8 Days – Uzbekistan Classic
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Arrival in Tashkent. You will be met by the Representitive and transferred to the hotel. Free time. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Saturday – Urgench – Khiva.
At 9:00 in the morning meet with your group and guide at the lobby of the hotel. Start sightseeing Tashkent. Visit Old City part of Tashkent with Hast-Imam Complex and ChorSu bazaar, continue to the center of Tashkent with Amir Temur Square, Independence Square and Applied Arts Museum. At 16:40 transfer to Tashkent domestic airport for flight HY1057 at 18:40. Arrival in Urgench at 20:20. Transfer to the hotel in Khiva.
Day 3: Sunday Khiva – Urgench – Bukhara.
Check out the hotel after breakfast. At 9:00 guided sightseeing tour program in Khiva: Visit a UNESCO World Heritage site Ichan-Qala fortress. In Ichan-Qala fortress visit Kunya-Ark, Sayeed Alauddin Mausoleum, Arab-Mukhamadkhan Madrasah, Oq-Masjid Mosque, Madrasah of Hodjan Berdi-biya, Shirgazikhan, Abdullakhan, Juma Mosque, Allakulikhan Madrasah, Tosh-Khovli Palace, Pakhlavan Makhmud Mausoleum, Minaret of Islom-Khoja. Free time in the afternoon. At 19:10 transfer to Urgench airport for flight HY1058 to Bukhara at 21:10. Arrival in Bukhara at 22:10. Transfer to the hotel
Day 4: Monday – Bukhara.
In the morning start walking sightseeing tour in Bukhara. Visit the Mausoleum of Samani dynasty, Ark Fortress, Chashma-Ayub, Kalon Ensemble, Miri-Arab Madrasah, Magoki-Attori Mosque, Ulugbek and Abdulaziz Khan Madrasah, trade domes, Lyabi Hauz complex, Chor-Minor Madrasah. Dinner and national show at Nodir Devan Begi Madrasah.
Day 5: Tuesday – Bukhara – Samarkand.
Continue sightseeing tour with a guide. Drive out of the city to Sitorai Mokhi-Khosa the summer residence of Bukhara’s last emir. Head to Mausoleum of Bakhoutdin Naqshbandi and Chor Bakr necropolis. In the afternoon depart to Samarkand. Stop on the way at Caravanserai Rabat Malik dating back to 11th century. Arrive in Samarkand late in the afternoon, check in to hotel.
Day 6: Wednesday – Samarkand.
In the morning meet with your guide and driver at the lobby of the hotel. Start sightseeing program in Samarkand. Visit spectacular Registan Square, remains of Bibi Khahum mosque, Ulugbek observatory, Shakhi-Zinda Necropolis, central Samarkand bazaar and Gur Emir Mausoleum, authentic shrine of Tamerlane.
Day 7: Thursday – Samarkand – Tashkent.
Check-out from the hotel till noon. Continue sightseeing: visit Afrosiyob Museum and the Tomb of Saint Daniel. Then drive to Koni Ghil village to explore traditional way of making Samarkand paper from mulberry. Enjoy free time with car and driver at your disposal after sightseeing tour. At 16:00 transfer to railway station. Take the fast-speed Afrosiyob train departing to Tashkent at 17:00 (300 km). Scheduled arrival time is 19:10. Pick-up and transfer to hotel.
Day 8: Friday – Tashkent
Check-out from the hotel till noon. Transfer to the airport. End of the tour.