Charming Uzbekistan Tour II: Explore ancient cities Tashkent and Samarkand - the oldest inhabited cities in Central Asia. Explore local culture and traditions and enjoy the charm of Uzbekistan! Enjoy your day tour out in nature exploring and hiking in the mountains of Western Tien-Shan Mountains.
Tour duration: 4 days/3 nights
Tour date: Flexible
Tour type: Private
Tour itinerary: Samarkand-Tashkent-Chimgan-Tashkent-Samarkand
Tour language: English, Russian
Day 1: ... - Samarkand (Sightseeing tour duration: 5-6 hours)
Arrive in Samarkand. GLOBAL CONNECT driver will meet you at the Samarkand International Airport. (If you are arriving by an early morning flight, extra night at the hotel may be needed).
Start sightseeing in Samarkand. Visit Gur-Emir Mausoleum, "The Pearl of Central Asia" - Registan Square, Bibi-Khanum Mosque and Siab Bazaar. Visit Khazrat Khizr Mosque, Mausoleum of the first President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, Shakhi-Zinda Necropolis and Ulughbek Observatory, Mausoleum of Saint Daniel. Visit the "Meros" paper mill in Konigil village. Drop off at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Samarkand - Tashkent - Chimgan - Tashkent (Sightseeing tour duration: 5-6 hours)
05:00 Transfer to teh train station.
06:08 Transfer to Tashkent by high-speed train "Afrosiyob".
08:08 Arrive in Tashkent. Transfer to Chimgan Mountains (Western Tien-Shan Mountains, 92 km) with a driver. Arrive in Amirsoy Mountain Resort, the largest ski resort in Uzbekistan. Take a cableway ride. Walking in the mountains. Transfer to the shore of the Charvak Reservoir. Lake Charvak is a popular resort in Tashkent region and thousands of holiday makers from all over Uzbekistan and neighbouring countries visit the reservoir. Make a short stop near Cinara's restaurant to visit unique petroglyphs and rock carvings made by prehistoric people. Transfer back to the hotel in Tashkent. Free time. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Tashkent - Samarkand (Sightseeing tour duration: 5-6 hours)
Breakfast at the hotel.
09:30 Start sightseeing from the 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 drive to the Central Asian Plov Center. Plov is cooked in a giant, wood-fired kazans. Enjoy your plov!
Visit the State Museum of Applied Art to see priceless samples of applied art created by golden hands of masters from the first half of XIX century up to the present time. Have a short Tashkent metro ride from "Kosmonavtlar" station to "Mustakallik Maydoni" station. Visit Independence Square, Alisher Navoi State Academic Bolshoi Theatre, Amir Temur Square and Monument of Courage.
18:45 Transfer to Samarkand by high-speed train "Afrosiyob".
20:53 Arrive in Samarkand. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Samarkand - …
Breakfast at the hotel.
11:00 Check out. Free time.
Transfer to the Samarkand International Airport according to the flight time.
Uzbekistan Classical Tour Photos:
|Number of people||Vehicle Type|
|1-2||Sedan car with a/c (Chevrolet Lacetti, Chevrolet Cobalt)|
|3-5||Minivan with a/c (Hyundai Grand Starex),
Minibus with a/c (Toyota Hiace, King Long, Joy Long)
Accommodation in Tashkent
|Budget option||Art Rakat, Orient Palace, Art House or similar|
|Standard option||Time Hotel, Old Tashkent, Sato Hotel, Grand Capital or similar|
|Comfort option||Porto Bello Hotel, Daniel Hill, Praga, Navruz or similar|
Accommodation in Samarkand
|Budget option||Samarkand Travel Inn, Samarabonu Hotel or similar|
|Standard option||Registon Saroy Hotel, Meros Boutique or similar|
|Comfort option||Gur Emir Palace, Emir Han, Platan or similar|
Hotel or hotel room upgrade is available by request
Private Tour Price
|Price per person in USD for 2023-2024|
|Number of people||Budget option||Standard option||Comfort option|
|6 and more||on request|
|Traveling with children||children under 5 - free of charge; children under 10 - half price|
|Price does not include||
NO HIDDEN FEES
|PARTIAL PREPAYMENT TO BOOK|
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