Trip idea in Uzbekistan

A classic Silk Road trip to Uzbekistan & Kyrgyzstan


from £2,290 pp

(ex international flights)


12 days

This is trip is a fantastic combination of experiences, showcasing the best this region has to offer. Spend time exploring the incredible legacy of Uzbekistan's Islamic history with visits to the Silk Road cities of Bukhara and Samarkand. Finish in Kyrgyzstan, home to stunning mountain scenery and unique nomadic culture.

We will tailor this trip to you. Change anything - from excursions to accommodation to places visited.

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Day 1 - Tashkent

  • Transfer from Tashkent airport to your hotel
  • Explore the old town of Tashkent

Day 2 - Bukhara

  • Transfer from Tashkent to the domestic airport
  • Flight from Tashkent to Bukhara
  • Transfer from Bukhara Airport to the hotel
  • Full day exploring the monuments of Bukhara
  • Delicious home-cooked meal

Day 3 - Bukhara

  • Second day exploring Bukhara
Shakhrisabz, Samarkand

Day 4 - Shakhrisabz, Samarkand

  • Transfer from Bukhara to Shakhrisabz
  • Shakhrisabz - the birthplace of Temur
  • Continue from Shakhrisabz to Samarkand

Day 5 - Samarkand

  • The Heart of Samarkand - a historical tour
  • Delicious food and Uzbek hospitality
Samarkand, Tashkent

Day 6 - Samarkand, Tashkent

  • Paper-making workshop in Konigil village
  • Ulugbek's Astrolabe and Daniel's Tomb
  • Transfer from Samarkand to the train station
  • Train from Samarkand to Tashkent
  • Transfer from Tashkent train station to your hotel

Day 7 - Bishkek

  • Transfer from Tashkent to the International airport
  • Flight from Tashkent to Bishkek
  • Transfer from Bishkek Airport to your hotel
  • Icons of Bishkek
  • Ala-Archa National Park
Chon Kemin Valley

Day 8 - Chon Kemin Valley

  • Transfer from Bishkek to Chon-Kemin Valley
  • Chon Kemin Valley - the real life of the Kyrgyz
Cholpon Ata, Karakol

Day 9 - Cholpon Ata, Karakol

  • Transfer from Chon Kemin to Karakol via Cholpon Ata
  • The Petroglyphs of Cholpon Ata
  • The Przhevalskii Museum
Jeti Oguz Valley, Karakol

Day 10 - Jeti Oguz Valley, Karakol

  • Jeti-Oguz, or "The Seven Bulls"
  • The Orthodox Cathedral and the Dungan Mosque
Tamga, Bishkek

Day 11 - Tamga, Bishkek

  • Transfer from Karakol to Bishkek
  • Dip your toe in Issyk Kul

Day 12 - Bishkek

  • At leisure in Bishkek
  • Transfer from Bishkek to the airport