Square. Dinner in the national house and night Samarkand.
Day 10  Samarkand Breakfast at the hotel. City tour: "Architectural Complex Shahi Zinda" ("The Living King") - Memorial on the hillside Afrasiab associated with the name of Kusama ibn Abbas - the cousin of Prophet Muhammad (11-15vv). Ulugbek Observatory (15th century) - astronomer, scientist, ruler, beloved grandson of Tamerlane, who was killed on the orders of his son, the Mausoleum of St. Daniel. Excavations and museum of the ancient city of "Afrasiab". Dinner at the restaurant. Night
Day 11 Samarkand - Tashkent - 
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Tashkent. Stop for a small picnic near the legendary Temurovskih gate to enjoy the beautiful views. Stop for photos at the second largest river Syr Darya in Central Asia, the local market for the sale of fish and melons. Arrival in Tashkent. After lunch drive to the mountains Chimgan. Hotel accommodation. Walking in the mountains. Dinner. Overnight.
Day 12 Chimgan - Tashkent Breakfast at the hotel. Return to Tashkent. Dinner. Overnight.
Day 13 Tashkent

Breakfast at the hotel. A short tour of the city. Museum of Applied Arts. Museum of Amir Temur. Independence Square, and Tashkent subway. Familiarization with the dishes of Central Asian nations. Farewell dinner in a restaurant. Overnight.

Day 14 Tashkent

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