13 days in Uzbekistan Itinerary

13 days in Uzbekistan Itinerary

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1
Tashkent
— 1 night
2
Samarkand
— 3 nights
3
Bukhara
— 3 nights
4
Khiva
— 2 nights
5
Tashkent
— 1 night

1
night
Tashkent

Tashkent ©
One of the largest and oldest cities in Central Asia, Tashkent combines layers of history and a bustling modern edge.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes World War II Memorial, Palace of the Romanovs, Moyie Mubarek Library Museum, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Amir Temur Square, get engrossed in the history at Amir Timur Museum, make a trip to Palace of the Romanovs, take an in-depth tour of State Museum of History of Uzbekistan, thenmake a trip to Independence Square (Mustakillik Square), and finally pause for some photo ops at World War II Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of State Museum "In Memory of the Victims of Repression", pause for some serene contemplation at Sacred Heart of Jesus Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Qaffol Shoshiy Maqbarasi, thenexamine the collection at Moyie Mubarek Library Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Juma Mosque.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Tashkent road trip planning site.

London, UK to Tashkent is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Uzbekistan Standard Time (UZT) is 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Samarkand.

Things to do in Tashkent

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Amir Timur Museum ©
Amir Timur Museum
Independence Square (Mustakillik Square) ©
Independence Square (Mustakillik Square)
Amir Temur Square ©
Amir Temur Square

3
nights
Samarkand

Samarkand ©
Uzbekistan’s most glorious city, Samarkand, offers a fine combination of history and modern urban life.
On the next day, admire the striking features of Gur Emir Mausoleum, don't miss a visit to Registan, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Central Bazaar, and finally pause for some photo ops at Shah-i-Zinda.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Samarkand trip planner.

Traveling by train from Tashkent to Samarkand takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Samarkand sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Bukhara.

Things to do in Samarkand

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Registan ©
Registan
Shah-i-Zinda ©
Shah-i-Zinda
Gur Emir Mausoleum ©
Gur Emir Mausoleum

3
nights
Bukhara

Bukhara ©
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, make a trip to Moschea Bolo-khauz, take an in-depth tour of Palace of Moon-like Stars (Sitorai-Mokhi-Khosa), and steep yourself in history at Samanid Mausoleum.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bukhara trip planner.

Getting from Samarkand to Bukhara by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. When traveling from Samarkand in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Bukhara: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Khiva.

Things to do in Bukhara

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Great Minaret of the Kalon ©
Great Minaret of the Kalon
Lyab-i-Hauz ©
Lyab-i-Hauz
Chor-Minor ©
Chor-Minor

2
nights
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.
To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Khiva sightseeing planning site.

You can take a train from Bukhara to Khiva in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In May, daytime highs in Khiva are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Tashkent.

Things to do in Khiva

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Ota Darvoza ©
Ota Darvoza
Itchan Kala ©
Itchan Kala
Friday Mosque (Juma Mosque) ©
Friday Mosque (Juma Mosque)

1
night
Tashkent

Tashkent ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes World War II Memorial, Moyie Mubarek Library Museum, Qaffol Shoshiy Maqbarasi, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Khamid Alimdjan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Juma Mosque, thensee the interesting displays at Moyie Mubarek Library Museum, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Qaffol Shoshiy Maqbarasi, and finally stroll around Alisher Navoi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in panoramic vistas at TV Tower, get engrossed in the history at State Museum "In Memory of the Victims of Repression", thenpause for some photo ops at World War II Memorial, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Kukeldash Madrasah, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin,.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Tashkent online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Khiva to Tashkent takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tashkent

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Juma Mosque ©
Juma Mosque
TV Tower ©
TV Tower
Kukeldash Madrasah ©
Kukeldash Madrasah

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