Uzbekistan and the Silk Route

From $3,349
Duration 10 Days
Departures from May 2020 - Oct 2020
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From $3,349
Duration 10 Days
Departures from May 2020 - Oct 2020
Tour Overview

​Follow in the footsteps of ancient traders on our Uzbekistan & The Silk Road tour. Uncover the amazing architecture of the country’s cities and enjoy unique cultural experiences while travelling on comfortable high-speed trains.

  • New for 2020
  • Classic Touring
  • Half Board
  • Max Group Size 30

Your Holiday Includes

  • ​Just You Tour Manager as your host 
  • 9 nights in 3 & 4-star hotels
  • 19 included meals: 9 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 9 dinners including a welcome drink & dinner 
  • Transportation excluding overseas transfers to and from the airport* and porterage ​

Included Holiday Highlights

  • ​Guided tour of Tashkent’s highlights
  • Walking tour of Khiva’s architectural complex
  • Visit a handicraft centre famed for woodcarving & carpet weaving
  • Trip to see Bukhara’s highlights, including the Fortress & Zindan prison
  • Local puppetry & miniature school workshops
  • Silk Road Spices tea tasting with local artist performance
  • Locally guided tour of Samarkand Wine-tasting at a local winery
  • Traditional theatrical performance
  • Cookery demonstration of traditional Uzbekistan cuisine in a local’s home
  • Lesson in the ancient art of paper making
  • Learn how to make Uzbekistan's tasty national dish, Plov

Itinerary

Days 1 - 10 TASHKENT

Make your own way to Tashkent​, where you can pay to join a scheduled group airport transfer. Alternatively we can book you a private transfer or you can make your own arrangements. Your Tour Manager will meet you at your hotel for your welcome meeting.​
Meals included: D

Days 11 - 10 Departure

At the end of your tour, you can pay to join a scheduled group airport transfer. Alternatively we can book you a private transfer or you can make your own arrangements.​
Meals included: B

Accommodation

Lotte City Hotel

The 4 star Lotte City Hotel Tashkent Palace is centrally located and features a lovely outdoor pool with sunloungers and relaxation areas as well as boasting a health club. The restaurants offer a wide selection of both Eastern European, Asian and International cuisine and guests can dine either on the roof terrace or the courtyard garden. The rooms are classic in style and are equipped with a TV, hairdryer, tea and coffee, minibar, wifi and complimentary toiletries.