Legends of the Great Silk Road (10 days / 9 nights)
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Tashkent – Urgench – Khiva – Bukhara – Nurata – Sarmish – Aydarkul Lake – Samarkand –
Shakhrisabz – Samarkand –Tashkent
10 days / 9 nights
Day 1 – Tashkent
Welcome to Tashkent. Our guide will pick up you from Tashkent International Airport to hotel, where you will have breakfast and sometime to relax. After lunch, our excursion program over Tashkent will start (the list of places: Kaffal Shashi Mausoleum (14 cc. ), Khazrat Imam Architectural Complex (16 cc. ), Barak-Khan Madraseh (16 cc. ), Juma Mosque (19 cc. ), Kukeldash medresseh (14 cc), Chor Su bazaar. Amir Temur square and museum). After dinner, you will have overnight in Tashkent.
Day 2 - Tashkent – Urgench – Khiva.
The day will start with early breakfast in hotel, then you will be transferred to Tashkent domestic airport. There you will flight to Urgench. When you will arrive to Urgench, our guide will drive you to Khiva (25 km), where you will be accommodated at hotel first and the rest of the day, you will spend for very rich Excursion program over Khiva, this city dates so long back to ancient times that only a few civilizations can equal to its age. You will see palaces with the rich mosaic, unique beautiful minarets, madrasahs and mosques such as “Museum under the open sky", Tosh-Khowli Palace (Harem) (1830-1836), Kunya Ark Fortress (1868-1888), Kalta-Minor Minaret (1855), Walls of Ichan-Kala (XVIII XIX), Palvan-Darvaza Gate (XIX). Architectural complex of Ichan-Kala is a mini town and excursion is held inside of Ichan-Kala by walk). After lunch, we will continue of excursion program. the program will be until dinner.
Day 3 - Khiva – Bukhara.
Breakfast will be in normal time at hotel, the biggest part of the day will be spent for driving to Bukhara (480 km) through Kyzil Kum desert. Lunch box on the way. When you will arrive to Bukhara, you will be dropped off to hotel. After dinner, you will have overnight in Bukhara.
Day 4 - Bukhara.
The day will start normally with Breakfast at hotel. Full day will be for excursion over Bukhara: Bolo Khouz ensemble, Chashma-Ayub ensemble Mausoleum (12-14 cc. ), Visiting Ark Ancient Fortress (1 cc. BC), Mausoleum of Samanids (9-10 cc. ), Kalyan Minaret (12 cc. ), Ulugbek's Madrasseh (15 cc. ), Taki Zargaron Dome Bazar (XVI), Lyabi-Khauz Mosque (XVI-XVII), Lyabi Khouse complex. Lunch. After lunch, you will visit summer resident of Emira Said Alim Khan “Sitorai Mokhi Hossa” (18 cc. ), Chor-Minor Medrese (1807), Complex of Nakshban diy. Dinner will be at medreseh of Nadir Divan Begi (by your request) and then
Overnight in Bukhara.
Day 5 -Bukhara – Aydarkul Lake
You will have a breakfast in hotel. Then, we will drive to Nurata through Gijduvan. When we come to Gijduvan, we will Visit Ceramic Studio and drive to Nurata Aydarkul (180 km). In Nurata, we will have excursion over Nurata: the Mosque of Brothers Khasan and Khusayn (15 - 17th c. ), Sheikh Khasan Nuri Madrasah, Namazgokha Mosque (16th c. ), ruins of ancient fortress. After it, we will go to Sarmish, where we will see the wall of paintings IV-III centuries BS and we will drive from Sarmish to Aydarkul Lake. When we come to Aydarku, we will be Accommodated in Yurts, where we will have a dinner and have time for overnight in Yurts.
Day 6 - Aydarkul Lake - Samarkand.
We will have a breakfast at hotel. This day, we will ride Camel and go to Aydarkul lake, where we will watch birds and fishing at the Aydarkul lake, be witness of scaling, cooking of delicious fish and enjoy fresh air. Enjoy with fresh cooked fish –lunch, after it, we will drive to Samarkand 200 km). when we will Arrive in Samarkand, we will be accommodated at hotel, where we will have a dinner. Overnight in Samarkand.
Day 7 - Samarkand.
This day will begin with Breakfast in hotel, the biggest part of the day will be for excursion over Samarkand and you will visit very famous places such as Registan Square which include: medresse Sherdor, medresse Tilla kori, medresse Ulugbek, Shakhi-Zinda Architectural Ensemble (14-15 cc. ). After lunch, there is continuation of program over Samarkand: Gur-Emir Mausoleum (14-15 cc. ), Bibi Khanum Mosque (14-15 cc. ), Observatory of Ulugbek and Oriental bazaar - Siyab. After dinner, you may visit Light show program in Registan square (by your request) or Overnight in Samarkand.
Day 8 - Samarkand – Shakhrisabz - Samarkand.
You will have a breakfast at hotel and pick up to Shakhrisabz (100 km). Where you will have Sightseeing tour over Shakhrisabz: Ak-Saray Palace (14-15 cc. ), Darus-Saodat, Dorut-Tillavat Complex (15-16 cc. ), Ulugbek's Gumbazi Seyidan Makbarat, Kok-Cumbaz Mosque (15 cc. ). After lunch, it will be continuation of program over Shakhrisabz. After it, you will be returned to Samarkand (100 km), where you will be accommodated with hotel. Then you will have Dinner and Overnight in Samarqand.
Day 9 - Samarkand – Tashkent.
After breakfast, you will be driven to Tashkent (350 km). There you will be dropped off at hotel. After lunch, the second sightseeing tour over Tashkent will start, you will visit Modern part of the city: Independence square, Tashkent underground, Opera and ballet theatre named by Alisher Navoiy (outside), Visit to oriental market Alay bazaar, Abul Kasim medresse (XVI). Dinner with show ballet program (by your request) and you will have a time to see night Tashkent.
Day 10 - Tashkent.
You will have breakfast at hotel and be transferred to Tashkent International airport to depart to home.
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Kaina: € 1000