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The Heart of the Silk Road - 8 Days


Have you decided where to spend your vacation or your time leisure? Do feel a surge of positive emotions and vivid impressions? Would you like sacraments of the East, to take pleasure in its exquisite beauty?

All this in Uzbekistan!

Head as soon as possible and look forward to delightful Uzbekistan, the land of the sun. Sunny by the people inhabiting it friendly, emotions and a palm pressed to a heart.

Tour: The Heart of the Silk Road

Duration of the tour: 8 DAYS 7 NIGHTS
Season: All year.

Day 1
Arrival in Tashkent

Arrival in Tashkent. Meeting at airport and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

(The first day programm will be changed according to flights)

Day 2
Tashkent – Urgench – Khiva

Early breakfast at hotel.

05:30Check out from the hotel. Take a flight to Urgench at 06:50 by HY 1051(subject to change). Arrival in Urgench at 08:30. Upon arrival take city tour of Khiva. Visit Ichan Kala fortress (UNESCO HERITAGE )In Ichan-Qala fortress visit Kunya-Ark , Sayeed Alauddin Mausoleum, Arab-Mukhamadkhan Madrasah, Oq-Masjid Mosque

13:00 Lunch.

After lunch continue city tour: Madrasah of Hodjan Berdi-biya, Shirgazikhan, Abdullakhan, Juma Mosque, Allakulikhan Madrasah, Tosh-Khovli Palace, Pakhlavan Makhmud Mausoleum, Minaret of Islom-Khoja.

17:00 Check in.

Free time for rest.

19:00 Dinner with national folk.

Overnight at hotel.

Day 3
Khiva– Bukhara

Breakfast at hotel . Transfer to Bukhara at 09:00 (500km 7-8 hours by car/bus ). Having a picnic (suggested to take a lunch boxes ) on Kyzyl-Kum dessert. Arrival to Bukhara at 17:00, check in and free time for rest.

19:00 Dinner.

Overnight at the hotel.

Day 4

Breakfast at hotel.

09:00 Start a city tour of Bukhara. Visit: the Mausoleum of Samani dynasty, Chashma-Ayub, Ark Fortress, Kalon Ensemble, Miri-Arab Madrasah

13:00 Lunch in local restaurant

After lunch continue City tour: Ulugbek and Abdulazizkhan Madrasah, Magoki-Attori Mosque, trade domes, Lyabi Khauz complex, Chor-Minor.

19:00 Dinner and national show at Nodir Devan Begi Madrasah.

Overnight at the hotel.

Day 5
Bukhara – Samarkand

Breakfast at hotel.

9:00 Transfer to Samarkand by bus/car (280 km 4-5 hours). On the way visit Bokhavuddin Naqshbandi Mousaleum and Sitorai Mokhi Khosa – summer residence of Bukhara’s last emir, continue on the way stopping at Caravan sarai Rabat at-Malik .

15:00 Arrival to Samarkand, check in to hotel free time.

19:00 Dinner in local restaurant.

Overnight at hotel.

Day 6

Breakfast at hotel.

9:00 City tour of Samarkand visit: Guri Emir Complex, Registan Square, Bhibi Khanyum Mosque, Siyab Bazzar.

13:00 Lunch in local restaurant

After lunch continue City tour: Necropolis of Shakhi Zinda, Afrosiyob museum , Khoni Ghill village – to explore the traditional Samarkand paper. Visit Tomb of Saint Daniel. Transfer back to hotel.

19:00 Dinner in local restaurant.

Overnight at hotel.

Day 7
Samarkand – Tashkent

Early breakfast at hotel.(or lunch boxes)

05:30 Check out from hotel

Take a bullet train “Afrosiyob” to Tashkent at 06:30.

08:50 Arrival to Tashkent.

Start city tour: Visit Old City part of Tashkent with Khast-Imom Complex where the world famous Quran of Caliph Uthman – Ottoman has been preserved. In Khast-Imom visit Madrasah of Barak-Khan, Tilla-Sheikh Mosque,Mausoleum of the Saint Abu Bakr Kaffal Shashi and the Islamic Institute of Imam al-Bukhari. Explore Chor-Su Bazaar.

13:00 Lunch in local restaurant

Then take a ride on Tashkent Metro to city center with Amir Temur Square, Catholic Church, museum of applied arts, visit and shopping in gallery art.

17:30 Check in to hotel. Free time for rest.

19:00 Dinner in local restaurant.

Overnight at hotel.

Day 8
Tashkent – departure

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

Tour including services:

  • 1. Accommodation on Double/Twin Sharing basis.
  • 2. Complimentary Bottles of Mineral water as per specified;
  • 3. (1 0.5 bottle mineral water per person per day )
  • 4. Meals on full Board basis:
  • - 06 Buffet breakfasts at your hotel;
  • - 06 Lunch and 06 dinner at local restaurant with traditional food.
  • 5. Services of Professional English/Italian speaking tour guide;
  • 6. All Sightseeing as per above tour itinerary;
  • 7. All transfers as per itinerary by car /minivan/AC Luxury Coach;
  • 8. One FOC for tour leader for 10+ groups .
  • 9. Per night tourist fee tax
  • 10. All applicable taxes

Tour excluding services :

  • 1. Charges in hotels for additional services;
  • 2. Domestic air ticket Tashkent – Urgench (70$)
  • 3. Consular fees for Uzbekistan visa;
  • 4. Photography and video making fees at the sites;
  • 5. Personal insurance;
  • 6. International air tickets;
  • 7. Tips and gratuities;
  • Any services not included in the above itinerary;

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