8 days in Uzbekistan Itinerary

8 days in Uzbekistan Itinerary

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Tashkent
— 1 day
2
Samarkand
— 2 nights
3
Bukhara
— 1 night
4
Khiva
— 1 day

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Tashkent

Tashkent ©
One of the largest and oldest cities in Central Asia, Tashkent combines layers of history and a bustling modern edge.
On the 21st (Fri), make a trip to Independence Square (Mustakillik Square), thenadmire the striking features of Khamid Alimdjan, and then hunt for treasures at Chorsu Bazaar.

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Montevideo, Uruguay to Tashkent is an approximately 33-hour flight. The time zone changes from Uruguay Standard Time (UYT) to Uzbekistan Standard Time (UZT), which is usually an 8 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Samarkand.

Things to do in Tashkent

Shopping
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Chorsu Bazaar ©
Chorsu Bazaar
Independence Square (Mustakillik Square) ©
Independence Square (Mustakillik Square)

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Samarkand

Samarkand ©
Uzbekistan’s most glorious city, Samarkand, offers a fine combination of history and modern urban life.
On the 22nd (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Gur Emir Mausoleum, make a trip to Registan, and then appreciate the history behind Shah-i-Zinda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the sky in a new way at Ulugh Beg Observatory, explore the ancient world of Afrasiyab Museum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Bibi-Khanym Mosque Bibi-Xonum, thenmake a trip to Madrasa Ulugh Beg, Madrasa Tilla Kari, Madrasa Sher Dor, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tillya Kori Madrasah.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Samarkand trip itinerary builder site.

Fly from Tashkent to Samarkand in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Bukhara.

Things to do in Samarkand

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums
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Registan ©
Registan
Shah-i-Zinda ©
Shah-i-Zinda
Gur Emir Mausoleum ©
Gur Emir Mausoleum

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Bukhara

Bukhara ©
Inhabited for millennia, the city of Bukhara boasts a World Heritage-listed center teeming with historic mosques, madrassas, pools, and ancient ruins.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): admire the striking features of Chor-Minor, thendon't miss a visit to Lyab-i-Hauz, thensteep yourself in history at Samanid Mausoleum, and finally take some stellar pictures from Great Minaret of the Kalon.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bukhara online tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by train from Samarkand to Bukhara takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. September in Bukhara sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Khiva.

Things to do in Bukhara

Historic Sites
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Great Minaret of the Kalon ©
Great Minaret of the Kalon
Samanid Mausoleum
Samanid Mausoleum
Lyab-i-Hauz ©
Lyab-i-Hauz

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Khiva

Khiva ©
With an illustrious history as a main stop along the Great Silk Road, Khiva boasts remarkably well-preserved cultural attractions and a beautiful historic core.
On the 25th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Stone Palace (Tash Khauli), contemplate the long history of Citadel Kunya-ark, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Friday Mosque (Juma Mosque), and finally explore the ancient world of Itchan Kala.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Khiva trip planning app.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Bukhara to Khiva takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of flight, train, and taxi. Expect little chillier evenings in Khiva when traveling from Bukhara in September, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Khiva

Historic Sites
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Itchan Kala ©
Itchan Kala
Friday Mosque (Juma Mosque) ©
Friday Mosque (Juma Mosque)
Citadel Kunya-ark ©
Citadel Kunya-ark

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