Uzbekistan Uncovered

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4.5 Based on 50 Reviews
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  • Cultural, religious and historic sites
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  • duration 11 days
  • tour type Group
  • age requirement 16+ yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Starts Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  • Ends Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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  • Time to explore Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan
Starting and ending in Tashkent, the "Uzbekistan Uncovered" trip is a guided cultural, religious and historic sites trip that takes 11 days. You will travel through Tashkent, Khiva and Bukhara in Uzbekistan. "Uzbekistan Uncovered" is a small group trip which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Who can mention the names of Samarkand, Bokhara or Khiva without conjuring up images of the romance and intrigue of the Great Game, of skull caps and silk sashes, of fabulously coloured mosaic domes and minarets, or of a newly arrived caravan train of traders just out of the deserts of the east? This journey to the heart of Central Asia takes us back across the centuries but also reveals a modern day Uzbekistan.
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 50 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • On Aug 22 2019
5 - Excellent
Go and experience Uzbekistan
“An amazing trip if youre interested in Early to modern civilisation, beautiful architecture and a country rediscovering its heritage and crafts. The people are very welcoming, dress code is relaxed and beer or wine is always an option at mealtimes. Its a country worth seeing now.”
  • Anonymous
  • On Jun 23 2019
4 - Very Good
Fascinating Place
“The names of Samarkand and Bukhara have conjured dreams since my school days many years ago and I never thought I would have a chance to see them. The fall of the USSR and now visa-free travel has left this land of desert fortresses, caravan stops and the beautiful buildings covered in ornate blue tiles within reach. The land of Tamerlane, the vastness of the central Asian steppes and the magical cross-roads of civilisations and learning need to be seen to be believed.”
  • Anonymous
  • On May 28 2019
4 - Very Good
Uzbekistan Uncovered
“A good overview of the country taking in the historic and architectural highlights of Uzbekistan. Transport was Good although it was evident that the train journey was more often than not unavailable. On a personal note, I felt that the group size (16) was too large.”
  • Anonymous
  • On May 07 2019
5 - Excellent
Sucessful and Safe
“It was a marvellous trip. Each day was filled with new wonders and excitement. Plenty of wow moments. A visit that was completely safe and rewarding”
  • Day 1: Start Tashkent; city tour.
  • Day 2: Fly to Urgench; transfer to Khiva; city tour.
  • Day 3: Visit the desert castles of Toprak Qala, Qizil Qala and Ayaz Qala.
  • Day 4: Drive across Central Asian Plateau and through desert to Bukhara.
  • Day 5-6: Two days to explore Bukhara, including the 12 Century Char Minar, Bolo Khauz Mosque and the old Summer Palace of the Emirs.
  • Day 7: Drive via Gijduvan and Rabad Malik to our yurt camp in the desert.
  • Day 8: Free time at Aidarkul Lake; visit Nurata, then continue to Samarkand.
  • Day 9: Full day tour in Samarkand visiting Registan Square, Ulugbek Observatory and Mausoleum of Tamerlane.
  • Day 10: Free morning; return to Tashkent.
  • Day 11: End Tashkent
  • All accommodation
  • All breakfasts, 2 lunches and 1 dinner included
  • All transport and listed activities
  • Tour leader throughout
  • 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 Uzbekistan Uncovered tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Uzbekistan Uncovered tour. You can cancel the tour up to 91 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 90 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 14 January 2022, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 14 January 2022, a deposit of 25% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 90 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Uzbekistan Uncovered 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.


For this Uzbekistan Uncovered 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:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • An average group size of maximum 10 people have been implemented on this tour to protect against COVID-19. Local authority requirements will furthermore be followed.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and sanitizing has been implemented on this package tour. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will furthermore be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Several COVID-19 distancing measures have been adopted on this package tour to keep travellers safe.
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