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Tashkent-Samarkand tour 7


Tashkent-Samarkand tour 7, Uzbekistan tours. 

Tashkent-Samarkand tour 7
Duration of tour:
6 days
Destination: Uzbekistan
Highlights: Tashkent- Nukus - Khiva - Bukhara - Samarkand - Tashkent

Day 1: Tashkent- Nukus
Tashkent-Samarkand tour 7 is always waiting for you. In the morning you will have a flight to Nukus. On arrival, you will have the city tour and visit the Museum of Savitsky which displays the masterpieces of illicit art. Museum collects 20th century Russian avant-garde paintings, works of Sokolov, Komarovskiy and Amaravella group. The custodian of the Karakalpakstan state museum of art poised the artworks in 1960s. He obtained debarred works from maltreated soviet artists, sometimes free. He judiciously well-kept-up and finally unveiled them in this remote central Asian art-house. We will drive outside of Nukus to see Mizdakhan necropolis which used to be an ancient city centuries ago. Archaeological discoveries deep-rooted that area was endlessly apprehended from the 4th century BC till about 14th century AD. Visit a 2200 years-old Zoroastrian ancient monument known as Chilpyk. Night is in a hotel.

Day 2: Nukus - Khiva
The tour will start by transferring to Khiva. On arrival, you will have the city tour of oldest city of Uzbekistan. Meet the inside of Ichan-Qala, the inner city in Khiva curved with durable walls. Centuries old sound buildings, palaces, mosques, Madrasahs, Mausoleums, Minarets, Caravan-Sarais and Bathhouses changed Ichan-Qala into unique city-monument. Ichan-Qala involves of over 400 traditional dwelling houses and about 60 architectural monuments. In 1969 Ichan-Qala was nominated a historical and architectural conservation residence. The most amazing sites in it are the Kunya-Ark fortress of the 17th century by Muhammad Arang Khan, Kalta Minor minaret and Tash Khouvli palace, an unconceivable example of Khorezm architectural work of 1830s. For sure you will like it on tours. Overnight is in a hotel.

Day 3: Khiva - Bukhara
Today we will transfer to Bukhara. You will find more than 140 architectural monuments Bukhara is a "town museum" of the Middle Ages and has narrow streets, green parks and gardens, historical and architectural monuments of various epochs and located very close to each other. The road from Khiva to Bukhara goes via famous Kizilkum desert. Here you will enjoy the view to Amu Darya river and the deepest river in Central Asia, molded by the confluence of the Panj and Vakhsh in Tajikistan and flowing into Aral See. On arrival in Bukhara you will spend night in a hotel.

Day 4: Bukhara
Today you will have the city tour in Bukhara. Visit the ancient citadel in Bukhara found in the 4th century named Citadel Ark which aided as a palace for several dynasties of Bukhara Empire. See the Samanids mausoleum, a genuine work of art of architecture of 9th -10th century. Continue the tour continues to Chashma Ayub or Job's well and Bolo-Hauz mosque, known also as the mosque of forty columns built in honor of Bukhara governor Abu-Fayud Khan. Have walk along the shopping domes and visit one of the most famous madrasahs of Bukhara - Nodir Divan Begi (Lyabi House Ensemble). The tour will end with visiting Poi Kalon complex as the distinctive model of architectural art of Bukhara, where you can find three structures built in the 12th - 16th centuries. They are Kalon minaret, Kalon mosque and Mir Arab Madrasah. Night is in a hotel.

Day 5: Bukhara - Samarkand
The tour will start by travelling to Samarkand. It situated in the valley of the river Zerafshan and considered to be the second largest city of Uzbekistan as Babylon or Rome. Visit the Registan square, Shakhi-Zindeh, Mausoleum Guri Emir and Bibi Khanum Mosque. Registan Square is a very famous complex found in the 15-17th centuries as the main highlight of Samarkand. Shakhi-Zindeh has a rich collection of mausoleums found in the 11th-15 centuries (UNESCO World Heritage Site). Bibi Khanum Mosque was built in honor of favorite Tamerlane's wife. Overnight is at the hotel.

Day 6: Samarkand - Tashkent
The last day of our tour will start by travelling to Tashkent on train. On arrival, visit the Independence square as the famous square of the country where you can find a symbol of victory over fascism in World War II. Walk to the unique Broadway near the independence square and Amir Timur square. On the way you will find the Tashkent metro where the first line was opened in 1977. The tour will be continued to Chorsu Bazaar, Kukaldash Madrasah and Hast Imam. You will see madrasahs, mosques and mausoleum. It is worht seeing the Othman Quran as the world's oldest Quran copy found in the 8th century. Quran was the part of Othman Ibn Affan, the Third Caliph (of the four upright Caliphs who prospered the prophet Muhammad), later on Othman was killed by non-muslims in 8th century and his blood can be found over the Quran. Transfer to a hotel.

Day 7: Tashkent - Flight
Transfer to airport. Tashkent-Samarkand tour 7 is finished. Thanks for being with us on tours!

 

Transport:
02 pax - Sedan
04-06 pax - Minivan
08-10 pax - Minibus


Price per person:
02 pax - 690 $
04 pax - 575 $
06 pax - 510 $
08 pax - 470 $
10 pax - 435 $
Single - 65 $

Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 55 $  

*Half board - 50 $
*Full board - 95 $

*Entrance fees - 65 $ available with escort guide only  

Local guides - 210 $ per group
Escort guide - 390 $ per group 

Flight tickets Tashkent - Nukus - from 80 $ per person

 

Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Tashkent - "Tourist Inn" Hotel 3*
Nukus - "Jipek Joli" Hotel 3*
Khiva - "Old Khiva" Hotel 3*
Bukhara - "Old City" Hotel 3*
Samarkand - "Ideal" Hotel 3*
- Mineral water during the tour
- Train tickets Samarkand - Tashkent

Service does not include:
- Visa
- Full board
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide
- Entrances to all museums
- Flight tickets Tashkent - Nukus

 

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