Tour to Uzbekistan: Explore Ancient Cities Tashkent, Samarkand, Bukhara - the Oldest Inhabited Cities in Central Asia.
Tour duration: 5 days/4 nights
Tour itinerary: Tashkent-Bukhara-Samarkand-Tashkent
Tour language: Russian, English, German, French, Chinese, Korean, Japan
Day 1: ... - Tashkent (Sightseeing tour duration: 4-5 hours)
Arrive in Tashkent. GLOBAL CONNECT driver will meet you at the Tashkent International Airport and transfer you to the hotel.
14:00 Check in.
15:00 Start sightseeing from Old City part of Tashkent. Visit Khast Imam - a cultic architectural complex and the religious center of Tashkent where the world famous Uthman Quran has been preserved. Khast Imam complex consists of Barak-Khan Madrasah, Tillya Sheikh Mosque, Muyi Muborak Madrasah, Kaffal Shashi Mausoleum, New Khazrati Imam Mosque and the Muftiate building. Drive to Chorsu Bazaar. After exploring the bazaar visit the Monument of Courage, Amir Temur Square, Alisher Navoi State Academic Bolshoi Theatre, Memorial Complex of Memory of Repression Victims, and Independence Square.
Day 2: Tashkent-Bukhara (Sightseeing tour duration: 6-7 hours)
06:00 Breakfast at the hotel.
06:30 Transfer to train station.
07:30 Transfer to Bukhara by high-speed train "Afrosiyob".
11:17 Arrive in Bukhara. Leave your luggage in hotel and start your walking sightseeing tour in Bukhara. Visit Lyabi-Khauz Complex, Magoki-Attori Mosque, Chor-Minor Madrasah, Trade domes, Kalyan Minaret, Kalyan Mosque and Miri-Arab Madrasah, Ulugbek and Abdulazizkhan madrasahs, Ark Fortress, Bolo-Khauz Mosque, Chashma-Ayub and Ismail Samani mausoleums. GLOBAL CONNECT will arrange a dinner at Nodir Devonbegi Madrasah Restaurant where you can enjoy Traditional Dance Show. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Bukhara-Samarkand (Sightseeing tour duration: 4-5 hours)
09:00 Breakfast at the hotel
10:00 Countryside sightseeing. Visit summer residence of Bukhara’s last emir - Sitorai Mokhi-Khosa, Bakhouddin Naqshbandi Mausoleum and Chor-Bakr Necropolis.
15:51 Transfer to Samarkand by high-speed train "Afrosiyob".
17:25 Arrive in Samarkand. Transfer to the hotel. Check in. Free time. (Recommended to visit Gur-Emir and Registan to see a night view)
Overnight at the hotel.
08:00 Breakfast at the hotel.
08:30 Visit Gur-Emir Mausoleum, Magnificent Registan Square, Bibi-Khanum Mosque and Siab Bazaar.
13:00 Luxury Plov for lunch will be arranged by GLOBAL CONNECT. Continue sightseeing. Visit Khazrat Khizr Mosque, Mausoleum of the first President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, Shakhi-Zinda Necropolis and Ulughbek Observatory, Mausoleum of Saint Daniel.
16:30 Transfer to train station.
17:25 Transfer to Tashkent by high-speed train "Afrosiyob".
20:10 Arrive in Tashkent. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Tashkent (Free day)
08:00 Breakfast at the hotel. Free day.
11:00 Check out.
Transfer to the Airport.
|Number of people||Vehicle Type|
|1-2||Sedan car with a/c (Chevrolet Lacetti 2016, Chevrolet Cobalt 2016)|
|3-9||Minivan with a/c (Hyundai Grand Starex 2016)|
|10-16||20-seater bus with a/c (Golden Dragon 2016, Yutong 2017)|
|17-30||45-seater bus a/c (Golden Dragon 2016, Yutong 2017)|
Accommodation in Tashkent
|Budget||Art Hostel, Topchan Hostel or similar|
|Economy||Crown, Rohat, Grand Orzu or similar|
|Standard||Shodlik Palace, Asia Hotel, Uzbekistan or similar|
Accommodation in Bukhara
|Budget||Jeyran, Rustam&Zukhra, Rumi or similar|
|Economy||Lyabi House, Kukeldash, Devonbegi or similar|
|Standard||Asia Bukhara, Malika Bukhara, Grand Bukhara or similar|
Accommodation in Samarkand
|Budget||Irgashev's Guest House, Amir Hostel or similar|
|Economy||City, Ideal, Kamila or similar|
|Standard||Emir Han, Asia Samarkand, Grand Samarkand or similar|
|Tour price per person in 2018-2019 (USD)|
NOTE: Prices are in USD per person in double/twin shared room (price for 1 person is based on single room)
Single supplement in USD:
Budget - 40
|Price does not include||
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