Tour : JEEP TOUR
Duration of the tour : 10 DAYS 9 NIGHTS
Destinations : YOUR CITY – TASHKENT – NURATA – SAMARKAND – SHAKHRISABZ - BUKHARA – KIZILKUM – KHIVA – NUKUS – MUYNAK – TASHKENT
Day 1: Arrival in Tashkent V
Arrival in Tashkent. Meeting with the guide, transfer to hotel, check-in.
In the evening take a sightseeing tour of Tashkent.
Day 2: Tashkent-Nurata
In the morning we go to a great trip. Today, the steppes, mountains and desert Nurata ridge we reach the village Yangikazgan. Along the way we will stop at the lake picnic at Aydarkul.
In Yangikazgan stop for the night in a yurt camp, but before drive to the salt lake and a ride on a camel. Dinner will be in the desert under the stars. Romance!
Day 3: Nurata-Samarkand
Going to Samarkand! It is the second largest city of Uzbekistan and one of the oldest cities in the world. Samarkand – is the former capital of Tamerlane’s empire and one of the key cities of the Great Silk Road. During the tour we will see the Gur-Emir Mausoleum (XVc/), the necropolis Shakhi – Zinda (XIV- XV centuries.), Bibi-Khanum Mosque (XV c.), The observatory. Ulugbek (XV c.), Mausoleum Ishrat-Khona (XIV c.). Also visit the Registan Ensemble (including Ulugbek (XV c.), Sher-Dor and Tillya-Kari (XVII century.), And the local oriental bazaar.
Day 4: Samarkand-Shakhrisabz-Bukhara
In the morning, our group goes further – to Bukhara. Our way is through the village of Urgut, Kitab pass (one of the most beautiful places in Uzbekistan, 1700 m above sea level) and Shakhrisabz . In Shakhrisabz we will have lunch and in the evening we will arrive in Bukhara. We will have dinner at the restaurant and watch the folk songs and dances.
Day 5: Bukhara
After breakfast, we walk through the city and admire the medieval mosques, tombs and madrassas, look Ark Fortress, then take a trip to Bukhara suburbs and visit Chor-Bakr to the tombs of sheikhs Dzhuybarskih. At the end of a large excursion program we will find ourselves in a country residence of the Emir of Bukhara – Sitorai MOkhi Khosa (Palace, like the stars and the moon).
Day 6: Bukhara-Khiva
The program of the day – moving along the Kyzylkum desert to Khiva (half way – the sandy road). On the way we will make stops, see the lake in the middle of the desert.
In the evening we will arrive in the city and settled in the hotel.
Day 7: Khiva
This day is devoted to acquaintance with the sights of the city of Khiva. We will see the Fortress Kunya Ark, including Khan Kurinish, Madrassah Mohammed Amin Khan, Islam Khodja Minaret (XVII century.) (XIX c.); Complex Palvan-Kari, complex Abd Al Bobo (XVIII c.), MadrassahRafaneka, Muhammad Rahim Khan (XIX c.), mausoleum Schoch-and-KalandarBobo and other historical objects. Then we will visit a local village to find out what these residents live modern edge.
Day 8:Khiva-Ayaz Kala- Nukus
We’re going to Nukus – the capital of the Republic of Karakalpakstan (a part of Uzbekistan). But first, look at the Ayaz-Kala, where the remains of the ancient fortress of the time of the Kushan culture are (III-II cent. BC)
After lunch, continue your way and reach the goal of today’s trip. Nukus is located on the banks of the Amu Darya River on the edge of the Kyzyl-Kum desert. The city, among other things, is famous for the fact that in the State Museum of Arts. IV Savitsky kept the world’s second-largest and the volume of a collection of Russian avant-garde. This museum, we always visit!
Day 9: Nukus – Muynak
Our caravan is moving to the north, to the sea! After lunch at the Kungrad we get to the city Muinak. About 30 years ago it was a port on the shore of the Aral Sea, and now to the western part of the sea remains of more than a hundred kilometers.
On the Ustyurt plateau, we will divide the camp ground. We sit around the campfire in the evening and again a few days ago to look at the starry sky.
Day 9: Muynak–Aral Sea–Nukus–Tashkent
In the morning we are going to the sea! On the way we stop at the ship graveyard.
Then we move back to Nukus (dinner Zayed Muinak).
In the evening take flight from Nukus HY 1008 airline Uzbekistan Airways flight to Tashkent. On arrival – late dinner.
Day 10: Tashkent – departure
Check out from the hotel. Transfer to airport. End of the tour.
Tour including services:
- 09 Buffet breakfasts at your hotel;
- 08 Lunch and 08dinner at local restaurant with traditional food.
Tour excluding services :