Sites to visit
in Tashkent - Kukeldash Madrasah, Barak-Khan & Kafal-Shashi Mausoleums, Independence Square, Monument to Courage, Alisher Navoi Square, Halqlar Dustligi Square. Lecture #3: "The Monuments of Buddhism in Uzbekistan" Lecture by Doctor Bakhodir Turgunov (The Museum of Khamza Fine Arts Research Centre).
in Samarkand - Registan Ensemble, Gur-Emir complex, Shakhi-Zinda Necropolis, Ulugbek observatory, Afrosiab - state archaeological reserve. Lecture #1: "The Great Silk Road and Voyage of Xuan-Zang in Central Asia"
in Shakhrisabz - in Shakhrisabz - Ak-Sarai Palace, Kok-Gumbaz mosque, Dorus-Siadat: Djekhangir's Mausoleum, Timur's vault.
"The iron Gates" near Derbant "The Iron Gates" near Derbent. Lecture #2: "Following in the steps of pilgrim Xuan-Zang. The Iron Gates near Derbent".
in Termez - Kara-Tepa: the Buddhist monastery complex, Fayaz-Tepa: the archaeological remains of a two thousand year old Buddhist temple and monastery complex, Zurmala Tower (the largest Buddhist stupa in the area).
Double / single accommodation
Meal: B&B, H/B, F/B
Local guide-interpreter service
Excursions and entrance fees
Accompaniment throughout the tour
In Samarkand - dinner in Uzbek national house "At Abdulla & Zeinab"
In Tashkent - farewell banquet with traditional Uzbek plov
Folk show "Sairam"