Uz-Taj: Best architectures and nature of the Silk Road 13 days

Travel to Central Asia - our caravan will consist of a core team of 4 people and 10 camels. Other specialists and friends from all over the world will join for specific stages of the journey.

Central Asia tours

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Day 1// (6-3) China-Tashkent

Fly to Tashkent by Uzbekistan airways

Day 2// (7; 4) Tashkent-Urganch-Khiva  HY 1051

Central Asia tours

Arrive to Tashkent at 02 h 40. Meet with the guide. Transfer to the domestic airport for the fly to Urganch at 08h40. Fly is to Urganch, arrive and transfer to Khiva. Breakfast. The sightseeing is in Khiva. You start Central Asia tours the visit by the entrance fortress gate “Ata Darvaza” in Itchan- Qala. Visit Kaltaminar, Kunya-Ark, Said Alauddin mausoleum, Mukhammad Rakhim-khan madrasah. Lunch. Continue sightseeing tour by PakhlavanMakhmud mausoleum, minaret of Islam-Khoja, Tash- Khovli Palace and harem, Juma mosque. Dinner. Overnight at hotel

Day 3// (1; 5) Khiva-Bukhara  (450 km)

Breakfast. In the morning we leave Bukhara. We pass through the sand-dunes in Kyzyl-Kum desert. Stop at the Chaykhana (tea-house) having lunch. Arrive later afternoon and accommodation at hotel. Dinner. Overnight at hotel.

Day 4// (2; 6) Bukhara

Breakfast. In the morning to continue the sightseeing tour in old part of Bukhara. Visit Ismail Samaniy Mausoleum (IX-X c), Chasma-Ayub Mausoleum, Bukhara local bazaar, Ark Fortress or town citadel and Bolo-Hauz Complex. Lunch. There is a currently still used old madrasah Mir-Arab, Poi-Kalon Ensemble including the minaret Kalyan, Taqi Zargaron (Trading dome of the jewelers), Ulug-Bek madrasah, Abdulaziz-khan madrasah, Taqi Telpak Furushon (trading dome of the hatters), Magoki-Attori mosque, Toqi Sarrafon (Trading dome of the money changers), Labi Khaouz complexe. Dinner. Overnight at hotel

Day 5// (3; 7) Bukhara-Samarkand (300 km)

Breakfast. Start the sightseeing tour to the summer residency of Emir of Bukhara- Mokhi-Khossa, and the complex of Bakhouddin Naqishbandy. Lunch. Drive to the Samarkand. Arrive and check in to hotel. Dinner. Overnight at hotel.

Day 6// (4; 1) Samarkand

Breakfast. Visit the mausoleum Gur-Emir (Tamerlane’s Tomb), Registan Square. Lunch. Continue the sightseeing tour by Bibi-Khanym mosque and the town’s excellent bazaar Syab, Shakhi-i-Zinda necropolis, the observatory Ulug-Bek. Dinner. Overnight at hotel.

Day 7// (5;2) Samarkand-Bekobad-Khojand (400 km)

Breakfast. Continue Central Asia tours. Depart to the border Uzbek-Tajik. Having lunch on the road, cross the border Uzbek, meet the guide Tajik, transfer to Khojand. Visit the fortress Temur Malik, the museum archeological and bazzar. Transfer to hotel and dinner . Overnight at hotel.

Day 8// (6;3) Khojand-Istarafchan-Panjakent  (300 km)

Breakfast. Drive to the city Istarafshan. Go to visit the fortress of Mougtepa, the mosque Kuk-Gumbaz. Go out to Pandijikent pass thought the pass Shakristan (3378 m). Having lunch in the “Chaykhana” on the road. Arrive and accommodation to hotel. Dinner. Overnight at hotel.

Day 9// (7;4) Panjikent

Breakfast. Visit the remains archeological city “Sarazm”, Lunch. Visit the remains archeological city “Pandjikent” and museum of the city. Dinner and Overnight at hotel.

Day 10// (1;5) Panjikent- IskandarKul-Saritag (155 km)

Breakfast. Drive out to the lake legendary “Iskander-Kul”, arrive and accommodation to a home-stay. Lunch. Wonder in the village and walking until the mountain Fansiy. Dinner and Overnight at home-stay.

Day 11// (2;6) Saritag-Dushanbe (140 km)

Breakfast. Depart to Dushanbe- capital of Tajikistan. Road goes on the gorge Varzob that has mangific scnery, arrive and accommodation in the hotel. Visit the capital and dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day 12// (3;7) Dushanbe

Breakfast. Drive out to visit the fortress Ghissar that stand outside of city. Visit the fortress and other monuments are there. Lunch, come bake to Dushanbe and free time. Dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day 13// (4;1) Dushanbe-China

Breakfast, transfer to the airport and fly at 06h30.

These Tajikistan programs are modifiable and we can adopter for your request. Thank you for the consulting about the costs and changing. Finish Central Asia tours.