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Tour itinerary: Tashkent - Bukhara - Samarkand - Tashkent
Season: December-February
Days: 5Nights: 5
Price: $550
Tour description:

This tour is a great chance to acknowledge more about Uzbekistan when it's out of the tourist season.

The price goes lower so is the air temperature but the service stays the same!

Day 1
 Tashkent

Flight Istanbul- Tashkent by TK 370 ( ETA 01:05 am)

Arrival in Tashkent in the early morning.

Come out of the terminal and meet the driver at the meeting zone of the airport. 

Transfer to the hotel. Extra night. Time to rest after the flight.

Meeting with the company representative who will present you with the tour package. 

You will have time to discuss the details with the representative.

 

Breakfast.

Meet the guide and driver at the lobby.

Start sightseeing tour of Tashkent (5 hrs) visiting old and new parts of the city:

Amir Timur Square

Theatre Square with the Opera House;

-  Independence Square, the main square of Uzbekistan which reflecting the past, present, and future of the country.

Earthquake Memorial, the composition is devoted to the tragic date of earthquake in Tashkent on April 26, 1966 and is erected in the approximate place of the earthquake epicenter. Residents still come to the monument to honor those people who took a part in the reconstruction of Tashkent;

-  Khast Imam Square – a religious center of the city consisting of the Barakkhan madrasah;

Kaffal Shashi Mausoleum and the library of Islamic Literature with the Holy Koran Book of the VII century;

Kukeldash Madrassah;

Chorsu Bazaar.

Transfer to the hotel.

Free time in the late afternoon. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 2
Tashkent - Bukhara

Early breakfast at the hotel.

06:30 Transfer to the train station.

07:30 Departure for Bukhara by speed train Afrosiab or Sharq.

11:19 Arrival in Bukhara.

Come out of the terminal and meet with our driver.

Transfer to the hotel to drop off the bags and meet the guide.


Start sightseeing program in Bukhara (6 hours)

Ensemble Lyabi Hauz (Nadir Divanbegi Madrassa, Khanaka, Kukeldash Madrassa and the monument of Khodja Nasreddin);

- Magoki Attari Mosque is one of the oldest mosques survived in Bukhara from the time before the Mongolian invasion;

Abdullakhan’s Tim with numerous handicraft shops of souvenirs, ceramics, national clothes, and carpets;

Caravanserai Sayfuddin (the Center of Handicraft Development of Bukhara);

There are three trading domes or so called covered bazaars Toki Sarrofon, Toki Telpak Furushon, and Toki Zargaron preserved from the XVI century and these bazaars were the centers for trade of silk, jewelry and even for money exchange. Today as well, one can enjoy and purchase different souvenirs of a wide range, from small souvenir magnets to the famous Bukhara carpets;

-Visit Ulughbek and Abdulazizkhan Madrassas or so-called Kosh (pare) madrassas opposite each other with a distinctive style of facade ornamental decoration;

Poi Kalon Square with Kalon Minaret and Mosque, Mir Arab Madrassa – the heart of Bukhara, a monumental complex impresses imagination of visitors;

Ark Fortress – the oldest citadel dating back to I century BC where one can feel the history of the great fortress covered in beautiful legends and myths.

Visit Samanids mausoleum (IX century), a monument of early medieval architecture.

Free time in the evening. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 3
Bukhara - Samarkand

Breakfast in the hotel.

Free day in Bukhara for leisure sightseeing, shopping.
   

14:40 Transfer to the railway station.  

15:50 Train Bukhara- Samarkand by fast train “Afrosiab”.

17:20 Arrival in Samarkand.

Transfer to the hotel.

Leisure time in the afternoon. Overnight.

Day 4
Samarkand


Breakfast at the hotel.

09:00 Meet the guide in the lobby.

Start sightseeing program in Samarkand (6 hours):

Gur Emir Mausoleum – a burial vault of Timur the Great and his descendants is decorated with gold ornaments and is considered as one of the most significant sights of the world;

Registan Square – the heart of Samarkand and a real masterpiece of Central Asian medieval architecture, consists of three grandiose buildings: Ulughbek Madrassa, Madrassa Sherdor, and Madrassa Tilla Kori; 

Bibi Khanim Mosque – the biggest medieval building in the city was one of the most magnificent mosques in the Islamic world in 15 Century

Shahi Zinda Necropolis – unique complex of Mausoleums formed by standing on both sides of the cenotaph (an imaginary grave) of the Muslim saint Abbas ibn- Kussam; 

Ulugbek’s Observatory – the finest astronomical centers in the medieval world was built by order of Ulugbek, an outstanding scholar and astronomer;

Samarkand bazaar – Siyab. 


Free time in the evening. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 5
Samarkand - departure


03:30 Transfer to the airport.

Return flight Samarkand- Istanbul TK 373 (ETD 06:35).

Accommodation: 

City

Hotels

Bukhara

As- Salom/ Kabir / Kavsar 

Samarkand 

City Hotel / Zilol Baxt / Malika Classic 

Tashkent

Arien Plaza / Shodlik / Navruz / Uzbekistan / Grand Capital

 

or other Hotels of the same level 

Price: 

Amount of persons

Price per 1 person

2 persons

$555

4 persons

$530

6 persons

$4751

8 persons

$425

Tour Price includes:

- Accommodation in standard double/twin-shared  ;

- Tourist tax per person;

- Meals: breakfasts at the hotels;
- Entrance fees to the sights as per program;
- Transport  service: all transfers as per program as per transport specifications including  transfers from to the train stations and airports;

- English speaking professional certified  local  guides for small groups up to 8 pax ( 3 standard excursions);

- Train tickets Tashkent – Bukhara, Bukhara- Samarkand- by tourist train “Afrosiab” / “Sharq” (economy class).

Tour Price does not include:

- Airfare international flights ;

- Photo/video fees at the sights( professional camera);

-Meals : ( lunches and dinners);

-Transport and guide service for free time in the evening and after the standard city tours; transport for walking tours in  Bukhara ;

-Entrance fees to the sights during the free day/s;

-Personal insurance, personal expenses, additional services in hotels; portage, tips, and gratitude; other services not specified in the “Tour price includes”.


NOTE: The tour price does NOT include VAT for hotels/transport services as per 2020 pricelists. The actual tour price with all the required fees /VAT and based on actual hotels/train/air/guide /transport services pricelists will be presented on January 2020.


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