During this tour through the cities of Uzbekistan we will organize various culinary master-classes at your choice.
Day 1: Tashkent – Urgench (Khiva)
Flight / Minivan / Bus (30km)
Arrival in Tashkent. Visit Old City – Khazreti Imam ensemble (Mausoleum Kaffal al-Shashiy, Barakhan Madarasah, Mosques Namazgokh and Tilla Sheikh) and Kukaldosh Madrasah.
Visit oriental bazaar “Chorsu”
Take flight to Urgench
Arrival in Urgench. Meet at the airport and drive to Khiva (30km).
Culinary master class and dinner – Cooking of tukhum barrak, shivit osh or kovurdak. (According to request, dinner with folk show – Khorezm incendiary songs and dances)
Evening walk in Ichan-Kala
Day 2: Khiva-Bukhara
Drive to the Yurt camp
Culinary master class and lunch – Baking bread in tandir, prepare of tukhum barrak, shivit osh, gumma or kovurdak.
Drive to Bukhara via Kyzyl-Kum desert
Arrival in Bukhara
Day 3: Bukhara
Minivan / Bus
Walking in old part of the city and visit Complexes of Lyabi Hauz, Poi-Kalyan, Trading domes – Toki Zargaron, Toki Telpakfurushon and Toki Sarrafon.
Culinary master class and lunch – we prepare Bukhara plov, fish and balaza nahut.
Continue sightseeing after lunch, visit Ark Citadel, Bolo House mosque, Mausoleums of Chashmai Ayub and the Samanids’, an Indoor market)
Optional – tasting tea and coffee with spices. You will be introduced with dried fruits and spices used in the National cuisine.
Dinner at the restaurant “Dolon”
Day 4: Bukhara - Samarkand
Breakfast at hotel
Drive to Gijduvan, visit the Gijduvaniy complex
Culinary master class and lunch – this time we prepare Gijduvan kebabs, samsa and fish.
Departure from Bukhara and drive to Samarkand.
Arrival in Samarkand and transfer to the hotel.
Dinner at the restaurant “Almaz”
Day 5: Samarkand
Minivan / Bus
After breakfast, excursion in Samarkand. Visit sights of Mausoleum Gur-Emir, Registan Square (Ulugbek, Tilla-Kori and Sher-Dor madrsas) and Bibikhanum mosque and madrasah.
Culinary master class and lunch – we prepare Samarkand plov, bedana shurpa.
After lunch continue sightseeing, visit Shakhi Zinda Mausoleum, Ulugbek Observatory and Mausoleum of St. Daniel
Dinner at the restaurant “Kishlak”
Day 6: Samarkand-Tashkent
After breakfast visit to bazaar “Siab” where you can buy dried fruits, nuts, oriental sweets, etc.
Departure from Samarkand
Arrival at Tashkent
Transfer to the International Airport for departure flight.