Uzbek Tour 6
Uzbek Tour 6
Duration of tour: 7 days
Highlights: Tashkent - Bukhara - Samarkand - Chimgan Mountains - Tashkent
Day 1: Tashkent
Our team is glad to see you choosing Uzbek Tour 6. Being met at the airport, you will be transferred to the city tour. Visit the Independence square dedicated to the victory over fascism in World War II. On the way you will find a local Broadway located near Independence square and Amir Timur square. Then you will walk to the famous Tashkent metro where the first line was opened in 1977. The tour will be continued to Chorsu Bazaar, Kukaldash Madrasah and Hast Imam complex of several madrasahs, mosques and mausoleum. There is no tour in Uzbekistan without visiting the Othman Quran which is the world's oldest Quran copy appeared in the 8th century. Quran was a part of Othman Ibn Affan, the Third Caliph who was the four righteous Caliphs who thrived the prophet Muhammad. Othman was killed in the 8th century. Night is in a hotel.
Day 2: Tashkent - Bukhara
In the morning we will have flight to Bukhara. Today you will have a full day city tour in this attractive city. Visit the most ancient citadel in Bukhara of the 4th century named Citadel Ark which was as a palace for several dynasties of Bukhara Empire. Later on, you will walk to Samanids mausoleum belonging in the 9th -10th century. Afterwards we will travel to Chashma Ayub, meaning Job's well and Bolo Hauz mosque. It has the mosque of forty columns built in honor of Bukhara governor Abu Fayud Khan. On the way you will find shopping domes and visit one of the most famous madrasahs of Bukhara as Nodir Divan Begi belonging to the Lyabi House Ensemble. The tour will end by visiting the Poi Kalon complex. It has three structures built in the 12th - 16th centuries: Kalon minaret, Kalon mosque and Mir Arab Madrasah. Overnight is in a hotel.
Day 3: Bukhara
We are happy to organize the next day of sightseeing Bukhara. We would like you to visit Bahauddin Naqshbandi complex. It is located few kilometers from Bukhara belonging to the memorial complex of famous Sufi Leader and Philosopher who was one of the Muslim pilgrimage places for all people of Islamic world. Sheikh Bakhauddin Nakshbandi was one of the unworldly masters of Amir Timur. On tours travelers will have an opportunity to see a complex including mosques of Kushbegi and Muzafarohana, courtyard with pool, madrasah, and burial vault of Bukhara rulers and Dakhma on the tomb of Saint Bakhauddin Nakshbandi. The tour will be continued visiting the countryside residence of Bukhara Emirs called Sitorai Mohi Hosa complex. Emir gave the name to the palace on behalf of his wife who died young "Star - like and moon- like Palace". Then we will drive to Sumiton village to see the Chor Bakr memorial complex, called "the town of the dead". On arrival, you will find the four sides of the earth and infers that all people are equal. It was built during the Samanids supremacy until the 16th century. Transfer to a hotel for rest.
Day 4: Bukhara - Samarkand
In the morning, we will have a train to Samarkand. This amazing city is situated in the valley of the river Zerafshan and considered to be the second largest city of Uzbekistan as Babylon or Rome. Today you will have a guided tour and visit impressive places as Registan square, Shakhi Zindeh, Mausoleum Guri Emir and Bibi Khanum Mosque. Registan Square must be visited by travelers on tours where they can admire three charming Madrasahs of the 15-17th centuries. Shakhi Zindeh signifies a big collection of mausoleums of the 11th-15 centuries. Later on it became a part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Bibi Khanum Mosque is dedicated to the favorite Tamerlane's wife. Overnight is at a hotel.
Day 5: Samarkand - Tashkent
You will continue the tour in Samarkand city. Visit Ulughbek observatory, built in 15th century by Ulughbek. Today it is one of the most famous Samarkand rulers and scientists. Ulughbek created in 1437 the "Zidji Guragoni" catalog, which included information about 1018 celestial bodies. Later on, he was killed by order of his own son. The tour will be continued visiting the local Broadway bordered by souvenir shops, teahouses, sweets, workshops and other places. Then visit national bazaar Siab, oriental bazaar and find Uzbek traditional handmade products and local sweets. In the second part of day is transfer to Tashkent is by train. Night is in a hotel.
Day 6: Tashkent - Chimgan Mountains - Tashkent
Today we will transfer to Chimgan Mountains. When we arrive, will have a chair lift to get the top to see Beldersay peak. It is 30 min one-way. Travelers will be impressed by impressive nature and take a lot of photos on tours. We are sure it will not leave you indifferent. You will stop over at Charvak shore beach for free time and own water activities (as per season). Charvak is a non-natural lake. There are many people in Uzbekistan come here for rest and holidays. We will return to Tashkent. Transfer to a hotel for rest.
Day 7: Tashkent - Flight
Transfer to airport. Uzbek Tour 6 is completed. Have a safe flight!
02 pax - Sedan
04-06 pax - Minivan
08-10 pax - Minibus
Price per person:
02 pax - 675 $
04 pax - 525 $
06 pax - 485 $
08 pax - 460 $
10 pax - 425 $
Single - 80 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 55 $
*Half board - 55 $
*Full board - 95 $
*Entrance fees - 55 $ available with escort guide only
UZ - local 220 $ or escort 380 $ per group
Flight Tashkent-Bukhara - from 60 $ per person
Tashkent - "Tourist Inn" Hotel 3*
Bukhara - "Old City" Hotel 3*
Samarkand - "Ideal" Hotel 3*
- Mineral water during the tour
- Train tickets Bukhara-Samarkand and Samarkand-Tashkent
Service does not include:
- Full board
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide
- Entrances to all museums