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Pearl of the Silk Road

TashkentKokandFerganaSamarkandBukharaNull_ufi + 1
TashkentKokandFerganaSamarkandBukharaNull_ufi
10 Days 9 Nights

This journey will be a real adventure; You will discover the diversity of cultural, historical, and architectural wealth of Uzbekistan. In the cities of the Fergana Valley, you will learn the history of the Kokand Khanate, visit the workshops of craftsmen who create amazing carpets, knives, and ceramics. You will see how Margilan silk is made. The cities of Samarkand, Bukhara and Khiva, included in the UNESCO World Heritage List, will amaze you with their unique architecture.

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Day 1 : Arrival in Uzbekistan

Arrival in Tashkent. Meet your driver and guide and transfer to sightseeing tour in the capital of Uzbekistan, the biggest city in Central Asia. You will start with exploring the Old City. Visit Khast-Imam Complex, where the world famous Quran, holy book that belonged to Caliph Uthman, has been preserved. The complex consists of Barak-Khan Madrasah, Tillya Sheykh Mosque, Saint Abu Bakr Kaffal Shashi Mausoleum and the Islamic Institute of Imam al-Bukhari. Continue to Chorsu Bazaar. Then take a ride on Tashkent Metro to the city center to visit the Applied Arts Museum and walk through Navoi Theater to Amir Timur Square where you will end the Tashkent city tour.

Day 2 : Kokand – Ok Yer – Fergana

Transfer to the train station to take a train departing to Kokand. Arrive in Kokand and meet your guide and driver. Start the sightseeing tour in Ferghana Valley. Visit Khudoyar-Khan Palace, Jami Mosque, Kamol-Kazy Madrasah, and Norbut-biy Madrasah. Drive to Ok Yer Village to the house of craftsman Bakhrom-aka to visit a traditional Kyrgyz family manufacturing wool carpets. Afterwards drive to Fergana City. Visit Akhmad Al-Fergani Park in Fergana.

Day 3 : Fergana – Margilan – Rishtan – Tashkent

In the morning, drive from Fergana to Margilan and visit Said Akhmad-Khoja Madrasah. Today, the madrasah is home to a number of craftsmen producing handmade carpets and silk. Explore a local market and continue to Yodgorlik Silk factory to see the production process of silk with traditional Ikat patterns. If it is Thursday or Sunday, visit Kumtepa Bazaar, the largest market, bazaar, in Fergana Valley. Drive to Rishtan to the house of a well-known ceramic master Rustam Usmanov whose works are exhibited on world exhibitions. Enjoy a pottery workshop and have a look at ceramic collection in a small museum. After Rishtan return to Tashkent. Transfer to the hotel for overnight.

Day 4 : Tashkent – Samarkand

Morning transfer to the railway station for the high-speed Afrosiyob train ride to Samarkand. Your guide and driver will meet you at the train station to begin the city tour in Samarkand. Visit spectacular Registan Square, remains of Bibi-Khanum Mosque, Siab Bazaar, Ulugbek Observatory, Shakhi-Zinda Necropolis and Gur-Emir Mausoleum, the final resting place of the Turco-Mongol emperor, Timur. 

Day 5 : Samarkand City

Continue sightseeing: visit Afrasiab Museum and the Tomb of Saint Daniel. Drive to Konigil Village to explore traditional way of making Samarkand paper from mulberry. After lunch, visit Imam Al-Bukhari Hadith Center and Imam Al-Maturidi Complex.

Day 6 : Samarkand – Bukhara

In the morning depart to Bukhara by high-speed train. Spend your day in fascinating Old Bukhara which is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Explore Kalyan Minaret, Kalyan Mosque and Miri-Arab Madrasah, Magoki-Attori Mosque, madrasahs of Ulugbek and Abdulazizkhan, trade domes, Lyabi-Khauz Ensemble, Chor-Minor Madrasah. Ark Fortress, Bolo-Khauz Mosque, Samani dynasty and Chashma-Ayub mausoleums. Then visit Sitorai Mokhi-Khosa – the summer residence of Bukhara’s last emir, unique site combining Oriental and Russian architecture. Continue to the Mausoleum of Bakhouddin Naqshbandi.

Day 7 : Bukhara - Gijduvan

Visiting Ceramic workshop Abdullo Narzulaev in Gijduvan. In the ceramic workshop of the Narzulaev family, it is possible to get acquainted with the process of ceramics production; visit the museum of ceramics; buy ceramics of Gijduvan artisans; and pass a special training course under the guidance of Gijduvan masters.

Day 8 : Bukhara – Khiva

In the morning depart Bukhara and drive to Khiva. Today we will have an overland transfer from Bukhara to Khiva through Kyzylkum desert. Caravans on the Great Silk Road carrying porcelain and spices used the same route for hundreds of years. Arrive in Khiva late in the afternoon. Check-in to the hotel. Free evening in Khiva.

Day 9 : Khiva – Urgench – Tashkent

Check-out from the hotel till noon. Today you will visit Itchan-Kala Fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The tour features visits to Mukhammad Aminkhan Madrasah, Mukhammad Rahimkhan Madrasah, Kalta-Minor, Juma Mosque, Tash-Khovli Palace, Pakhlavan Makhmud Mausoleum and Islam-Khoja Minaret, the highest minaret in Uzbekistan. Free time in the afternoon. In the evening you will be transferred to Urgench airport for flight to Tashkent. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel for overnight.

Day 10 : Tashkent – Departure

Check-out from the hotel at noon. Free time until transfer to Tashkent International Airport. Departure. End of the tour.

Day 1 : Arrival in Uzbekistan

Day 2 : Kokand – Ok Yer – Fergana

  • meal Breakfast at hotel
  • transfer Transfer to train station
  • sightseeing Visit Ferghana Valley
  • sightseeing Visit Khudoyar-Khan Palace, Jami Mosque, Kamol-Kazy Madrasah, and Norbut-biy Madrasah
  • transfer Driver to Ok Yer Village
  • sightseeing Visit a craftsman's house
  • sightseeing Visit Akhmad Al-Fergani Park
  • hotel Check-in at hotel

Day 3 : Fergana – Margilan – Rishtan – Tashkent

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • sightseeing Visit Said Akhmad-Khoja Madrasah
  • sightseeing Visit local market and Yodgorlik Silk Factory
  • sightseeing Visit Kumtepa Bazaar (if Thursday or Sunday)
  • sightseeing Visit Rustam Usmanov, ceramic craftsman
  • leisure Enjoy pottery workshop
  • hotel Check-in at hotel

Day 4 : Tashkent – Samarkand

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • transfer Transfer to train station and depart to Samarkand
  • sightseeing Samarkand city tour
  • sightseeing Visit Registan Square, remains of Bibi-Khanum Mosque, Siab Bazaar, Ulugbek Observatory, Shakhi-Zinda Necropolis, and Gur-Emir Mausoleum

Day 5 : Samarkand City

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • sightseeing Visit Afrasiab Museum and the Tomb of Saint Daniel
  • leisure Learn about paper making in Konigil Village
  • sightseeing Visit Imam Al-Bukhari Hadith Center and Imam Al-Maturidi Complex

Day 6 : Samarkand – Bukhara

  • transfer Depart to Bukhara on train
  • sightseeing Sightsee Old Bukhara, view mosques, madrasahs
  • sightseeing Visit Ark Fortress, Sitorai Mokhi-Khosa, and the Mausoleum of Bakhouddin Naqshbandi

Day 7 : Bukhara - Gijduvan

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • sightseeing Visit Narzulaev's ceramic workshop
  • leisure Free time in the afternoon

Day 8 : Bukhara – Khiva

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • transfer Drive through Kyzylkum desert to Khiva
  • hotel Check-in at hotel
  • leisure Leisure time

Day 9 : Khiva – Urgench – Tashkent

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • sightseeing Visit Itchan-Kala Fortress
  • sightseeing Tour Mukhammad Aminkhan Madrasah, Juma Mosque, Tash-Khovli Palace, and etc.
  • leisure Leisure the afternoon
  • transfer Flight transfer to Tashkent
  • hotel Check-in at hotel

Day 10 : Tashkent – Departure

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • leisure Free time until transfer
  • transfer Transfer to Tashkent International Airport

Tour Inclusions :

  • Sightseeing tour program in each city with local guides
  • All transfers
  • Accommodation with breakfast
  • Train tickets
  • Urgench - Tashkent flight ticket
  • Entrance tickets

Tour Exclusions :

  • Hotel charges for additional services
  • Consular fees for Uzbekistan tourist visa
  • Tips
  • Travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • PCR test for COVID-19
  • Halal Restaurants nearbyHalal Restaurants nearby
  • No Alcohol servedNo Alcohol served
  • Mosque nearbyMosque nearby
  • No pork served in the HotelNo pork served in the Hotel
  • Hotel serves Halal foodHotel serves Halal food
  • Mosque visit included in the packageMosque visit included in the package
  • Packages are fixed and cannot be customized
  • Pricing for packages are as mentioned and are not negotiable
  • All payments made would be in SGD, other currencies mentioned are only indicative and not final
  • Prices do not include, visa fees, insurance, airport taxes, gratuities, personal expenses or any other expenses not mentioned in the package inclusions
  • Full payment is needed in order to confirm the booking
  • Alternate Hotels will be offered in case the original Hotel (included in the package) is not available
  • If a place of visit is closed to visitors, it will be replaced with an alternative
  • The sequence of itinerary is subject to change without prior notice
  • Due to local or religious festivals unforeseen circumstances and weather conditions, the sequence of itinerary may need to be changed or alternative sites substituted at short notice
  • Passengers have to ensure that they hold a valid visa to enter their destination country
  • The minimum number of Adults needed for the package is mentioned under "number of adults"
  • Timings of tours and meals are subject to last minute changes and customers would be updated during the tour
  • Package inclusions are as mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Details of local points of contact will be shared with the booking vouchers
  • Payment confirmation will be sent at the time of booking
  • Confirmed booking vouchers will be shared within 7 business working days from date of payment
  • Packages available “On Request” require 3 business working days to have confirmed availability
A leisure trip undertaken by Halal-conscious travellers, i.e Muslim travellers who do not wish to compromise their basic faith-based needs while travelling.
Terms generally used to refer to a tour package/itinerary, which has taken into account the needs of the Halal-conscious traveller. These include services such as providing Halal food, prayer facilities and accommodation that is better suited for Muslims. Some packages will also include visits to Islamic Heritage sites, Mosques and Muslim cultural places. The services included may vary from one package to another.
Tour packages that ensure all aspects of the itinerary and the activities are suitable for Muslims and take into account all the key faith based needs of the Muslim travellers.
Tour packages which include, visits to Islamic religious sites or Muslim heritage sites. They may also include a qualified guide or scholar to explain the significance and etiquettes required in the destination.

Day 1 : Arrival in Uzbekistan

Day 2 : Kokand – Ok Yer – Fergana

  • meal Breakfast at hotel
  • transfer Transfer to train station
  • sightseeing Visit Ferghana Valley
  • sightseeing Visit Khudoyar-Khan Palace, Jami Mosque, Kamol-Kazy Madrasah, and Norbut-biy Madrasah
  • transfer Driver to Ok Yer Village
  • sightseeing Visit a craftsman's house
  • sightseeing Visit Akhmad Al-Fergani Park
  • hotel Check-in at hotel

Day 3 : Fergana – Margilan – Rishtan – Tashkent

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • sightseeing Visit Said Akhmad-Khoja Madrasah
  • sightseeing Visit local market and Yodgorlik Silk Factory
  • sightseeing Visit Kumtepa Bazaar (if Thursday or Sunday)
  • sightseeing Visit Rustam Usmanov, ceramic craftsman
  • leisure Enjoy pottery workshop
  • hotel Check-in at hotel

Day 4 : Tashkent – Samarkand

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • transfer Transfer to train station and depart to Samarkand
  • sightseeing Samarkand city tour
  • sightseeing Visit Registan Square, remains of Bibi-Khanum Mosque, Siab Bazaar, Ulugbek Observatory, Shakhi-Zinda Necropolis, and Gur-Emir Mausoleum

Day 5 : Samarkand City

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • sightseeing Visit Afrasiab Museum and the Tomb of Saint Daniel
  • leisure Learn about paper making in Konigil Village
  • sightseeing Visit Imam Al-Bukhari Hadith Center and Imam Al-Maturidi Complex

Day 6 : Samarkand – Bukhara

  • transfer Depart to Bukhara on train
  • sightseeing Sightsee Old Bukhara, view mosques, madrasahs
  • sightseeing Visit Ark Fortress, Sitorai Mokhi-Khosa, and the Mausoleum of Bakhouddin Naqshbandi

Day 7 : Bukhara - Gijduvan

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • sightseeing Visit Narzulaev's ceramic workshop
  • leisure Free time in the afternoon

Day 8 : Bukhara – Khiva

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • transfer Drive through Kyzylkum desert to Khiva
  • hotel Check-in at hotel
  • leisure Leisure time

Day 9 : Khiva – Urgench – Tashkent

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • sightseeing Visit Itchan-Kala Fortress
  • sightseeing Tour Mukhammad Aminkhan Madrasah, Juma Mosque, Tash-Khovli Palace, and etc.
  • leisure Leisure the afternoon
  • transfer Flight transfer to Tashkent
  • hotel Check-in at hotel

Day 10 : Tashkent – Departure

  • meal Breakfast at the hotel
  • leisure Free time until transfer
  • transfer Transfer to Tashkent International Airport

Tour Inclusions :

  • Sightseeing tour program in each city with local guides
  • All transfers
  • Accommodation with breakfast
  • Train tickets
  • Urgench - Tashkent flight ticket
  • Entrance tickets

Tour Exclusions :

  • Hotel charges for additional services
  • Consular fees for Uzbekistan tourist visa
  • Tips
  • Travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • PCR test for COVID-19
  • Halal Restaurants nearbyHalal Restaurants nearby
  • No Alcohol servedNo Alcohol served
  • Mosque nearbyMosque nearby
  • No pork served in the HotelNo pork served in the Hotel
  • Hotel serves Halal foodHotel serves Halal food
  • Mosque visit included in the packageMosque visit included in the package
  • Packages are fixed and cannot be customized
  • Pricing for packages are as mentioned and are not negotiable
  • All payments made would be in SGD, other currencies mentioned are only indicative and not final
  • Prices do not include, visa fees, insurance, airport taxes, gratuities, personal expenses or any other expenses not mentioned in the package inclusions
  • Full payment is needed in order to confirm the booking
  • Alternate Hotels will be offered in case the original Hotel (included in the package) is not available
  • If a place of visit is closed to visitors, it will be replaced with an alternative
  • The sequence of itinerary is subject to change without prior notice
  • Due to local or religious festivals unforeseen circumstances and weather conditions, the sequence of itinerary may need to be changed or alternative sites substituted at short notice
  • Passengers have to ensure that they hold a valid visa to enter their destination country
  • The minimum number of Adults needed for the package is mentioned under "number of adults"
  • Timings of tours and meals are subject to last minute changes and customers would be updated during the tour
  • Package inclusions are as mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Details of local points of contact will be shared with the booking vouchers
  • Payment confirmation will be sent at the time of booking
  • Confirmed booking vouchers will be shared within 7 business working days from date of payment
  • Packages available “On Request” require 3 business working days to have confirmed availability
A leisure trip undertaken by Halal-conscious travellers, i.e Muslim travellers who do not wish to compromise their basic faith-based needs while travelling.
Terms generally used to refer to a tour package/itinerary, which has taken into account the needs of the Halal-conscious traveller. These include services such as providing Halal food, prayer facilities and accommodation that is better suited for Muslims. Some packages will also include visits to Islamic Heritage sites, Mosques and Muslim cultural places. The services included may vary from one package to another.
Tour packages that ensure all aspects of the itinerary and the activities are suitable for Muslims and take into account all the key faith based needs of the Muslim travellers.
Tour packages which include, visits to Islamic religious sites or Muslim heritage sites. They may also include a qualified guide or scholar to explain the significance and etiquettes required in the destination.