Discover authentic Uzbekistan 14 days and 12 nights

Discover authentic Uzbekistan 14 days and 12 nights

Istanbul–Tashkent – Kokand – Marghilan – Fergana – Andijan -Tashkent – Nukus – Ayazkala – Khiva – Bukhara-Nurata -Yangi Gazgan – Samarkand – Tashkent – Istanbul

Day 1-Friday//Tashkent (TK-1822 et TK-370)

Flight to Tashkent via Istanbul

Day 2-Saturday//Tashkent

Arrival to Tashkent at 7:30. You will meet with the guide. Breakfast in the city. We will guide to visit the old part of city through Kukeldash, Chorsu bazaar. Transfer to the hotel at 12:00 and accommodation. Lunch. We will continue the visit of touristic attractions: Khast-Imam, the madrasah Barak-Khan where is kept the Uthman Qur’an (VIIs), the mosque Tilla-Shaiyh, the mausoleum Kaffel-Shashi as well. Diner. Overnight at the hotel

Day 3-Sunday//Tashkent-Kokand-Fergana (400 km)

Breakfast. Road towards Fergana through the pass Qamchiq (2200 m). Arrival to Kokand, you will get a tour along the palace Khuda-yar Khan and amazingly mosque 99 columns. Lunch. Road to Fergana and arrival, accommodation at the hotel. Dinner. Overnight at hotel

Day 4-Monday//Fergana-Marguilan-Rishtan-Tashkent (400 km)

Breakfast. Leaving to Marguilan. Arrival and we will visit is producing Marghilan silk factory ‘Ikat’. Drive to Richtan– the village of ceramists. We will stop off to visit the workshop’s ceramics. Lunch. Go to Tashkent through the pass Qamchiq (2200 m). Late in the afternoon we will arrive to Tashkent, accommodation at hotel. Dinner. Overnight at hotel.

Day 5-Tuesday//Tashkent-Nukus-Ayazkala-Khiva HY 1001 (250 km)

Breakfast. Transfer to the airport and the flight to Nukus at 7.10. Arrival at 9.55 and you will visit the museum Savitskiy. Lunch., we will follow the journey until the fortress of Tuproq-Qala and Ayaz-Qala. Late in the afternoon we get to Khiva. Accommodation at the hotel, dinner and overnight at the hotel

Day 6-Wednesday//Khiva

Breakfast. In the morning you start the visit by the entrance to the fortress gate “Ata Darvaza” in Itchan- Qala. Lunch. We will continue the visit through others architectural monuments: Kunya-Ark, Said Alauddin Mausoleum, Arab- Mukhammadkhan Madrasah, Pakhlavan Makhmud Mausoleum, the minaret of Islam-Khoja, Tash- Khovli, the Palace and Khan’s Harem, Kaltaminar, Juma mosque, Caravan saray or the bazaar in nowadays. Dinner. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 7-Thursday//Khiva-Bukhara by car (450 m)

Breakfast. Drive to Bukhara (450 km) through the Kizil-Qum desert across the sand dunes about 7 hours. Long time ago the caravans have gone towards the west who they had pass through this part of Silk Road witch connected by the western cities with Bukhara. Stop at the Chaykhana (tea-house) having Lunch. Later afternoon arrival is to Bukhara. Check in at the hotel.Dinner. Overnight at the hotel

Day 8-/Friday/Bukhara

Breakfast. Sightseeing tour is in Bukhara. Visit of the Ismail Samani mausoleum, Chasma- Ayub mausoleum, Bukhara local bazaar, Ark Fortress or town citadel and Bolo- Hauz mosque. Lunch. Currently still used old madrasah Miri-Arab, Poi-Kalon Ensemble including the minaret Kalyan, Taqi Zargaron (Trading dome of the jewelers), Ulug-Bek madrasah, Abdulaziz-khan madrasah, Taqi Telpak Fouruoshon (trading dome of the of the haters), Magoki Attori mosque, ToqiSarrafon (Trading dome of the money changers), Labi Khaouz complex. Dinner. Overnight at the hotel

Day 9-Saturday/Bukhara

Breakfast. You will continue your sightseeing program of Bukhara, Chor-minor madrasah, the summer palace of emir of Bukhara (Sitorai Mokhi-Khosa), the mausoleum Naqishbandy. Lunch. Free time is for strolling in Bukhara. There is a spectacle folkloric in the madrasa Nadir Devan Begui. Dinner. Overnight at the hotel

Day 10-Sunday//Bukhara-Nurata-Yangui Gazgan (300 m)

Breakfast. We will head off to the village of Okhum. Stop off on the road to see the ceramic and traditional pottery workshops in Gijdouvan. We will continue. We will visit the town of Nurata. There are such sights as the mosques and a source where water is very rich with various natural minerals. Lunch. Continuing is our trip. Late afternoon arrival to the village of shepherd. We will camp at the yurts. Accommodation is in the yurt. (According to availability you can take a yurt for two people. Usually, we sleep under a yurt 4 or 6 person. Dinner and overnight under the yurt

Day 11-Monday//Yangui Gazgan – Samarkand (230 m)

Breakfast. Leave the yurts; we will follow the journey until Samarkand. We will visit the lake Aydarkul on the road. Arrival and check-in at the hotel. Lunch. You will start to sightseeing tour in Samarkand: the mausoleum of Guri Emir (Tamerlane’s Tomb), Registan Square – one of Central Asia’s most iconic sights Ulugbek, Sherdor and Tillakori madrasahs. Dinner.Overnight at your hotel

Day 12-Tuesday//Samarkand

Breakfast. Visit of the Ulug-Bek observatory, the Afrosyab museum and the factory’s paper (Samarkand silk paper production by old-time technology). Lunch. We will wander through this in

Experiences:
Attractions
Art and History
Farmers Market
Landmarks
Nightlife
Outdoor Activities
Shopping
Workshops
Other
Languages spoken: English, French, Spain, German
Included in price: Hotel 3*,Transport; English speaking guide; Full board; Domestic flight Tashkent- Nukus(100$) Entrance tickets to the sights, museums, mausoleums;
Not Included in price: Charges in hotels for additional services; Consular fees for Uzbekistan tourist visa; International flight;
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