17 days in Uzbekistan Itinerary

17 days in Uzbekistan Itinerary

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Tashkent
— 4 nights
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Khiva
— 2 nights
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Bukhara
— 4 nights
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Samarkand
— 4 nights
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Termiz
— 2 nights

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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.
Take a break from Tashkent with a short trip to Pulatkhan Plateau in Chimgan, about 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Khamid Alimdjan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Teleshayakh Mosque, head outdoors with Lake Charvak, and see Off-Road Tours.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Tashkent journey builder tool.

Kabul, Afghanistan to Tashkent is an approximately 6-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Afghanistan Time to Uzbekistan Standard Time is 0.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Khiva.

Things to do in Tashkent

Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 4 — 8:
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World heritage site
Chorsu Bazaar
3.8
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Outdoor Activity
Lake Charvak
4.5

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Mohammed Amin Madrassah, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kalta Minor Minaret, then explore the ancient world of Itchan Kala, and finally explore the historical opulence of Citadel Kunya-ark. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Islam Khodja Complex, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Friday Mosque (Juma Mosque), then contemplate the long history of Pakhlavan Makhmud Mausoleum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Stone Palace (Tash Khauli).

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Khiva route planning app.

Traveling by flight from Tashkent to Khiva takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Khiva are 11°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bukhara.

Things to do in Khiva

Find places to stay Nov 8 — 10:
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World heritage site
Itchan Kala
4.8
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Religious Site
Kalta Minor Minaret
4.8

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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: take in the spiritual surroundings of Great Minaret of the Kalon, pause for some serene contemplation at Poi Kalyan Mosque, don't miss a visit to Chor-Minor, and explore the ancient world of Chor-Bakr necropolis.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bukhara online vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Khiva to Bukhara. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Khiva in November, with highs in Bukhara at 15°C and lows at 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Samarkand.

Things to do in Bukhara

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 14:
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World heritage site
Samanid Mausoleum
4.4
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Landmark
Lyab-i-Hauz
4.3

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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: steep yourself in history at Shah-i-Zinda, stroll around Alisher Navoi Central Recreation Park, admire the landmark architecture of Gur Emir Mausoleum, and look and learn at Ulugh Beg Observatory.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Samarkand online trip builder.

Take a train from Bukhara to Samarkand in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November in Samarkand, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Termiz.

Things to do in Samarkand

Historic Sites · Baths · Spas · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 18:
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Must see
Shah-i-Zinda
4.9
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Must see
Registan
4.8
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World heritage site
Gur Emir Mausoleum
4.8

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Termiz

Termiz ©
Termez is a city in the southernmost part of Uzbekistan near the Hairatan border crossing of Afghanistan. Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Aleksandr Nevskiy, make a trip to Sultan Saodat Complex, then take an in-depth tour of Archeological Museum, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Uchkizil. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): make a trip to Fayoztepa and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Khakim At Termizi Mausoleum.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Termiz trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Samarkand to Termiz by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Samarkand in November: highs in Termiz hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Termiz

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 18 — 20:
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Water Body
Uchkizil
4.5
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World heritage site
Sultan Saodat Complex
4.8
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Landmark
Fayoztepa
3.9

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