Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 04
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 10 days
Day 1: Flight to Tashkent and placement in the hotel and then you will have dinner. Night you will spend in the hotel in Tashkent.
Day 2: We begin our journey on the morning flight in seven clock in the morning to Urgench. Moving to Khiva. Settlement in the hotel. Tour of Khiva: Ichang-Kala is an architectural complex (12-19 century) - the list of World Heritage Site by UNESCO - residences last khan including Ismail Khodja Mausoleum Mohammed Amin Hana madrassas. A dinner later in the day. A dinner. Night will be spent at the hotel in Khiva.
Day 3: Morning departure Khiva and Bukhara (6 hours). On a path, a stop on the Amu Darya river for a picnic. Arrival in Bukhara. Arrival at the hotel. In the evening dinner will be presented. Night will be spent at the hotel in Bukhara.
Day 4: On the morning of the tour across the Bukhara Mausoleum of Ismail Samonid (tomb of the Samanid dynasty founder Ismaila Samani, 10th century), and Kalyan Minaret Kalon Mosque Give Miri Arab madrassah drinks (16 century), going to a dinner during the day. Night will be spent at the hotel in Bukhara.
Day 5: In the first half of the day-tour continued in Bukhara. Ark fortress (the home of the governors of Bukhara), museums inside Ark Fortress, Chor-Minor, summer residence of the governors of Bukhara A dinner. Moving to Samarkand (3 hours). Arrival to Samarkand. Settlement in the hotel. Night will be spent at the hotel in Samarkand.
Day 6: We begin our journey with the survey results, the sights of Samarkand, which includes: the famous Registan area (with Sher Dor 17th century, Tilla measles and Ulugbek 15th century), Zinda necropolis Shokhi (the most important pilgrimage site in Samarkand) based grandiose Bibi Khanum, the Gur-Emir Mausoleum (where are conqueror Amir Timur (Tamerlane), his two sons and two grandchildren buried, 15th century), Observatory of Ulugbek. A dinner later in the day. Night will be spent at the hotel in Samarkand.
Day 7: In the morning move to Tashkent (4 hours). Arrival in Tashkent. Settlement in the hotel. A dinner. Sights of Tashkent, including visits to Chorsu a market in the old part of the city of Tashkent, Kukuldash mosques and haste of the Imam - the official religious center for Muslims in Central Asia consists of madrasas of Barrack of Khan (16 percent), Till the Sheikh a mosque - the Osmanli Turk holds the Koran, the Koran, the old world Kaffal Shoshi mausoleum of Abu Bakr - the Islamic scholars from 13-14. Century is stored in the library of the Mosque. Night you will spend in the hotel in Tashkent.
Day 8: We begin our journey on the morning flight to Fergana. Arrival in Fergana, settlement at the hotel. A trip to Kokand: visit the palace of the governor of Kokand, 19 Century, Narbutebay madrassas and mosques "Juma". A dinner. Visit a ride in Rishton on the way to a pottery workshop. You will spend night in hotel in Fergana.
9th Day: In the morning, a media Margelan. Visit Silk Factory. A dinner. Sights of Fergana. Weeds back to Tashkent. In the evening dinner will be presented. Night you will spend in the hotel in Tashkent.
Day 10: Transfer to the airport for a start.
4 - For the best comfort, plenty of bathrooms, close other public buildings were located at the intersection lying. Such baths in Bukhara and Samarkand existed and were called "Hammom Kundjak" meaning "corner bath." Such baths in Bukhara still works Kalyan Minaret next.
Of Central Asia, the bathrooms are usually constructed of a room and had a rigorous chart for men and women on different days of the week.
In the east, the baths were built not only in the vicinity of the markets and neighborhoods, but also in the palaces, mosques and Muslim seminar. The example of this act was the bathroom Hive Anush-kan, built in the Ak-mosque.
Many of these rooms have been preserved and are now in successful operation. In particular, there are two bathrooms performance in Bukhara - Bozori of Hammam and Kundjak strings. Here everyone can soak in the atmosphere of this medieval.
Nakshbandi memorial: the Sanctuary
The memorial Nakshbandi the Bakhautdin Hodja is one of the most important holy Muslim. Every Muslim knows that respects and honors the name. A great theologian of the fourteenth century, the founder sufijskogo orders "Nakshbandija" was buried at 12 km from Bukhara in the village Kasri Orifon home. Some time ago the place of the pagan temple was Nakshbandi current grave.