Tours to Uzbekistan

Tours to Uzbekistan


New year in Samarkand

Tour summary:

New Year and Christmas are the holidays spent with a family, if you want to change the place for this holiday come with your family to Uzbekistan to spend New Year with local family to exchange Occidental traditions with Oriental.

Tour itinerary:
Day 1: Tashkent

Arrival to Tashkent and transfer to hotel. Check in at hotel. Tashkent is the capital of Uzbekistan. The name of Tashkent means “Stone village” and it is 2200 years old. Visiting Tashkent you can compare old traditional part of the city with soviet and modern parts. The visit of sightseeings of the capital:

  • Khazrati Imam complex including constructions of different centuries
  • The Museum of Applied Art

At the evening the walking along the Place of Independence to see New Year`s tree.

Overnight Tashkent.

Day 2: Tashkent - Samarkand

In the morning, drive to Samarkand by train Afrasiab, (280 km). Samarkand is a city of fairy-tales; everyone who loves travelling must visit this city at least once a life. Samarkand is one of the oldest cities in Central Asia and it saw more 2750 years of history.

After lunch, half day city tour, including:

  • Gur-AmirMausoleum
  • Rukhabad Mausoleums
  • RegistanEnsamble
  • BibiKhanumMosque
  • City Bazaar

Overnight Samarkand.

Day 3: Samarkand

Breakfast. The day of Uzbek Gastronomy learning the preparation of national dishes of holiday (plov, manthi, somsa etc.) and participation in the preparation of New year`s table with an Uzbek family. You will combine European kitchen with local Uzbek, teaching one famous meal to local family.

The eve with the family.

Overnight Samarkand.

Day 4: Samarkand

Breakfast. Free-day. According to the wish of tourists we can organize Samarkand city tour.

Overnight Samarkand.

Day 5: Samarkand - Bukhara

Breakfast. Drive to Bukhara by train. Bukhara is famous under the name (Kubbat al Islam)-the dome of Islam. Bukhara is a city of caravans, craftsmen and real oriental image.

After check-in at hotel we will explore the city:

  • Labi-KhauzEnsamble
  • Chor Minor

Overnight Bukhara.

Day 6: Bukhara - Tashkent

Breakfast. Bukhara city tour.

  • Ismail SamanidMausoleum
  • ChashmaAyubMausoleum
  • Bolo Khauz
  • TheArkCitadel
  • The Bazaars: Toki Telpakfurushon, Toki Sarrafon, Toki Zargaron
  • The ensamble of mosquesUlugbek, Abdulazizkhan and Mir Arab
  • KalonMosque and Minaret(48m height)

Afternoon departure to Tashkent by train. Check-in at hotel.

Day 7: Tashkent - Homeland

Transfer to airport for international departure. End of our services.