Bukhara Tour - 2 Days

If you have a couple of free days in Uzbekistan come to see Bukhara “music” embodied in mosaic and gypsum patterns, ceiling paintings and stalactite ornaments, take water from sacred sources, hear “cosmic silence” in khanakas, touch stones of sacred mausoleums, wake up under the blue sky “speared” by Minaret Kalyan. Enjoy a guided introduction to Bukhara, feel its vibe as you walk past historical and cultural monuments. This Tour introduces you to the most prominent highlights of the city, the ones you should not miss while visiting Uzbekistan.

Tour Highlights

  • Lyabi Hauz Complex
  • Poi Kalon Complex
  • Trading Domes of Bukhara
  • Mokhi Xossa palace
  • Cultural Show

Time:

  • Day 1: 09:00-15:00
  • Day 2: 09:00-14:00

Duration: 10-11 Hours

Day 1
Bukhara

Pick up from train station/airport/hotel. Full day sightseeing tour in Bukhara: Visit –city walls of Bukhara (xvi cent), Samanids mausoleum (ix-x cent.), Chashmai Ayyub (Job’s spring) (xii-xvi cent), Boli Khauz Mosque (xviii cent), Ark (Fortress) (iv cent bc). After lunch visit Poi Kalon complex (xii-xvi cent), Uughbek madrasah (xv cent), Abdulazizkhan madrasah (xvii cent), trading domes of Bukhara (xvi cent), Magoki Attori Mosque (xii cent), Lab-i-Khauz ensemble ( xvi-xvii cent), Visit Madrassah Nadir Devanbegi, Khanaga, and Kukaldash Madrasah. Visit evening folk/fashion show and have dinner in Nodir Devonbegi Madrasah.

Day 2
Bukhara

Continue out-of-town sightseeing tour to visit Chor Minor, the Sitora-i-Mokhikhosa, the summer residence of the former emir of Bukhara; Excursion to Bahauddin Naqshbandi Mausolem famous Sufi spiritual leader of this region in 14th century. Return to Bukhara to visit workshops near Lyabikhauz. Transfer to train station/airport/hotel.

The Trip Cost Includes

  • Local Tour Guide Service ( English speaking)
  • Transportation used for the tour
  • Entrance fees to museums and sightseeings
  • Folk/Fashion show with dinner in Bukhara
  • Hotel fee for one night

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • Medical and Travel Insurance
  • Visa fee for Uzbekistan consular services
  • Your international airfare
  • Local airfare, train fees
  • Hotel fees for extra services
  • Meals
  • Photo camera fees for some museums, phone cameras are not charged
  • Tips
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Frequently asked Questions

How to get Uzbekistan Visa?

Starting from 2018 Uzbekistan simplified its visa issuing process and citizens of 50 countries can apply for e-visa. Please check visa regulations for your country at www.mfa.uz/en/consular/visa/

Is it obligatory to be registered upon arrival to Uzbekistan?

Foreign citizens visiting Uzbekistan on temporary basis must submit documents for registration at the place of residence within 72 hours upon arrival to Uzbekistan. Registration is not necessary if you arrive to Uzbekistan during weekend or holidays or a period of your stay will not exceed three working days. During stay in a hotel your stay will be registered by hotel administration. Upon checking out you should remember of taking the registration form stamped by the hotel administration with you. If you intend to rent an apartment you should care of registration. The registration is provided by local department of internal affairs authority. If you do not stay in a specific settlement of the Republic more than three days according to your itinerary you should not submit any document for registration. However, you should remember that you should provide convincing documentary argument to passport control bodies while leaving Uzbekistan. This documentation should be presented by air- and railway tickets registered on your name and additionally attached program of your tour.

Should I carry my passport with me while I am In Uzbekistan?

Yes, it is advised to carry your passport with you while you are in Uzbekistan, especially while you are on an independent sightseeing, during the transfers between cities and places, train and bus stations etc. If you happen to walk outside the hotel, go out on your own to the local market or explore the city on your own and especially at the night time the police have the authority to check your passport which is a regular feature and you should not be worried about it. Your passport and registration card should be with you at all times.

Are credit cards accepted here?

Credit cards (Visa and Master Card) are accepted in most of the hotels and restaurants here. However it is not a very well developed system, hence it is also advised to carry a good amount of cash with you as well, so as to avoid any troublesome situation.

How do I get local currency (Soum) in exchange for USD / EUR, etc?

You can get your money exchanged in the hotel that you are staying in. You can also exchange in banks and currency exchange centers that are closely located to tourist sites. Please also note that old or damaged currency notes are not accepted, as you would not get exchange as per the applicable rate, but at a lower one.

What about internet access?

Internet can be accessed in almost all places. Sometimes, there might be some technical problems. Internet in Uzbekistan may not be as fast as you are used to.

How is the crime rate here? Is it safe to move out on the streets late at night?

Uzbekistan has low crime rate. It is one of the safest countries in the world with security and police network functioning at all times. The local police are very friendly, especially to travelers and are always happy to give directions, in case you feel you have lost your way. There are police patrol cars on roads and streets, and it is safe for even ladies to move around late in the night. However, for tourists’ extra safety we don’t advise to be out after 11 p.m.

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Price From USD $ 170/person
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Total $ 170 USD

Trip Facts

  • 35 US $