Golden Road to Samarkand - Cultural Tour in
Tour type: Cultural Tour
Tour operator: Havas Tour Service - Samarkand, Uzbekistan
Today the deep blue and turquoise of the domes, the bold silhouettes of towering minarets, the graceful arches of portals in Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva form some of the most evocative images a traveler will carry away with him. This tour is equally interesting for those who are keen expand their knowledge of eastern architecture obtained from numerous books as well as for tourist who come in contact with artistic heritage of the Uzbek people for the first time
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FAQ/INFO ABOUT TOURDAY 01 Tashkent Arrival in Tashkent airport. Meet at the airport. Transfer to the hotel Night in the hotel
DAY 0 2 Tashkent - Samarkand Breakfast. Morning sightseeing in Tashkent: Barak-Khan and Kaffal Shashi mausoleums (16th century), Friday Mosque, Kukeldash Madrassah (16th century) Lunch Transfer to Samarkand. Arrival to Samarkand and accommodation at the hotel Dinner. Overnight in Samarkand
DAY 03 Samarkand Breakfast. Morning sightseeing: Gur-Emir Mausoleum (15th century) , Shahi- Zinda necropolis (14-15th centuries), Bibi Khanum Mosque (15th century), Visit to the local bazaar. Lunch Afternoon sightseeing: Ulugbek observatory(15th century), Ishrat-khona Mausoleum (14th century), Registan Ensemble (including Ulugbek Madrassah (15th century), Shir Dor and Tillya-Kari Madrassahs (17th century)) Dinner. Overnight in Samarkand Option: At request of tourists a visit to the Restoration Workshops can be arranged
DAY 04 Samarkand - Bukhara Breakfast. Drive to Bukhara Accommodation at the hotel Lunch Afternoon sightseeing tour in Bukhara: Visit to Ismael Samani mausoleum (9-10th centuries)- vault of Bukhara ruling' dynasty, Chashma Ayub Mausoleums (14th century), Registan Ensemble, Ark Fortress (16th century) and Bolo-Hauz complex (18th century). Dinner . Overnight in Bukhara.
DAY 05 Bukhara Breakfast Morning sightseeing :Poi-Kalon ensemble including Minaret (12th century), Mosque (15th century), functioning Madrassah Miri-Arab (16th century), Amir-Alim-Khan Madrassah (14th century), Taqi (trading domes), Kukeldash Madrassah (16th century) Lunch Afternoon sightseeing: Lyab-i-Hauz (17th century), Nadir Divanbegi (17th century), Magoki Attari (16th century), Ulugbek Madrassah (15th century), Abdul Aziz Madrassah (17th century), Chor Minor National dinner with folklore show. Overnight in Bukhara
DAY 06 Bukhara – Urgench Breakfast. Transfer to Urgench (Khiva). Lunch en route Arrival in Urgench (Khiva). Accommodation at the hotel. Dinner. Overnight in Urgench(Khiva)
DAY 07 Urgench - Khiva - Urgench Breakfast. Morning sightseeing in Khiva: Visit to the oldest part of the city: Kunya-Ark fortress, including Kurinish Khana (17th century); Mohammed-Amin-Khan Madrassah (19th century), Islam Khodja Minaret; Palvan-Kari complex, Abd Al Bobo complex (18th century), Rafanek Madrassah, Mohammed Rakim Khan (19th century), Amir-Tur Madrassah, Sho-I-Kalandar Bobo Mausoleum. Lunch Afternoon sightseeing in Khiva: Uch Avlioli («three saints») Mausoleum, Jami Mosque (18th century), Kutluq-Murad Inaq Madrassah (19th century), Pakhlavan Mahmoud Mausoleum, Tash Hauli Palace, Alla-Kuli-Khan (18th century), Arab Mohammed Khan (18th century) Madrassahs. Transfer to the airport. Flight to Tashkent. Arrival in Tashkent Accommodation. Dinner
DAY 0 8 Tashkent - Early breakfast. Transfer to the airport. Departure.
Hostels and B&B ccommodation: Price up 250 USD per person International and domestics flights are not in price included
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