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Uzbekistan Explorer Tour

8 days
7 nights

Rates

Dates

Rates:

USD
EUR

Per person:

$ 1,290.00 (double / twin occupancy)

Dates:

Sep 06, 2019 - Sep 13, 2019 
Sep 13, 2019 - Sep 20, 2019 
Sep 20, 2019 - Sep 27, 2019 
Oct 04, 2019 - Oct 11, 2019 
Oct 11, 2019 - Oct 18, 2019 
Nov 01, 2019 - Nov 08, 2019 
-  2020 dates
Apr 03, 2020 - Apr 10, 2020 
Apr 10, 2020 - Apr 17, 2020 
Apr 17, 2020 - Apr 24, 2020 
May 01, 2020 - May 08, 2020 
May 15, 2020 - May 22, 2020 
May 29, 2020 - Jun 05, 2020 
Jun 05, 2020 - Jun 12, 2020 
Jun 19, 2020 - Jun 26, 2020 
Jul 03, 2020 - Jul 10, 2020 
Jul 31, 2020 - Aug 07, 2020 
Aug 21, 2020 - Aug 28, 2020 
Sep 04, 2020 - Sep 11, 2020 
Sep 11, 2020 - Sep 18, 2020 
Sep 18, 2020 - Sep 25, 2020 
Oct 02, 2020 - Oct 09, 2020 
Oct 09, 2020 - Oct 16, 2020 
Oct 30, 2020 - Nov 06, 2020 

Hotels:

Tashkent - 2 nights - Sharq, Bek or similar
Khiva - 1 night- Malika Kheivak, Orient Star or similar
Bukhara - 2 nights - As-Salom, K.Komil, Volida or similar
Samarkand - 2 nights - Platan, Meros, Orient Star or similar

 

Included:

  • Accommodation based on double room sharing throughout the tour, breakfasts included;
  • Transportation throughout the tour, including airport/train station pick ups and drop offs;
  • Sightseeing with an English speaking guide in each city;
  • Entrance tickets to the museums, mausoleums and other sights;
  • Economy class tickets for flights Tashkent-Urgench, Urgench-Bukhara;
  • Economy class tickets for trains Bukhara-Samarkand (subject to availability and maybe substituted to transfer by bus/auto), Samarkand-Tashkent (on rare occasions when the high-speed train is unavailable, we will replace this with the most-comfortable class of regular train);
  • Visa support letter for Uzbekistan visa
  • Folklore show program at Nadir Divan-begi Madrasah and dinner at National house in Bukhara, farewell lunch in Samarkand;
  • English speaking tour leader to accompany the group of 8 persons and more.

Itinerary:

Explore the historical cities of Khiva, Bukhara, Samarkand and Tashkent with this Uzbekistan Small Group Tour. Our most popular group tour takes you to the most popular cities in Uzbekistan, while also introducing you to tourists from around the world. Enjoy the modernity of Tashkent, the monuments of Samarkand, the serenity of Bukhara, and the history of Khiva, all while making the most of your time and money (and making new friends).

Day 1  : Arrival to Tashkent

Welcome to Tashkent! You are about to begin your amazing Uzbekistan tour! Upon your arrival you will be met by our representative and transferred to hotel for check in and rest.

Day 2  : Tashkent – Urgench – Khiva

After breakfast start guided sightseeing tour in the capital of Uzbekistan, the biggest city in Central Asia. You will start with exploring the Old City. Visit Khast-Imam Complex, where the world famous Quran, holy book that belonged to Caliph Uthman, has been preserved. The complex consists of Barak-Khan MadrasahTillya Sheykh MosqueSaint Abu Bakr Kaffal Shashi Mausoleum and the Islamic Institute of Imam al-Bukhari. Continue to Chorsu Bazaar. Then take a ride on Tashkent Metro to the city center walk through Amir Timur SquareIndependence Square and visit Applied Arts Museum.
Transfer to domestic airport, evening flight to Urgench departing at 20:25 (1093 km, 1 h 30 min). Arrival in Urgench at 21:55, transfer to the hotel in Khiva (30 km, 35 min).
Duration of sightseeing tour: 4-5 hours

Day 3  : Khiva – Urgench – Bukhara

After breakfast sightseeing tour in Khiva. Visit Ichan-Qala Fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage site. In Ichan-Qala Fortress visit Kunya-ArkSayeed Alauddin MausoleumArab-Mukhamadkhan MadrasahOq-Masjid MosqueMadrasah of Hodjan Berdi-biyaShirgazikhan Madrasah, Abdullakhan Madrasah, Juma MosqueAllakulikhan MadrasahTosh-Khovli PalacePakhlavan Makhmud MausoleumMinaret of Islom-Khoja. At 19:00 transfer to domestic airport flight to Bukhara at 21:00 arriving in Bukhara at 22:00. Arrival in Bukhara, transfer to the hotel.
Duration of sightseeing tour: 4-5 hours

Day 4  : Bukhara

After breakfast start walking sightseeing tour in Bukhara.
Visit Lyabi Hauz EnsembleMagoki-Attori MosqueChor-Minor Madrasahtrade domesKalyan MinaretKalyan Mosque and Miri-Arab MadrasahUlugbek and Abdulazizkhan madrasahs, Ark FortressBolo-Khauz MosqueIsmail Samani and Chashma-Ayub mausoleums. In the evening enjoy a National Show at Nadir Divan-begi Madrasah and a delicious dinner at the National house.
Duration of sightseeing tour: 6-7 hours

Day 5  : Bukhara – Samarkand

Breakfast. Start the second day with a visit to Sitorai Mokhi-Khosa – the summer residence of Bukhara’s last emir, unique site combining Oriental and Russian architecture. Continue to the Mausoleum of Bakhouddin Naqshbandi and Chor-Bakr Necropolis. In the afternoon take the high-speed train, Afrosiyob, 15:52-17:20 or overland transfer. Arrive in Samarkand, check in to the hotel.
Duration of sightseeing tour: 3-4 hours

Day 6  : Samarkand

After breakfast, Samarkand sightseeing tour. Visit spectacular Registan SquareGur Emir Mausoleum – the mausoleum of Amir Timur, remains of Bibi Khanum MosqueSiab BazaarUlugbek Observatory. Free time in the afternoon.
Duration of sightseeing tour: 6-7 hours

Day 7  : Samarkand – Tashkent

Breakfast. Continue sightseeing tour in Samarkand. You will visit Shakhi-Zinda NecropolisAfrasiab Museumand the Tomb of Saint Daniel. Then drive to Konigil village to explore traditional way of making Samarkand paper from mulberry. Farewell lunch in Samarkand.
At 16:30 transfer to the railway station to take the high-speed Afrosiyob train departing at 17:30 (300 km, 2 h 10 m) and arriving in Tashkent at 19:40. Pick-up and transfer to the hotel.
Duration of sightseeing tour: 4-5 hours

Day 8  : Tashkent – departure

Check-out from the hotel till noon. Transfer to the airport. End of the tour.