Culture of Nukus

 Culture of Nukus, Uzbekistan

Name of tour:
Culture of Nukus
Itinerary duration: 8 days/ 7 nights

Day 1: Tashkent- Nukus
In the morning, you will take a plane to Nukus. The city has a very interesting museum that hols paintings from the 20th century which were forbidden at the times of their creation. Apart from that museum, you wil lalso visit several other locations that are rich with their history. Night in the hotel.

Day 2: Nukus - Khiva
The following day, you will travel to Khiva town. The town is known for the having the fortified walls and a lot of different monuments, buildings and artifacts. You will be walking among the ancient walls of the ancient city in order to feel the atmosphere of old cities and the mood of the people that live in it. Night in the hotel.

Day 3: Khiva - Bukhara
The next day, you will travel towards Bukhara. The ancient city holds over 140 different monuments that date back to the ages of the Great Silk Road. The road that you will be taking will pass through the Kizilkum desert and along the Amu Darya river. Upon your arrival to Bukhara, you will have some free time. Night in the hotel.

Day 4: Bukhara
The following day will be dedicated to a city tour around Bukhara. You will see many different monument that date from 4th century like the Citadel Ark and to 16th century like the Poi Kalon complex and many many other wonderful locations that you will see on the spot. Your night will be in the hotel.

Day 5: Bukhara - Yurts camp of Nurata
The following morning, you will be taken to Nurata town. The town is known for the belief that the fortress that it is famous for was built by Alexander the Great back in the 4th century BC. The city is also rich with other wonderful buildings, mosques, madrasahs and etc. You will then drive to the desert in order to stay for the night in the yurt camp.

Day 6: Nurata - Samarkand
The next morning, you will travel to Samarkand. The city is full of wonderful monuments and architectural buildings. Is is also one of the biggest cities in Uzbekistan. You will see such places as the Bibi Khanum mosque, Registan square, Shakhi-Zindeh mausoleu, Guri Emir and etc. Night in the hotel.

Day 7: Samarkand - Tashkent
In the morning, you will travel to the capital of Uzbekistan. Upon your arrival to Tashkent you will be seeing the old and the new city, you will also have an opportunity to take a metro ride and see with your own eyes the Quran which is believed to date back to the 8th century. Night in the hotel.

Day 8: Tashkent - Flight
You will be taken to the airport.