Uzbekistan journey 2


Uzbekistan journey 2, Uzbekistan tours. 

Uzbekistan journey 2
Country:
Uzbekistan
Time of the tour: 8 days
Places to visit: Tashkent - Urgench - Khiva - Bukhara - Shahrisabs - Samarkand - Tashkent

Day 1: Tashkent
Our company is glad to welcome you Uzbekistan journey 2. You will be met by our team and transfer to hotel. We will be happy to provide perfect tours. On arrival, you will have the city tour and visit the Independence square as the main symbol of victory over fascism in World War II. The tour will be continued visiting the local Broadway, located between Independence square and Amir Timur square. Afterwards we will travel to Tashkent metro (1977). Visit the famous the Chorsu Bazaar, Kukaldash Madrasah and Hast Imam complex where you can see madrasahs, mosques and mausoleum. On the way, you can see the unique Othman Quran found in the 8th century. Transfer to hotel.

Day 2: Tashkent - Urgench - Khiva (morning flight)
In the morning we will have flight to Urgench and then travel to Khiva. Reaching, you will have the city tour of Uzbekistan. Visit the Ichan-Qala. It is the inner city in Khiva with strong walls. In addition, you will see unique buildings, palaces, mosques, Madrasahs, Mausoleums, Minarets, Caravan-Sarais and Bathhouses distorted Ichan-Qala into magnificent city. In Ichan-Qala travelers can see over 400 traditional dwelling houses and 60 architectural monuments. In 1969 Ichan-Qala had a historical and architectural conservation zone. The tour will be continued to the Kunya-Ark fortress (17th century), found by Muhammad Arang Khan. On the route you can see the Kalta Minor minaret and Tash Khouvli palace. After productive day, you will be transferred to hotel for sleep.

Day 3: Khiva - Bukhara
The next destination for today is driving to Bukhara city. On the way, you will see more than 140 architectural monuments of in the middle Ages. This is the best opportunity to take photos. Walking among narrow streets you will enjoy the nature and its landscape. Parks and other sites will not leave anyone indifferent. They are located close to each other. You will drive from Khiva to Bukhara via Kizilkum desert. On the way you can inspire the Amu Darya river. It is the deepest river in Central Asia, connected by the confluence of the Panj and Vakhsh in Tajikistan and flowing into Aral Sea. When you arrive in Bukhara, you will have a rest is in a hotel.

Day 4: Bukhara
Today you will have the city tour. First to all visit the famous citadel in Bukhara - Citadel Ark, originated in the 4th century. It united several dynasties of Bukhara Empire. Visit the Samanids mausoleum of 9th -10th centuries. Afterwards visit the Chashma Ayub or Job's well and Bolo-Hauz mosque. You will find there forty columns built in honor of Bukhara governor Abu-Fayud Khan. It is an idea to walk in this place and see different kind of souvenir shops as well as Nodir Divan Begi fitting to Lyabi House Ensemble. Visit the Poi Kalon complex, which has three structures built in the 12th - 16th centuries as Kalon minaret, Kalon mosque and Mir Arab Madrasah. Overnight is in a hotel.

Day 5: Bukhara - Shahrisabs - Samarkand
The morning will start by seeing the hometown of Amir Timur, in the town of Shahrisabs. We have no doubt you will like it on tours. Afterwards see the famous place as Ak Saray Palace, found by Amir Timur. If you enter to see the portal of the Palace you will see a note: "If you want to know about our power, look at our buildings". Then see the Jahongir mausoleum belonged to the eldest son of Amir Timur, who died in fight when he was twenty years old. His father suffered because of his dead son for about 30 years. In the second part of day we will visit sites as Shahrisabs, the Dorus Siadat and Dorus Tillavat memorial complexes. They belong to Amir Timur. Drive back to Samarkand. Rest is in a hotel.

Day 6: Samarkand
We are glad to provide the next day of our tour. In the morning you will have the city tour and visit the second largest city of Uzbekistan the same as Babylon or Rome and located in the Valley of Zerafshan River. Later on, visit the Registan square, Shakhi-Zindeh, Mausoleum Guri Emir and Bibi Khanum Mosque. Registan Square is the symbol of Uzbekistan and has three Madrasahs, originated in the 15th - 17th centuries. Shakhi-Zindeh is known for its famous collection of mausoleums, originated in the 11th-15 centuries as well as considered to be the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Bibi Khanum Mosque is liked by travelers from around the world and built by Tamerlane. Transfer to hotel for rest.

Day 7: Samarkand - Tashkent
The last day of our wonderful tour will start by seeing Samarkand city. You can start from the Ulughbek viewpoint of the 15th century by Ulughbek. In past times he was the famous researcher in Samarkand. While he worked in his sphere he created the "Zidji Guragoni" catalog in 1437, where there was information about 1018 celestial bodies. One day, he was killed by his son. In the afternoon, we will travel to the local Broadway full of shops, teahouses, sweets and workshops as well as see the National bazaar Siab. You will have an opportunity to find traditional handmade products as well as local sweets. The bazaar is famous for its carpet factory, where 400 women with special traditional techniques work over there. In the evening you will be transferred to Tashkent by train. We hope these tours were perfect for our dear visitors. Rest is in a hotel.

Day 8: Tashkent - Departure
Uzbekistan journey 2 is finished. Flight for next destination.

 

Transport:
02 pax - Sedan
04-06 pax - Minivan
08-10 pax - Minibus

 

Price per person:
02 pax - 730 $
04 pax - 565 $
06 pax - 485 $
08 pax - 500 $
10 pax - 465 $

Single - 105 $

Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 40 $ 

Half board - 65 $
Full board - 110 $

Entrance fees in UZ* (with escort guide only) - 60 $ per person
English speaking local guides in Tashkent, Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva - 245 $ per group
English speaking escort guide - 475 $ per group

 

Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Tashkent - "Samir" Hotel 3*
Samarkand - "Ideal" Hotel 3*
Bukhara - "Porso" Hotel 3*
Khiva - "Old Khiva" Hotel 3*
- Visa support
- Provision of drinking water
- Train tickets Samarkand - Tashkent                         

Service does not include:
- Visa
- Guides
- Full board
- Flight tickets
- Travel insurance
- Museum admissions