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Transfer to Tashkent airport, registration and first morning flight to Urgench. Arrival and
transfer to Khiva. Meet your guide and city tour in Khiva: At the first half of the day, you are
going to visit the oldest part of the city - Kunya-Ark fortress, including Kurinish Khana (17c);
Mohammed-Amin- Khan (19c) Madrassah, Islam Khodja Minaret; Palvan-Kari complex, Abd Al
Bobo complex (18c), Rafanek Madrassah, Mohammed Rakim Khan (19 c) Amir-Tur Madrassah,
and Sho-I- Kalandar Bobo Mausoleum. After lunch you will see Mazary Sharif Madrassah,
Kheivak well (10c), Uch Avlioli («three saints») Mausoleum, Jami Mosque (18c), Kutluq-
Murad Inaq (19c) Madrassah, and Pakhlavan Mahmoud Mausoleum. Night is in the hotel.
Today we will have a long transfer to Bukhara. On the way we will stop near the biggest river in
Central Asia – Amudarya, historically known by its Latin name, Oxus. Upon arrival to Bukhara
you will have free time for rest. Overnight is in the hotel.
Full day will be dedicated to a city tour in Bukhara with your your local guide. Today you will
visit Ismael Samani mausoleum (9–10c) – vault of Bukhara rulers' dynasty, Chor-Minor,
Chashma-Ayub Mausoleums (14 c), and Bukhara local bazaar. In Old Bukhara you are going to
see Poli-Kalon ensemble including Minaret (12c) , Mosque (15c), functioning Madrassah Miri-
Arab (16 c) Amir- Alim-Khan Madrassah (14c), Taqi (trading domes), and Kukeldash
Madrassah (16c). After lunch time you will see Lyab-i- Hauz (17c), Nadir Divanbegi (17c),
Magoki Attari (16c), Ulug Beg (15c), Abdul Aziz (17c) Madrassahs as well as Registan
Ensemble, Ark Fortress (16c) and Bolo-Hauz complex (18 c). Overnight is in the hotel.
After the breakfast we will start our way to Samarkand – The pearl of the East. On the way, we
will stop over at Gijduvan village to visit famous private pottery workshop, which was
previously visited by Mrs. Hillary Clinton, Sir Charles and many of others. There we will have a
chance to learn the history of pottery culture of Uzbekistan, short master class of pottery
preparing and do buy the items you liked. Afterwards continue drive to Samarkand. Upon arrival
you will have check in to the hotel and overnight.
Breakfast is in the hotel. Full day city tour of Samarkand: Registan square – the complex of three
historical building: Madrasah Ulugbek (15th c.), Madrasah Sher-dor (17th c.), Madrasah Tilla-
Kori (17th c.) – the visiting card and the main attraction spot of Samarkand. Architectural
complex Shakhi-Zindeh (11-15th c.) - the name Shah-I- Zinda (meaning "the living king") comes
together with the legend about Kusam Ibn Abbas, the cousin of the prophet Muhammad who was
buried here. Mausoleum Guri Emir - Tamerlane’s tomb (14-15th c.) - Gur-e Amir means "Tomb
of the King". Bibi Khanum Mosque - name of the mosque translated as the "Elder wife" and it
was built in honor of favorite Tamerlane’s wife, after his successful campaign in India.
Overnight is in the hotel.
Breakfast is in the hotel. In the morning you will drive to Tashkent (350 km, 4.5 hrs drive). Upon
arrival there is a city tour in Tashkent including Independence square (Red square in former
USSR, Main Square of the country). Broadway is walking street between independence square
and Amir Timur square. Amir Timur square – one of the central squares of Tashkent, erected on
behalf of national hero – Amir Timur. The square symbolizes sovereignty and power of Uzbek
nation. Tashkent metro is among the most beautiful subways in the world. First line was opened
in 1977. Now the number of stations is 29 with 36.2 km long. Old city is an old part of Tashkent
city, the area, which preserves the traditional Uzbek style: Chorsu Bazaar, Kukaldash Madrasah
(16 th .c) and Hast Imam complex – the Islamic heart of the country. Overnight is in the hotel.
After breakfast is transfer to Tashkent airport.
Entrances to all museums
Mineral water during the tour
Local English / German / French speaking guides in Khiva, Bukhara, Samarkand and Tashkent
Uzbek visa support
Domestic flight ticket
Khiva – “Old Khiva” Hotel 3* / “Bek Khiva” Hotel 4* Bukhara – “Lyabi Hauze” Hotel 3* / “Omar Khayam” Hotel 4* Samarkand – “Malika Classic” Hotel 3* / “Diyora” Hotel 4* Tashkent – “Grand Orzu” Hotel 3* / “Ramada” Hotel 4*