Day 1: Tashkent
On your arrival at Tashkent Airport meets& greets service outside of arrival hall. Go through the 1 to 1.5 hour custom procedures and meet your local English speaking escort guide.
Dinner and overnight in Tashkent
Day 2: Tashkent-Samarkand (bullet train)
In the morning transfer to train station and take the fast train “Afrosiyob” to Samarkand at 08:00.
Pass through the cotton and wheat fields along the way with central Asian steppe and Syrdarya River which is the largest in the country and discover the mountains of Zarafshan in Djizakh region with its River. Arriving in Samarkand at 10:00. In the train station meets& greets service outside of arrival hall. Excursion in Samarkand and lunch at 13:00… Check in to hotel and free time to rest. Continuation of excursion dinner at the local restaurant and overnight in Samarkand .
Day 3: Samarkand
Start your morning tour with the Observatory of famous astronomer Ulugbek who is the grand son of Tamerlane. Discover the necropolis of Shakh-i-Zinda, Timurid (only outside) art jewel of the twenty monumental mausoleums, and the Afrosiab museum on the site of ancient Samarkand was destroyed by Genghis Khan. Continued visits with BibiKhanum Mosque ... walk in the picturesque bazaar of the city, famous for its spices, dried fruits and its unique atmosphere. Have dinner at the house of an Uzbek family and return to the hotel.
Day 4: Samarkand-Bukhara
Departure by train to Bukhara. Arrival in Bukhara and explore the city. Check in to hotel and free time to rest. The city tour will be continued. Dinner at local restaurant. Transfer back to the hotel and overnight in Bukhara.
Day 5: Bukhara (BLD)
Spend the whole day to explore the great Bukhara. Start your morning tour from citadel Ark which is the Khans ancient fortified residence of the region. Discover the Bolo-Hauz mosque, Ismail Samani Mausoleum, the tomb of ChashmaAyyub ... Lunch during the visit. In the afternoon, discovery of all Po-i-Kalyan and its beautiful mosques and madrasas Djuma Mir Arab (exterior view), the Magok-i-Attari mosque, shopping domes of the city ... Dinner in the one of the madrasas of the town with classical music concert. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: Bukhara-Khiva (480 km, 7-8 h.)
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel coffee shop
Check out the Hotel
Take a ride to Khiva in the morning, through the route that once The Great Silk Road passed from Bukhara to Khiva by Kyzylkum Desert and this road is still on the run up until now. Stop en-route to enjoy views of Amudarya River and the desert.
Upon your arrival in Khiva in the late afternoon, check in to the hotel.
Free time to have a rest after long route
Dinner and overnight
Day 7: Khiva
After breakfast at the Hotel’s coffee shop.Meet your guide and start guided sightseeing tour in Ichan-Kala.It is a UNESCO World Heritage site fortress, encircled by high brick walls. Visit Minaret of Islom-Khoja, Sayeed Alauddin Mausoleum, Allakulikhan Madrasah, Arab-Mukhamadkhan Madrasah, Oq-Masjid Mosque, Madrasah of Hodjan Berdi-biya, Shirgazikhan, Abdullakhan, Juma Mosque, Tosh-Khovli Palace, Pakhlavan Makhmud Mausoleum, Kunya-Ark. Free time in the afternoon. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 8: Khiva -Tashkent
In the morning transfer to airport and take the flight to Tashkent. Arrival in Tashkent . Discover the Tashkent city. Discover the old town in Tashkent city and Victory Park, Independence Square and Kukeldash Madrasah, with the ancient market Chorsu. Continue to the Applied Arts Museum that holds the rich collections of Russian art, icons, ceramics and royal costumes. The afternoon continued with visits Abdul Kasim madrassah currently occupied by artisans, Amir Temur's place (Tamerlane), where local artists are presented and metro Tashkent. .
Day 9: Tashkent
Early morning enjoy the breakfast at the hotel coffee shop.
Departure to airport to take flight to Delhi
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