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«HEART OF THE SILK ROAD: SAMARKAND, BUKHARA, KHIVA»

The historical monuments of ancient cities in Uzbekistan tell a long and breathtaking history, revealing secrets and mysteries of eternity.


Our tours: Combined

Duration: 7 days / 6 nights

Route: Tashkent - Urgench - Khiva - Bukhara - Samarkand - Tashkent

Destinations: Uzbekistan

Historical monuments of the ancient Uzbekistan reflect a distant and rich history, reveal secrets and mysteries. Samarkand, Bukhara, Tashkent, Shakhrissabz and Khiva had been essential cities on the Great Silk Road and attracted travelers, traders and diplomats from every corner of the world. These cities had been glorious and are still famous for their rich culture, unique architectural monuments and very hospitable people.

DAY-BY-DAY PROGRAM:

 

DAY 1:

TASHKENT

- Meeting at the airport in Tashkent.

- Accommodation at the hotel.

- Tashkent city tour: Independence Square, Navoi Theater Square, Barak Khan Madrasah, Kaffai Shashi (15th century).

- Lunch in the city.

- Visit Kukeldash Madrasah (16th century), Juma Mosque (9th century). Visit to the Theater of Opera and Ballet named after Alisher Navoi and others.

- Dinner.

- Night in Tashkent.

 

DAY 2:

TASHKENT - URGENCH – KHIVA

- Breakfast in the hotel.

- Transfer to the airport for the morning flight HY to Urgench.

- Arrival in Urgench.

- Transfer to Khiva (35 km).

- Hotel accommodation.

- City tour around Khiva includes visiting architectural complex Ichan-Kala (12-19th c.), the residence of the last Khan, as well as the Mausoleum of Ismail Khoja, Madrassah of Mohammed Amin Khan, Kunya-Ark Castle (16-17th c.), Kalta Minor Tower, Tash-Hovli Palace (19 th century), Mahmud Pahlavan's mausoleum (14-18th century) and Juma Mosque (10th century).

- Lunch and dinner in the city restaurants.

- Night in Khiva.

 

DAY 3:

KHIVA – BUKHARA (450 km, 7-8 hours)

- Breakfast in the hotel.

- A journey to Bukhara through the Kyzyl-Kum desert, along the caravan route (480 km, 6-7 hours).

- Stop for lunch.

- Arrival in Bukhara, accommodation at the hotel.

- Free time.

- Dinner.

- Overnight in Bukhara.

 

DAY 4:

BUKHARA

- Breakfast in the hotel.

- City tour, which includes seeing Ark Citadel (4th century BC.), Bolo-Khauz Mosque (beginning of the 20th century), Mausoleum of Samanids (9th-10th century), Chashmayi Ayub (14th century), the complex Sing Kalon wih stunning Minaret Kalon (12th century), the Kalon mosque (12th century), the Mir Arab Arab madrasah (16th century).

- Lunch.

- Visit: see the 3rd trade dome (16th century), the Ulugbek madrasah (15th century), the 2nd trade dome (16th century), Magoki Attari (14th century), the 1st Trade House (16th century). You will be taken to The Labi Hauz Ensemble (14-17th c.), which includes a pool, Honako and Madrasah of Nodir Divan Begi, Kukeldash Madrasah, Nadir Divan Begi Madrasah.

- Dinner in the city. Free time.

- Overnight in Bukhara.

 

DAY 5:

BUKHARA - SAMARKAND

- Breakfast in the hotel. Departure to Samarkand.

- On the way stop at summer residence of Emir – Sitorai Mohi Hossa (19th century), Chor-Bakr memorial necropolis (10th century).

- Lunch.

- Stop by Ceramics workshop in Gijduvan, Sardoba – water collector in desert, built in middle ages and Caravansarai in Navai.

- Arrival in Samarkand, accommodation in the hotel.

- Dinner at National House “Shahnoza”.

- Night in Samarkand.

 

DAY 6:

SAMARKAND-TASHKENT

- Breakfast in the hotel.

- The city tour is dedicated to the glorious capital of the Timurids state. A visit to the Mausoleum of Temurids (Gur-Emir), Registan Square.

- Lunch.

- Sightseeing continues with visit to Ulugbek observatory, the mausoleum of Khoja Daniyar (St. Daniel), the excavations and the museum of the ancient city of Afrosiab, the architectural complex of Shahi Zinda (11-15th centuries), the picturesque Siab bazaar.

- Transfer to Samarkand Railway station.

- Departure to Tashkent. (320 km).

- Accommodation in hotel. Dinner. Night in Tashkent.

 

DAY 7:

TASHKENT - DEPARTURE

- Breakfast in the hotel. Shopping. Seeing marvelous 2-3 metro stations.

- Transfer to the Tashkent airport for the flight.

 

Price is given in USD per person in twin room sharing:

NUMBER OF PERSON

BUDGET OPTION 2-3* (GUESTHOUSES)

3-4* HOTEL OPTION

1

Per request

Per request

2

635

755

3-5

560

700

6-8

520

660

10

490

630

15

470

610

20

440

580

25+

410

550

Additional payment for single supplement

80

160

 

HOTELS:

The cost of the program includes accommodation in hotels. Depending on your preferences, it can be hotels of the following categories:

- Boutique hotels are very cozy private hotels, often decorated in national style. There is absolutely everything necessary for a comfortable stay. Hotels of this level are characterized by a warm, friendly welcome in an atmosphere of near home comfort.

- 4 * hotels are modern hotels of European class, their infrastructure, interior of rooms and quality of service are at a high level. As a rule, such hotels are located closer to the center and the main sights of the city.

This route assumes the following type of placement:

 

Cities

Budget option (2* hotels)

3-4*  option

Tashkent

Arien Plaza Hotel / Samir Hotel
or similar

Ramada Tashkent Hotel 4*/ Sharq Hotel 4* 
or similar

Samarkand

Zilol Baht / Arba Hotel / City Hotel
or similar

Malika Prime 3*+/ Sultan / Grand Sogdiana

Bukhara

Rangrez Hotel / Atlas Hotel 3*/ Emir
or similar

Omar Khayam 3+ /Nodir Devon Begi
or similar

Khiva

Shokh Jahon Hotel 3* /Hotel Old Khiva/ Shahriston Boutique hotel
or similar

Bek Khiva Hotel 4*/Arkanchi Hotel/
or similar

 

 

Price includes:

 

Price excludes:

- All transfers by comfortable vehicle;

- Accommodation in twin room sharing with breakfasts;

- Dinner at the national house in Samarkand;

- Excursions with Professional guides:

- Guides in each city for excursions for groups of 1 to 7 people;

- Guide-escort services for the whole route for groups of 8+ people;

- Air fare Tashkent -Urgench (economy class);

- Tickets (economy class) for high-speed express train "Afrosiab" (Samarkand - Tashkent);

- Mineral water 1 lt per day on transfers between cities;

- Souvenirs.

 

- International air fare to/from Uzbekistan;

- Additional hotel services;

- Photo and camera fees on sights;

- Early check - in, late check - out after 14:00;

- Insurance;

- Entry tickets to historical sites (50 USD/person for the whole tour).

 

Additional services:

Food:

- Half board (dinners) - 60 USD / per person / program;

- Full board - 130 USD / per person / program.

 

TRANSPORT:

On this route we provide the following types of comfortable transport (depending on the number of people in the group):

Pax in the group:

Type of the transport:

1-2

AC sedan “CHEVROLET ORLANDO, LACETTI” (Air-conditioned)

3-5

Minibus “HYUNDAY STAREX” (Air-conditioned)

5-8

Minibus “ISTANA, TOYOTA HICE” (Air-conditioned)

9-15

Middle-size bus “YUTONG” (Air-conditioned)

15-35

Tourist class bus up to 45 seats

 

Additional options:

- Visit to the costume folk show "El Merosi" in Samarkand

- Wine tasting at the wine-vodka factory named after Khovrenko in Samarkand

- Visit to the medieval bathhouse of the hammam in Bukhara (XVI century).

 

NOTE:

- The program will be updated in accordance with the schedule of international flights.

- The company reserves the right to change the sequence of acquaintance with the objects. We draw your attention to the need to comply with the norms of the current legislation. Please note that check-in to the hotel is possible only if you have an identity document (passport, birth certificate). Please note that all hotels have the rules of "check-in hours" (check in after 14:00 and check out before 12:00), if early check-in is not included in the tour price.

- Form of payment by transfer or cash.

We welcome any of your suggestions and changes to the tour program to meet your specific wishes and requirements. We will help you find the most optimal and acceptable option for solving your issue on the order of tours and other tourist services.

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