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Golden Road To Samarkand UZ

Visiting: Uzbekistan
Tour Duration 11 Days
  • Khiva
  • Bibi-Khonum, Samarkand
  • Registan Square, Samarkand
  • Islamic architecture, Uzbekistan
  • Yurt camp, Yangikasgan
  • Tour Style: Classic
  • Tour Type: Small Groups
  • Tour Pace: Busy
  • Tour Comfort: Standard

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Central Asia Tour

Join us on the ancient Silk Road as we travel through this remote Central Asian landscape. Highlights include the walled city of Khiva, where we discover a maze of twisted alleyways, medieval mosques and tombs. Following the old caravan route south, we see the fine Islamic architecture of Bokhara and Samarkand. Along the way we will experience the nomadic lifestyle and stay in traditional felt yurts.

Tour Highlights

  • Tashkent - Mingle with the locals in the lively Chorsu market
  • Khiva - Visit to the most romantic city on the Silk Road
  • Bokhara - Admire Muslim architecture of imposing blue mosaic domed mosques and browse bustling bazaars
  • Yurts - Sample nomadic life with stays in traditional yurts, large circular felt tents
  • Samarkand - Discover Registan Square, Shah-i-Zinda, Tamerlane's Tomb and Ulug Beg Observatory, the gems of the Silk Road


Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour in Tashkent; city tour

  • 2
    Fly to Urgench and drive to Khiva

  • 3
    In Khiva, visit the Old Citadel; free afternoon

  • 4
    Drive to Bokhara

  • 5
    Discover the sights of Bokhara

  • 6
    Free day to explore Bokhara further

  • 7
    Drive to Yangikasgan desert camp; optional camel ride

  • 8
    Morning drive to Samarkand; afternoon city tour

  • 9
    Explore Samarkand further; free afternoon

  • 10
    Free time in Samarkand; afternoon train to Tashkent

  • 11
    Tour ends in Tashkent

Tour notes

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Included meals 10 1 1
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
4WD, Bus, Train, Flight
5 nights Standard Hotel
4 nights Simple Hotel
1 night Basic Yurt
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s)
Group Size
Generally 12 - 18