Travel in Uzbekistan: Tour 2

 

Travel in Uzbekistan: Tour 2, Uzbekistan.

Travel in Uzbekistan: Tour 2
Destination:
Uzbekistan
Duration: 5 days
Places to visit: Tashkent - Urgench - Khiva - Bukhara - Samarkand - Tashkent


Day 1: Tashkent - Urgench - Khiva
It is pleasure to see travelers in Uzbekistan. On arrival, you will be met and transferred to a hotel. Then we will travel by flight to Urgench and transfer to Khiva. It is the oldest city of the country. Today you will have a city tour. Explore Ichan Qala which is the inner city in Khiva curved with strong walls. Travelers will have an idea to see old sound buildings, palaces, mosques, Madrasahs, Mausoleums, Minarets, Caravan Sarais and Bathhouses. It has more than 400 traditional houses and about 60 architectural monuments. In 1969 Ichan Qala became historical and architectural conservation place. The most pleasing sightseeing here is the Kunya Ark fortress of 17th century that was found by Muhammad Arang Khan, Kalta Minor minaret and Tash Khouvli palace, an exclusive sample of Khorezm architectural masterwork of 1830s. Night is in a hotel.

Day 2: Khiva - Bukhara
In the morning is transfer to Bukhara city. On tour travelers will have a chance to see 140 architectural monuments that are located in Bukhara and became a "town museum" of the middle Ages. Here you will see narrow streets, green parks and gardens, historical and architectural monuments of various epochs. On the way you will see the famous Kizilkum desert. On your route you can enjoy the beauty of Amu Darya River which is the deepest river in Central Asia that is formed by the fusion of the Panj and Vakhsh in Tajikistan. Amu Dary flows into Aral See. Overnight is in a hotel.

Day 3: Bukhara - Samarkand
Today is a city tour. It will start with visiting Citadel Ark of 4th century that used as a palace for several dynasties of Bukhara Empire. It is defined to be the oldest citadel in Bukhara. Your tour goes to Samanids mausoleum of 9th -10th century, it is the architecture's masterpiece. Chashma Ayub with the Job's well will be tour next destination. Travelers will see Bolo Hauz mosque that is famous as the mosque of forty columns founded to Bukhara governor Abu Fayud Khan. We will walk along shopping domes and visit one of the most famous madrasahs as Nodir Divan Begi. It is a part of Lyabi House Ensemble.The tour ends in Poi Kalon complex. It has three structures in 12th - 16th centuries as Kalon minaret, Kalon mosque and Mir Arab Madrasah. Evening transfer to Samarkand by train. Rest is in a hotel.

Day 4: Samarkand - Tashkent
In the morning you will have a city tour in the second largest city of Uzbekistan. It is located in the valley of the river Zerafshan. On this tour our guests will have a chance to visit Registan square, Shakhi Zindeh, Mausoleum Guri Emir and Bibi Khanum Mosque. Registan square will amaze everyone with three Madrasahs of 15-17th centuries. Shakhi Zindeh has a rich collection of 11th-15 centuries mausoleums and belongs to the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Bibi Khanum Mosque was built by the order of Tamerlan after his trip from India. Later on is transfer to Tashkent. Overnight is in a hotel.
Day 5: Tashkent - Departure
Transfer to Tashkent International Airport.


Transport:
02 pax - Sedan
04-06 pax - Minivan
08-10 pax - Minibus


Price per person:
02 pax - 655 $
04 pax - 475 $
06 pax - 410 $
08 pax - 395 $
10 pax - 365 $
Single - 55 $

Early check-in - 40 $
Single early check-in - 65 $

Half board - 45 $
Full board - 70 $

English speaking guide - 345 $ per group

Entrance fees in UZ* (with escort guide only) - 45 $ per person


Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Khiva - "Porso" Hotel 3*
Bukhara - "Old City" Hotel 3*
Samarkand - "Ideal" Hotel 3*
Tashkent - "Samir" Hotel 3*
- Train tickets Bukhara - Samarkand, Samarkand - Tashkent in economy class. Afrosiab fast trains are in first choice, if there are no tickets for fast train, we will change with normal trains.
- Mineral water during the tour

Service does not include:
- Visa
- Full board
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide
- Entrances to all museums
- Flight tickets Tashkent - Urgench