Turkmenistan - UZBEKISTAN - KYRGYZSTAN
Arrival and transfer to Kunya urgench. Start sightseeing tour with visiting: the founder mausoleum of Sufi sects "Kubra" Nadzhimetdin Kubra (XII-XIII centuries); the mausoleum of Mongolian princess Torebeg-Hanym (XII-XIV centuries); minaret Mamun (X-XI centuries); minaret Kutlug-Timur (XII-XIV c, the highest minaret in Central Asia - 67m height); mausoleum Kyrkmolla (II in BC - III A.D.); mausoleum Arslan II (the oldest building in the city - date of its bookmark is roughly estimated by XI century).
Breakfast in the hotel.
Drive to Shakhrisabz (298 км). Shakhrisabz is a home - town of Tamerlane and during our 2 hour sightseeing tour you can enjoy the bright example of Central Asian architecture of XIV-XV centuries by visiting: The Ak-Saray Palace – used to be a huge and incredibly beautiful residence of Timur. There are only two pylons (entrance part of the palace) preserved up to this day. Darus Saodat Compldex with Hazrat Imam’s Mosque and Jekhangir’s Mausoleum. Darut Tilavat complex with Kok Gumbaz (Blue Domed) Mosque of Ulughbek, Gumbazi Saidon and Mausoleum of Sheykh Shamsuddin Kulol.
Drive on to Samarkand (140 км). Arrival. Check in. Resting time.
Transfer to Fergana Valley by cars. Pass picturesque mountain pass Kamchik (2267 m. above the sea level).
Arrival in Kokand. Sightseeing in Kokand with visits to famous Khudoyar-Khan Palace, Jami Mosque, Kamol-Kazy Madrasah, and Norbut-biy Madrasah. Continue drive to Fergana via Rishtan and Margilan cities.
In Rishtan city we will visit house of ceramic master where you can enjoy a pottery workshop and have a look at ceramic collection in a small museum. Visit house of traditional Kyrgyz family manufacturing wool carpets. In Margilan city we'll visit traditional market and Yodgorlik Silk factory where you have an opportunity to see the production process of silk with traditional Ikat patterns.
Continue driving to Fergana. Arrival, check-in. Free time. Overnight at the hotel.
Transfer to Uzbek – Kyrgyz boarder pass. Crossing Uzbek-Kyrgyz border.
Transfer to Osh city (15 km). Short sightseeing in city: visit Suleiman mountain and Museum, Osh Bazaar, Main square with Lenin statue. Transfer to airport for everning flight to Bishkek.
Meeting, transfer to the hotel, check-in. Overnight at the hotel.
OR OTHER HOTELS OF THE SAME LEVEL
- All entrance fees to the monuments and museums as specified in the program;
- Hotel accommodation in double / twin sharing rooms;
- Full transportation service and all transfers on vehicles with a/c
- Escort-guide for the entire tour;
- Folk show with dinner in Bukhara;
- Visa invitation letters;
- Domestic air tickets in Turkmenistan and Kyrgyzstan;
- Still water all tour time (about 1.5 l per person per day);
- Air tickets for international flights;
- Domestic air ticket Tashkent – Fergana;
- Turkmenistan Migration cards ($12)
- Fees for the use of photo and video cameras at the monuments;
- Meals (lunches and dinners).