Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 09
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 10 days
Day 1: Flight to Tashkent and placement in the hotel and then you will have dinner. In the evening dinner will be presented.
Day 2: We begin our journey with Transfer to Samarkand (315 km, 5 hours) and placement in the hotel. A sightseeing tour of a city: "The mausoleum of Gur Emir" - grave of Timur (14-fifteen), which was constructed for grandson Muhammad the Temura-Sultan, and graves of three other Timurids - sons of Temur - Miranshah and Shahrukh and his grandson Ulugbek. In the evening dinner will be presented.
Day 3: This day visit: market Siab try the best Samarkand bread and fruit, and an excavation of the ancient city Afrosiab Museum, Mausoleum of Khodja Daniyar - Legend Associates with the Koran and the Bible prophets Danijara (Daniel), whose remains are here Tamerlane one, Monumental Complex of the outstanding seminarian of Imam Muhammada Sunni al-Bukhari (died in 870) and the largest observatory brought 15 c. It is built of Ulugbek. Free time to spend a free time. Night you will spend in one of the oldest cities in the world.
Day 4: We begin our journey with transfer Shakhrisabz - a unique monument of urban design and architecture (90 km, 1.5 hours). Shakhrisabz Tour: Ruins "Ak-shed" - the summer residence Tamerlana have struck the imagination contemporarie. Gold Road to the historic town of Samarkand - a crossroad of cultures in the world. Night will be spent in Samarkand.
5th Day: In the morning a transfer in yurts through the village Yangigazgan (260 km, 4 hours). Accommodation in traditional Kazakh yurts all necessary equipment: per capita, kitchens etc. dinner. Experience sandy landscapes, flora and fauna Kyzyl-godfather leave. To learn camels go in the evening. Dinner from a fire with Kazakhstan is similar to sing. Night you will spend in the traditional style of the Silk Route century
Day 6: We begin our journey with a trip on the lake Ajdarkul. Fishing, picnicking. Pool. Eating fried fish for dinner was caught by sea. To back in yurts. Driving on camels or relax in a quiet atmosphere of the desert. Night will be spent in yurts under the stars in the desert.
Day 7: In the morning drive to Bukhara (270 km, 4 hours) by Nurata (in Persian with English direct transfer "only-ota" the father means "bar"). To see a gorge on the way to visit the gallery of stone Sarmish a Bronze Age petroglyphs. To feed this great joy and observe fish. A free time for recreation and walks along ancient streets of Bukhara. In the evening dinner will be presented.
Day 8: We begin our journey with a tour of a city: mausoleum of the Samanids - the oldest brick building in Central Asia, a masterpiece of architecture in the world (9-tenth), mausoleum Chashma Ayub that concerns estimated to "pursue Places" to the left of the sacred (14). The legend says that once Bibles prophets Iov (Ayub) visited this place. In the evening dinner will be presented. Night will be spent in quiet and cozy hotel in Bukhara.
9th Day: In the morning, a transfer to Khiva through the desert Kyzyl-godfather lengthways caravan on the road (480 km, 5-7 hours). Arrival to Khiva - only "the open-air museum" in Central Asia, which was completely, has remained until today. Accommodation in the hotel in or near "Ichang-Kala" - the historical center of Khiva, which was registered in the list of world cultural heritage by UNESCO. Night will be spent in Khiva.
Day 10: We start our trip with a tour of town is an architectural complex of the palace of the khan - internal citadel Ichang-Kala (the 16-seventeenth century). The ensemble consists of the smallest madrassah in Khiva and the minaret of the upper deck at a height of 45 meters and is the highest point in the city. A free time. Night will be spent in Khiva.
Day 11: In the morning, a transfer from the airport in Urgench (35 km, 30 mines) on the morning flight HY 1052 in Tashkent at 09:20 clock. Arrival in Tashkent at 10:50 and placement in the hotel. A sightseeing tour across Tashkent: "The new Tashkent TV Tower" - the highest in the Central Asia - 375 m, "Memoirs for the victims of reprisals" - a memorial and museum. In the evening dinner will be presented. Night you will spend in Tashkent.
Day 12: Transfer to the airport for a start.
9 - The minarets has played a prominent role in creating the architectural feature of the city.
In the early 12th Century - the Arslan-Khan has arranged to deliver the minaret of the old cathedral mosque near the fort. When this work was finished, "someone has left the building" has the minaret of the Mosque Cathedral fallen and destroyed two thirds. For the second time the Arslan-Khan has ordered to build the minaret. For enrollment in the maiolica birjuzovom under the cornice simply Kalyan minaret was found that in 1127 was over. You can "the name of Arslan-kan" to read half the weight of the stem. Established, the teacher's name - Bano, whose tomb have noticed people on the ground, between adjacent locking positions. The minaret Kalyan reminds Maverannahra round trunk characteristic ornate brick towers of arcs. Its bottom diameter - diameter of 9 meters - 6 meters, the total height of 45.6 meters. There is an edge-spiral staircase inside the hull. SHestnadtsatiletny arcs hanging on the trunk of the minaret roundabout, assisting in the placement of output lines formalized as stalactite cornice.
Kaljan reconcile Muslim Seminary masterpiece of architecture is outdated, is the monument of the 5th Century, have risen from the rubble in the years of Soviet power. In the early 16th Century the mosque was partially rebuilt. Amazing Arches shapes and decoration of the portal have new style lines in the oasis of Bukhara hand drawn in 16-17 centuries. The inscription on the arch of the door, the date, the time of reconstruction. This verse of the Qur'an so that we can see the date from 1514 to 1515. In 1541, near the entrance to the main entrance was on the plate with the cut marble Abdulaziza text fixed me this order says that the inhabitants of Bukhara were free of taxes, some of the reward.
West of the Ark, but until the Arab period Registan area was built in ancient times this was a public part. Locally were sofas (ministries) and palaces until the 13th Century, and then have their markets packaged. From 16 Таки-century trade stores and rasta Tirgaron were near the entrance to the Registan, where traders sold the production. There a few steps Taki-org-Furushon and Tima in the middle, where hats and cotton fabrics were sold. Meat trade, grain, dry goods, paper and ink, support, cattle, watermelons and Dyni, wooden utensils and other things, met in the fields. Unlike stuffed korzinku between the capital markets of the penalties were met. At the end of the ark, the armories, the recipient of the fundamental boss, even large Poyand the Muslim seminary, the Muslim seminary four-storey house corporate butcher Bozori Gusfaid and Muslim seminar Дорул-Shifo where to study future medical, hospital and clinic departments.