Uzbekistan travels and trips 09

Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 09
Activity: Cultural tour
Destination: Uzbekistan
Duration: 10 days

Day 1: Arrival in the city of Tashkent international airport. On arrival you will be moving to the hotel and take a break. Pick up from the hotel after breakfast and tour of the beautiful places in the city. You will achieve remarkable facts about Uzbekistan with the leader.
Day 2: Breakfast will be served on 8o'clock. Transfer to Samarkand (315 km, 5 hours) and hotel accommodation. For lunch you will try the traditional Uzbek food at a local restaurant. City guide: "Gur Emir mausoleum" - Tamerlan grave (14-15 C). Built for Temur's grandson Muhammad-Sultan, and the graves of three other Timurids - sons of Temur - Miranshah and Shahruh and his grandson Ulugbek. They will go to one of the best places for dinner at 8 o `clock. Lodging for the night in the national hotel. Your guide will inform the impressive facts about Uzbekistan.
Day 3: You will have breakfast at 8 o `clock. You will achieve remarkable facts about Uzbekistan with the leader. These days you are on the tour, visit the Siab Bazar, try the best Samarkand bread and fruit, and excavations of the ancient city Afrosiab Museum, Mausoleum of Khodja. For lunch you will go to the local Uzbek restaurant. Free time to spend at leisure. By 8 clock for dinner you will be served in a good restaurant. Overnight in one of the oldest cities in the world. For the night, you are in a fictional hotel.
Day 4: Breakfast will be served in 8o'clock. Transfer to Shakhrisabz - a unique monument of urban design and architecture (90 km, 1.5 hours). It will be an unforgettable day for you. For lunch you will try the traditional Uzbek food at a local restaurant. Shakhrisabz tour: ruins of the "Ak-Saray Palace" - Tamerlan summer residence that shocked the imagination of his contemporarie. The Golden Road to the historic town of Samarkand - a crossroad of cultures in the world. They will go to one of the best places for dinner at 8 o `clock. Lodging for the night in the national hotel.
Day 5: You will have your breakfast at 8 o `clock. Tour includes a transfer to the camp over the village Yangigazgan (260 km, 4 hours) yurt. Spend an unforgettable day. Accommodation is in traditional Kazakh yurt with all necessary equipment: showers, kitchen, etc. go for lunch at the local Uzbek restaurant. Experience sandy landscapes, flora and fauna of the Kyzyl-Kum desert. In the evening, learn how to ride camels. By 8 clock for dinner you will be served in a good restaurant. Overnight in Silk Road is a traditional style. For the night, you are in a fictional hotel.
Day 6: Breakfast will be served in 8o'clock. Tour Aydarkul lake. Fishing, picnicking. It will be an unforgettable day for you. Swimming. For lunch you will try the traditional Uzbek food at a local restaurant. Back to the yurts. Camel riding tour or relax in the quiet atmosphere of the desert. They will go to one of the best places for dinner at 8 o `clock. Lodging for the night in the national hotel.
Day 7: You will have your breakfast at 8 o `clock. Tour begins with a trip to Bukhara (270 km, 4 hours) on Nurata (in direct translation from Persian into English "Only-ota" means "father of the Rays") long. Your guide will inform the impressive facts about Uzbekistan. We will visit during this tour of our popular Sarmish Canyon. On the way we see the Stone Gallery of Bronze Age petroglyphs. For lunch you will go to the local Uzbek restaurant. It is a great pleasure to feed and watch the fish. Free time to rest and walk through the old streets of Bukhara. By 8 clock for dinner you will be served in a good restaurant. For the night, you are in a fictional hotel.
Day 8: Breakfast will be served in 8o'clock .. City tour: mausoleum of the Samanids - the oldest brick building in Central Asia, a masterpiece of architecture in the world, mausoleum Chashma Ayub, the (14th c) the estimated "places of trace" left by saints belongs (9-10 c.). For lunch you will try the traditional Uzbek food at a local restaurant. Spend an unforgettable day. Legend has it that once the bible prophet Job (Ayub) visited this place. They will go to one of the best places for dinner at 8 o `clock. Lodging for the night in the national hotel.
Day 9: You will have your breakfast at 8 o `clock. They have a tour to Khiva through Kizil-Kum desert along Caravan road (480 km, 5-7 hours). Arrival to Khiva - the only "outdoor museum" in Central Asia, fully preserved to the present day. For lunch you will go to the local Uzbek restaurant. You will achieve remarkable facts about Uzbekistan with the leader. Hotel accommodation is located within or near "Ichan-Qala" - the historical center of Khiva, which has inscribed on the UNESCO list of world cultural heritage. By 8 clock for dinner you will be served in a good restaurant. For the night, you are in a fictional hotel.
Day 10: Breakfast will be served in 8o'clock. The inner citadel of Ichan-Qala (16-17 cc..) - City Tour will be prepared around the architectural complex khan castle. For lunch you will try the traditional Uzbek food at a local restaurant. Your guide will inform the impressive facts about Uzbekistan. Ensemble consists of the smallest Medressa in Khiva and a minaret, the upper deck has a height of 45 meters and is the highest vantage point in the city. They will go to one of the best places for dinner at 8 o `clock. Free time at leisure. Lodging for the night in the national hotel.
Day 11: You will have your breakfast at 8 o `clock. Transfer to Urgench airport (35 km, 30 min) for morning flight HY 1052 in Tashkent at 09:20 clock. It will be an unforgettable day for you. Arrival in Tashkent at 10:50 and hotel accommodation. For lunch you will go to the local Uzbek restaurant. City tour around Tashkent: "New Tashkent TV Tower" - the highest in Central Asia - 375 m, "memories of the victims of repression" - the Memorial and Museum. By 8 clock for dinner you will be served in a good restaurant. For the night, you are in a fictional hotel.
Day 12: Your guide will meet you in the morning from the hotel and takes you to the airport.

 


 
 
9 - In addition to its main task as the Kalon Minaret Minaret as a watchtower and a guide to approaching caravans served on the Silk Road. In the 18th and 19 Century, it had more grim use: men were sentenced by the Emir, flung to her death from above.
Genghis Khan is so by the minaret that he ordered it spared when he attacked Bukhara in the 13th Century have impressed. He has, however, in typical fashion Ghengis, reduce the rest of the city in ruins.
The present Kalon Mosque, beside the minaret, not Ghengis survived and was in the 16th Century up again. It was used as a warehouse in Soviet times and only reopened as a working basis mosque in 1991.
The Kalon Minaret has 14 ornamental bands, each of them different. These include the first use of glazed blue tiles, which was ubiquitous in Central Asia. Slightly lighter patches on the south and east, which were seen to be damaged by artillery in 1920.
Maghok-i Attar Mosque
It dates from the 12th Century, the Maghok-i Attar Mosque is the oldest mosque in Bukhara in Central Asia. It also features an illustrious history of holiness - the remains of a Zoroastrian temple and a Buddhist temple have been found under him, and Jews once used it as a synagogue.
This site was originally occupied by a Buddhist temple and later a Zoroastrian temple in the 5th Century was built. The Zoroastrian temple was destroyed by the Arabs and replaced with a mosque in the 12th Century, the name Maghok-i Attar ("Pit of the Herbalists") because of the proximity Spice Bazaar was.
An earthquake destroyed the mosque in 1860. It was excavated and restored in the 1930s, in which the earlier structures were found.