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Highlights of Uzbekistan Adventure Tour

Asia

  • Uzbekistan

While it doesn't get a lot of attention, Uzbekistan is a life-changing destination for those who visit. These 10 days will take you through some of the greatest cultural highlights the country has to offer. Marvel at the gorgeous mosques in Samarkand, experience a one-night stay in a traditional desert yurt, and immerse yourself in the diverse culture of ancient Bukhara. Uzbekistan is a must-see for any seasoned or first-time traveller.


Highlights

Connect with the locals in a desert yurt community, marvel at colourful mosaic buildings, gain an understanding of the cultures of Central Asia.


What's Included

Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group Your Local Living Moment: Overnight in a Yurt, Aydar KÅ­l Camp. Orientation walk (Samarkand). City tour including a Registan visit. Nurata Shrine visit. Alexander the Great fortress visit. Guided walking tour (half
day, Bukhara). Walking tours (Khiva). City tour (Tashkent). Transport between destinations and to/from included activities.


Accommodation

Hotels (8 nts), yurt (1 nt).


Meals Included

8 breakfasts, 1 dinner


Transport

Private vehicle, walking.


Group Leader

Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.


Emergency Fund

Please also make sure you have access to at least an additional USD $200 (or equivalent) as an 'emergency' fund, to be used when circumstances outside our control (ex. a natural disaster) require a change to our planned route. This is a rare occurrence!


Solo Travellers

We believe single travellers should not have to pay more to travel so our group trips are designed for shared accommodation and do not involve a single supplement. Single travellers joining group trips are paired in twin or multi
share accommodation with someone of the same sex for the duration of the trip. Some of our Independent trips are designed differently and single travellers on these itineraries must pay the single trip price.


Spending Money

Every traveller is different and therefore spending money requirements will vary. Some travellers may drink more than others while other travellers like to purchase more souvenirs than most. Please consider your own spending habits when it comes to allowing for drinks, shopping and tipping. Please also remember the following specific recommendations when planning your trip.


What to Take

What you need to bring will vary according to the trip style you have chosen, the countries you are visiting and when you are travelling. Generally speaking though, you should pack as lightly as possible. On the vast majority of our trips you are expected to carry your own luggage (please see below for exceptions), and though you will not be required to walk long distances with your luggage (max 30 minutes) we recommend keeping the weight under 10kg/22lb. Suitcases are not recommended for G Adventures travellers! Most travellers carry their luggage in a backpack, although an overnight bag with a shoulder strap would suffice if you travel lightly. Smaller bags with wheels are acceptable, although we recommend your bag has carry straps as well, as you may be required to negotiate bus and railway station steps. You will also need a day pack/bag to carry water and a camera etc for day walks and day trips.

Day 1 Tashkent

Arrive at any time.

There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting followed by an optional dinner.

Day 2 Tashkent/Samarkand

Arrive at any time.

There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting followed by an optional dinner.

Day 3 Samarkand

Arrive at any time.

There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting followed by an optional dinner.

Day 4 Samarkand/Aydar KÅ­l Camp

Arrive at any time.

There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting followed by an optional dinner.

Day 5 Aydar KÅ­l Camp/Bukhara

Arrive at any time.

There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting followed by an optional dinner.

Day 6 Bukhara

Arrive at any time.

There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting followed by an optional dinner.

Day 7 Bukhara/Khiva

Arrive at any time.

There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting followed by an optional dinner.

Day 8 Khiva/Tashkent

Arrive at any time.

There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting followed by an optional dinner.

Day 9 Tashkent

Arrive at any time.

There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting followed by an optional dinner.

Day 10 Tashkent

Arrive at any time.

There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting followed by an optional dinner.

Details

Prices from: €1299.00

Duration: 10 Days

Trip Style: Classic

Service Level: Standard

Physical Demands Rating: 2 - Light

Group Size Notes: Max:

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My Own Room Exceptions

Day 4 (Yurt camp).

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