Uzbekistan travels and trips 08

Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 08
Activity: Cultural tour
Mission: Uzbekistan
Duration: 10 days

Day 1: Once you have brought the international airport in Tashkent, you take the lead in collar. Once you are placed in the hotel, you will spend some time just for you and rest. Interesting excursion tour a city is waiting for you after breakfast. The Tour tour this country will open new horizons of knowledge.
Day 2: At 8:00 breakfast will strengthen you. Pass to Samarkand (315 km, 5 hours) and placement in the hotel. City tour includes visit "Gur Emir mausoleum" - grave of Tamerlane (1415 c) was constructed for the grandson Muhammad-Sultan Temur and graves of the three other Timurids - sons of Temur - Miranshah and Shahruh and his grandson Ulugbek. This tour will help you learn about the culture, history and architecture of this country. You can try a traditional Uzbek cuisine at local restaurant. They end the day with a remarkable dinner at a local restaurant from 20:00 clock. Suddenly, in the capital of the empire of Timur. Night is organized in the hotel parking lot.
Day 3: During 8:00 the delicious breakfast is ready. This day will be on the tour visit: market Siab, try the best Samarkand bread and fruit, digging and a museum of ancient city Afrosiab. The Tour tour this country will open new horizons of knowledge. The Uzbek national restaurant are pleased. Traditional cuisine for dinner A free time to spend a leisure. They will try a traditional cuisine in a local restaurant for dinner until 20:00 clock. Suddenly, located in one of the oldest cities in the world. Your night parking is arranged in a good hotel.
Day 4: 8:00 breakfast will strengthen you. Shakhrisabz Tour - a unique monument of urban design and architecture (90 km, 1.5 hours). You can try a traditional Uzbek cuisine at local restaurant. We can assure you that you have only the best impressions about these days. Shakhrisabz tour: ruins of the "Ak-Saray Palace" - summer residence of Tamerlane is the imagination of his contemporaries (c 1415), "Jahongir mausoleum" has shaken - the mausoleum of the longest serving and most favorite son of Tamerlane's. They end the day with a remarkable dinner at a local restaurant from 20:00 clock. Late arrival of day in Bukhara and placement in the hotel. Night is organized in the hotel parking lot.
Day 5: During 8:00 the delicious breakfast is ready. City tour: Samanids mausoleum - the oldest brick building in Central Asia, a masterpiece of architecture in the world (910th c), mausoleum Chashma Ayub that belongs respects to "pursue places" left St. (14th century). The Uzbek national restaurant are pleased. Traditional cuisine for dinner The legend says that once was the work of the prophets of the Bible (Ayub) visited this place. Be sure you. Forget to spend time here and never remarkably these days . A unique monument of medieval Bukhara (ask. From 20-s' c) - then when you tour museums of Imam Bukhari and it scarlet "the Water Museum" "mosque Длинного-кривого-ножа-Houz" to be an ark - the the center of Bukhara statehood (4th c н.э), silk shops a carpet difficult "Give Kalon drink" ("Below Great"): "Kalyan Minaret" - the main symbol of sacred Bukhara that symbolizes the strength and the power the spiritual ruler. They will try a traditional cuisine in a local restaurant for dinner until 20:00 clock. Your night parking is arranged in a good hotel.
Day 6: At 8:00 Breakfast can be strengthened. Tour out of town: the summer residence of the Emir "Sitorai Mokhi-Khosa" (19th century), memorial cemeteries "Chor Bakr" (10th century), visit Bakhouddin Nakshbandi Mausoleum (1619 c), and the graves of his mother and their teachers (14th c). You can try a traditional Uzbek cuisine at local restaurant. Tour to Bukhara. They end the day with a remarkable dinner at a local restaurant from 20:00 clock. The free time to rest and go through the old streets of Bukhara. We can assure you that you have only the best impressions about these days. Night is organized in the hotel parking lot.
Day 7: During 8:00 the delicious breakfast is ready. Transfer Tour to Khiva through Kizil-Kum sheets along trailer road (480 km, 5-7 hours). Arrival to Khiva - unique "open air museum" in Central Asia, which has kept fully up now. The Uzbek national restaurant are pleased. Traditional cuisine for dinner This tour will help you learn about the culture, history and architecture of this country. The arrangement is in the hotel or in nearby "Ichan-Qala" - the historical center of Khiva, who has enrolled in the list of World Heritage of UNESCO. They will try a traditional cuisine in a local restaurant for dinner until 20:00 clock. The free time. Your night parking is arranged in a good hotel.
Day 8: From 08.00 breakfast will strengthen you. Sightseeing tour made into an architectural complex. The ensemble consists of the least Medressa in Khiva and a minaret of the main platform has a height of 45 m. and is the highest post in a city attentive. You can try a traditional Uzbek cuisine at local restaurant. In the afternoon tour to a place of division of the camp Ayazkala over the Amu Daria pontoon bridge and the old fortress Tuprakkala (23 cc). Be sure you. Forget to spend time here and never remarkably these days Tour will be walking tour continued Ayazkala. They end the day with a remarkable dinner at a local restaurant from 20:00 clock. Night is organized in the hotel parking lot.
Day 9: In 8:00 the delicious breakfast is ready. Morning to learn how to go on camels. Tour to Lake Ayazkul. Лов fish, swimming and rowing. The Uzbek national restaurant are pleased. Traditional cuisine for dinner Come back to yurtas. They will try a traditional cuisine in a local restaurant for dinner until 20:00 clock. Ride to the airport from Urgench (80 km, 1.5 hours) for evening flight HY 1058 in Tashkent transmitted at 21:10 clock. The Tour tour this country will open new horizons of knowledge. Arrival in Tashkent at 23:15 clock and placement in the hotel. Your night parking is arranged in a good hotel.
Day 10: After your first-time guide you to the airport and take you to spend.

 


 
 
8 - Makhalla
Makhalla (Uzbek district) is a guardian of the Uzbek traditions. There is a whole system of relations between the inhabitants of a district that has existed for centuries in Uzbekistan and the influences on the development of the Uzbek traditions and lifestyle. In some ways it is the form of community, united in a small area. A mosque or chaykhana is considered the center of the Makhalla. Once the area of ​​Makhalla by the voice of the muezzin was determined called the people to pray from the top of a minaret: the houses where his voice could be heard, were considered to be a part of this Makhalla. Chaykhana is the place where people come together to discuss news and inside of the quarter (gap). Also, they discuss many problems in everyday life, because Makhalla is a self-governing administrative unit.

Some were makhallas of the Association of the craftsmen, workshops near their houses had been established. Such makhallas got its name here. Some makhallas were in honor of monuments and sights that have been designated are on its territory. Other names got to a town or village, from which came the inhabitants of this makhallas.

The Makhalla feature is that everyone living in peace and harmony, respect and care for elders living, help each other, watch over the cleanliness and order on the streets. In addition, the whole Makhalla helps its residents in weddings, funerals and other events.

Life in Makhalla to certain unwritten rules. Thus the law "Shafat" protected residents of "strangers" who took the life style could break. If a resident of Makhalla wanted to sell his house, he first offered it to his relatives, then to neighbors and other residents Makhalla. No one could break this rule. Today, many Makhall are rules and laws are mitigated.

Today Uzbekistan numbers about 10 thousand makhallas. Some of them are not limited to a quarter of the holiday homes and private homes, now a Makhalla may be a group of multi-storey houses. Still Makhalla people live in peace and harmony helps to live, play an important role in the culture and lifestyle of its inhabitants.