Early Kingdoms

Day 1 Tashkent
Arrive to Tashkent's airport at TBA from TBA, meet and greet service (COMPANY SIGN for meeting), transfer to hotel. After passport and customs controls you will be met by your guide/driver.
Depart airport to hotel. Check in, rest.
Short tour in Tashkent in the afternoon: Museum of Applied Arts, Amir Temur square, city fountains and modern monuments.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Hasti Imom Complex, inner yardDay 2 Tashkent - Samarkand
Breakfast and check out from the hotel.
Half day city tour upon arrival in Tashkent: Barak-Khan Madrassah (16th c.), The Kaffal-Shashi mausoleum (15th c.), Kukaldosh Madrassah (16th c.), the Jum’a mosque (9th c.), the monument of Courage, Tashkent TV tower view, from outside, and the monument of repression victims.
Depart to Samarkand arriving late afternoon. After arrival check in to the hotel.
Overnight at hotel. 

Day 3 Samarkand
Breakfast at hotel.
City tour including Registan Square, the center of trade and cultural life in medieval Samarkand, Bibi Khanum Mosque, erected by his wife as a surprise for Temur on behalf of his victorious Indian campaign, Gur Emir Mausoleum, family tomb of Timurid’s, Shakhi Zinda Necropolis; visit a site of pilgrimage since the 11th century, there you can enjoy the finest samples of majolica, mosaic and terracotta tile works, mausoleums are concentrated around the shrine of Qusam Ibn Abbas. Further proceed to Afrosiyab (old Samarkand). Among the sites of Samarkand outstanding one is the Museum of Ulugbek Observatory, with the remains of sextant.
Overnight at hotel. 

Day 4 Samarkand – Shakhrisabz - Termez
Breakfast at hotel and check out.
Drive to Termez through birth place of Amir Temur, ancient city Shakhrisabz visiting: ruins of Oq-Saroy Palace, Dor-ut Saodat complex (Khazratiy Imam Mosque), Jahongir mausoleum, Dor-ut Tillavat complex: Gumbazi-Seiidan, Kok Gumbaz Mosque. Continue to Termez. We arrive to Termez in the evening. Termez is the only city where remains of Buddhism in Central Asia were found. It is also one of the cities, where early inhabitant settled their city in the territory of modern Uzbekistan, the one of the least explored cities of the Silk Road.
Overnight at hotel.

Day 5 Termez
Breakfast at hotel.
Tour of Termez visiting: Archeological museum, Fayaztepa (a site of ancient settlement 2-3rd cc.), Mausoleum of Hakim At Termezi, Buddhist Stupa Zurmala, Mausoleum Sultan Saodat, Honako Kokaldor Ota, Nunnery Kirk Kiz. It was here the capital of Kushan Empire, with the Buddhism as the religion. Return back to the hotel.   

Day 6 Termez – Bukhara
Breakfast and check out from the hotel.
Depart to Bukhara. The road goes through the part of the open and vast steppe.
Upon arrival check in to hotel and time to refresh. Walk around the old city.
Overnight at hotel.

Day 7 Bukhara
After breakfast start your city tour.
Visit to the Citadel Ark, the palace of the rulers of Bukhara, Bolo Khauz Mosque with beautiful ayvan in traditional style. Take a walk through the old part of the city towards Chashma Ayub Mausoleum in city park area. Continue to the Samanid Mausoleum, Toki Zargaron – trading dome of jewelers, Abdulla khan Tim – a center of silk trade, Toki Telpak Furushon – trading dome of the hat sellers, and Toki Sarrafon – trading dome of moneychangers, Magoki Attor Mosque one of the oldest Mosques in Central Asia, and the Lyabi Khauz in the heart of the old city.
Return to your hotel for overnight. 

Day 8 Bukhara
Breakfast at hotel.
Morning drive outside of the city to visit The Holy Site, the tomb of Saint Bakhautdin Nakshband, one the founders of Nakshband Sufi Brotherhood. The place of pilgrimage for thousand believers and Sufis, spend some free time to see local customs. Continue to The Summer residence of Bukhara Emirs Sitorai Mokhi Khosa palace, the piece of Russian culture in Bukhara built for the reception of Tsar Nicolay II Romanov.  Last will be Chor Bakr necropolis, the burial area of local ruler representatives and aristocracy.
Return back to Bukhara. Overnight at hotel. 

Day 9 Bukhara – Khiva
Breakfast at hotel.
Start the journey to Khiva through the Kyzyl-Kum desert, the second largest desert in Central Asia. On the way stop to see The Amu-Darya River, the largest river of Central Asia.  Arrive to Khiva, the ancient land of Khorezm, another great and early powerful kingdom. Check in to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 10 Khiva
Breakfast at hotel.
Start your day by a walk into the wonderful historical part of Khiva – Ichan-Kala. Your tour includes: Muhammad Amin khan Madrasah and Kalta Minar, Kunya Ark, the Museum of Zindan and Muhammad Rahim khan Madrasah, Mausoleum of local Saint Pakhlavan Makhmud, Shergazi khan Madrasah, beautiful Minaret and Madrasah of Islam Khodja, Djuma Mosque, Allakuli khan Madrasah and Caravan Saray, Tash-Khauli Palace and Harem. Enjoy your free time to take a walk through the old streets of Ichan-Kala and city walls.
Overnight at hotel.

Day 11 Khiva – Ayaz Kala –Khiva
Breakfast at hotel.
Morning drive to Karakalpakstan, once the territory of Khorezm kingdom, now the Autonomous Republic within Uzbekistan, to visit the remains of the ancient civilization, forts: Ayaz Kala, Toprak Kala and Kizil Kala, which were flourishing in antic period of nomads and settled cultures of Central Asia.
Afternoon return back to Khiva, overnight at hotel.

Day 12 Khiva – Tashkent – Kokand - Fergana
Breakfast and check out from the hotel.
Transfer to Urgench (30km) to the airport for morning flight to Tashkent. Upon arrival we head to Fergana valley, Drive to Fergana valley, the ancient area for The Silk route, modern center of Silk industry in Central Asia. 
The road goes through the parts of Tien Shan Mountains, Kamchik Pass (2200m).
We arrive to Kokand city in the afternoon, once the capital of the Kokand Khanate in the 17th and 19th centuries.  City tour includes visit to the Khudayar Khan palace, Mir Mosque, Dahmai Jahon Mausoleum museum, Friday mosque and Norbutabiy madrasah. Continue driving to Fergana city, a green and youngest city of the Fergana valley which was founded by Russians after invasion into Central Asia.
Check in to hotel and overnight.

Day 13 Fergana-Margilan-Rishtan-Fergana
Breakfast at hotel.
This morning you drive to Margilan-the city where silk production in Central Asia had started. You have a chance to join the old process of silk production and learn from the masters about the unique and natural colors and patterns historically known as Chinese and Uzbek art. After silk factory you drive to Rishtan, the center of Ceramics in Fergana Valley, visit the local ceramics workshop. Afternoon drive back to Fergana, rest at hotel. Overnight at the hotel. 
   
Day 14 Fergana - Tashkent
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive back to Tashkent.
Arrival at Tashkent, check in to the hotel, short rest.
City tour around Tashkent, take a walk along the Alisher Navoi Theatre, Independence Square, through Pedestrian Street towards newly build Alisher Navoi library. Take a ride on famous Tashkent Metro.
Return to the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
   
Day 15 Tashkent
Breakfast at hotel.
Check out from the hotel for the International flight to the next destination.