Tour itinerary: Tashkent - Samarkand - Bukhara - Tashkent
Season: 21-25 of March,2021
Days: 5 | Nights: 4
Long ago, the people of Uzbekistan celebrate the departure of a harsh winter and the onset of a gentle spring with the holiday of Navruz. On these days, national spring treats, sumalak, are cooked everywhere, treat guests to delicious golden pilaf and national dances. Anur Tour Company invites you to join this holiday and celebrate it with the residents of the main cities - Samarkand, Bukhara and Tashkent.
Development of your individual tour is possible, taking into account your desires, dates of arrival and departure. The price of the tour in this case will be considered upon request.
12:15 Departure from Almaty by flight KC127 (Air Astana).
12:50 Arrival in Tashkent.
Meeting at the airport. Transfer to the city center, the beginning of the excursion in Tashkent:
Visiting the old part of the city: complex Khast Imam, which consists of Barakkhan Madrasa, Kaffal Shashi Mausoleum and the Library of Islamic Literature, where the original Koran Usman is located. After this, we will visit the Amir Temur Square , the square of the Opera and Ballet Theater. Navoi, Independence Square and the Monument "Courage" - a monument to the victims of the earthquake of 1966, the Mausoleum of Kaldirgoch-Biya (Tole-Biya).
Transfer to the hotel. Resting time. Overnight.
07:00 Transfer to the Tashkent railway station.
08:00 Departure to Samarkand on the high-speed train "Afrosiab"
10:10 Arrival in Samarkand. Meeting and transfer to hotel. If the rooms are free - check in.
Excursion in Samarkand with a visit to the famous the largest medieval building in the city. Lunch at one of the national restaurants of Samarkand.
After lunch, continue the tour with a visit to the Observatory of Ulugbek, the Shahi Zinda Necropolis . At the request of guests, you can visit the paper workshop in the village of Konigil, near Samarkand.
Transfer to the hotel. Overnight.
Breakfast. Free time before lunch.
After lunch, transfer to Bukhara (270 km). On the way, an acquaintance with the workshop of the famous ceramic master Abdullo Narzullaev in the city of Gijduvan. Here you can see the process of creating pottery and tableware.
If desired, you can participate in a master class on painting ceramics (on request).
Arrival in Bukhara. Hotel accommodation.
In the evening, a master class on cooking pilaf in the restaurant "Doston House - National House".
Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel.
10:00 Meet with a guide at hotel's lobby. Excursion through the old part of Bukhara: visiting the Mausoleum of Samanids, Bolo Hauz Mosque, - the ancient citadel, buildings of the beginning of the 1st century BC, Poi Kalon Square, consisting of the famous minaret and Kalyan mosque, Miri Arab Madrasa. Walk through the trade domes of Bukhara: Toki Saraffon, Toki Telpakfurushon, Toki Zargaron, where they used to trade in silk, headdresses, expensive jewelry and traders who came to Bukhara from distant countries. And now there you can see and buy various souvenirs, jewelry.
The excursion will continue to visit the Ulugbek and Abdullazizkhan madrasas; Tim Abdullahan; the caravan of saraydah Sayfiddina, where the craft development center of Bukhara is now located; Magoki Attari Mosque; the center of old Bukhara: the Lyabi-Hauz ensemble - the honako and the Nodir Divan Begi madrasah, the Kukeldash madrasah, and the monument of the well-known Khoja Nasreddin.
21.30 Transfer to the railway station.
22:40 Departure by night train No. 661 to Tashkent. Night on the train.
06:40 Arrival in Tashkent.
Transfer to the cafe, where you can order breakfast.
Visit to Chorsu bazaar and other attractions (car with driver will be provided).
11:00 transfer to the center of Plov.
In honor of the holiday Navruz, a tasting of the national Uzbek pilaf as a gift from the company Anur Tour.
12:20 Transfer to the airport.
14:20 Departure to Almaty by flight KS128 (Air Astana)
16:55 Arrival in Almaty.
End of the tour.
- Accommodation in double rooms with breakfast;
- Excursion program in Tashkent, Samarkand and Bukhara;
- All entrance tickets (for the attractions listed in the program);
- Services of a professional Russian-speaking guide on city excursions;
-All transfers, including a meeting, departure, and also excursions in Tashkent, Samarkand on minibuses with the conditioner;
-Tickets for high-speed train "Afrasiab" high-speed train (tourist class) Tashkent-Samarkand;
- Tickets for the night train (compartment car) Bukhara - Tashkent;
- Air tickets to Almaty - Tashkent - Almaty;
- Meals (lunch, dinner and breakfast on day 5);
- Personal medical insurance;
- Payment for the use of additional service in the hotel.