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Wonders Of The Silk Road SUZ

Tour Duration 13 Days
  • Khiva
  • Registan Square, Samarkand
  • Miri-I-Arab, Bokhara
  • Ancient Merv
  • Turkmenbashi Spirituality Mosque
  • Tour Style: Classic
  • Tour Type: Small Groups
  • Tour Pace: Busy
  • Tour Comfort: Standard
 

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Uzbekistan Historic Tour

We discover the culture and history of Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan and as we explore the ancient sites and ruins of the UNESCO World Heritage site at Merv and the Parthian Fortress of Nisa. We also explore the fabled Silk Road cities of Samarkand, Ashgabat, Bokhara and Khiva.

Tour Highlights

  • Ashgabat - Exploring Turkmenistan's remarkable capital city, a rich mix of ancient and modern
  • Mary - Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Merv
  • Khiva - Discover the historic heart of one of the great Silk Road cities
  • Bokhara - Guided visits to the Abdul Khan Madrasah and the Emir's Palace
  • Samarkand - Tamerlane's magnificent city, including the Registan and the Shah-i-Zinda
  • Tashkent - Mingle with the locals at Chorsu market in the vibrant Uzbek capital

Itinerary

Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Tour starts Ashgabat. Afternoon city tour

  • 2
    Morning visit Sunday market and Nissa fortress. Afternoon free in Ashgabat

  • 3
    Drive to Mary via Kaka Oasis and Abiverd fortress

  • 4
    Visit ancient site of Merv and Mary Historical Museum

  • 5
    Drive to Bokhara in Uzbekistan. Orientation tour on foot

  • 6
    Sightseeing tour to include the Ark Citadel, Emir’s Palace & Char Minar Mosque

  • 7
    Free day in Bokhara for further exploration

  • 8
    Drive through the Kyzylkum desert to Khiva

  • 9
    Orientation tour of the Old City. Drive to Urgench to catch overnight train to Samarkand

  • 10
    Sightseeing in Samarkand to include Registan Square and Gur Emir Mausoleum

  • 11
    Further sightseeing in morning with afternoon free for personal exploration

  • 12
    Drive to Tashkent. Sightseeing in the capital

  • 13
    Tour ends Tashkent

Tour notes

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We have the following different versions of the Wonders Of The Silk Road tour available at present.

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Included meals 13 0 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Transport
Bus, Train
Accommodation
8 nights Standard Hotel
3 nights Simple Hotel
1 night Basic Overnight Train
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader(s)
Group Size
Generally 12 - 18