Classic Tour in Uzbekistan

Classic Tour 6 days - Great Silk Road
Classic Tour with Silk-way.uz

The most popular tour around Uzbekistan - the crossroad of The Great Silk Road, the land of the ancient culture and the great historical values. More than 4000 architectural and archaeological monuments located in the territory of Uzbekistan, and four of them are listed in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Many of its historical spots have centuries and millenniums. Tashkent, Khiva, Bukhara, Shahrisabz, Samarkand - these are five of the main ten cities of the ancient and always young land of Moveraunnahr ("The country between two rivers"). 

In the deep old times these cities were a part of large state entities and were significant places of caravan's trade along The Great Silk Road, bright spots of the development for various arts and crafts, the high level town-planning, science and the culture.

  • Meeting on arrival and transfer to pre-booked hotel. Full day sightseeing tour in Tashkent, during which, you will see the old and new parts of our capital. First half of a day includes excursion to Hast-Imam architectural complex, where you can see famous Koran of Caliph Osman – VIII century manuscript Koran. Then proceed to Chorsu Bazaar, which was very famous on the Great Silk Road and Kukeldash Madrassah constructed in XIX century. After lunch the second half of excursion starts: here you will see - Independence and Amir Temur Squares, Museums of Applied Arts and Amir Temur, Tashkent Metro, Opera and Ballet Theatre named after Alisher Navoi etc. When you will finish the excursion, drive to local airport to catch a flight to Urgench city. Upon arrival at Urgench airport you will be picked up by the driver and transferred to Khiva to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

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  • Khiva is one of the pearls of Uzbekistan like Samarkand and Bukhara, which consists of two parts: Ichan Kala (internal city, which is fenced with walls) and Dishan Kala (outer city). You will have full day sightseeing in the city. You will visit: Kukhna-Ark, Madrasah of Mukhammad Aminkhan (1851—1855), Madrasah of Muhammad-Rakhimkhan (1871), the mausoleum of Said Alauddin (1825-1842), Djuma (Friday) Mosque, Shergazikhan Madrasah (1719-1726), Architectural complex of Pahlavan Makhmud (1910), Minaret of Islamkhoja (1910), Ak-Mosque (1938-1842), Baths of Anushakhan (1657), Architectural monument at Palvan-darvaza (1806), Caravanserai and Madrasah of Allakulikhan (1834-1835), Tash-hauli palace (1831—1841). Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.

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  • Early morning breakfast at hotel. Then the driver will pick you up and will bring to Urgench airport to catch a flight to Bukhara. Meeting and assistance upon arrival. Later we will start full-day sightseeing tour in Bukhara. Visit Lyabi Khauz Ensemble which consists of Khanaka (17th c.), Nodir Devon Begi (17th c.), and Kukeldash madrassahs  (16th c.), Magoki Attari mosque (12 – 16th cc.), (16th c.), Toki Zargaron, Toki Sarrafon and Toki-Telpak Furushon trading domes, Poi-Kalon architectural complex which includes famous Kalon minaret (1127) and Kalon mosque (16th c.), Abdullazizkhan madrassah (17th c.), Miri Arab madrassah (16th c.) and Ulugbek madrassah (15th c.). Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.

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  • Today after breakfast at hotel you will continue you trip around Bukhara. You will see the Ark fortress (1st c. BC – 19th c.), Bolo-Hauz complex (18 – 20th cc.), Ismail Samanid Mausoleum (end of 9th – beginning of 10th cc.), Chashma-Ayub mausoleum (12 – 16th cc.), Chor-Minor Madrasah (1807). Lunch will be at local restaurant. Then you will be transferred to Bukhara railway station to get on the express train “Afrosiyob” to Samarkand. Upon arrival at Samarkand railway station you will be met and transferred to hotel and after check in you will have a dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in hotel.

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  • Today you will have full day excursion around Samarkand. The first monument is the heart of Samarkand Registan ensemble which consists of three madrasahs – Sher-Dor, Mirzo Ulugbek and Tilla Kori. Later visit famous Gur-Emir mausoleum – the family tomb of great conqueror Tamerlane.

    After lunch you will continue excursion around Samarkand: you will visit Bibi-Khanym  Mosque – this monument was built by Tamerlane for his wife, Shakhi-Zinda necropolis  - here is buried the cousin of prophet Kussam Ibn Abbas, who is one of the outstanding persons among all, which are buried in Shakhi Zinda. Later proceed to the railway station to get on the express train “Afrosiyob” to Tashkent. Upon arrival you will have a dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.

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  • After breakfast at hotel check out and transfer to the International Airport to catch a flight home.

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