Duration: 9 days / 8 nights | Destination: Uzbekistan
Flight to Tashkent.
Arrival in Tashkent. Hotel accommodation.
Breakfast at the hotel.
Sightseeing tour around Tashkent.
Tashkent is the capital of Uzbekistan. It is one of the largest cities in Central Asia. About 2 million inhabitants live here. Today you will have a tour of ancient Tashkent, which is located around the metro station "Chorsu". At this station there is a bazaar "Chorsu" (from the "four roads"), which is full of sweet fruits and eastern spices. Nearby there are some historical monuments, among them the Kokand khan of the Sheibanid dynasty built the Madrassah of Barak Khan in the first half of the 16th century. Further, you will visit the People's Friendship Square (1983) - the most beautiful square in the city.
Continuation of sightseeing in Tashkent: Khazrati Imam Mosque, Koranic Manuscript. The Minor Mosque and others.
Dinner at the local restaurant.
Breakfast. Departure with the high-speed train Afrossiab train to Samarkand.
Arrival in Samarkand, Hotel accommodation Sightseeing tour in Samarkand: Registan Square, Guri-Emir Mausoleum, Ulugbek Observatory, Museum of History Afrosiyob.
Dinner at the local restaurant.
Continuation of the excursion around Samarkand:
Sightseeing of Samarkand: ensemble "Shokhi Zinda", Bibi-Khanum Mosque, Siab Bazaar (oriental and colorful bazar of Samarkand).
Visiting the Samarkand Winery named after M.A. Khovrenko
At the Samarkand winery. Professor M.A. Khovrenko, at a plant where people are engaged in creative work, constantly creating new wines, they are not accidentally attached great importance. This is about them in due time the writer Peter Pavlenko said: "The science of creating rare wines is an art, and the people who mastered this skill are, of course, poets." 16 thousand tons of grapes per year is recycled this plant. Tasting of collection wines at the winery. Khovrenko, where after a traditional excursion to the museum of the oldest winery, guests are expected to have 10 traditional glasses "in increasing order", from soft wine to balm.
Dinner at the restraunt.
Transfert to Shakhrisabz. Excursion around the city: portal of the Ak Saray Palace (14-15th c); the mausoleum of Jahongir (14-15 centuries); mosque Kok Gumbaz (16th century). Lunch at the local guesthouse.
Departure to Bukhara. Arrival. Accommodation at the hotel
Walking around the old town.
Dinner at the restaurant near Labi House.
Bukhara - a city of poetry and fairy tales - lies in an oasis in the middle of the Kyzyl-Kum desert. It is one of the oldest cities in the world, the history of which is more than 2500 years. Over the centuries the city has experienced an era of prosperity and decline. Today Bukhara is one of the most important industrial and economic centers, one of the most important cities in Central Asia. As a trading city, Bukhara exists 2000 years and more than 1000 years is the metropolis of skillful architecture.
The excursion to the Madrassah of Abdulazizkhon (1652) surpasses the Madrassah of Ulugbek by scale and wealth. The mosque of Magoki Attori (10 / 12-16th centuries) is built on the same place where pre-Islamic times were the Zoroastrian temple, the direct symbol of Bukhara standing in the center of the city The Kalyan Minaret, whose height is 46.6 m, the citadel of Ark (built in the 1st and 4th centuries), the mausoleum of Chashma Ayub (1380-1384/85) - the mausoleum with many domes of the mausoleum of Ismail Samani (10th c.) Is the family tomb of the Samanids, the Bolo-Hauz Mosque (1712) - a complex of special harmony and beauty will impress you, undoubtedly permanently.
At lunch, master class to cooking of national dishes palov and tasting (disclosure of the secrets of cooking Uzbek plov).
Continuation of the tour of Bukhara. Dinner. Overnight at the hotel.
Excursion outside the city: Architectural complex Bakhouddin Naqshbandi, summer palace of Emirs Sitorai Mohi Hossa, Chor Bakr complex.
Lunch at the restaurant. Free time.
Transfer to the airport and evening flight to Tashkent (according schedule of 2019)
Transfer to the hotel. Dinner.
Transfer to the rail station and departure with a train to Kokand in 08: 05/11: 55 (according schedule of 2019) Arrival. Visiting the palace of the last Khan of Kokand Khoudayorkhan, which dates back to the end of the nineteenth century, the Nurbutayev Madrasah of the seventeenth century, the Djamiy Mosque is the largest mosque in the city since the nineteenth century.
Lunch at the restaurant.
Then a trip to Rishtan- city of pottery.
Visit the ceramic workshop.
Arrival to Fergana.
Accommodation in the hotel Club hotel 777 or similar.
Dinner at the local restaurant.
Transfer to Margilan. Visit to the “Yodgorlik factory”. You can see all the stages of the development of silk. Visit to the Margilan Bazaar.
Transfer to Tashkent.
Arrival. Accommodation in hotel.
Dinner in the city.
Transfert to the international airport and flight to home country.
|Dates 2020||Prices||Registration status|
|Date at your convenience||$ 965 at the basis of 6 persons||Reservation|
|Date at your convenience||$ 905 at the basis of 8 persons||Reservation|
|Date at your convenience||$ 875 at the basis of 10 persons||Reservation|
|Date at your convenience||$ 840 at the basis of 12 persons||Reservation|
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In case of cancellation on your part (for any reason), more than 60 days of departure, the amount paid for the deposit will be refunded, except for a fixed amount of $ 100 per person.
From 60 days of departure, cancellation will lead to the following retention scale:
From 60 to 45 days: 25% of the cost of the trip
Between 44 and 25 days: 50% of the cost of the trip
From 24 to 15 days: 75% of the cost of the trip
From 14 to 7 days: 90% of the cost of the trip
Less than 7 days: 100% of the cost of the trip
Please note: in case of cancellation, we will notify you as soon as possible by e-mail or fax, as the date of receipt of cancellation will be given to calculate the refund.
Any trip, interrupted or shortened by the participant for any reason, does not give any compensation.
Cancellation can occur in circumstances that are imposed and are beyond our control (political unrest, security issue,). In these cases of cancellation, Shéhérazade Voyages will make the full refund of the amounts paid.
Welcome to Uzbekistan!