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Classic Silk Road

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Jane Alay

ITC Asia Mountains

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Classic Silk Road

This route passes through the great cities through which passed the caravans on the Silk Road. They brought tea, carried away silk, exchanged goods and experiences. As a result, in the most ancient cities lots of traces of the past are left, in the form of clothing, food, caravan sheds and much more. You will be able to see the way of people’s life, hear the stories and legends, and taste the food of the ancient cities.

DAY 1

Urgench-Khiva

Arrival in Urgench and moving from Urgench to Khiva. Accommodation at the hotel, free time.

Overnight in Khiva
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DAY 2

Khiva

Breakfast. Start excursions. Khiva is called an open air museum, its culture and language are fundamentally different from other regions of the country. The towering dome minarets, madrasahs and mosques are not far from the residential areas of the townspeople. You will see the biggest mosques of Khiva, which turned more than thousand years. Visit the Khan's palace of eastern ruler, mosque-madrasah Atajan, Mausoleum Abdal – Bobo, get familiar with the culture and architecture. Dinner at the restaurant. Continue sightseeing. Visit the Ichan Kala. This is an internal fortified city. An important landmark is its layout, which retained the network of small streets and dead ends of the typical old eastern cities. The complex includes such historical sites as: Kun Ark Kalta Minor, Muhammad Amin Khan, Tash Hawley, Ak Mosque, Pahlavan Mahmud Islam Khoja. Overnight at Hotel. Read more

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DAY 3

Khiva - Bukhara

Breakfast. Moving from Khiva to Bukhara. The road passes through the Kyzyl Kum desert and the Amu Darya River, here we will be able to see Kum Reserve - home to ibex and large lizards. Lunch on the way. Arrival to Bukhara, accommodation at the selected hotel. Free time.

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DAY 4

Bukhara

Breakfast. Start excursions. Beautiful Bukhara is a city of thousands of legends. The narrow shadowy streets, bazaars under the arches of the domes, almost every town has its own history. Bukhara is a small city, but an abundance of landmarks makes it really great. Since ancient times there lived Eastern sages - Sufis, Avicenna, and the mythical character - a cheerful Khoja Nasreddin, whose statue stands in the heart of Labi Havuza. You will visit the Mausoleum of the Samanids, Chashma Ayub, Kalon Mosque and Madrasa, summer and winter palaces of the Emir, Chor Minor, Labi Hauz, Miri Arab. We will continue our tour to madrasah of Ulugbek and finish it in the trading dome, where the time seems to stand still. Taking a walk under the arches of the domes, you feel like a resident of the ancient times. Bukhara bazaar is another story. During a walk through the market, you will get acquainted with the real East. The widest selection of spices, ancient jewelry, textiles and skullcaps strikes the eye of even the most experienced person. Read more

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DAY 5

Bukhara - Shakhrisabz - Samarkand

Breakfast. Moving to Karshi, on the way we will see Kishlak Hodzhailgor, in which once Amir Temur was born. Upon arrival we will begin the excursion program. Shakhrisabz is the birthplace of the great military leader Tamerlane. It is also called the city of miracles, because of the healing springs. You will visit the Ak Sarai Palace, the Mausoleum of Jahangir, the Mausoleum of Saadat and Dorus Kuk Gumbaz. Lunch on the way. Next we will move from Shakhrisabz to Samarkand. Arrival in Samarkand, accommodation at the selected hotel. Before dinner we will visit the winery of Khovrenko where the famous taster Haydaraka will take us through the winery's history museum. After that we will go to the tasting room to try the best wines, which were sung in Rubio Omar Khayyam and cognac Samarkand, so much loved by the Russian government. Especially for Medvedev the limited edition cognac – “Crown of the Empire” was created. Dinner at a local restaurant. Read more

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DAY 6

Samarkand

Breakfast. Sightseeing tour in Samarkand. Rome of the East, the pearl of Central Asia, a tasty morsel for many of the world conquerors and the capital of Tamerlane. You will visit the observatory of Ulugbek - the greatest astronomer, Registan square - the center of the Silk Road and the resting place of Sultans and padishah Siyob bazaar, necropolis Shahi Zinda - city of the dead, but with an incredibly positive and peaceful energy. On both sides of the narrow streets there are small mausoleums under the blue domes decorated with turquoise marble. In the old shops you will be able to see photos of old Samarkand and its inhabitants, the Gur-e Amir - the mausoleum of the great Timurid Empire, which holds the remains of Amir Temur - the commander, who didn’t lose a single battle in his life. Read more

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DAY 7

Samarkand - Tashkent

Early breakfast. Departure to Tashkent. Arrival to Tashkent. Start sightseeing in Tashkent with a visit of the old town, in the center of which the Mechetnaya Hast Imam Complex is located, which houses one of the oldest Korans Osman, brought by Amir Temur, the complex is located on Tarikh street, where you will find old houses built of clay. Next we will visit one of the largest bazaars in Central Asia - Chorsu through which passed the ancient caravans. After reviewing the historical part of the city, we will move into the modern part of Tashkent. Then, after dinner, we will have an opportunity to see one of the main sights of Tashkent - Independence Square and the Opera and Ballet Theatre called after Alisher Navoi, the park and the museum of Amir Temur. Farewell dinner at the National restaurant. Overnight at Hotel. Read more

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DAY 8

Tashkent

Breakfast. Beginning of the excursion program in Tashkent with a visit to the old city, in the center of which is the mosque complex Khast Imam, where one of the oldest Koran of Osman, brought by Amir Temur, is stored. The complex is located on Tarih street, where you will see old houses built of clay. Further, a visit to one of the largest eastern markets in Central Asia - Chorsu, through which in ancient times caravans of the Great Silk Road passed. Having familiarized with the historical part of the city, we are moving to the modern part of Tashkent. Then, after lunch, we have the opportunity to get acquainted with one of the main attractions of Tashkent Independence Square, the Opera and Ballet Theater. Alisher Navoi, the square and the museum named after Amir Temur. Farewell dinner in national restaurant. Read more

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DAY 9

Departure

Breakfast. Transfer to airport for flight.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Day in trip
Location
Hotel
Day 1
Location Khiva
Hotel Malika-Khiva
Day 3
Location Bukhara
Hotel Amulet
Day 5
Location Samarkand
Hotel City Hotel
Day 7
Location Tashkent
Day in trip
Location
Hotel
Day 1
Location Khiva
Hotel Asia Khiva
Day 3
Location Bukhara
Hotel Minzifa
Day 5
Location Samarkand
Day 7
Location Tashkent
Hotel Ichan-Qala

TRIP PACKAGE

Package includes

  • Transfer from/to the airport
  • Transport during the tour
  • Accommodation
  • Local guides
  • Information services
  • Entrance fee

Package excludes

  • Airfare
  • Personal expenses
  • Visa, consular fees or any other formalities.
  • Tips
  • Beverages
  • Additional journeys and transfers

REVIEWS

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Larisa Nesova, Russian Federation

На память у нас остались прекрасные фотографии и яркие воспоминания. Всем с удовольствием рассказываем о своем отдыхе с ITC "Asia Mountains" и зовем с нами в очередное путешествие по живописнейшей Киргизии. Надеемся увидеться со всеми впредь! Read more

Sarah Lowry, United Kingdom

Dear Jane Yes, we’re safely home and getting used to life back here. Thank you for all your help in organizing our trip in Kyrgyzstan – we had a wonderful time. Everything went well and all the arrangements were perfect. Marat was a very good and safe driver and made sure we were very well... ear Jane Yes, we’re safely home and getting used to life back here. Thank you for all your help in organizing our trip in Kyrgyzstan – we had a wonderful time. Everything went well and all the arrangements were perfect. Marat was a very good and safe driver and made sure we were very well... Read more

Canipel Jelle, Belgium

Hi Jane Just wanna say in name of all the others that we had a wonderful time with Asia Mountains in Kyrgyzstan. All was perfect, good communications and perfect guide and chauffeur. It was an awesome adventure. Thanks a lot for the good service!

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