Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 11
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 10 days
Day 1: Flight to Tashkent and placement in the hotel and then you will have dinner.
Day 2: We begin our journey with a tour in Tashkent, one of the largest ancient cities in Central Asia, the capital of Uzbekistan. In the Uzbek Tashkent means "Stone City" and it is known as the city of striking contrasts. You will see both old, and a modern city. A dinner. Moving to Samarkand (330 km). Arrival to Samarkand, and placement in the hotel. In the evening dinner will be presented. Night will be spent in Samarkand
Day 3: Morning tour of all-day tours in Samarkand "Cities Blue Domes": the history of Samarkand is 2500 and now more interest dates back to times of a dynasty of Timur and has dated the same value as architectural masterpieces of ancient Egypt, China, India, Greece and Rome. Also visit a handicraft business. In the evening dinner will be filed in the Uzbek national house with delicious dishes of Uzbek. (On Demand), you will spend night in Samarkand.
Day 4: We begin our journey with a tour in Samarkand. Visiting mosques Bibi Khanum (XV), Eastern Market "Siyab a market", the Imam al-Bukhari's mausoleum. A dinner. Theatrical demonstration of national suits - Fashion Show free time. Night will be spent in Samarkand.
Day 5: We begin our journey with a slice to Bukhara (280 km, 3-4 on a stretch). Visit on the way to stop off to Rabate Malik and famous ceramist a seminar in Gijduvan. A dinner in Ceramic Studio. Arrival in Bukhara and placement in the hotel. Night you will spend in Bukhara.
Day 6: We begin our journey with a full day tour in Bukhara: As it was mentioned in the holy book Avesta Bukhara, Uzbekistan is one of the oldest cities on a holy mountain in the spring of the offer set Zoroastrians constructed. This city was once the large shopping center on the Great Silk Road. A dinner in Nodir start the sofa with folklore show. (On Demand), you will spend night in Bukhara.
Day 7: Morning visit Fayzulla Khodzhaev the house-museum, the small tea house, a palace Sitora Mocha Khosa (XIX-XX), when the last emir estate. Here you see one of the best examples of palace architecture. So-called "White Hall" with carving Guncha with a mirror composed of a layer of exclusive beauty. A dinner. A free time to rest. Night you will spend in Bukhara.
Day 8: In the morning, a slice to Khiva (480 km.) Through the desert Kyzyl-sponsor. On the road you will get to know over a landscape of the district Arrival to Khiva by the hotel. A free time for leisure. In the evening dinner will be presented. Night will be spent in Khiva.
Day 9: In the morning tour tour in Khiva: Ichang-Kala an architectural ensemble - "the open-air museum". The history of Khorezm of date by then since ancient times, civilizations that few his age can be achieved. You will see palaces from a rich mosaic, unique and beautiful minarets, madrassas and mosques. In the evening dinner will be presented. A transfer to the airport in Urgench. A start to Tashkent. Arrival in Tashkent. A transfer in the hotel and location. Night you will spend in Tashkent.
Day 10: Transfer to the airport for a start.
11 - Sitora and Mohi-Hosa Palace
There was only one model of the palaces of the Emir of Bukhara in the country. Sitora and Mohi Hosa Palace was raskvartirovan in two areas.
The old palace of Abdul-Ahad-kan (1892) is the traditional three-storey unit with two-storey building in the style of the houses of Bukhara.
The palace, Said-alim-kan (1917) is the flag again, the few courts have scattered in separate large park, the rectangular slides "chorbag", "Birun" for points, "Darun" - the hall, the " harem "- the main apartment," Hazina "- the store-house, hayvonatkhona, zoogarden and secluded villas. You should pay special attention to "White Room" has drawn its walls are decorated by engraving ganchu of azhurnoj mirror made known teacher of the widths Muradov Bukhara. The construction of one of his palaces of the Emir, he has broken hands, freezing always.
The Palace of the villa and the gazebo between the lawns of the park is built in 1917-1918, with the presses of European architecture and oriental style. Thus, the first palace was built in the Oriental and European style. In this room there is an exhibition of things, they were the Khan of Bukhara presented by various ambassadors. Below the lock, you can see the gold embroidery chapany the emirs of Bukhara, in the early 20th Century (so that all introduced early in the only men on board right chapany in gold clothes in the room, the men spoke). In addition to clothing chapany Emir of different families presented by the amount of clothes that you can assess the family situation.
Bypassing garden paths, you can "Girls get the pond, he finds himself in the vicinity of the pavilion, where the concubines lived kan Just before the pond edges arbor in the summer, where he has spent the free time that is.
Chashma-Ayyub: "the work of the Holy Spring"
On the way out of the park you can see a monument still interesting - the mausoleum Chashma-Ayyub. This is difficult, several times along the 14 was new - 19 Century, multicells the mausoleum is the prism oblong-shaped, covered with domes on the flats of different size and shape. Tandem built with conical dome cupola, on the cylindrical drum, said for him the apartment with basic spring source. From here and the Chashma-name Ayyub (Job in the spring).