Trekking in Uzbekistan

Trekking in Uzbekistan from $981
Tashkent – Urgench - Khiva - Bukhara – Shakhrisabz - Samarkand – Tashkent – West Tian-Shan mountains – Ugam-Chatkal National Park  – Chimgan - Beldersay

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Days Waypoint Subjects of itinerary
DAY 1 Istanbul –

Arrival in Tashkent by Turkish Airlines via Istanbul. Transfer to the hotel and accommodation. (Early check in from 06.00 o’clock is included).
Free at leisure time.

Lunch on self-arrangement
Sightseeing tour in Tashkent: Kukeldash Madrassah, Kaffal Shashi Mausoleum, Barak Khan Madrassah, Mosque on Khasty Imam Street, Visit to Chor-Su – oriental market (handicraft bazaar), visit to Tashkent Metro.
Dinner on self-arrangement

DAY 2 Tashkent -
Urgench – 

Morning flight to Urgench. Arrival and transfer to Khiva (30 km). We leave luggage at hotel. Check in at hotel after 12.00.
Sightseeing tour in Khiva: Kunya-Ark fortress, including KurinishKhana (17c); Mohammed-Amin-Khan(19c) Madrassah, Islam Khodja Minaret; Palvan-Kari complex, Abd Al Bobo complex(18c), Rafanek Madrassah, Mohammed Rakim Khan  (19 c), Amir-TurMadrassah, Sho-I-Kalandar Bobo Mausoleum.

Lunch on self-arrangement

Sightseeing tour in Khiva: Kheivak well (10c), Uch-Avlioli (“three saints”) Mausoleum, Juma Mosque (18c), Kutluq-MuradInaq (19c) Madrassah, Pakhlavan Mahmoud Mausoleum, TashHauli (“stone yard”) Palace, Alla-Kuli-Khan (18c), Arab Mohammed Khan (18 c) Madrassahs.

Dinner on self-arrangement

DAY 3 Khiva -

Transfer to Bukhara through Kyzyl-Kum desert. Route will take from 7-9 hrs.

Lunch en route (lunch-box)
En route stop by the bank of Amu Darya River to take photos. Arrival to Bukhara late afternoon, accommodation in hotel. Free at leisure time.
Dinner on self-arrangement

DAY 4 Bukhara


Sightseeing tour in Bukhara: Poi-Kalyan Ensemble including Minaret (12c) Mosque (15c), functioning Madrassah Miri-Arab (16 c), Emir-Alim-Khan Madrassah (14c), Taqi (trading domes), Kukeldash Madrassah (16c), Nadir Divanbegi (17c), Magok-i-Attari Mosque(16c), Lyab-i-Hauz (17c),

Lunch on self-arrangement
Sightseeing tour in Bukhara: Visit to Registan, Ark Fortress (16 c) and Bolo-Hauz complex (18 c). Ulug Beg (15c), Abdul Aziz (17c) Madrassahs; Chor-Minor Mausoleums. Ismael Samani mausoleum (9-10c)-vault of Bukhara rulers dynasty, Chashma-Ayub Mausoleums (14 c).
Dinner on self-arrangement

DAY 5 Bukhara – Samarkand

Transfer to Samarkand, the capital of Tamerlan. Arrival and accommodation at hotel. Free at leisure time.

Lunch on self-arrangement
Sightseeing tour in Samarkand: Gur-Emir Mausoleum (15c), Registan Ensemble (including Ulugbek (15c), ShirDor (17c), Tillya –Kari Madrassahs (17c), BibiKhanum Mosque. Visit to Samarkand bazaar.
Dinner on self-arrangement

DAY 6 Samarkand – Tashkent

Sightseeing tour in Samarkand: Shah-i-Zinda necropolis (14-15c), “Stars above Samarkand”: tour to Ulugbek observatory (15c), “Ruins of Afrosiab” State archaeological reserve (6 BC-13 AD).

Lunch on self-arrangement

Afternoon drive to Tashkent. Arrival and accommodation in hotel.
Dinner on self-arrangement

DAY 7 Tashkent –
Chimgan – Takhtajaylou pass 2000m – Urtakumbel 1850m – Beldersay 1720m
(100km 2h, 10km trekking)

Transfer to Chimgan mountains. The active part of the route starts from the Melovoy pass (1800 m), not far from the complex Chimgan. The rise of the trail, and here we are at the pass - Tahtajailoo (2000 m). We admire the surrounding views. After a short photo session descent to the river Mramorniy, visit to the waterfall on the way, visit the canyon with outputs relic fossilized shells.

Lunch and rest for 1 hour.
After lunch, a short climb to the pass Urtakumbel (1850 m) and descent to the valley of the river Beldersay. Here, on the spacious meadow under a huge juniper, place of our first bivouac (1720 m).
Dinner and night in tents.

DAY 8 Beldersay – Chetkumbel pass 1800m –
Kumbel pass 2550m –
the valley of Nurekata river 1400m (15km of trekking, elevation gain 680m, loss 1000m)

Continuing the route, overcoming the ascent to the pass Chetkumbel (1880). It offers a wonderful view of the Big Chimgan – the dominating top of the area.

Lunch and rest for 1 hour.
We pass the ridge towards Kumbel pass (2550 m), here on the ridge is another attraction of the area - on the rocks with "desert varnish" knocked out numerous petroglyphs of Neolithic period (2400 m) - the highest point of our route. To the south are piled spurs of Chatkal ridge, we’ll see the legendary plateau Pulatkhan with kilometer faults. Further our path lies in a picturesque valley Nurekata. Overnight near the river on a large meadow (1400m).

DAY 9 the valley of Nurekata and Aksakata rivers – mountain village Shuldak (15km of trekking, elevation gain 300m, loss 400m, 100km 2h)

Continue descent along Nurekata valley. Admiring the path is very unusual rocky outcrops, huge walnut trees and silvery poplars (colossal size of some specimens are staggering) with grazing horses under them.

Lunch and rest for 1 hour.
There are summer pasture shepherds, here and there through Nurekata transferred suspension bridges. And here is the confluence of Nurekata and Aksakata rivers and the picturesque bridge of huge logs. Go through the small pass to the mountain village Shuldak (1050 m). Here we take the vehicle, 30 minutes moving down the valley Aksakata with colorful panoramic sunsets is a worthy end of our route.
Transfer to Tashkent. Arrival and accommodation at hotel.
Farewell Dinner

DAY 10 Tashkent –

Morning transfer to Tashkent International Airport, flight back home by Turkish Airlines via Istanbul.


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Tour price per person in USD

FIT Tour price per pax in $
2 pax 1328
3 - 4 pax 1199
5 - 6 pax 1083
7 - 8 pax 981


Cities Hotels*or similar
Tashkent Le Grande Plaza 4*
Khiva Old Khiva 3*
Bukhara Fatima 3*
Samarkand City 3*
Mountains Tent

Tour price includes:

    • Double / Twin accommodation.
    • Single accommodation in tent during the trekking
    • Breakfasts only
    • Lunch-box en route Khiva-Bukhara
    • Full board during the trekking as indicated on the program
    • From 5 pax half board
    • English speaking escort guide all over the tour.
    • Specialised mountain guide with outfit for trekking
    • All transfers as indicated on the program by A/C vehicle.
    • Visa Support to Uzbekistan.
    • Entrance fees to the sites mentioned on the program.
    • Local flight Tashkent-Urgench on economy class
    • Cooker and kitchen outfit for trekking (table & chairs, dishes etc.)
    • Porter from 4 pax
    • Horse / donkey and drover from 2 pax
    • 1L of mineral water per day per person. 

Tour price excludes:

    • Airfare international.
    • Meals doesn’t indicated on the program
    • Medicine insurance.
    • Video and photo shootings charge on the spots.
    • Lost, stolen and damaged luggage.
    • Tips to guides, escort guide and drivers
    • Visa fee
    • Cancellation charges.
    • Mats, sleeping bag for trekking

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Uzbekistan hiking tours

Trekking and hiking are popular kinds of sports tourism, the main advantages of which are involvement, absence of special sports training and availability.

Trekking and hiking were invented by ancient people, when mastered new areas. In those days trekking was disheveled and unkempt, everybody was engaged in it. Moreover, people did not even understand what they preach trekking.

Trekking in Uzbekistan

Trekking subservient to anyone who has legs and is able to move them. There is no a more simple type of tourism.

There are hard routes through the mountains and deserts, which will be mastered only by physically tough people.

Hiking in Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan is the attractive destination for active tourism. Up-today comfort and wild nature are successfully combined here. On the territory of Uzbekistan there are almost all kinds of natural landscape – mountains, valleys, steppes, deserts, rivers and lakes. Some of these places are so distant from well-beaten tracks that one cannot meet the traces of civilization.

The most widespread kind of active resting is trekking in Uzbekistan.

Hiking in uzbekistan

Generally, tourists say that walking, in particular, help man to know himself, and surroundings. Just Imagine, you are going on the road, in fact rely only on yourselves and the people who are close to you.

One of the tasks of hiking in Uzbekistan is acquaintance with nature, terrain, customs and way of life of other peoples. These are such cognitive walking tours around Uzbekistan.

Trekking tours around Uzbekistan

Trekking tours in Uzbekistan do not demand the special training of tourists, but these tours give much positive emotions.

The natural potential of Uzbekistan allows to make both one-day walking tours in Uzbekistan and multi-day trekking tours around Uzbekistan in the mountains of Southwestern Tian-Shan (Ugam, Pskem, Chatkal ranges) in the 80-100 km. from Tashkent, as well as in the spurs of the Pamir-Alai Mountains (Nuratau , Zarafshan, Turkestan, Gissar ranges) near Samarkand, Nurata, Jizzakh and Shakhrisabz.

Foreigners love Uzbekistan for its nature and peculiarity. Walking tours in Uzbekistan help to feel its all originality. You can choose Uzbekistan hiking tours in almost every region of the country - from the Tian-Shan Mountains to the Kyzyl-Kum desert or the Aral Sea. And these routes will be of different lengths and difficulty levels.

Trekking tours in Uzbekistan

The ancient people who lived on the territory of Uzbekistan, left in memory a lot of interesting places. They just found on the way of the trekkers. Here you can choose summer or winter hiking tours in Uzbekistan of different lengths.

Just in 80 kilometers from the capital of Uzbekistan there is a picturesque mountain resort "Chimgan", on the territory of Ugam-Chatkal National Park. Chimgan village is located in 12 kilometers from the Charvak reservoir, one of the largest artificial reservoirs in Uzbekistan, in the mountain massif of Big Chimgan peak (3309 m.) of Chatkal ridge at an altitude of 1620 meters.

Chimgan is a favourite place of hiking in Uzbekistan among tourists and climbers. Along with the collective pleasure sightseeing walking tours in Uzbekistan in Chimgan there is the opportunity to carry out a multi-day tourist trekking tours in Uzbekistan. Tourists come here just to feel the harmony with nature, escape from the city, and feel the unity with the surrounding world.

Walking tours in Uzbekistan

Trekking in the Tian-Shan Mountains is exciting and mysterious. In summer, many stopping points are located in the mountain forests. Nature monuments are mainly around Charvak reservoir, with which many myths are connected.

Here are few classic hiking tours around Uzbekistan from Peopletravel Company. If you consider yourself a real traveler, you should win at least one of them. The trails are not simple, but you can be proud of the adopted practices the rest of your life.

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