Jewels of Uzbekistan – 10 days Guaranteed Departure Tour for 2017

(Tashkent, Samarkand, Shakhrisabz, Bukhara, Khiva)

 Uzbekistan is cradle of culture for more than two millennia, it is the proud home to a spelllbinding arsenal of architecture and artefacts, all deeply infused with the raw, fascinating history of the country.

   This 10 days Uzbekistan travel covers visit to Jewels of Uzbekistan which are Samarkand and Bukhara, Shakhrisabz and Khiva. This is a classic tour to Uzbekistan is most popular tour package.

Tour price: $899

 

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Day 1 – Wednesday     …– Tashkent (Uzbekistan)

Arrival to Tashkent. Meet and greet by our professional guide.Transfer to hotel. Dinner at hotel restaurant. Overnight at hotel in Tashkent.

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Day 2 – Thursday        Tashkent (Uzbekistan)

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Breakfast at hotel. Full day sightseeing in Tashkent: visit the old part of the city – Khast Imam complex, Chorsu bazaar, Kukeldash madrasah (XVI c.).

 

 Lunch at local restaurant. In the afternoon visit Independence (Mustakillik) Square with governmental buildings, A. Navoi theatre square, Museum of Applied Arts. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel in Tashkent.(Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

Day 3 – Friday             Tashkent – Samarkand – 293 km (Uzbekistan)

Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Samarkand. En route stop at honey, cheese and apple bazaar. Lunch and dinner at local restaurants.

 Afternoon visit Afrosiyob Museum, Central bazaar in Samarkand, Paper Mills. Overnight at hotel in Samarkand.

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 Day 4 – Saturday                  Samarkand (Uzbekistan)

Breakfast at hotel. Sightseeing tour of Samarkand: visit Registan Square which is centerpiece of Central Asia, Gur Emir Mausoleum, Ulugbek’s Observatory, Shakhi-Zinda Necropolis, Bibi-Khanum  Mosque.
 Master class of preparing most popular dish of Uzbeks- Plov at local family. Overnight at hotel in Samarkand.
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 Day 5 –Sunday Samarkand – Shakhrisabz –Bukhara – 380 km         

Breakfast at hotel. In the morning depart Samarkand and drive to Bukhara via Shakhrisabz. Arrival to Shakhrisabz: visit remains of Ak-Saray Palace, Kok-Gumbaz Mosque, KhazratiImom Ensemble.

Lunch at local family. After sightseeing in Shakhrisabz, continue driving to Bukhara. Arrival to Bukhara, check in to the hotel. Dinner followed by show  of national dance and costumes in Nodir Devon Begi Madrassah.. Overnight at hotel in Bukhara.

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Day 6 – Monday          Bukhara (Uzbekistan)

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Breakfast at hotel. Full day sightseeing tour in Bukhara: visit Samanid dynasty mausoleum, Arc Fortress, Kalon ensemble, madrasah Miri-Arab, Magoki-Attori mosque, Chashma-Ayub, Madrasah Ulugbek and Abdulazizkhan, Kosh madrasah, trade domes, LyabiHauz complex, madrasah Chor-Minor.

Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel in Bukhara.

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Day 7 – Tuesday Bukhara (Uzbekistan)

Breakfast at hotel. Continue sightseeing of Bukhara. Excursion to Bukhara Emir’s summer palace Sitora-i-Mokhikhosa. Lunch at local restaurant.In afternoon excursion to Gijduvan – famous pottery house. In the afternoon you will attend a master class of baking Uzbek Bread in clay oven. Dinner. Overnight at hotel in Bukhara.
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Day 8 – Wednesday           Bukhara–Khiva 460 km (Uzbekistan)

Breakfast at hotel. In the morning depart Bukhara and drive to Khiva. En-route lunch at café. Enjoy panoramic view of Oxus.

 

Upon arrival to Khiva accommodation at the hotel. After short rest, walking tour around Ichan Kala. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel in Khiva.

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Day 9 – Thursday          Khiva – Urgench  – Tashkent – 1149 km (Uzbekistan)

Full day sightseeing of Khiva: visit Ichan Qala fortress - a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where monuments AllakulikhanMadrassah, Muhammad Amin Khan, Kalta Minor, Pakhlavan Mahmud Mausoleum, IslomKhoja Minaret, Juma Mosque, Toshhovli and etc..

After dinner transfer to the airport in Urgench for flight to Tashkent by HY 1058 08:40/10:10 PM hrs. Arrival to Tashkent, transfer to the hotel. Overnight at hotel in Tashkent.

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Day 10 – Friday            Tashkent (Uzbekistan)

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Tour price:   $899 per person on TWN 

Group size: Minimum 2 persons- Maximum 12 persons

Single supplement*: $148

*Single supplement ( Extra charge which will be applied against those who stay in SGL room)

Hotels of the holiday:

Tashkent (3 nights)

Shodlik Palace 4* or similar

Samarkand (2 nights)

Asia Samarkand 4* or similar

Bukhara(3 nights)

Amulet boutique hotel  or similar

Khiva (1 night)

Malika Khiva or similar

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Tour price includes:

Letter of Invitation

Hotel Accommodation (double room sharing)

Half Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch)*

Bottled water (1 lt per person per day)

All Land Transfers with A/C

Internal Flights (Urgench – Tashkent)

Accompany of guide/escort

Guided sightseeing

Entrance Fees

Master class of baking bread and master class of preparing plov

Map of Uzbekistan and reading material

Show program in Tashkent “Belly Dancers”

Souvenir from company

Show program in Bukhara “NDB”

*Breakfast at the hotel. Lunch/dinner consists of 1 soup, 1 hot meal, 1 salad, water, bread, desert, tea /coffee.

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Price excludes:

Tips in hotels, to the guides and driver

Any extra expenses in hotels

Video and photo camera charges

 

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Holiday begins

Holiday ends

April 12, 2017

April 21, 2017

May 3, 2017

May 12, 2017

September 20, 2017

September 29, 2017

October 11, 2017

October 20, 2017


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By Dilshod Eshmurodov