Tours

SAMARQAND (weekends in Marakand)

Route description: Gur-Emir >Registan>the Ulugbek Observatory> mausoleum of the Prophet Daniel >Shahi-zinda>Archeological Museum >Bibi-KhanimMosque >Urgut, Imam Al-BukhariMemorial. Duration: 2 days. Transport: first day- walking tour, second day- vehicles. Due to the high-speed train and the international airport, Samarkand became not only the most famous, but also the most affordable tourist center of Uzbekistan. The two-day

BUKHARA (Sunday tour)

Route Ddescription: Lyabi-Hauz>Magoki-attori>  Ulugbek and Abdulaziz  Madrasahs> Poi-Kolyan> Arch> Bolo-Hauz>Chashma-Ayub>SamanidsMausoleum>Sitorai-Mokhi-Hosa>NakshbandMemorial.  Duration: 2 days. Transport: first day- walking tour, second day- vehicles (motor transport). Another indispensable direction of tour to Uzbekistan –is the sacred Bukhara. For the scale of architectural compositions of the past, numerous ancient monuments, wholeness of ancient buildings, Bukhara is called “an open

KHIVA and the fortresses of ancient Khorezm.

Route description: Kunya-Arch >Juma-mosque  >Tash-hauli>Islam KhojaMadrasah and minaret >Pakhlavan-Mahmoudmausoleum >Nurulla-BieyPalace >Toprak-Kala>Ayaz-Kala>Janbas-Kala. Duration: 2 days. Transport: first day- walking tour, second day- vehicles. Khiva is interesting with its’ almost completely preserved architectural space/places of internal (Khans’) down town -Ichan-Kala, mainly constructed in XVIII c. and at the beginning of XX century. From the western gates of

SHAKHRISABZ and mountain attractions of Kashkadarya

Route description: Ak-SarayPalace >Choubin Madrasah>Kuk-gumbaz mosque>Dor at-Tilavyat>Hazret-i-Imam mosque >Kitabgeological reserve>Katta-LyangarMountain ensemble . Duration: 2 days. Transport: first day- walking tour, second day- vehicles.       Opening of the new high-speed railway line decreased the time of the trip from Tashkent to Karshi up to 3 hours. From Karshi it takes a little more than an hourdrive

TERMEZ and BOYSUN: archaeological “Klondike” and masterpiece of folklore.

Route description: Termez archeological museum> ancient settlement of old Termez> Fayaz-Tepabonzery (Buddhist monastery) > Kampir-Tepa antique settlement> Sayrob> “Iron Gates”> Derbend> Kurganzol fortress > Baysun. Duration: 2 days. Transport: vehicle (first day: Termez outskirts, second day- Baysun.)       The territory of the most southern region of Uzbekistan – Surkhandarya used to be a part of

Uzbekistan & Turkmenistan

12 days / 11 nights Day 01: Arrival in Tashkent. Check in to the hotel at noon. Sightseeing tour in Tashkent. Overnight at the hotel. Day 02: Early morning transfer for flight to Urgench (1 h. 40 min.). Arrival in Urgench, transfer to the hotel in Khiva (30 km). Later proceed for guided walking sightseeing tour. Overnight at the

Tashkent – Urgench – Khiva – Bukhara – Nurata – Yangikazgan – Samarkand – Shakhrisabz – Tashkent

12 days / 11 nights Day 01: Departure for Tashkent. Early arrival in Tashkent and transfer to the hotel for accommodation (please note early check in). Time for rest after the flight. Day 02: Sightseeing tour in Tashkent. Transfer to the airport for evening flight to Urgench by HY 1057 (1 h. 40 min.). Arrival in Urgench

Tashkent – Nukus – Ayaz Kala – Khiva – Bukhara – Shakhrisabz – Samarkand – Tashkent

10 days / 9 nights Day 01: Evening arrival in Tashkent. Transfer to the hotel for accommodation. Overnight. Day 02: Morning flight to Nukus by HY 1001 (1 h. 55 min.). Arrival in Nukus. City tour. Proceed for Elliq Kala – ancient Khorezmian fortresses. Sightseeing tour upon arrival. Overnight in yurt camp. Day 03: Continue tour on the

Tashkent – Urgench – Khiva – Bukhara – Samarkand – Shakhrisabz – Termez – Tashkent

11 days / 10 nights Day 01: Departure for Tashkent. Early arrival in Tashkent and transfer to the hotel for accommodation (please note early check in). Time for rest after the flight. Day 02: Sightseeing tour in Tashkent. Transfer to the airport for evening flight to Urgench by HY 1057 (1 h. 40 min.). Arrival in Urgench

Urgench – Khiva – Bukhara – Shakhrisabz – Samarkand – Tashkent

7 days / 6 nights Day 01: Evening arrival in Tashkent. Transfer to the hotel for accommodation. Overnight. Day 02: Morning flight to Urgench by HY 1051 (1 h. 40 min.). Arrival in Urgench and transfer to Khiva (30 km). Excursion in Khiva Overnight at hotel. Day 03: Drive to Bukhara (480 km.). Free time upon arrival. Overnight

Tashkent – Urgench – Khiva – Bukhara – Shakhrisabz – Samarkand – Tashkent

8 days / 7 nights Day 01: Evening arrival in Tashkent. Transfer to the hotel for accommodation. Overnight. Day 02: Morning flight to Urgench by HY 1051 (1 h. 40 min.). Arrival in Urgench and transfer to Khiva (30 km). Excursion in Khiva Overnight at hotel. Day 03: Drive to Bukhara (480 km.). Free time

“АЛЕКСАНДР В МАРАКАНДЕ (329-328 гг.): ПОИСК ПАРАДИЗА”

Объектами посещения второй экспедиция под флагом “Мараканды” были: городище Кафир-кала (согдийский город Ривдад, в VI-VIII вв. – летняя резиденция самаркандских ихшидов) на левобережье древнего канала Даргом, археологические памятники и предгорные ландшафты Ургута (50 км к юго-востоку от Самарканда). Миссия “Поиск Парадиза” ориентировала на выверку места возможного расположения охотничьего парка (Парадиза), “где Александр Македонский поразил льва”…

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