The ancient Silk Road cities of Samarkand, Bukhara and Khiva conjure up images of unimaginably wealthy oases linked by caravans, of imperial politics and incredible architecture. Beautiful turquoise domes and towering minarets grace the skyline while down below everyday life goes on in markets and cafes from years gone by. With hospitality firmly ingrained into the culture, this is one country you will not want to miss.
The ancient Silk Road cities of Samarkand, Bukhara and Khiva conjure up images of unimaginably wealthy oases linked by caravans, of imperial politics and incredible architecture. Beautiful turquoise domes and towering minarets grace the skyline while down below everyday life goes on in markets and cafes from years gone by. With hospitality firmly ingrained into the culture, this is one country you will not want to miss.
Uzbekistan

Silk Road Cities of Uzbekistan - A Premium Adventure

Small Group Holiday

10

CA$

days from

2615

The ancient Silk Road cities of Samarkand, Bukhara and Khiva conjure up images of unimaginably wealthy oases linked by caravans, of imperial politics and incredible architecture. Beautiful turquoise domes and towering minarets grace the skyline while down below everyday life goes on in markets and cafes from years gone by. With hospitality firmly ingrained into the culture, this is one country you will not want to miss.

Activity / Theme

Country

Culture

Uzbekistan

Comfort Level

Physical Rating

Moderate

Moderate

Transportation

Accommodation

Private vehicle, Metro, High-Speed Train, Plane, Train

Hotel (5 nights), Bukhara Feature Stay (2 nights), Khiva Feature Stay (2 nights)

Months of Operation

March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November

Adventure Coordinators Insider Tip:

Summers get hot in Uzbekistan.  October is a time when temperatures are pleasant yet few travellers visit.  

Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Tashkent
DAY 2 Touring Tashkent
DAY 3 Train to Samarkand, sightseeing
DAY 4 Touring Samarkand
DAY 5 Via Ceramics workshop in Gijduvan to Bukhara
DAY 6 Touring in Bukhara
DAY 7 AM in Bukhara, to Khiva
DAY 8 Sightseeing in Khiva
DAY 9 Fly Tashkent, afternoon tour
DAY 10 End Tashkent

Inclusions

9 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 4 dinners
Accommodation
Transportation
Tipping for accommodation, activities and transport
Airport Arrival Transfer
Tashkent - welcome dinner
Tashkent - Chorsu Bazaar
Tashkent - Amir Timur Square
Tashkent - Khast Imom Complex & Moyie Mubarek Library Museum
Tashkent - City tour
Tashkent - Metro tour
Samarkand - Shakh-I-Zinda
Samarkand - Gur-e-Amir Mausoleum
Samarkand - Bibi-Khanym Mosque
Samarkand - Siob Bazaar
Samarkand - Registan
Samarkand - City tour
Samarkand - Plov cooking demonstration & family visit
Samarkand - Ulugbek's Observatory
Samarkand - Afrosiab Museum
Samarkand - Handmade paper workshop
Samarkand - Uzbek Bagizagan winery visit and tasting
Gijduvan - Ceramics workshop
Shofirkon - Uzbek village and silk suzane making family visit
Bukhara - Folklore & music performance
Bukhara - Ismail Samani Mausoleum
Bukhara - Ark Fortress
Bukhara - Bolo Hauz Mosque
Bukhara - Chor Minor
Bukhara - Kalon Minaret & Mosque
Bukhara - Chashma Ayub Mausoleum
Bukhara - Bolo Hauz Complex
Bukhara - Taki Zargaron Trading Dome
Bukhara - Lyabi Khauz Complex
Bukhara - City tour
Bukhara - Sitorai Mohi Hosa Palace
Khiva - Islom Hoja Minaret & Medressa
Khiva - Juma Mosque
Khiva - Tosh-Hovli Palace
Khiva - Kunya Ark
Khiva - Kalta Minor Minaret
Khiva - Sunset drinks
Khiva - Muhammad Rahim-khan Medressa
Khiva - Muhammad Amin-khan Medressa
Khiva - Khorezmian cuisine cooking class

Sample tour.  Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice.  Please inquire.

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