15 days in Uzbekistan Itinerary

15 days in Uzbekistan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  6 h
1
Tashkent
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Samarkand
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
3
Bukhara
— 3 nights
train:  7 h
4
Khiva
— 3 nights
Train:  6 h
5
Nukus
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
6
Tashkent
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Tashkent

Tashkent ©
One of the largest and oldest cities in Central Asia, Tashkent combines layers of history and a bustling modern edge.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Museum of the Interned Japanese Citizens, see the interesting displays at Museum of Communication History, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin,, then appreciate the history behind Monument of Courage Earthquake Memorial, and finally hunt for treasures at Chorsu Bazaar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at TV Tower, get engrossed in the history at State Museum "In Memory of the Victims of Repression", then don't miss a visit to Amir Temur Square, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Khamid Alimdjan.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Tashkent online trip builder.

New Delhi, India to Tashkent is an approximately 6- hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Uzbekistan Standard Time, which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Samarkand.

Things to do in Tashkent

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin, ©
Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin,
Monument of Courage Earthquake Memorial ©
Monument of Courage Earthquake Memorial

3
nights
Samarkand

Samarkand ©
Uzbekistan’s most glorious city, Samarkand, offers a fine combination of history and modern urban life.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Madrasa Ulugh Beg, Madrasa Tilla Kari, Madrasa Sher Dor and Art Gallery Happy Bird. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Shah-i-Zinda, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bibi-Khanym Mosque Bibi-Xonum, deepen your understanding at Tillya Kori Madrasah, and delve into the distant past at Afrasiyab Museum.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Samarkand online route builder.

Traveling by flight from Tashkent to Samarkand takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Samarkand can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Bukhara.

Things to do in Samarkand

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Shah-i-Zinda ©
Shah-i-Zinda
Registan ©
Registan

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Gaukushan Madrasah and Fayzulla Khujayev House. The adventure continues: get great views at Great Minaret of the Kalon, delve into the distant past at Maghak-i 'Attari Mosque, admire the masterpieces at Art Museum Kamoliddin Behzod, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bukhara journey planner.

Take a train from Samarkand to Bukhara in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Bukhara are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Khiva.

Things to do in Bukhara

Historic Sites Museums Spas
Highlights from your plan
Great Minaret of the Kalon ©
Great Minaret of the Kalon
Gaukushan Madrasah ©
Gaukushan Madrasah
Lyab-i-Hauz ©
Lyab-i-Hauz

3
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.
On the 19th (Mon), explore the ancient world of Itchan Kala, contemplate the long history of Mohammed Rakhim Khan Madrassah, steep yourself in history at Mohammed Amin Madrassah, then don't miss a visit to Tach Darvoza, then make a trip to Kosh-Darvoza Gates, and finally steep yourself in history at Ota Darvoza. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Stone Palace (Tash Khauli), contemplate the long history of Citadel Kunya-ark, contemplate the long history of Matpana Baya Madrassah, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Friday Mosque (Juma Mosque), then steep yourself in history at Pakhlavan Makhmud Mausoleum, and finally don't miss a visit to Islam Khodja Complex.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Khiva trip itinerary app.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Bukhara to Khiva takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of flight and train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Bukhara in October, with highs in Khiva at 20°C and lows at 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Nukus.

Things to do in Khiva

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Pakhlavan Makhmud Mausoleum ©
Pakhlavan Makhmud Mausoleum
Islam Khodja Complex ©
Islam Khodja Complex
Itchan Kala ©
Itchan Kala

2
nights
Nukus

Nukus ©
Serving as a popular base to explore the ruins and nature around the Aral Sea, Nukus also boasts its fair share of attractions.
On the 21st (Wed), explore the world behind art at Nukus Museum of Art and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Mizdakhan Necropolis.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Nukus online travel route planner.

Take a train from Khiva to Nukus in 6 hours. October in Nukus sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 4°C at night. You will leave for Tashkent on the 23rd (Fri).

Things to do in Nukus

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Nukus Museum of Art ©
Nukus Museum of Art

1
night
Tashkent

Tashkent ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): admire the striking features of Ensemble Hazrati Imam, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kukeldash Madrasah, pause for some photo ops at World War II Memorial, then don't miss a visit to Independence Square (Mustakillik Square), then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sacred Heart of Jesus Cathedral, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Khoja Akhrar Mosque.

To find where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Tashkent trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nukus to Tashkent takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Tashkent

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sacred Heart of Jesus Cathedral ©
Sacred Heart of Jesus Cathedral
Ensemble Hazrati Imam ©
Ensemble Hazrati Imam
World War II Memorial ©
World War II Memorial

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