Samarkand Sojourn

 

Day 01 - Arrive Samarkand. 
You are met upon arrival at the airport/station and transferred to your hotel.  Rest of day at leisure.

 

Day 02 - Samarkand
One of the oldest cities in Central Asia and once an important trade centre on the famous Silk Road.  Full day sightseeing with guide visiting the
Gur Emir Mausoleum, Rukhabad Necropolis, Registan Square, undoubtedly Uzbekistan's most famous attraction, Bibi Khanum Mosque, Ulugbeg Observatory, the outstanding hillside necropolis of Shakh-i-Zinda and Al Bukhari Complex. 

 

Day 03 - Samarkand. 

Today your guide and driver will take you on a full day sightseeing excursion to Shakhrisabz, the birthplace of Tamerlane.  It is a spectacular drive past some magnificent mountain scenery.  You will visit Ak Sarai (summer residence of Tamerlane), Malik Azhdar Khanagha, Jumma Mosque, Kok Gumbaz, Dorut Tilyavat (House of Meditation) and the Dorus Siadat complexes.  On returning to Samarkand you can stop at one of the numerous chaikhanas set up over the mountain streams where you can enjoy eating home cooked food in a tranquil atmosphere.

 

Day 04 - Samarkand. 
Services end after breakfast.

 

Cost:  Price on application

Includes

  • all accommodation with breakfast daily

  • all sightseeing with local guide

  • all entrance fees

  • all transport by private airconditioned car

  • visa invitation letter for Uzbekistan.

Maps:
Uzbekistan and it's Neighbours        Uzbekistan Only