It is a unique opportunity to see worldwide famous ancient monuments of Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva, Shakhrisabz and other cities that are included into the UNESCO heritage list, to get acquainted with ancient history and culture of Uzbekistan and other cities of Central Asia through which the trade caravans of the Great Silk Road passed playing a great role in the history of the development of world civilization. Crowded eastern bazaars, honored old traditions, mysterious legends, national dancing and many other peculiarities will carry you through the time and keep unforgettable impressions.
Description of the tour: Uzbekistan with its ancient monuments, rich nature and rapid modern development today attracts the attention of the whole world. During several centuries this country had been situated on the crossroad of different routes of the Great Silk Road through which a lot of tradesmen, geographers, missioners as well as tourists traveled.
This cultural-educational tour along the famous cities of the Great Silk Road will acquaint you with the ancient history and culture of Uzbekistan. You will visit such ancient cities as Samarkand, Shakhrisabz, Bukhara and Khiva with their wonderful monuments and will visit Termez city as well that is situated on the south of Uzbekistan where the excavation works of Buddhist monuments are being conducted.
High and elegant minarets, great madrasahs and mosques, middle-aged palaces and mausoleums decorated by wonderful ceramic ornaments, unrepeatable color of eastern bazaars, mysterious legends, old traditions and warm hospitality of local people will impress you indelibly and stay in your mind for long.