Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 09
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 10 days
Day 1: Arrival at the airport of Tashkent. Moving to Tashkent - the capital of Uzbekistan. Tashkent. Place and a breakfast at the hotel. Night in hotel.
Day 2: We will have to move to Samarkand (315 km, 5 hours) and placement in the hotel. A sightseeing tour of a city: "The mausoleum of Gur Emir" - grave of Timur (14-fifteen), which was constructed for grandson Muhammad the Temura-Sultan, and graves of three other Timurids - sons of Temur - Miranshah and Shahrukh and his grandson Ulugbek.
Day 3: After breakfast we visit: market Siab try the best Samarkand bread and fruit, and an excavation of the ancient city Afrosiab Museum, Mausoleum of Khodja Daniyar - Legend Associates with the Koran and the Bible prophets Danijara (Daniel), whose remains are here Tamerlane , a memorial complex of the outstanding seminarian of Imam Muhammada Sunni al-Bukhari (died in 870) and the largest observatory brought 15 c. It is built of Ulugbek. Free time to spend a free time. Night in one of the oldest cities in the world.
Day 4: We will be putting in Shakhrisabz - a unique monument of urban design and architecture (90 km, 1.5 hours). Shakhrisabz Tour: Ruins "Ak-shed" - the summer residence Tamerlana have struck the imagination contemporarie. Gold Road to the historic town of Samarkand - a crossroad of cultures in the world. Night in Samarkand.
Day 5: After breakfast move to yurtas Yangigazgan through the village (260 km, 4 hours). Accommodation in traditional Kazakh yurts all necessary equipment: per capita, kitchens etc. dinner. Experience sandy landscapes, flora and fauna Kyzyl-godfather leave. To learn camels go in the evening. Dinner from a fire with Kazakhstan is similar to sing. Night traditional style of the Silk Road of the Century
Day 6: We will go out to sea Ajdarkul. Fishing, picnicking. Pool. Eating fried fish for dinner was caught by sea. To back in yurts. Driving on camels or relax in a quiet atmosphere of the desert. Night in yurts under the starry sky of the desert.
Day 7: After breakfast move to Bukhara (270 km, 4 hours) by Nurata (in Persian with English direct transfer "only-ota" the father means "bar"). To see a gorge on the way to visit the gallery of stone Sarmish a Bronze Age petroglyphs. To feed this great joy and observe fish. A free time for recreation and walks along ancient streets of Bukhara.
Day 8: We have a tour on a city: mausoleum of the Samanids - the oldest brick building in Central Asia, a masterpiece of architecture in the world (9-tenth), mausoleum Chashma Ayub that concerns estimated to "pursue Places" to the left Holy (14). The legend says that once Bibles prophets Iov (Ayub) visited this place. The night is quiet and cozy hotel in Bukhara.
Day 9: After breakfast move to Khiva through the desert Kyzyl-godfather lengthways caravan on the road (480 km, 5-7 hours). Arrival to Khiva - only "the open-air museum" in Central Asia, which was completely, has remained until today. Accommodation in the hotel in or near "Ichang-Kala" - the historical center of Khiva, which was registered in the list of world cultural heritage by UNESCO. The night is in Khiva.
Day 10: breakfast. Tour on a city is an architectural complex of the palace of the khan - (The 16-seventeenth CC.) An internal citadel Ichang-Kaly. The ensemble consists of the smallest madrassah in Khiva and the minaret of the upper deck at a height of 45 meters and is the highest point in the city. A free time. The night is in Khiva.
Day 11: breakfast. A transfer to the airport in Urgench (35 km, 30 mines) on the morning flight HY 1052 in Tashkent at 09:20 clock. Arrival in Tashkent at 10:50 and placement in the hotel. A sightseeing tour across Tashkent: "The new Tashkent TV Tower" - the highest in the Central Asia - 375 m, "Memoirs for the victims of reprisals" - a memorial and museum. The night is in Tashkent.
Day 12. After breakfast, you will be met by your guide at the airport from there depending on the time of departure of a detail
9 - a circle around the Hivinsky Khanate was created at the same time. Meanwhile, the Governor-General has continued to diplomatic pressure on Muhammad Rahim Khan II, demanding that he open to Hivu Russian trade, taxes, instead of Kazakh tribes have adopted Russian citizenship.
But Hivy governors refused these demands and has advanced needs: Russia should not settle Hivinsky independent khanates in the achievement of key policy-Asian.
After the conquest of Tashkent and Samarkand, and the conclusion of agreements with De Bukhara and Kokand khanates of Russia's attention in Hivu, which was a refuge for all the enemies of the Russian Empire has paid. Realizing this, the kan Hivinsky Khanate of negotiations with St. Petersburg, about Turkestana Governor General was founded. At the same time, the Khan sent the second Ambassador to the Governor General of Caucasus. However, all his attempts were in vain.
The Khan also sent ambassador to the vice-chancellor of India, it has received, but the negotiations have brought no results. By November, the Russian military division was never likely to develop the strategy in Central Asia in terms of their ongoing rivalry with England. Now the fate of Khan is Hivy was saying before.
The 23 February 1872 at the conference, chaired by the Ministry of Defense, generals and governors Turkestana Orenburg, also the head of the Asian Affairs invited the plans ended. This was necessary to have decided in the hands of Hivy forces. The plan of military operations was broken. The leaders of the military expedition Hivy not add in the Russian possessions, and subordination of their claims to Russia was only KP Kaufman. Kaufman was not satisfied with this order and before the march began in 1872, was that "written commit the latest provisions on Hivy to these Khans' the letter to the Ministry of Defence.
To make all attempts to Governor General to obtain permission in Russia Hivy
The government has fallen empires. It was stated that Russia did not want to strive for diplomatic relations with England.