BUKHARA REGION

BUKHARA

Area:39.4 sq. km
Population:272 thousand people (Uzbeks, Tadjiks, Russians, Iranians and other nationalities)
Telephone code: +998 65

The age of Bukhara city is more than 2500 years and it testifies that Bukhara, as well as Rome and other ancient cities, is a cradle of civilization.

SAMARKAND REGION

SAMARKAND

Population:370 000 people (Uzbek, Tadjik, Russian, Iranian and other nationalities)
Telephone code:+998 66

Samarkand has 2750 years history. It’s of the same age as Rome. Destinies of Alexander the Great and Ismail Samaniy, Chingizkhan and Amir Temur are closely involved with this city. During the government of Amir Temur Samarkand was a capital of world power.

TASHKENT REGION

TASHKENT

Area:334,8 sq. km
Population:2.9 million people (73% Uzbek, 18% Russian, 5% Tatars and 4% other nationalities)
Telephone code:+998 71

The city is more than 2200 years old. Many remarkable events, both in peace and war, had taken place during the history of Tashkent, including many periods of rise and decline.

KHOREZM REGION

KHIVA

Khiva is located on the western side of Khorezm region, at 100 meters above sea level. Kyzyl-kum desert begins nearby to Khiva city.

URGENCH

Urgench is located in western Uzbekistan, on the Amu Darya River and the Shavat canal. The city is the capital of the Khorezm Province of Uzbekistan.

KASHKADARYA REGION

SHAHRISABZ

Shahrisabz means “green city” in Persian.  It is located approximately 80 km south of Samarkand. Once a major city of Central Asia, it is primarily known today as the birthplace of Temur the Great.

Several remaining impressive monuments from the Temurids’ Dynasty have been included in to the UNESCO World Heritage List.

SURXANDARYA REGION

TERMEZ

Termez is a city in southern Uzbekistan near the border with Afghanistan. It is the capital of Surhandarya Province.  Termez has an arid climate with extremely hot, long summers and short , cold and bitter winters.  It is the hottest point of Uzbekistan.

Several remaining impressive monuments from the Temurids’ Dynasty have been included in to the UNESCO World Heritage List.

FERGHANA VALLEY

FERGHANA VALLEY

Ferghana Valley is one of the picturesque regions-oasis with territory of 22 thousand sq. kilometers (including surrounding mountains it’s up to 80 thousand sq. kilometers) and population of 7 million people.

REPUBLIC OF KARAKALPAKSTAN

NUKUS (Karakalpakstan)

Nukus is the capital city of the Republic of Karakalpakstan (in 1932 Nukus took the status of the city and on 1939 became the capital). Karakalpakstan is situated at Turan lowland on the north-west part of Uzbekistan taking 37 % of the territory of the whole country.

NAVOI REGION

NAVOI

Navoi is a city and the capital of Navoi Province in the southwestern part of Uzbekistan. Today Navoi is Free Industrial Economic Zone (FIEZ) and Navoi province is one of the largest industrial centres of the country.