0                               128 bld/8, Usmon Nosir str., Tashkent, 100059, UZBEKISTAN                                 ...
DAY 3   Samarkand            Breakfast at hotel        -                    Transfer to Shaxrisabz                        ...
DAY 6   Merv –      SS of Old Merv & Mary. Flight to Ashgabat                   Breakfast at hotel. Check out & drive to B...
DAY 8   Ashabat –   Flight to Dashoguz. SS of Koneurgench. Cross        Kunya –                    into Uzbekistan        ...
DAY 10   Tashkent -        Arrival to the ex capital of Kazakhstan and hotel         Almaty            accommodation. Rest...
including: Russian Orthdox Church and Dungan                                             Mosque.                          ...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5

4 stans a uzbekistan turkmenistan kazakhstan kyrgyzstan 15 days travel package


Published on

Advantour, Orexca, RoxanaTour, Roxana Tour, Roxana Tourism, Roxanatour.com, Greg Stephenson, Rakhmatjon Ibragimov, Gary Wintz, Calum Macleod, Bradley Mayhew, Golden Road to Samarkand, Samarkand, tashkent, Bukhara, Khiva, Silk Road, Central Asia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Heart of Central Asia, Kyrgyz Republic, Rowan Stewart, Susie Weldon, Robert Middleton, Huw Thomas, Markus Hauser, Tajikistan and the High Pamirs, Marco Polo, Luce Boulnois, Tamerlan, Alexander The Great, Edgar Knobloch, National Geographic, Colin Thubron, Lonely Planet, Alan Palmer, Robert Rand, Peter Hopkirk, Laurence Mitchell, Amin Maalouf, Paul Brummell, Craig Murray, Christopher Aslan Alexander, Carpet Ride to Khiva, Daniel Metcalfe, Out of Steppe, F.M. Bailey

Published in: Travel
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

4 stans a uzbekistan turkmenistan kazakhstan kyrgyzstan 15 days travel package

  1. 1. 0 128 bld/8, Usmon Nosir str., Tashkent, 100059, UZBEKISTAN Tel: (+998 90) 188 97 17 Fax: (+998 71) 250 25 22 Email: travel@roxanatour.com Web-site: www.roxanatour.com ___________________________________________________________________________________ 4 stan: TRIP TO THE HEART OF THE GREAT SILK ROAD UZBEKISTAN-TURKMENISTAN- UZBEKISTAN – KAZAKHSTAN - KYRGYZSTAN Duration Tour: 15 days 14 nightsDays Destinations Time ItineraryDAY 1 Tashkent Flight to Tashkent by … Arrival Meeting at the airport of Tashkent. Transfer to hotel, check in and rest after the flight. City tour in Tashkent Khastimam Complex, Kukeldash Madrasah, Abdulaziz Madrasah New Part of the city; Independence square, Amir Temur Museum, Alisher Navoi theatre, Amir Temur square etc.DAY 2 Tashkent- 06:00 Breakfast at Hotel Samarkand 07:00 Transfer to train station and by train to Samarkand (optional) 10:30 Arriving Samarkand Sightseeing tour of Samarkand: Guri Emir- Legendary mausoleum where Amir Temur and all his family buried. Registan square- World famous complex of 3 Madrasahs and golden dome mosque. 14:00 Lunch. Accommodation at hotel. Continuing city tour: Mosque Bibi Khanum – The biggest Mosque ever built in Central Asia as gift from wife of Temerlame to her husband. Siyab local bazzar-unique place where you can get acquainted with the life of Samarkand people. Shahi - Zinda necropolises, a holy place and cemetery with graves of Temured’s dynasty and a grave of cousin of Prophet Muhamed. Observatory of Ulugbek – incredible construction of 15 century for studying astronomy. Free time at leisure.
  2. 2. DAY 3 Samarkand Breakfast at hotel - Transfer to Shaxrisabz The birthplace of Tamerlane, his palace Ak Sarai Shaxrisabz and Kok Gumbaz mosque, and Mausoleum of - Bukhara Jehangir (Tamerlanes grandson), plus Tamerlanes Mausoleum Lunch at local restaurant Transfer to Bukhara Arrival. Accommodation at hotel. Free time for restDAY 4 Bukhara 08:00 Breakfast at hotel City tour: Visit to Ismael Samani mausoleum (9-10c)-vault of Bukhara rulers dynasty, Chor-Minor, Chashma-Ayub Mausoleums (14 c), Bukhara local bazaar. Visit to Old Bukhara: Poli-Kalon ensemble including Minaret (12c) , Mosque (15c), functioning Madrassah Miri-Arab (16 c), Amir- Alim-Khan Madrassah (14c), Taqi (trading domes), Kukeldash Madrassah (16c), 14:00 Lunch at restaurant Lyab-i-Hauz (17c), Nadir Divanbegi (17c), Magoki Attari (16c), Ulug Beg (15c), Abdul Aziz (17c) Madrassahs; Visit to Registan Ensemble, Ark Fortress (16c) and Bolo-Hauz complex (18 c); Visiting national house for master class of plov (reconfirm with your driver or guide) 19:00 Dinner with national Folklore show and show of national clothes at Nodir Devonbegi madrassahDAY 5 Bukhara- Breakfast at hotel Mary Arrival & Drive to Mary. Meeting at the border Farab/Alat at 09:30 AM (Turkmenis (Turkmenistan side of the border). Border passing tan) formalities. Drive to Mary via Turkmenabat (~300km & 5 hours direct driving). Lunch at local restaurant at Turkmenabat. En route to stops to see amazing sand dunes of Garagum Desert. Upon arrival accommodation & rest or short walking tour within the central part of Mary City which has The Regional Mosque of Mary Province, The Central Theater of Mary, The Convention & Conference Center “Ruhiyet Koshgi”, Central Park & Monument of Mollanepes-the National Classic Poet who lived in Mary in XVIII-XIXcc. Dinner at local restaurant. O/N in Mary Note: Passports with 2 colored photos will be required for registration at the CTB in Mary
  3. 3. DAY 6 Merv – SS of Old Merv & Mary. Flight to Ashgabat Breakfast at hotel. Check out & drive to Bayramaly Mary- (~30km & 30min/driving) to have SS of Old Merv Ashgabat known as Maru Shahu Jahan-King of the World which was for about 300 years became the biggest city in Asia & 8 years Capital of Khalifat, inscribed into the monuments list of World Heritage Book, protected by the UNESCO includes: Gyz Gala & Oglan Gala (VI-VII), Complex of Askhabs (VIII- XIV), Gyaur Gala (IV BC), Buddist Complex (IV- VI), Beni Makhan Mosque-first Mosque build in Central Asia (VII), Erk Gala (VI BC), Soltan Gala (XI), Soltan Sanjar Mausoleum (XII), Ibn Zeid Mausoleum (XII). After SS of Old Merv drive back to Mary. Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch break visit the Local United Museum of History, Ethnography, Flora & Fauna of Mary located in a newly built marbled 2 stored building, The Regional Orthodox Church built by Russians at the end of XIX century. Evening flight to Ashgabat by Flight T5-131. Departure at 19.20. Arrival 20.00 (flight time & costs are subject to be change by to Turkmenistan Airways). Arrival & Accommodation. Dinner at local restaurant. O/N in AshgabatDAY 7 Ashgabat Full Day SS in/around Ashgabat Full Day SS of Ashgabat includes: “Turkmenbashynyn Ruhy Metjidi” which is the biggest mosque in Central Asia & Mausoleum Complex of the tombs of Turkmenbashy and his parents &brothers, Old Nissa-The Sanctuary of Parhian Kings which was included into UNESCO’s World Heritage Book. (Nissa is situated in 15 km to the west of Ashgabat & founded in the III century B.C. Nissa was the capital of Parthian Empire which lasted for about 600 years and was the biggest competitor for the Rome Empire), National Museum of History & Ethnography- only entry without excursion by museum guide (closed on Tuesdays). Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch proceed with SS includes: Park dedicated to Akhalteke Horses- the pride of Turkmen, Presidential Square, Monument of Commemoration: dedicated for the victims of the 1948 earthquake, Gulistan Bazar (known as “Russian Bazaar” 1950s since it was built as then many Russian used to go there for shopping. Despite it is very rare to see them there its old public name is common to hear), Monument of Lenin which was erected in 1927 and survived the earthquake of 1948, Walking tour within the Park of Independency along the hundreds of fountains & statutes with stops to visit Monuments of Independency & Ruhnama. Dinner at local restaurant. After dinner night tour/driving along the main avenues of Ashgabat to have look round its colorful views in night lights which makes it one of the spectacular cities of Central Asia. O/N in Ashgabat.
  4. 4. DAY 8 Ashabat – Flight to Dashoguz. SS of Koneurgench. Cross Kunya – into Uzbekistan Collect boxed pre-ordered breakfasts from the Urgench– reception of hotel (breakfasts are served from 07.00 Dashoguz- only) to be eaten at the airport or wherever possible Khiva places. At 04.50AM early morning transfer to the airport of Ashgabat for flight to Dashoguz. Type of Aircraft Boeing 717-200. Flight T5-101. Departure at 06.20 & arrival at 07.10 (flight time & costs are subject to be change by Turkmenistan Airways). Upon arrival drive (~120km & 2 h/d/d) to have SS of Koneurgench-the capital of Khorezmshahs (III-XVI cc) which was included into UNESCO’s World Heritage Book. Arrival & SS of the Old Urgench includes: Portal of Caravansaray (XI-XIV), Mamun Minaret (X-IX), Il Arslan Mausoleum (XII), Soltan Tekesh Mausoleum (XIII), Ruins of Academy of Horezm (III-XIII), Kutlug Timur Minaret (XIV)-one of the tallest minarets in Central Asia, Turabek Hanum Mausoleum (XIV), Mausoleums of Najm Ed Din Kubra (XIII) & Soltan Aly (XV) located near Dash Metrjit/Medrese (XIX). After SS of Koneurgench drive ~120km & 2 h/d/d to Dashoguz for lunch at local restaurant. After lunch break transfer ~15 km to Dashoguz/Shavat Border Pass via Dashoguz. Cross into Uzbekistan at ~15:00 Meeting at Uzbekistan side of the border, transfer to hotel. Accommodation at hotel Free time for rest and explore the cityDAY 9 Urgench Breakfast at hotel (Khiva) - City tour of Khiva. Visit to the oldest part of the city - Kunya-Ark Tashkent fortress, including Kurinish Khana (17c); Mohammed-Amin-Khan(19c) Madrassah, Kalta Minor Minaret; Mohammed Rakim Khan (19 c) Madrassah, Pakhlavan Mahmoud Mausoleum, Islam Khodja Madrassah and Minaret, Jami Mosque(18c), Kutluq-Murad Inaq (19c) Madrassah, Allakuli khan Madrassah (19c), Ak Mosque, Tash Havli Fortress. Free time at leisure Transfer to Urgench Airport for the evening flight to Tashkent. Arrival and accommodation at Hotel.
  5. 5. DAY 10 Tashkent - Arrival to the ex capital of Kazakhstan and hotel Almaty accommodation. Rest and fresh up. City tour around Almaty: Ascension Cathedral – the second highest wooden building in the world! The Square of 28 Panfilov Heroes. The Glory Memorial dedicated to the victims of the Civil War and the Second World War. Drive to famous place Kok Tebe. It is a mountain near the city with a serpentine road and a panorama view on the top. Also on the top there is a café, benches with people, a park, and even American Slides along the slope of the mountain! Transfer back to the hotel.DAY 11 Almaty - Breakfast. Visit the Museum of Musical Bishkek Instruments. Drive to Medeo – an ice stadium located in a mountain valley on the south-eastern Kyrgyzstan is a outskirts of Almaty. After lunch transfer to rugged and Bishkek city - the capital and the largest city of beautiful Kyrgyzstan (230km, 4-4,5 hours). On the way country, with you will pass a border control. Hotel over half its accommodation. Free time for leasure. Overnight territory in Bishkek. situated in the Tian Shan Mountains.DAY 12 Bishkek- Breakfast. City tour: visiting of Victory Square, Burana Oak Park with stone sculptures, Old Square, The House of Parliament, Main Ala Too Square, Tower – White House, Manas Hero Square, City Hall and Issyk Kul many other interesting places. Also you will visit Lake – our famous Asian Bazaar where you will make a Cholpon lot of colorful photos. After lunch drive to Burana Tower. On the way Ata visiting Stone Warriors – Balbals. After an interesting excursion and climbing on the top of the Tower drive to the most famous place of Kyrgyzstan – Issyk Kul Lake. You can swim in the lake and to see mountains around you with snow white peaks! Overnight in resort.DAY 13 Issyk Kul Breakfast. Short trekking to see petroglpihs. You Lake – can see a panorama view of the Issyk Kul Lake from this place – people were thinking that it was Karakol the middle of the world. All these pictures were depicted on the southern side of stones. People believed that in this case the God of the Sun will see their messages. Also beside the pictures there are big stones put in a circle way to make sacrifices. Drive to Karakol town. City tour
  6. 6. including: Russian Orthdox Church and Dungan Mosque. Overnight in guesthouse.DAY 14 Karakol – Breakfast. drive to Jeti Oguz gorge. It’s famous Jeti Oguz – for its red rocks formations that have a name Seven Bulls – Jeti Oguz. Observing Broken Bishkek Heart Mountain! It is possible a short trekking to a top of a mountain (20 minutes) to see a panorama view of the gorge! There are yurts on the way and people can offer you to drink Kumis. It is a national drink that is made of mare’s milk, and it is an alcoholic drink as a beer. Drive to Bishkek. Visit one of the most interesting families in Kyrgyzstan – the family of Eagle Hunters. Overnight in Bishkek.DAY 15 Bishkek - Breakfast at hotel Transfer to airport for departure flight Services included in main tour price: Services excluded in main tour price:  Double / Single accommodation with breakfast  Airfare due to the program (international )  Local English speaking guide service in the cities  All optional deviations from the main itinerary  Transport service all over tour by luxury air conditioned  Photo-and video charges car/minivan/bus  All personal expenses (extra luggage fee, room service,  Portages charge at airports and hotels Tips at the airports medical expenses/insurance, etc.) and hotels  Trip cancellation / accident insurance  Picnic and coffee stops  Tips to the guides and drivers  1 Bottle of mineral water per person per day  Meals (Lunches and Dinners)  Entrance fees to all sightseeing and monuments  Folklore shows in Bukhara city  Local and international flights as per itinerary  OPTIONAL services for your choice; Tashkent: Tickets for performance in Alisher Navoi Theatre, Visiting Christian churches, Cup of Tea at Tashkent TV tower restaurant Tashkent zoo and botanic garden. Any museums of Tashkent And much more Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva, Ferghana: Decussating of local wines of local factories, all museums, theatres, taking part in national holydays, parties and customs / Traditions. Visiting Uzbek families, Schools, medical institutions, bazaars, archives of ancient books, libraries and much much more.  Presents from Roxana Tour  Visa support