Dear guests! With this tour you will visit the fascinating cities and places of Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan. Visit historic ruins of the legendary empire "Sogd". Many of the ruins are associated with the name of Alexander the Great.
|1||Day of Arrival||-/-/-||☆☆☆☆|
|2||Chok-Tal and Issyuk-Kul||B/-/D||☆☆☆☆|
|5||Osh → Andijan → Ferghana||B/-/D||☆☆☆|
|6||Margilan → Rishtan → Tashkent||B/-/D||☆☆☆☆|
|7||Tashkent → Urgench; Khiva program||B/-/D||☆☆☆|
|9||Tashkent → Samarkand; Samarkand program||B/-/D||☆☆☆|
|11||Samarkand → Bukhara; Bukhara program||B/-/D||☆☆☆|
|13||Bukhara → Khiva; Khiva program||B/-/D||☆☆☆|
|15||Khiva → Kunya Urgench → Ashgabat||B/-/D||☆☆☆☆|
|17||Ashgabat → Mary; Mary → Merv||B/-/D||☆☆☆|
|18||Mary → Ashgabat||B/-/D||☆☆☆☆|
|19||Transfer to the airport and departure||B/-/-||-|
Day 1: Day of Arrival (-/-/-)
Arrival in Bishkek. Transfer to the hotel. We visit Victory Square, Dobovy Park, the central square Ala-Too, historical museum, the National Philharmonic Hall, bazaar, where you can get to know the culture and people in Kyrgyzstan. Lunch in a local restaurant. In the afternoon we drive to Chok-Tal. On the way to the Chok-Tal we visit the Burana Tower (11th c.) and an open air museum of Balbans (stone warriors). Check-in to the hotel in Chok-Tal. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Chok-Tal and at Issyuk-Kul Lake (B/-/D)
After breakfast at hotel free Time at Issyuk-Kul Lake. Lunch at the local restaurant and afternoon we drive to Kochkor. You cook together with the family and eat with the family. Overnight at the family.
Day 3: At Song-Kul Lake (B/-/D)
After breakfast at family we drive to Song-Kul Lake. You can go fishing or hiking. Lunch and Dinner at the Yurt. Overnight at the Yurt.
Day 4: In the City Osh (B/-/D)
After breakfast at Yurt we drive to Bishkek. On the way to Bishkek Lunch at the restaurant. We fly to Osh. Check-in at the hotel, Dinner at the restaurant and overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: The sun rises in the east – Andijan (B/L/D)
After breakfast at the hotel we visit Osh. We drive to the border Uzbekistan - Kyrgyzstan. After the border formality we drive to Andijan. We will visit the city Andijan, Lunch at the restaurant in Andijan and we drive to Ferghana. Check-in to the hotel, Dinner at the restaurant in Ferghana and overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: Experience the industrial history of Uzbekistan (B/L/D)
After breakfast at the hotel we visit Ferghana and we drive to Margilan. In Margilan we visit the silk factory "Yodgorlik", the orient-bazaar and we drive to Rishton. In Rishton we visit the family who produces ceramics. We drive to Kokand, Lunch at the restaurant in Kokand and we visit historical city Kokand. Afternoon we drive by Train to Tashkent. Dinner at the restaurant in Tashkent. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: Tashkent - a city where modern and old stand side by side (B/-/D)
After breakfast at hotel we start our Tour in Tashkent. Tashkent, the capital of the Republic of Uzbekistan where the history of modern and old stands side by side is located in the northeast of Uzbekistan and with circa 3 million inhabitants the biggest city in Central Asia. Along with modern hotels, restaurants, theatres, cinemas, opera, disco, oriental bazaars, the city also offers a thousand years of history. Khazrati Imam Complex consisting of Barak Khan Madrasah (XVI c.), Kaffal Shashi Mausoleum (XV c.), Muyi-Mubarak Mosque – storehouse of the well-known Koran of Khalif Osman and gold hair of Prophet Muhammad, Djuma Mosque of Khodja Akhrar Vali. Dinner at local city restaurant and overnight at the hotel.
Day 8: Samarkand - travelling through the treausure of Temur (B/-/D)
After breakfast at hotel Transfer to Tashkent Railway Station and we drive by Train to Samarkand (dep. 7.30 & arr. 9.40). we visit in Samarkand the three Medressen of the Registan - the Ulugbek-Medresse (built 1417-1420), the Sher-Dor-Medresse (1619 - 1636) and the Tillo-Kori-Medresse (1646 - 1660). The legendary Timurid mausoleum Guri Amir (XIV-XV century) enchants the viewer with its golden interior decoration. Dinner at the local restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 9: Samarkand - travelling through the treausure of Temur (B/-/D)
Breakfast at hotel. You will enjoy hearing some legends while visiting the Bibi-Chanum Mosque and the Medresse (XIV century). We visit the traditional oriental "Siyab Bazaar". Near the Siyab bazaar there is an ensemble of Shohi-Zinda (the living king, "IX.-XIV century), one of the world's most famous group of mausoleums, which fasinate you with its beautiful architecture. Next we will visit the famous Ulugbek Observatory (1428-1429 which was built on one of the hills of Chupanata). The observatory was a unique design in his time. Dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 10: Bukhara - Pearl of the Orient (B/-/D)
After breakfast at the hotel we drive to Bukhara. In Bukhara we visit Poyi Kalon Ensemble consisting of Kalon Minaret (12th c.), Kalon Mosque (12th c.), Miri Arab Madrasah (16th c.), domed bazaars Toqi Zargaron (15th c.), Toqi Telpak-Furushon (16th c.) and Toqi Zaroffon (16th c.). Continue we visit Lyabi-Khauz Complex (14-17th c.) and Nodir Devonbegi Madrasah. Dinner at Nodir Devonbegi Madrasah along with traditional folklore program. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 11: Bukhara - Pearl of the Orient (B/L/-)
After breakfast at hotel we visit Citadel Ark (4th c. BC), Bolo-Khauz Mosque (beginning of the 20th c.), Samanides Mausoleum (9-10th c.), Chashmai Ayub (14th c.). Lunch at local city restaurant in Bukhara. Afternoon we visit: Sitorai Mokhi-Khosa Complex, summer residence of the last Emir (ruler) of Bukhara, Bakhouddin Naqshbandiy Memorial Complex, Chor Bakr (19th c.) and Chor Minor. Free time and overnight at the hotel.
Day 12: Drive through the red wonder! (B/-/D)
After breakfast at hotel we drive to Khiva. A drive destination from Khiva to Bukhara is 480 km. While driving through the desert Kysyl-Kum (Red Sand) you experience the unique expanse of desert landscape in Central Asia. The Kysyl-Kum Desert is about 200 000 square kilometres and it partly lies in the territories of Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan. It is covered with red sand from which the name of the desert derives. On the way to Bukhara we make a short stop at the teahouse "Bukhoro-i-Sharif", where you can have lunch or just relax and drink tea. In Khiva check-in at the hotel. Dinner by live music at the local restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13: Khiva – Museum under the open sky! (B/-/D)
After breakfast at the hotel we visit the historical city “Ichan Qala”. Dinner at the local restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 14: Oasis city of Kunya Urgench! (B/-/D)
After breakfast at the hotel is transfer to Uzbekistan - Turkmenistan border. After the border formality we will drive to Kunya Urgench. In Kunya Urgench we will visit the historical monuments Ak Kala (15-17th c.), Gurganj, Komplex ibn Khadjib (14-16th c.), Lunch at the local restaurant. Transfer to the airport Dashoguz and Fly to Ashgabat. Dinner at the restaurant in Ashgabat. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 15: Ashgabat - the treasure in the desert! (B/-/D)
After breakfast at the hotel we visit the historical places Ak Depe (ruins from the 4-3th BC), Anew (5-3th BC), historical museum in Ashgabat. Dinner at the local restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 16: Kingdom of Margiana! (B/-/D)
After breakfast at the hotel Transfer to the Airport and we fly to Mary. In Mary we visit the ruins of Alexandria (Antiochia) and region Margush: Sultan Kala (10-11th c.), Erk Kala (7th bc.), Gonur Tepe (Epoch of the Bronz), Gyaur Kala (IIIth bc.), Karavansaray Dandanakan (MA.), Kyz Kala (8-12th c.), Mausoleum Askhabov (15th c.), Mausoleum Sultan Sanjar (12th c.) and Muhammad ibn Said (12th c.) mosque-mausoleum. Dinner at the local restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 17: Ashgabat - the treasure in the desert! (B/-/D)
After breakfast at the hotel transfer to the airport and we will fly to Ashgabat. Check-in to the hotel, we will visit the historical monuments in Ashgabat and Ruins of NIssa. Dinner at the local restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 18: In the morning transfer to the airport and departure.
B=Breakfast / L=Lunch / D=Dinner
- Accommodation in hotels on DBL/TWN sharing basis
- Meals: breakfasts at the hotels; lunches and dinners as per the program
- Mineral water bottles during the tour (1,5 L per person per day)
- Folklore show program in Khiva and Bukhara
- Services of A/C comfortable transport with professional driver pas per the program
- Professional English-speaking guides from group arrival to departure
- High-speed train economy-class (Y class) tickets for Tashkent → Samarkand route
- Domestic air tickets Bishkek → Osh
- Domestic air tickets Dashoguz → Ashgabat
- Domestic air tickets Ashgabat → Mary
- Domestic air tickets Mary → Ashgabat
- Entrance fees to all the mentioned sights as per the program (except photo and video charges)
- Visa costs and processing
- Photo and video charges
- International air tickets
- Meals not indicated in the program
- Travel insurance
- Tips and gratuities
- Any personal expenses
- Any services not included in the above itinerary
|15.Mai – 15.September|
Price list p.P. for 2020
|2||US $ 2775,-|
|3 - 5||US $ 2730,-|
|6 - 9||US $ 2505,-|
|10 - 12||US $ 2465,-|
|Single supplement||US $ 330,-|
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