Tour with Samarkand and Bukhara for 7 days with a guarantee.
Preparing this tour, we paid special attention to creating a program that will be interesting and tireless for tourists. Carefully planned excursion routes will pass through Samarkand and sacred Bukhara. Here you can observe the unique monuments of ancient architecture, created by the greatest masters of the era. You are guaranteed to get a charge of positive emotions, an unforgettable experience, and together with our guides you can immerse yourself in the unique and mysterious atmosphere of the east.
One of the oldest cities in Uzbekistan is a true delight for tourists from all over the world. This is not surprising, because Samarkand is the center of the "Great silk road" according to the international organization UNESCO. The city has its own unique atmosphere, plunging into which you will experience true delight, and pleasant impressions of the trip will stay in your memory for a long time.
We created a program that contains a minimum number of transfers. The main time of the tour will be devoted to visiting the most interesting places and getting acquainted with the architecture of the ancient and majestic city.
Tour program to Samarkand and Bukhara
The first day of the tour. Tashkent (Dinner)
Upon arrival in Tashkent, our representatives will meet you at the airport and arrange a transfer to the hotel, where brief information about the tour and dinner will be provided.
The second day of the tour. Tashkent - Bukhara (Breakfast, dinner)
After a hearty breakfast in the hotel restaurant, we will arrange a transfer to the railway station, from where at 07:28 a.m. Afrosiyob train No. 762Ф leaves for Bukhara. Upon arrival at 11:19 a.m. to the station, our specialists will meet you and take you to the hotel, where you will have time and opportunity to relax. In the evening, we will organize a stroll along the narrow streets of the ancient city, which will end with a hearty dinner at the "Lyabi House" teahouse where you can taste the most delicious dishes of national cuisine. A cozy teahouse is located on the very bank of a small ancient open-air reservoir. It is there that you can enjoy delicious food and spend time in a unique atmosphere of calm and harmony.
The third day of the tour. Bukhara (Breakfast, dinner)
After breakfast in the hotel restaurant, you and our guide will go on an interesting excursion with a rich program. During the day you will visit the most famous and interesting places of the city and learn a lot of new and interesting about Bukhara. The program of the day will include places such as: "Chashma-Ayub" and "Samanid" mausoleums, "Ark" fortresses and "Zindan" (old prison), minarets and mosques of complex "Poi-Kalyan", "Mir-i-Arab" active madrasah, the domes of jewelers and hatters, “Khoja-Gaukushan” ensemble, the main Synagogue of Bukhara and madrassas in which Sufis lived and meditated. In addition, during the tour you will visit the "Lyabi house" ensemble. This is the most popular place in the city, and crowds of tourists and locals flock there daily.
The excursion ends with a hearty dinner in a comfortable home atmosphere. During the meal, you will be able to learn a lot of new and interesting things about the hospitality of local residents, their way of life and traditions. In addition, everyone will be able to participate in the preparation of Uzbek pilaf.
The fourth day of the tour. Bukhara-Samarkand (breakfast, dinner)
After breakfast at the hotel, you and our guide will continue the tour of the most interesting places in the city and will see and visit: "Chor Minor" madrasah, memorial complex of "Baha-ud-Din Naqshband", the "Sitora-i-Mohi Khosa" palace (A Star Similar to the Moon), which is the residence of the last emir of Bukhara. City of the dead "Chor-Bakr" - a necropolis - with narrow streets, unique atmosphere and a large number of ancient family tombs.
At the end of an exciting excursion, you will go to the railway station to leave for Samarkand by Afrosiyob train No 761F at 03:50 p.m, the train arrives at 05:20 p.m. at Samarkand station, from where our transfer will get you to the hotel. After a short rest, there will be dinner at a local cozy restaurant with an amazing cuisine.
The fifth day of the tour. Samarkand (Breakfast, dinner)
After a hearty breakfast in the hotel, you will go on a fascinating tour of the ancient city, during which you will visit the most interesting places and learn a lot about local traditions and values. You will see and visit: Registan square — which consists of three amazingly beautiful madrassas – "Ulugbek", "Sher-Dor" and "Tilla-Kori", the Gur-Emir mausoleum – the family tomb of Tamerlane and the heirs of the empire (Temurid necropolis), the ensemble of tombs "Shakhi-Zinda", "Bibi Khanum" — the main mosque of Samarkand, "Siab" Bazaar, etc.
In addition, the program includes a visit to the legendary place, namely "Khoja Daniyar" — the mausoleum in which the relics of the prophet Daniel are buried. There is a legend among the locals, according to which, when transporting the relics of a saint for burial according to local traditions, the horse stopped dead and no one could make it move even a step. When the horse hit the ground with its hoof, a real miracle happened – a spring began to strike from the ground, next to which it was decided to bury the Holy relics. As it turned out later, the water in the spring has healing properties and helps to heal not only the body, but also the soul. Today, the Siab river, formed from an underground spring, is one of the most popular sites in Samarkand. People from all over the world come here to drink icy healing water and take some magical liquid with them.
At the end of the tour, you will also visit the "Afrasiab" Museum of Samarkand, as well as the "Ulugbek" Observatory. In the evening, dinner will be organized at the "Karimbek" restaurant.
The sixth day of the tour. Samarkand-Tashkent (Breakfast, dinner)
After breakfast in the hotel, you will go to Tashkent by transport, where after accommodation at the hotel and a short rest, the most exciting tour will continue. During a tour of Tashkent with our guide, you will visit the most famous museums, Opera and ballet theaters, craft workshops, etc. in Addition, you will see the monument of "Courage", established in memory of the local citizens who survived the terrible earthquake in 1966 and visit the main square of the city – a place where both Tashkent residents and tourists like to relax. A fascinating, rich tour will end with a dinner in a cozy "Al-Aziz" restaurant.
The seventh day of the tour. Tashkent (Breakfast)
In the morning, after having breakfast, you will be transfered to the airport and fly home.
Tour price includes
Both options include:
- accommodation in a standard double/twin room;
- maels according to program (breakfast and dinner);
- train tickets Tashkent – Bukhara and Bukhara - Samarkand, economy class;
- all excursions according to the program, with a local guides in English (if necessary the guide is provided in German, Spanish, Italian, French, Turkish, Japanese, Korean, Chinese and Russian);
- cost of entrance tickets, according to the program;
- for excursions and transfers, air-conditioned transport are provided;
- one bottle of mineral water (1.5 liters) per person per day of the tour;
- photo & video costs during the city tour program;
- visa support to Uzbekistan (if necessary).
Tour price excludes
Important! Both options excludes:
- early check-in and late check-out from the hotels;
- travel insurance;
- excess baggage, which is more than 20 kg;
- expenses for personal needs;
- cost for a visa to Uzbekistan.
- Minimum number of tourists for the tour: 2 people.