Silk Road Uzbekistan – 12 Days Tour with Ferghana valley
Book Silk Road Uzbekistan trip with local Tour Operator scheduled to start Every Tuesday during high tourist season of 2013 and experience your best holiday in Uzbekistan. 12 days tour program is tailored exclusively for you. It introduces with breathtaking Islamic architecture, interesting crafts, rich culture, ancient history, friendly hospitable people and you have free day in most of cities to explore the area independently.
- Fabulous towns of Khiva, Bukhara, Samarkand, capital city of Tashkent and Fergana Valley
- Private foreign speaking guides in each city
- Time for sightseeing tours and free time to explore the town independently
- Train Journeys for routes Bukhara-Samarkand, Samarkand-Tashkent
- Leisure time
- Time for shopping
- Transfer between hotel and airport/railway station
What is Included
- 2 nights stay in Khiva, 3 nights stay in Bukhara, 2 nights stay in Samarkand, 2 nights stay in Tashkent, 2 nights stay in Fergana
- Knowledgeable foreign speaking tour guide in each city
- Admission to all monuments as per itinerary
- Transportation services including all transfers and city tour
Tour does not include:
- All extra services, medical expenses, insurance and any other expenses of personal nature
Day 1 Tashkent – Urgench – Khiva
You will be picked up from your hotel lobby and transferred to Tashkent’s domestic airport for flight to Urgench. On arrival at Urgench airport you will be met with your name on the nameplate by driver and transferred to Khiva (30 km, 40 minutes drive). Overnight in Khiva.
Day 2 Khiva
Breakfast will be at hotel restaurant. At 09:00 am your expert, foreign speaking guide will meet you in the hotel lobby and start your personal Khiva tour visiting Ichan-Qala (the Inner Fortress), where you will see Muhammad Amin madrasah, unfinished Kalta Minar, Kunya Ark, Pahlavan Mahmud mausoleum, Islam Khoja complex and Friday mosque. Overnight in Khiva.
Day 3 Khiva – Bukhara
Breakfast will be at hotel restaurant. Drive to Bukhara through Kizilkum dessert. Overnight in Bukhara
Day 4 Bukhara
After breakfast your expert, foreign speaking guide will meet you in the hotel lobby and start tour of Bukhara including visit to Samani Mausoleum, Chashma-i Ayyub, Bolo Hauz mosque, the Ark Fortress, Poi Kalon Ensemble of Kalan Minaret, Kalan mosque and Mir Arab Madrasah, Trade domes and Lyabi Hauz. Your guide will recommend a good local restaurant for lunch in Bukhara and time permitting take you shopping of local handicrafts too. Overnight in Bukhara.
Day 5 Bukhara
Breakfast will be at hotel restaurant. Full day free at leisure to explore the area independently. Overnight in Bukhara.
Day 6 Bukhara-Samarkand
After early breakfast in the hotel, you will be picked up and transferred to Kagan Railway Station. Take a journey to Samarkand on ”Sharq” Express Train and arrive at Samarkand Railway Station, where you will be met with your name on the nameplate and transferred to your hotel. Free time to explore the area independently. Overnight in Samarkand.
Day 7 Samarkand
After breakfast meet your expert, foreign speaking guide in the hotel lobby and start sightseeing tour of Samarkand. The tour includes visits to Gur Emir Mausoleum, final resting place of the Great warlord and statesman Amir Temur (Tamerlane) and his dynasty. See Registan Square and shop for local handicrafts in Samarkand. Also discover one of the largest in the Central Asian medieval Friday Mosque of Bibi Khanum, Siyab Bazaar, Shahi Zinda Complex with many mausoleums displaying beautiful tile work, the remains of the medieval Ulughbek Observatory. Overnight in Samarkand.
Day 8 Samarkand – Tashkent
Breakfast will be at hotel restaurant. Full day free at leisure to explore the area independently. In the late afternoon you will be picked-up from hotel lobby and transferred to Samarkand Railway Station where you will take fast train Afrosiyob to Tashkent. On arrival in Tashkent you will be met with nameplate by driver and transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Tashkent.
Day 9 Tashkent – Fergana
After breakfast journey towards Kokand city of Fergana Valley. The road goes via mountain pass Kamchik (Qamchik, Qamchiq) and travelers can drive small cars only (drive by Van, Bus is not allowed). During this journey in certain areas where you see the sign “No Photo” and while driving through tunnels guarded by the security photo/video shooting is not suggested. En-route at the road police check-point you will also get registered. On arrival in Kokand you will be met by your expert, foreign speaking guide and start sightseeing tour of Kokand. Visit to Khudoyor Khan Palace (now it is a museum), Friday Mosque. Then continue your drive to Fergana city, the administrative center of the region. Overnight in Fergana.
Day 10 Fergana – Margilan, Rishtan – Fergana
After breakfast journey to Margilan, one of the ancient cities along the Silk Road. Learn about silk production visiting Silk Fabric Factory “Yodgorlik”, also enjoy wall along the street of Bakers to see how Uzbek bread is made. Margilan bazaar shares good friendly atmosphere and offers good photo opportunity. Continue your way towards next town Rishtan, the center of Ceramic Art and visit one of the ceramic masters’ workshop to get introduced with beautiful pottery art. PM drive to Fergana city to walk along the city park, which is embellished with the monument of Al Ferghani. Overnight in Fergana.
Day 11 Fergana - Tashkent
After breakfast pick-up from hotel lobby and transfer to Fergana airport for flight to Tashkent. On arrival at Tashkent domestic airport you will be met with your expert, foreign speaking guide for Tashkent city tour. The capital city of Uzbekistan is a cosmopolitan, green city with wide streets, a lots of parks, fountains, museums and theaters. During tour visit Amir Temur Park, Earthquake monument, Khazrati Imam complex in the old part of city, Applied Art Museum, also walk along Independence square and take a ride in Tashkent Metro. Overnight in Tashkent.
Day 12 Departure
Pick-up from hotel lobby and transfer to airport for departure flight.
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The group may be multinational with travelers coming from different parts of the world and the tour language will be English. Each tour will be handled with group size of from 1 person up to 16 persons. The tour reservation should be made with us in writing form not less than two weeks earlier tour starting date. Please make advance booking with us and earn relevant DISCOUNT! Hotel upgrade or Budget hotel booking is possible upon your request. Please feel free to contact us for your inquiries or to leave your comments.
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- Children under 2 years of age may travel with parents free of charge.
- Type of transportation to be defined according to the number of people present for the tour.
- This tour does not include photo fees in monuments, museums and sights.