Uzbekistan travels and trips 11

Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 11
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. Check out from hotel. Be sightseeing in Tashkent. It is one of the largest ancient cities in Central Asia, the capital of Uzbekistan. In Uzbek Tashkent means "the Stone City" and is also known as a city of striking contrasts. For lunch you will try the traditional Uzbek food at a local restaurant. You will see ancient and modern city. Your guide will inform the impressive facts about Uzbekistan. Tour to Samarkand is waiting for you (330 km). They will go to one of the best places for dinner at 8 o `clock. Arrival to Samarkand and accommodation at hotel. Lodging for the night in the national hotel.
Day 3: You will have breakfast at 8 o `clock. Full day city tour in Samarkand "The City of the Blue Dome": The history of Samarkand dates to 2500 and more years from now landmark dating back to the times of Timur Dynasty and is of the same importance as architectural masterpieces of ancient Egypt, China, India, Greece and Rome. For lunch you will go to the local Uzbek restaurant. You will achieve remarkable facts about Uzbekistan with the leader. Also you will visit during the tour a craft business. By 8 clock for dinner you will be served in a good restaurant. For the night, you are in a fictional hotel.
Day 4: Breakfast will be served in 8o'clock. It will be an unforgettable day for you. City tour in Samarkand. Visit Bibi Khanum Mosque (XV c.), Oriental Market "Siyab Bazar", Imam Al-Bukhariy mausoleum. For lunch you will try the traditional Uzbek food at a local restaurant. Fashion Show - Today you will have a tour to a theatrical demonstration of national costumes. By 8 clock for dinner you will be served in a good restaurant. Free time. 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. After breakfast tour to Bukhara (280 km, 3-4 en route). Spend an unforgettable day. On the way, take a tour to Rabate Malik and famous ceramist workshop visit in Gijduvan. For lunch you will go to the local Uzbek restaurant. Arrival in Bukhara and accommodation at hotel. By 8 clock for dinner you will be served in a good restaurant. For the night, you are in a fictional hotel.
Day 6: Breakfast will be served in 8o'clock. Full day city tour in Bukhara: How in the holy book Avesta Bukhara is mentioned one of the oldest cities of Uzbekistan on the sacred hill of spring offers of Zoroastrians laid built. For lunch you will try the traditional Uzbek food at a local restaurant. This city was once a large shopping center on the Great Silk Road. It will be an unforgettable day for you. Show at Medrese Nadir Devan Begi with folklore. 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. We will visit during the tour Faizulla Khodjaev House Museum, Tea House, Sitorai Mokhi Hosa Palace (XIX-XX), once the country estate of the last emir. Here you see one of the best examples of palatial. For lunch you will go to the local Uzbek restaurant. So-called "White Hall" with its Guncha carvings with mirror layer are of extraordinary beauty. Your guide will inform the impressive facts about Uzbekistan. Free time for leisure. Dinner. For the night, you are in a fictional hotel.
Day 8: Breakfast will be served in 8o'clock. After breakfast at the hotel is a trip to Khiva (480 km.) Through Kizil-Kum desert. For lunch you will try the traditional Uzbek food at a local restaurant. On the way you have to get to know a tour of the surrounding countryside. Spend an unforgettable day. Arrival to Khiva and accommodation at hotel. They will go to one of the best places for dinner at 8 o `clock. Free time for leisure. Lodging for the night in the national hotel.
Day 9: You will have your breakfast at 8 o `clock. Check out from the hotel. Sightseeing tour in Khiva: Ichan-Kala architectural ensemble - "outdoor museum". History of Khorezm dates back to ancient times so long that few civilizations match his age. You will achieve remarkable facts about Uzbekistan with the leader. They are palaces to see during the tour to the rich mosaic, unique beatiful minarets, mosques and madrasas. For lunch you will go to the local Uzbek restaurant. Tour is the Urgench airport. Flight to Tashkent. Arrival in Tashkent. By 8 clock for dinner you will be served in a good restaurant. Transfer to hotel and accommodation. For the night, you are in a fictional hotel.
Day 10: Your guide will meet you in the morning from the hotel and takes you to the airport.

 


 
 
11 - History
According to legend, Khiva was about 2500 years ago, when a son of Noah, Shem discovered a fountain in the middle of the desert called "Khi-wa!" (The locals enjoy this exclamation roughly translated as "sweet water company founded"). For the next 1000 years or so, the range of settlements that are used in the vicinity of the Amu-Darya river to irrigate the agriculture was inhabited. According to the archaeologists Khiva was the 5th and 6 Century founded.
As Islam spread to the area, the first major structures in the vicinity of Shem were well built, and it became known as a small trading post on the Silk Road. The first written sources from the 10th Century. The Arab traveler Al Istachri Khiva mentioned in his list of the main settlements inChorezm. The Arab geographer, Ibn Battuta visited Khiva in the 14th Century. He praised the Emir that there was tireless maintenance of law and order and reported that the city people that it was so full of impossible, was to find its way into the crowd.
Only in the 16th Century when an Islamic capital Khiva Khanate (beginning a bitter rivalry with another Khan 460 km along the Silk Road in Bukhara) has been made that the majority of immense architectural projects Khiva and the city began to. Than one center of power in the region Locals say (sometimes in a whisper) that if Khiva do not have a rivalry with near Bukhara, it would not be a significant site that it is today. In the 19th Century only a strong central power was created and taxes and money were introduced.
For a long time Khiva was one of the most important markets of slaves in Central Asia. Slavery.however was only officially abolished during the October Revolution of 1917. Khiva with its 94 mosques and 63 mederssahs is considered as an important center of Islam. Due to this importance Khiva was recognized as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1990.