Uzbekistan travels and trips
Day 1: You will arrive at the airport and will transfer to Tashkent Tashkent city. Following agreement at the hotel you will have an amplifying breakfast and rest. Day has a flight to Urgench. Arrive in Urgench and pass the hotel in Khiva. Urgench - the capital of Khorezm area, northwest of Bukhara through Kyzylkum Desert. It is located between the AMU Darya River (in the delta of the river) and the border with Turkmenistan. Dinner and night at hotel.
Day 2: After our breakfast you will have a study of images: iChat Kala - the heart of the city, where most of the architectural and historical monuments is located. It is called "the old area of a city" surtoured 2.2 km in length with a wall. IChat castle with high minarets and dome-shaped roofs of buildings surtoured life, represents the rich tradition of folk architecture in the east: monumental shapes, fine cut of columns, doors and ceilings, original samples and a colorful majolica. Dinner and night at hotel.
Day 3: At 7:00 in the morning. Departure to Bukhara through Kyzylkum (red sand) Desert (435 km). Fruitless Village - home to the fiber core and turtles. Enroute stop to see Amudarya River, known to researchers as the Oxus. Because cotton èððèãàöèè areas began during Soviet times, the river dries quickly. The trip takes 5 to 6 hours. Dinner and night at hotel.
Day 4: After our breakfast you will have a full tour of the city of the day. In the morning visit: Citadel Ark. The Royal "to the city in a city" is home to the governors of Bukhara for a millennium. Ark is as old as Bukhara directly. Fortress was touring the city center which developed medieval. Dinner and night at hotel.
Day 5: At 7:00 in the morning. Motor to Samarkand (268 km) through Shakhrisabz, Tamerlane earth. Shakhrisabz (green city) is a small town south of Samarkand jumping through the hills in the area of Kashka-Darya. He is Timur native city, and one for a long time it has probably set in a shadow directly Samarkand. Dinner and night at hotel.
Day 6: After our breakfast you will have a full day tour for you to see many miracles Samarkand. In the morning visit: Registan Square is known that in the 13 century as a market square, was the center of trade and cultural life in medieval Samarkand. It is surtoured by three madrasahs, built in different periods. Main shows a museum: a model of the ancient city walls and a castle, pottery, weapons, stamping, and on all the altars of a fresco painting of the 7th century. Dinner and night is the Hotel.
Day 7: 7:00 in the morning. Tashkent engine. In the afternoon city tour in Tashkent. Some of the places you visit include: Museum of the History of the People of Uzbekistan, the largest museums of Tashkent, contains 8 000 exhibitions. Results shown in an archaeological museum, the present life of the people of Central Asia as a life of Uzbek people from ancient times to modern age. It is colorful, noisy and full of local color. Dinner and night at hotel.
Day 8: After our breakfast you will have an excursion Tashkent, including the Chorsu Market visitings in a part of the old town of Tashkent, and Khas Imom Kukuldash mosque - Muslim religious official center in Central Asia, consists of Barak Khan madrasas (16 cents), Such Shaikh Mosque - the Osman Koran who believe the Koran was the oldest in the world, is held in the library of the mosque. A dinner. Motor in Samarkand (4 hours). Arrival in Samarkand. Solutions to the hotel. Dinner and night at hotel in Samarkand.
Day 9: After our breakfast you will have an excursion to Samarkand which will include: famous Registan Square (with Century 17 Sherdor madrasas, Such Kori and Ulugbek 15th century), Shokhi Zinda necropolis (important place of pilgrimage in Samarkand), remains of the magnificent Bibi Khanum Mosque, Gur Emir Mausoleum of (where the invading Emir Temur (Tamerlane), his sons and two grandsons two is buried, the 15th century), Ulugbek Observatory. A dinner and overnight. Dinner and night at hotel in Samarkand.
Day 10: At 07:00 one morning. Bukhara via Shakhrisabz engine. Shakhrisabz excursion, including: is the Ak-Saray Palace (summer palace of Tamerlane), Kok-Gumbaz Mosque (15th century), Ensamble Khazrati Imom (century 14). A dinner. Arrive in Bukhara. Solutions to the hotel. Dinner and night at hotel in Bukhara.
Day 11: After our breakfast you will have an excursion Bukhara: Ismail Samonid mausoleum (a burial place of the Samani dynasty founder Ismail Samani, 10th century), Minaret Passes also provides Passes drink glass, Miri Arab Madrassah ( century. 16), and restored in the 16th century, with ornaments of a temple Zoroastrijsky below), a complex Lyabi House. A dinner and overnight. Dinner and night at hotel in Bukhara.
Day 12: After breakfast our tour you continue Bukhara: Ark Fortress (home to the governors of Bukhara), Museums in Ark Fortress, Chor teenagers, a summer residence of Bukhara governors. A dinner. Leave and go to Bukhara Khiva (6 hours). Arrival to Khiva. Registration at the hotel. Dinner and night at the hotel in Khiva.
Day 13: After our breakfast you will have a study of images of Khiva: iChat-Kala architectural complex (1219 c). - World Heritage Site by UNESCO - a stance the last Khan including Ismail Hoxha Mausoleum, Mohammed Amin Khan madrassah, Pahlavan Mahmud mausoleum (c. 1418), Juma Mosque (c. 10) .. Dinner overnight. The shift to Urgench to catch the evening flight to Tashkent, arriving in Tashkent. Spend the hotel. Dinner and night at hotel in Tashkent.
Day 14: We will meet at the chosen hotel and airport.
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4. Construction and architecture
Significant peak in the Samanids of architecture and fine arts. An important role played by the appearance in the construction of buildings of brick deified. There have been changes in their design. Among the monumental architecture is becoming increasingly important buildings such as centric - a cube, covered with a dome. The best example of this architecture are the mausoleum over the tomb of Ismail Samani in Bukhara, became widely used decorative elements to the Islamic periods, that is the tradition of Sogdian architecture-'urs.
In the X - XII centuries. widespread construction of minarets, which gave the city of grandeur and beauty. For example, in 1127 was built architectural ensemble Poyi Kalon in Bukhara, which included a mosque Kalon minaret, along with the same name, and other structures. Kalyan Minaret - one of the highest in Central Asia (with a diameter of 9 meters and a height of 46.5 meters), perfect as to engineering and from an aesthetic point of view.
10 - Doru Tilovat Memorial Complex
The memory of this well-known religious leader Shamsiddin Doruttilovat appearance, the founder of Sufism, the spiritual mentor of Amir Timur and his Bahauddin Naqshbandi Taragay founded in 1370-1371 after the death of the teacher. This is a difficult for many students it is a place of worship.
In addition to the tomb of Sheikh appearance Doruttilovat madrasas built. The remains of one of the rooms of his assistant Taragay. Timur was difficult onyx marble appearance. Subsequently, the authority of the domed mausoleum of Ulugbek and earlier and more modest appearance Shamsiddin buried remains of the building was built. The Kok Gumbaz (Blue Dome), a mosque, a mausoleum was built on the same axis and 1435th Ulugbek writing on behalf of their father's mosque was built portal shows Shakhrukh. It is also known as the Shahrisabz and Juma mosque.
In 1437-1438, two years after the construction of the mosque and the core members of the Timurid tomb generations (Makbarat) Shamsiddin appearance on the south wall of the mausoleum, Ulugbek built in the following order. Through the cemetery next to the tomb at different times of the Termez sayyids XV-XVII century marble tombstones mentioned that there are a few examples. This is the origin of the name of the chassis, Sayid, Gumbaz (Dome of the Sayyids).
Thus, in the courtyard of the madrasa Doruttilovat, fourteenth and fifteenth centuries of the same name, the establishment of a memorial - Shamsiddin appearance and gurkhana Taragay Emir mausoleum, madrasa, mosque and Makbarat or dealing tomb of Ulugbek. Ensemble of two well-known monument in Shahrisabz Doruttilovat Dorussaodat and members of the local aristocracy and clergy uyudugu an old cemetery.
Kok Gumbaz mosque
Kok Gumbaz mosque Doru-1435-1436 in the tomb Kulol Shamsiddin Avatars Till Memorial Complex is located directly opposite. It is the largest mosque Shakhrisabz Friday. Ulugbek on behalf of the mosque was built Shakhruh father to the famous inscription on the portal.