Tour to Uzbekistan: Samarkand and Bukhara

Uzbek duet by train, 8 days 7 nights

This trip, is an individual journey to Uzbekistan by train. You will see two of the Silk Road’s major cities, Samarkand and Bukhara. From Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan, you will depart to mystic Bukhara, full of countless mosques and medreses that are enrolled on the list of UNESCO. Then you will enjoy the turquoise-colored mosaics of Samarkand, the capital of the Timurid Empire.

The 1st day
Flight to Tashkent
La vue panoramique sur Tachkent

Flight, the night onboard.

The 2nd day
Discover the capital of Uzbekistan
La place Khast-Imam

Arrival in Tashkent, meeting and transfer to your hotel.

Breakfast in the hotel.

The guided city tour. You will spend the whole day in Tashkent including the visiting of:

  • Museum of Applied Art
  • Khast Imam Square and the mosque, you will see the Koran of 12th century
  • Take a stroll in the Chorsu market

Transfer to the railway station, departure to Bukhara by high speed train (the departure is at 18:50, arrival is at 22:40).

Arrival in Bukhara, transfer to your hotel.

The 3rd day
Sacred Bukhara
L'ensemble Poi-Kalon

The day will be dedicated to discover the ancient city Bukhara. During the tour you will see:

  • Poi Kalyan Square, Kalyan minaret of 11th century
  • Trading domes
  • Tim Abdulla Khan market
  • Magoki Attori Mosque, ancient Zoroastrian temple
  • Lyabi Khaus architecture ensemble
  • Samonids Mausoleum and the tomb of Ismail
  • Bolo Hauz mosque
  • Citadel Ark, the former residence of ameers
  • Chor Minor Medrese

Hotel check in.

The 4th day
Devoted to your spare time
La citadelle Ark à Boukhara

You will have some spare time to discover the city

Hotel check-in

The 5th day
From Bukhara to Samarkand by train
Le train Afrosiyob

Transfer to the railway station and departure to Samarkand by high speed train (departure is at 15:50, arrival is at 17:20).

Arrival in Samarkand and transfer to the hotel.

Spare time.

Hotel check-in.

The 6th day
The magnificence of Samarkand
La Necropole Chakhi-Zinda

The famous square Registan, three medreses and golden mosque.

Mausoleum Gori Amir, also known as mausoleum of Tamerlane.

Bibi Khanym mosque (14th-15th centuries), the largest mosque of that time.

Necropolis Shohizinda, the pearl of Samarkand architecture.

Take a stroll along picturesque Siabsky bazaar.

The Ulugh Beg Observatory, the first observatory on the East.

Mausoleum and the tomb of Daniel, 18m long.

The 7th day
From Samarkand to Tashkent by train.
Sur le chemin vers Samarcande

Spare time in the morning

Transfer to the railway station, departure to Tashkent by high speed train (departure is at 17:30, arrival is at 19:40).

Arrival and transfer to the hotel.

Check in hotel.

The 8th day
Le vendeur du pain au marché Tchorsou à Tachkent

Spare time in the morning in Tashkent.

Transfer to the airport and flight to Paris.

Price per person from:

Hotels 4* in Tachkent
Hotels «small budget» B&B
647 €
per person
584 €
per person
606 €
per person
542 €
per person
566 €
per person
501 €
per person
546 €
per person
482 €
per person
Single room suppl.
174 €
per person
96 €
per person

*The exact price depends on the number of participants and the dates of your arrival. Please contact us to get detailed information.

Price includes:

  • Accommodation in a double room in a hotel of your choice, breakfast included
  • Transfer services (by car with A/C)
  • A local guide will courier you from the airport
  • Local guide services
  • Museum and cultural sites tickets (according to the program)
  • Train tickets: from Tashkent to Bukhara, from Bukhara to Samarkand, from Samarkand to Tashkent (economy class)

Price does not include:

  • Flight
  • Insurance
  • Meals (not including in the program: breakfast and dinner, from 10 to 12 euros a day per person.
  • Photo-video permission in museums
  • Carrying baggage
  • Personal expenses

If you are interested to add the option “all inclusive” or demi pension, expand guiding services or add other options to your itinerary. We will make the best offer, matching your travel dates and your expectations from the trip.

Send us a request to find out all the information you are interested in. This request is free and without obligation.