TOUR 2. UZBEKISTAN: HISTORY & ADVENTURE
Route: Tashkent – Samarkand – Nurata – Kyzylkum Desert – Aydarkul lake – Bukhara – Tashkent – Chimgan – Charvak – Tashkent
Duration: 8 days
Tour Code: UZB2HIS
Discover the most ancient cities of Uzbekistan as well as its breathtaking nature. You will visit Samarkand, Bukhara, and Khiva. You will hike the mountains of Aktau, Chimgan and Tian Shan and see the great lake Aydarkul. Wanderlust in the Kyzylkum Desert, sleep like a true nomad in a yurt camp and befriend the “magic ship of the desert” - a camel. Visit an ancient settlement and experience the welcoming warmth of locals. This tour is perfect for an active traveler that likes architecture and history just as much as nature.
Day 1 Arrive in Tashkent. Hotel accommodation.
Day 2 Travel to Samarkand. Hotel accommodation. Sightseeing tour in Samarkand.
Day 3 Continue sightseeing tour in Samarkand. Afternoon ride to Yurt camp in the desert.
Day 4 Camel ride to Aydarkul lake. Travel to Bukhara. Hotel accommodation.
Day 5 Sightseeing tour in Bukhara. Travel to Tashkent.
Day 6 Arrive in Tashkent. Day trip to Chimgan Mountains.
Day 7 Sightseeing tour in Tashkent.
Day 8 Depart from Tashkent.