16 days in Uzbekistan Itinerary

16 days in Uzbekistan Itinerary

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Khiva
— 3 nights
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Samarkand
— 4 nights
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Bukhara
— 4 nights
4
Tashkent
— 4 nights

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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.
Khiva is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Itchan Kala, don't miss a visit to Islam Khodja Complex, take in the spiritual surroundings of Friday Mosque (Juma Mosque), and contemplate the long history of Kalta Minor Minaret.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Khiva day trip planning tool.

Rome, Italy to Khiva is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Turkmenistan Standard Time is 4 hours. Traveling from Rome in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Khiva, with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Samarkand.

Things to do in Khiva

Historic Sites · Museums
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Itchan Kala ©
Itchan Kala
Friday Mosque (Juma Mosque) ©
Friday Mosque (Juma Mosque)
Mohammed Amin Madrassah ©
Mohammed Amin Madrassah

4
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Samarkand

Samarkand ©

Rome of the East

Uzbekistan’s most glorious city, Samarkand, offers a fine combination of history and modern urban life.
Samarkand is known for historic sites, childrens museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Shah-i-Zinda, hunt for treasures at Central Bazaar, delve into the distant past at Afrasiyab Museum, and stroll the grounds of Gur Emir Mausoleum.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Samarkand online route planner.

Fly from Khiva to Samarkand in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. August in Samarkand sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Bukhara.

Things to do in Samarkand

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

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Bukhara

Bukhara ©

City of Museums

Inhabited for millennia, the city of Bukhara boasts a World Heritage-listed center teeming with historic mosques, madrassas, pools, and ancient ruins.
Bukhara is known for historic sites, museums, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Great Minaret of the Kalon, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mir-i-Arab Madrasa, get engrossed in the history at Palace of Moon-like Stars (Sitorai-Mokhi-Khosa), and admire the striking features of Chor-Minor.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bukhara sightseeing planning site.

Traveling by train from Samarkand to Bukhara takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. August in Bukhara sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Tashkent.

Things to do in Bukhara

Historic Sites · Museums

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Great Minaret of the Kalon ©
Great Minaret of the Kalon
Chor-Minor ©
Chor-Minor
Lyab-i-Hauz ©
Lyab-i-Hauz

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Tashkent

Tashkent ©

City of Bread

One of the largest and oldest cities in Central Asia, Tashkent combines layers of history and a bustling modern edge.
Explore Tashkent's surroundings by going to Pulatkhan Plateau (in Chimgan) and Charvak Reservoir (in Yusufhona). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Khamid Alimdjan, enjoy breathtaking views from TV Tower, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Minor Mosque, and don't miss a visit to Independence Square (Mustakillik Square).

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Tashkent online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Bukhara to Tashkent by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tashkent

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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Charvak Reservoir ©
Charvak Reservoir
Chorsu Bazaar ©
Chorsu Bazaar
Independence Square (Mustakillik Square) ©
Independence Square (Mustakillik Square)

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