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Immersion to the history and culture of Uzbekistan

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Immersion to the history and сulture of Uzbekistan

Tour highlights: This tour is developed specially for the tourists from those countries which don’t have direct flights to Uzbekistan and can travel via Istanbul to Tashkent by Turkish Air.

Fascinating tour round Uzbekistan, the country with bright dazzling sun and hospitable people. There is a visiting of ancient cities Bukhara and Samarkand in the program of tour, with sightseeing of ancient and Middle Ages architectural monuments, craft workshops of national textile and ceramic, testing of Uzbek cuisine and shopping on oriental bazaars.

Itinerary: Istanbul - Tashkent – Samarkand – Bukhara – Tashkent -Istanbul

Duration: 5 days/4 nights
Accommodation:  twin/double in hotel
Season: year round

Tour program:

Day 1:  (Monday) Tashkent
Arrival to Tashkent international airport by flight TK368 at 06:30 a.m. and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation and rest after flight. Sightseeing tour round old part of Tashkent city. Visiting of complex Khast Imam, where the world famous Quran of Caliph Uthman – Ottoman houses. Inside the complex Khast Imam visiting of madrasah barak-Khan, mosque Tillya –Sheykh, mausoleum Abu Bakr Kafal-Shashi and Islamic institute of Imam al-Bukhari., Explore oriental bazaar Chor-Su. Visiting of madrasahs Kukeldash and Abul-Kosim. Lunch. Continue sightseeing city tour in the modern part of the city. Visiting of Amir Timur square, Independence square and museum of Applied Arts. Dinner. Overnight in Tashkent.

Day 2: (Thursday)  Tashkent – Samarkand
Early breakfast. Transfer to the railway station. Departure to Samarkand at 08:00 a.m. by highspeed train “Afrosiyob”. Arrival to Samarkand at 10:00 a.m. Meeting with guide. Sightseeing tour round Samarkand city. Visiting of Gur Emir mausoleum of Temurid dynasty (14-15 c), Registan Square including madrasah Ulugbek (15 c), madrasah Sherdor (17 c), madrasah Tilla-Kori (17 c), Bibi-Khanum mosque (15 c), Shakhi Zinda necropolis, observatory of Ulugbek (15 c), Siab bazaar included. Dinner. Overnight at the hotel in Samarkand.   

Day 3: (Wednesday) Samarkand - Bukhara 
Early breakfast. Transfer to the railway station. Departure to Bukhara at 08:05 by train. Arrival to Bukhara at 10:50. Walking sightseeing tour with a guide round historical part of Bukhara city. Visiting of citadel Ark (4th BC), mosque Bolo-Hauz (18 c), architectural complex Lyabi-Khauz (14-17 c), Magoki-Attori mosque, Chor-Minor madrasah, trade domes, Ulugbek and Abdulazizkhan madrasahs, Ismail Samani and Chashma-Ayub mausoleums. Enjoying free time walking across the streets of old Bukhara. Dinner. Overnight in Bukhara. 

Day 4: (Thursday)  Bukhara
Breakfast at the hotel. Continue the sightseeing tour round Bukhara city. Visiting of madrasah Nodir-Divan Beghi, minaret Kalyan (12 c), mosque Kalyan (12 c), madrasah Miri-Arab (16 c). Lunch. Continue sightseeing tour outside of Bukhara city. Visiting of mausoleum Bahouddin Nakshbandi (16-19 c), Sitorai-Mokhi-Hossa (19 c) summer residence of last Bukhara’s Emir. Dinner. Transfer to the airport. Departure to Tashkent by flight HY1338 at 21:25 p.m. Arrival to Tashkent at 23:05. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Tashkent.
Day 5: (Friday) Tashkent – Istanbul
Early breakfast. Hotel check-out and transfer to Tashkent international airport. Departure to Istanbul by flight TK369 at 08:15 a.m.

City: Accommodation, option 1 - Comfort Accommodation, option 2 - Economy
Tashkent Le Grande Plaza
Grand Orzu
Malika Tashkent
Bukhara Amelia Boutique
Old city
Samarkand Malika Prime
Asia Samarkand
Malika Classic
Price includes: Price does not include:
  •  Uzbekistan visa support letter;
  • Accommodation based on twin/double room sharing (breakfast included);
  • Domestic air ticket Tashkent-Urgench (economy class);
  • Train ticket Samarkand-Tashkent on highspeed train "Afrosiyob" (economy class);
  • A/C transportation throughout the tour, including airport pick-ups and drop-offs;
  • Sightseeing with local guide in each city. 
  • Consular fees for Uzbekistan entry visa;
  • International air tickets;
  • Personal insurance;
  • English speaking tour leader to accompany the group for the whole period of the tour;
  • Entrance tickets to historical monuments as above in the program;
  • Charges in hotels for additional services;
  • Full board meal (dinners and lunches);
  • Camera fees, charged separately by some museums.