Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 08
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 10 days
Day 1: Your guide will meet you in Tashkent International Airport. If the hotel you have a time to rest. Your first day in Uzbekistan will start from a historical tour of Tashkent. During this tour you will learn a lot if interesting things about Uzbekistan.
Day 2: Your breakfast will be ready for 8 clock in the morning. Transfer to Samarkand (315 km, 5 hours) and hotel accommodation. City tour includes visit to the "Gur Emir mausoleum" - Tamerlan grave built for Temur's grandson Muhammad-Sultan and tombs of three other Timurids (14-15 C.) - Sons of Temur - Miranshah and Shahruh and his grandson Ulugbek. This tour is full of interesting information to learn. You can create a wonderful lunch in a traditional Uzbek restaurant. A traditional dinner will be given at 8 clock in the evening. Overnight in the capital of Timur Empire. They will stay in a local hotel for a night.
Day 3: Breakfast 08.00 clock is served. These days you will visit during the tour: Siab Bazar, try the best Samarkand bread and fruits, excavations and museum of the ancient city Afrosiab. During this tour you will learn a lot if interesting things about Uzbekistan. A good lunch at a local Uzbek restaurant. Free time to spend at leisure. Dinner is in a wonderful restaurant at 8 clock night served in one of the oldest cities in the world. Spend your night in a hotel.
Day 4: Your breakfast will be ready for 8 clock in the morning. Tour is to Shakhrisabz - a unique monument of urban design and architecture (90 km, 1.5 hours). You can create a wonderful lunch in a traditional Uzbek restaurant. You will never forget this trip. Shakhrisabz Tour: - (. 14-15 c) Ruins of the "Ak-Saray Palace" Tamerlane summer residence that shocked the imagination of his contemporaries, "Jahongir mausoleum" - mausoleum of Tamerlane's oldest and most famous son. A traditional dinner will be given at 8 clock in the evening. Late afternoon arrival in Bukhara and accommodation at the hotel. They will stay in a local hotel for a night.
Day 5: Breakfast 08.00 clock is served. City tour: mausoleum of the Samanids - the oldest brick building in Central Asia, a masterpiece of architecture in the world, mausoleum Chashma Ayub, the (14th c) the estimated "places of trace" left by saints belongs (9-10 c.). A good lunch at a local Uzbek restaurant. Legend has it that once the bible prophet Job (Ayub) visited this place. These days will be memorable. Then you will have a tour to the museums of Imam Al Bukhari and "The Museum of Water". "Bolo-Houz Mosque" - the only monument of medieval Bukhara (early 20th century), Ark - the center of Bukhara statehood (4th century BC), silk carpet shops, complex "Poi Kalon" (" Under the Great "):" Kalyan Minaret "- the main symbol of sacred Bukhara that symbolized the authority and power of spiritual governors. Dinner at a wonderful restaurant is served by 8 clock will spend your night in a hotel.
Day 6: Your breakfast will be ready for 8 clock in the morning. Tour outside the city: Emir Summer Residence "Sitorai Mokhi-Khosa" (19th century), memorial cemeteries "Chor Bakr" (10th century), the Bakhouddin Nakshbandi mausoleum and to visit the graves (16-19 C). his mother and his teacher (14th century). You can create a wonderful lunch in a traditional Uzbek restaurant. Tour to Bukhara. A traditional dinner will be given at 8 clock in the evening. Free time to rest and walk through the old streets of Bukhara. You will never forget this trip. They will stay in a local hotel for a night.
Day 7: Breakfast 08.00 clock is served. Transfer Tour to Khiva on the Kizil-Kum desert along Caravan road (480 km, 5-7 hours). Arrival to Khiva - the only "outdoor museum" in Central Asia, fully preserved to the present day. A good lunch at a local Uzbek restaurant. This tour is full of interesting information to learn. Accommodation is in a hotel inside or nearby "Ichan-Qala" - the historical center of Khiva, which has inscribed on the UNESCO list of world cultural heritage. Dinner will be served at a wonderful restaurant 20.00 clock free time. Spend your night in a hotel.
Day 8: Your breakfast will be ready for 8 clock in the morning. Done sightseeing tour to the architectural complex. Ensemble consists of the smallest Medressa in Khiva and a minaret, the upper deck has a height of 45 meters and is the highest vantage point in the city. You can create a wonderful lunch in a traditional Uzbek restaurant. In the afternoon, a tour to Ayazkala campsite over the Amu Daria pontoon bridge and Tuprakkala old fortress (2-3. Cc). These days will be memorable. Tour will be walking around the Ayazkala continued. A traditional dinner will be given at 8 clock in the evening. They will stay in a local hotel for a night.
Day 9: Breakfast is served at 08.00 clock. In the morning, learn to ride camels. Tour is to Ayazkul Lake. Fishing, swimming and boating. A good lunch at a local Uzbek restaurant. Back to the yurts. Dinner will be served at a nice restaurant at 8 clock tour to transfer to the airport. (80 km, 1.5 hrs) for evening flight HY 1058 in Tashkent at 21:10 clock Urgench During this tour you will learn a lot if interesting things about Uzbekistan. Arrival in Tashkent at 23:15 clock and hotel accommodation. Spend your night in a hotel.
Day 10: Your guide will take you back to the airport.
Uzbekistan tours and trips
Uzbekistan tours and trips 01
Uzbekistan tours and trips 02
Uzbekistan tours and trips 03
Uzbekistan tours and trips 04
Uzbekistan tours and trips 05
Uzbekistan tours and trips 06
Uzbekistan tours and trips 07
Uzbekistan tours and trips 08
Uzbekistan tours and trips 09
Uzbekistan tours and trips 10
Uzbekistan tours and trips 11
Uzbekistan tours and trips 12
Uzbekistan tours and trips 13
Uzbekistan tours and trips 14
8 - For centuries, from East to West and from West to East they carried out a large amount of raw materials and goods: bronze, porcelain, wool, cobalt. In addition, the Silk Road served as a channel for the dissemination of ideas, technology, art and religion, promoting the mutual enrichment of cultures and the formation of a common heritage of mankind.
The main route of the Silk Road went through China along the Gan Su corridor, then through the Tarima pool, and the highlands of the Pamir and Tien Shan ranges in Central Asia, Afghanistan, Iran, the eastern shore of the Mediterranean, and even more on top of commercial centers the Middle East, countries of the Silk Road, and Europe.
The Great Silk Road served as the first route from China to the capital of the Roman Empire in the 2nd Century BC. It was about seven thousand kilometers long. The most valuable commodity was imported from China silk, which is an obvious explanation as to why this whole transcontinental trade route was named The Silk Road.
The Great Silk Road is, in fact, a network of routes that played a very important role in the lives of many people in Eurasia. It was an important artery in ancient and medieval times, a source of goods, information, and the starting point of many conflicts and wars. Along this route came into existence, and then into disrepair, many nations and cultures, great powers, shopping centers and many major cities of the former empires in the world. Commercial centers and capitals of these kingdoms emerged and flourished fame, and then fell and fell.
The Great Silk Road is one of the most important achievements in the history of world civilization. The widespread network of caravan ways crossed Europe and Asia from China to the Mediterranean and was used in ancient times as an important means of business and cultural exchange between East and West. The longest part of the Silk Road was in the area of Central Asia and Kazakhstan. Caravans laden with silk from China, spices and precious stones from India, silver goods from Iran, Byzantine clothes, Turkish slaves Afrasiabian ceramics, and many other goods through the Kara-Kum Kum and Kyzyl-deserts, the boundless steppes of Sary moved-Arka , passed over the ridges of the Pamir and Tien Shan, the Altai Mountains and the Karatau, crossed the river Murghab, Amu Darya and Syr Darya.
On the road of the caravans were rich settlements and towns - Merv (Turkmenistan), Bukhara, Samarkand, Khiva and Urgench (Uzbekistan); Otrar, Taras and Chimkent (Kazakhstan); Dgul, Suyab, Novokent, Balasagun, Borskon, Tash-Rabat, Uzgen and Osh (Kyrgyzstan).