Travel to Uzbekistan: Tour 7

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Travel to Uzbekistan: Tour 7
Destination:
Uzbekistan
Duration: 7 days
Places to visit: Tashkent- Nukus - Khiva - Bukhara - Samarkand - Tashkent 

Day 1: Tashkent- Nukus
Make your dreams come true. Welcome to see you in Uzbekistan. We will have a flight to Nukus. Today is a city tour. Guests will admire the Museum of Savitsky which displays the masterpieces of forbidden art. Museum assembles 20th century Russian avant-garde paintings, works of Sokolov, Komarovskiy and Amaravella group. The keeper of the Karakalpakstan state museum of art composed the artworks in 1960s. He has got some works from wronged soviet artists and put them in this remote central Asian art-house. Later we will drive to Nukus to see Mizdakhan graveyard which used to be an prehistoric city centuries ago. Rest is in a hotel.

Day 2: Nukus - Khiva
Travelers will travel to Khiva. We will have a city tour in the oldest city of Uzbekistan. See Ichan Qala, the inner city in Khiva smooth-edged with sturdy walls. You are going to see ancient sound buildings, palaces, mosques, Madrasahs, Mausoleums, Minarets, Caravan Sarais and Bathhouses. Ichan Qala is famous for 400 traditional dwelling houses and about 60 architectural monuments. In 1969 it created a historical and architectural conservation area. The most outstanding sites in it are the Kunya Ark fortress formed in the 17th century, found by Muhammad Arang Khan, Kalta Minor minaret and Tash Khouvli palace. Night is in a hotel.

Day 3: Khiva - Bukhara
We will have transfer to a enthralling city of Bukhara where you can find more than 140 architectural monuments Bukhara is a "town museum" of the Middle Ages. The city comprises of tapered streets, green parks and gardens, historical and architectural monuments go to special epochs. The road from Khiva to Bukhara goes via famous Kizilkum desert. On the way we will adore the view to Amu Darya river. It is the deepest river in Central Asia, made by the confluence of the Panj and Vakhsh in Tajikistan and flowing into Aral See. Night is in a hotel.

Day 4: Bukhara
Today is a full day tour in the captivating city of Bukhara. We will visit the most ancient citadel in Bukhara of the 4th century named Citadel Ark. Then we will see Samanids mausoleum of the 9th -10th century. We will continue to Chashma Ayub, meaning Job's well and Bolo Hauz mosque. See forty columns dedicated to Bukhara governor Abu Fayud Khan. We will walk lengthwise the shopping domes and visit one of the most famous madrasahs of Bukhara called Nodir Divan Begi which is also a part of Lyabi House Ensemble. Then visit Poi Kalon complex where you can admire three structures built in the 12th - 16th centuries as  Kalon minaret, Kalon mosque and Mir Arab Madrasah. Night is in a hotel.

Day 5: Bukhara - Samarkand
Travelers will transfer to Samarkand. This city is situated in the valley of the river Zerafshan. It is the second largest city of Uzbekistan with one age as Babylon or Rome. Guests will have a city tour and visit Registan square, Shakhi Zindeh, Mausoleum Guri Emir and Bibi Khanum Mosque. Registan Square has a great three charming Madrasahs (15th-17th centuries). Shakhi Zindeh signifies a collection of mausoleums of the 11th-15th centuries. It is the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Bibi Khanum Mosque is dedicated to the favorite Tamerlane's wife. Overnight is in a hotel.

Day 6: Samarkand - Tashkent
Today is transfer to Tashkent by train. Guests will visit Independence square, walk along the local Broadway as well as visit famous Tashkent metro, released in 1977. We will visit the old part of the city which includes as Chorsu Bazaar, Kukaldash Madrasah and Hast Imam complex. It has numerous madrasahs, mosques and mausoleum. See the Othman Quran which is the world's oldest Quran copy of the 8th century of Othman Ibn Affan, the Third Caliph. Othman was slayed by non-muslims in 8th century where his blood spred over the Quran pages. Night is in a hotel.

Day 7: Tashkent - Flight
Transfer to airport.

 

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