Travel to Uzbekistan: Tour 6

Uzbekistan tours, Travel to Uzbekistan: Tour 6. 

Travel to Uzbekistan: Tour 6
Destination:
Uzbekistan
Duration: 5 days
Places to visit: Tashkent - Bukhara - Tashkent 

Day 1: Tashkent
Uzbekistan is glad to see you on this impressive tour. Travelers will visit Independence square built as a sign of victory over repression in World War II. Walk to the local Broadway, see famous Tashkent metro where the first line was opened in 1977. Afterwards we will visit old part of the city as Chorsu Bazaar, Kukaldash Madrasah and Hast Imam complex that contains of several madrasahs, mosques and mausoleum. Later on we wcan admire beauty of the Othman Quran. It is the world's oldest Quran copy of the 8th century belonged to Othman Ibn Affan, the Third Caliph, but he was killed in 8th century. Rest is in a hotel.

Day 2: Tashkent - Bukhara  
In the morning is transfer to Bukhara. When you arrive, we will visit the most ancient citadel in Bukhara of the 4th century called Citadel Ark ruled some dynasties of Bukhara Empire. We will see Samanids mausoleum belonging to the 9th -10th century. The tour continues to Chashma Ayub, meaning Job's well and Bolo Hauz mosque where you can see forty columns erected in honor of Bukhara governor Abu Fayud Khan. Walk lengthways the shopping domes and visit one of the most famous madrasahs of Bukhara called Nodir Divan Begi (Lyabi House Ensemble). Don't miss to see Poi Kalon complex and see three structures built in the 12th - 16th centuries. They are Kalon minaret, Kalon mosque and Mir Arab Madrasah. Overnight is in a hotel.

Day 3: Bukhara
Today everyone will enjoy a city tour of Bukhara. We will visit Bahauddin Naqshbandi complex situated few kilometers from Bukhara. It is an honoring complex of famous Sufi Leader and Philosopher as one of the Muslim pilgrimage places. Sheikh Bakhauddin Nakshbandi was one of the religious masters of Amir Timur. The site consists of mosques of Kushbegi and Muzafarohana, courtyard with pool, madrasah, and burial vault of Bukhara rulers and Dakhma upon the tomb of Saint Bakhauddin Nakshbandi. The next destination is driving to the countryside dwelling of Bukhara Emirs called Sitorai Mohi Hosa complex. The palace is the sample of amalgamation of numerous architectural styles. Emir gave name to the palace on behalf of his wife who died young. We will drive to Sumiton village to find Chor Bakr memorial complex. It is called "the town of the dead". Complex indicates the four sides of the earth and deduces that all people are equal. Edifice of the complex began at the time of the Samanids ruling pending the 16th century. Night is in a hotel.

Day 4: Bukhara - Tashkent
Today is transfer to Tashkent by flight or train. We will visit Courage Monument built in honor of the removal of the significances of the Tashkent earthquake. The tour continues to Zangi Ota memorial complex. Actually Zangi Oota was a shepherd famous for his wisdom and kindness. We will visit the State Museum of Timurids' history which has 3,000 different items counting jewelry, musical instruments, weapons, various coins, paintings, documents, historical manuscripts and clothing of Timurid's period. The city tour will be accomplished by visiting the State Museum of Applied Arts of Uzbekistan of fine examples of glasses and national clothing, hand and machine embroidery, skullcaps and national fabrics, carpets and woodcarving. Night is in a hotel.

Day 5: Tashkent - Flight
Transfer to airport. Flight for the next destination   

 

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


Price per person:
02 pax - 495 $
04 pax - 380 $
06 pax - 330 $
08 pax - 300 $
10 pax - 280 $
Single - 55 $ 

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

*Half board - 40 $
*Full board - 70 $

*Entrance fees - 35 $ available with escort guide only   

Local guides - 170 $ per group
Escort guide - 310 $ per group 

Train tickets Tashkent - Bukhara - Tashkent - from 80 $ per person

Flight tickets Tashkent - Bukhara - Tashkent - from 110 $ per person

 

Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Tashkent - "Tourist Inn" Hotel 3*
Bukhara - "Porso" Hotel 3*
- Mineral water during the tour                                   

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