Mysterious East, the land of sun and heat, the country of hospitality and coziness - all this is about Uzbekistan. It strikes with hot sand of deserts and the purest lakes, high inaccessible mountains and oases with a shadow of vineyards and plane trees, ancient cities that saw Alexander the Great and Amir Timur. What can one do in this amazing corner of the world during Uzbek tours?
To climb the Islam Khoja minaret in Khiva.
To see the Registan Square in Samarkand and feel like a part of the majestic madrassas and medieval mosques.
To understand the secrets of Shah-i-Zinda. Many who have visited this place of interest, dream to come back here, to see the magnificence again and hear the silence of the complex. Each mausoleum is a small masterpiece of art: colored tiles, mosaic, marble, outlandish ornament, richness of colors. This small street, as if descended from the tales of Scheherazade, makes an impression more than the most magnificent mosques and high minarets of other eastern cities.
To bypass the Ark Fortress in Bukhara - a unique monument of the past. Reminiscent of an irregular rectangle, Ark Fortress was built more than 1500 years ago. It was used not only as a fortress for its intended purpose, but also as the main residence of the rulers of Bukhara for many centuries.
To hear from the guide a fascinating story about the Bibi Khanum mosque in Samarkand.
To taste dishes of excellent Uzbek cuisine. Only during the cultural tours to Uzbekistan on the Uzbek land you can try a truly delicious masterpiece pilaf, shish kebab, shurpa, samsa and much more.
- To spend the night in yurts in the Kyzylkum desert.
To step over the dried up Aral Sea. Half a century ago there was a huge drainage salt lake-here. Fishing flotillas plowed spaces of the Aral Sea. But today here you will see the ruins of lighthouses, abandoned villages, and the "ship graveyard."
To go camping in Chimgan and meet the dawn on Charvak. Not many people know that Uzbekistan has a magnificent landscape, but in vain. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of mountains, deserts, rivers and lakes. Adventure Uzbekistan tours are tours for active brave people, ready for surprises and new emotions. Itineraries are of the most diverse natural landscapes and complexity categories.
You may choose any Uzbekistan tour itinerary proposed above and spend your weekend with great pleasure.
In general, Uzbekistan is a country in which the cultural heritage is well preserved. Monuments of archeology and monuments of architecture of Uzbekistan have reached us in a pristine form. All products of culture created by our contemporaries and used today can also be attributed to the cultural heritage. With its rich cultural heritage, spiritual values, great achievements in science and education, Uzbekistan made a significant contribution to the development of mankind. Its rich heritage is kept in hundreds of museums, scientific research institutes, galleries and archives of the country and abroad.
Uzbekistan is a relatively young independent country. It follows that not all foreign travelers know about Uzbekistan yet. But on the one hand it's good. Uzbekistan can be called a "pristine" country. The Uzbeks are not accustomed to a large number of tourists, and every tourist is in weight of gold and the most expensive guest. In general, there is no such feeling that the whole tourist infrastructure is calculated for flow. All service is performed in a high-quality and conscientious manner.
Uzbekistan is a multi-ethnic and friendly country. It has more than 100 nationalities, and they all live in peace and harmony. There are many national cultural centers in the country, where one or another people can study the traditions and customs of their nation.
But the indigenous people of Uzbekistan are the Uzbeks. The Uzbeks profess a tolerant Islam. To date, in almost every village there is at least one mosque. The attention paid to Islam in the country was appreciated in 2007, when Tashkent was recognized as the center of Islamic culture. Enlightened Islam, as in the period of Ibn Sino life, today is directed to improve the education and culture of the Uzbek people.
Also in Uzbekistan officially there are 37 non-Muslim denominations.
It is safe from all points of view to have holidays in Uzbekistan. The cities of Uzbekistan are well run by the police. In this you can be sure yourself, when walking through the streets of the city, now and then will meet the policemen. Uzbekistan is safe from the point of view of natural disasters. There are no hurricanes, typhoons and constantly recurring earthquakes.
For that, the mountains with the deserts, the rivers and valleys, perfectly contrast here. Landscapes are wonderful. And if you do photography, then for you there will be real expanse.
There is an interesting fact. Uzbekistan is a double land lock country, even through the territory of neighboring countries. But despite this there is such an amazing diverse nature.
Lovers of delicious food will also love Uzbekistan for its appetizing, rich cuisine. Not only that Uzbek dishes have a palatable taste, they are made from natural products, fruits and vegetables. There are no genetically modified foods. Uzbekistan impresses with its variety of dishes. Of course, these are pilaf, shashlik, shurpa, kazan kabob, somsa and the most delicious Uzbek bread ("non").
Uzbekistan can be called a gastronomic paradise. Prices will nicely please you. A full lunch or dinner, drunk with a mug of tasty beer, will not cost you anything at all.
A new country is always something new and unfamiliar. The tourist can have a variety of questions. In this regard, we bring to your attention the most frequently asked questions regarding.