The Silk Road of Uzbekistan

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  • Active and outdoor
  • Cultural, religious and historic sites
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  • duration 11 days
  • tour type Group
  • age requirement 14+ yrs
  • max group size 17
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  • Ends Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Tashkent Mingle with the locals in the lively Chorsu market
  • Khiva Visit to the most romantic city on the Silk Road
  • Bokhara Admire Islamic architecture and browse bustling bazaars
  • Yurt stay Sample nomadic life with an overnight in a traditional felt tent
The trip The Silk Road Of Uzbekistan starts from and ends in Tashkent. This is an active and outdoor tour that takes 11 days taking you through Tashkent, Yangikasgan, Samarkand and Bokhara in Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. This is a guided small group trip that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Travel along the fabled Silk Road past ancient caravanserais and across the remote Central Asian landscape on this trip that takes in the highlights of Uzbekistan. Marvel at incredible Islamic architecture and learn about a history that crosses cultures and spans millennia. Khiva - Step back in time as you walk the streets of this \ open air museum\ Yurt stay - Sample nomadic life with when sleeping in a traditional felt tent Samarkand - Discover Timur's city, where Registan Square lies as its stunning blue mosaicked centrepiece.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT EXPLORE
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Andrew's review for another Explore tour
5 - Excellent
  • Andrew
  • On Jun 03 2020
“Loved the trip and would strongly recommend!”
Keith's review for another Explore tour
5 - Excellent
  • Keith
  • On Jan 20 2020
“Our first trip with Explore was to South Africa for our honeymoon and it was fantastic. Out of the many trips we have taken it remains our favourite.
Costa Rica is well up there with a couple of others in second place. A wonderful experience.”
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  • Margaret
  • On Dec 13 2019
“patagonia is a beatuiful country and carolina was just the best guide you could wish for. lots of travelling but worth it for the experiences.”
ITINERARY Expand All
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  • Day 1 : Join trip Tashkent. Afternoon city sightseeing; ride the flamboyant Metro
  • Day 2 : Fly to Urgench in western Uzbekistan and drive to the ancient city of Khiva
  • Day 3 : In Khiva, visit the Old Citadel; free afternoon
  • Day 4 : Scenic drive through vast plains to Bokhara
  • Day 5 : In Bokhara, discover blue-tiled domes and minarets; learn about the city's history
  • Day 6 : Free day to explore Bokhara's sights further
  • Day 7 : Drive to Yangikasgan desert camp for overnight in a yurt; optional camel ride
  • Day 8 : Drive to Samarkand; afternoon exploration of the city's monuments including Registan Square
  • Day 9 : In Samarkand, discover magnificent mosques and mausoleums; free afternoon to explore further
  • Day 10 : In Samarkand, free morning; afternoon high-speed train to Tashkent
  • Day 11 : Tour ends in Tashkent
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Meals
  • 10 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Accommodation
  • Hotel Uzbekistan (2 nights)
  • Hotel Musa Tura (2 nights)
  • Hotel Caravan Plaza (3 nights)
  • Kyzyl-Kum Safari Yurt Camping (1 night)
  • Kamilla Boutique Hotel (2 nights)
Transport
  • Driver(s)
  • Bus
  • Flight
  • Train
Guide
  • Explore Tour Leader
  • Local Guide(s)
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to/from Tashkent are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this The Silk Road of Uzbekistan tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this The Silk Road of Uzbekistan tour. You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 59 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 12 June 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 12 June 2021, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 59 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

The Silk Road of Uzbekistan tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this The Silk Road of Uzbekistan tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • The average size of this tour is just 12 people.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and sanitizing has been implemented on this tour. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will furthermore be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Various COVID-19 distancing measures have been implemented on this trip to ensure the safety of each traveller.
  • This tour has implemented COVID-19 protocols that are guided by the WTTC (World Travel & Tourism Council), UNWTO (World Tourism Organisation), the European Commission and local government regulations. It amongst others take into account personal protection, extensive disinfecting and social distancing measures.
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