Historical places of Uzbekistan

  • routes: Tashkent Urgench Khiva Bukhara Shahrisabz Samarkand
  • duration: 8 Days

Overview


Day 1. Arrival in Tashkent. Meeting at the airport and transfer to the hotel. Dinner. Overnight in Tashkent.

Day 2. Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for morning flight HY to Urgench city. Arrival in Urgench. Transfer to Khiva city (35 km).Settling down to a hotel. City tour - the architectural complex "Ichan-Kala" (12-19 centuries), the madrasah "Muhammad Amin Khan", the castle "Kunya-Ark" (16-17 centuries), the minaret "Kalta Minor", the palace "Tash- Hovli" (19th century), the mausoleum of "Pahlavan Mahmud" (14-18 centuries), the mosque "Juma" (10 century). Dinner. Overnight in Khiva.

Day 3. Transfer to the Bukhara city along the caravan route through the Kyzyl-Kum desert, (460 km, 6-7 hours). On the way, stop for lunch. Arrival in Bukhara. Settling down to a hotel. Dinner. Overnight in Bukhara.

Day 4. Breakfast. Tour: Lyabi Khovuz ensemble (14-17 centuries), Kalon minaret (12-14 centuries), Kalon mosque (15 century), Miri Arab madrasah. Dinner. Next destinations of the city tour: Ark Fortress, Samanid Mausoleum (9-10th centuries), Chashma Ayub, Bolo-Khauz Mosque (early 20th century), Bazaar. A trip outside the city, a visit to the mausoleum of Bahoutdin Naqshbandi (16-19 centuries), the graves of his mother and successors (14th century), the summer residence of the emir "Sitorai Mohi-Khosa" (19th century), the ancient burial "Chor-Bakr" ( 10 c.), Dinner. Overnight in Bukhara.

Day 5. Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Shakhrisabz (290 km, 5 hours). Dinner. City tour: visit to the Jahongir mausoleum, the Dor-Us Saodat memorial complex, the ruins of the Ak-Saray palace (14-15 centuries), the Dor-ut Tilavat ensemble with the Kok-Gumbaz mosque (15th century) and the tomb of Father Timur. Transfer to Samarkand (170 km, 3 hours). Dinner. Overnight in Samarkand.

Day 6. Breakfast at the hotel. City tour: Ulugbek Observatory, reviewing things found during excavations and museum of the ancient settlement "Afrosiab", the architectural complex "Shahi-Zinda" (11-15 centuries), the mausoleum of "Guri Emir" - the tomb of Timur (14-15 centuries). Dinner. Next destinations of the city excursion program: Bibi-Khanum Mosque, Siab Bazaar, Registan Square: Ulugbek Madrasah (15th century), Sher-Dor Madrasah (17th century), Tilla-Kori Madrasah ( 17th c.), Dinner followed by a folklore concert. Overnight in Samarkand.

Day 7. Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Tashkent (350 km, 5 hours). Settling down to a hotel and having lunch. City tour: Barak-Khan madrasah, Kaffal-Shashi mausoleum (15th century), Kukeldash madrasah (16th century), Juma mosque (9th century), Museum of Uzbekistan history. Dinner. Overnight in Tashkent.

Day 8. Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for the next flight (in accordance with the schedule).