Ultimate Uzbekistan

Operator: Wendy Wu Tours
Destination: Uzbekistan
Price From: £3340.00


Explore the enchanting land of Uzbekistan on this immersive tour, known for its ancient cities, stunning mosques, and grand mausoleums, as you trace the historic Silk Road. Your journey will lead you through the diverse landscapes of rivers, lakes, mountains, and architectural marvels.

Tour Highlights:

  • – Fully Inclusive: Enjoy comprehensive touring with expert guides and all entrance fees covered.
  • – Delicious Meals: Indulge in a variety of cuisines with 10 breakfasts, 9 lunches, and 10 dinners included.
  • – Smooth Flights: Travel seamlessly with international flights and taxes included in the package.
  • – Comfortable Stays: Rest in 3+/4 star accommodations for a total of 10 nights.
  • – Group Adventure: Join a group of like-minded travelers with a maximum group size of 24.
  • – Accessible Exploration: The tour features a low physical rating, including some walking, steps, and time spent on your feet.

Embark on a remarkable journey through Uzbekistan, where history and natural beauty come together to create an unforgettable travel experience.


Day 1-2: Fly to Tashkent

  • Begin your journey with an overnight flight to Tashkent. Upon your arrival, embark on a city tour, exploring the old town, which includes notable landmarks such as the Barak Khana Seminary, TilaShaikh mosque, and their archives. Your journey continues to Chorsu Bazaar and Kukeldash Madrassah. Participate in a fascinating ceramics workshop.
  • Meals: Dinner

Day 3: Discover Nukus

  • Today, you’ll take a flight to Nukus. Explore the Igor Savitskiy Museum, housing an impressive collection of Soviet Realism. Later, take a drive to witness the historical monuments at Mizdahkan complex.
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Nukus to Khiva

  • Your journey continues as you proceed to Khiva. Along the way, visit ancient fortresses like Toprak Kala fortress, dating back to the 1st to 5th century, and Ayaz Kala, considered one of the largest forts in Karakalpakstan. Arrive in Khiva.
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5: Khiva

  • Spend the day exploring Khiva, a compact and well-preserved town. Visit Kukhna Ark Fortress, the turquoise-tiled Islom-Khodja, the mausoleum of Pakhlavan Makhmud, Madrassah Rakhimkhon, and the 19th-century Tash Hauli Palace adorned with fine china blue tile work.
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6: Khiva to Bukhara

  • Depart for Bukhara on a long drive that follows the path of the Great Silk Road. You’ll have stops along the way to stretch your legs before reaching Bukhara.
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7: Bukhara

  • Explore the enchanting city of Bukhara, visiting iconic sites like the Poi Kalon Minaret, Ark Fortress of Bukhara, and Bolo Hauz Mosque. Enjoy lunch at the home of a skilled suzani maker and participate in a cooking class to learn how to prepare traditional “ploy.”
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8: Bukhara to Samarkand

  • Continue exploring Bukhara with an excursion to Sitora-i-Mokhikhosa, the former emir’s summer residence. Visit Bahauddin Naqshbandi Mausoleum in honor of the renowned Sufi spiritual leader. In the afternoon, transfer to the railway station for your journey to Samarkand.
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9: Samarkand

  • Discover the significant sites of Samarkand, including Registan Square, with its three magnificent madrassahs, and the grand Bibi-Khanum Mosque. Enjoy a wine tasting at Khovrenko Winery, including a museum visit.
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 10: Shakhrisabz

  • Journey to Shakhrisabz, the birthplace of Amir Timur (Tamerlane), located 80km south of Samarkand. Explore the city, visiting Ak-Sarai Palace, Dorus Tilavat cemetery, and Kok-Gumbas Mosque, before returning to Samarkand.
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 11: Samarkand to Tashkent

  • Today’s adventures include a visit to Ulugbek’s observatory, constructed by Ulugbek (Grandson of Amir Temur) in 1428-1429. Explore the ancient settlement of Afrosiab before transferring to the train station to catch your train to Tashkent.
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 12: Fly to UK

  • Conclude your journey with breakfast at the hotel. After checking out, transfer to the airport for your return flight.
  • Meals: Breakfast