Visiting Uzbekistan: Silk Road Train Travel with GeoEx

Treasures of Uzbekistan


Explore the Legendary Silk Road by Luxury Train

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Treasures of Uzbekistan


Luxury Group Travel | 11 Days
  • Explore the awe-inspiring Khasti-Imam Complex, culturally momentous Independence Square, and Applied Arts Museum in Uzbekistan
  • Visit Margilan in Uzbekistan, renowned for its handmade silk products, and learn silk weaving at a craftsman’s workshop and studio
  • Discover the magic of Bukhara, where modern life intertwines with ancient architecture, and visit the oldest mosque in the city, Magoki Attori
  • Delve into Uzbek culture with an interactive cooking class and lunch featuring ‘plov’, Uzbekistan’s national dish

Embark on an exciting journey to Uzbekistan with Golden Eagle Luxury Trains and explore the magnificent cultural gems of this jewel in Central Asia. This all-inclusive 11-day rail epic takes you aboard the lavish Golden Eagle to discover the country’s World Heritage Sites, artisan workshops, and bustling bazaars. From the agricultural splendor of the Fergana Valley to the imposing Islamic architecture of Khiva, Bukhara, and Samarkand, this itinerary offers a perfect blend of luxury and adventure.

Immerse yourself in Uzbekistan’s global cultural identity and learn the ancient arts of paper making and cooking with interactive classes. Join this magical route and experience the fusion of East meets West in the most picturesque and electrifying visual utopia.

Trip Overview


Day
1 – 2

Arrive in Tashkent and explore the modern metropolis  A Karnay-surnay horn ensemble and champagne welcome you aboard the luxurious Golden Eagle  Depart for the Fergana Valley

Day
3 – 5

Visit ancient cities of the fertile Fergana Valley with special access stops at a ceramics and silk-making   Continue by rail to Bukhara where two days of architectural riches await Revel in a rooftop dinner overlooking Kalyan Square at sunset.

Day
6 – 8

Continue to Nukus, a land of sand dunes and towering peaks   Explore ancient Khiva and taste its delicious Khorezmian cuisine Visit Shahrisabz, believed to be the birthplace of Amir Timur.

Day
9 – 10

Delve into Samarkand's architectural and cultural riches and meet its many artisans  Make the Uzbek national dish at an interactive cooking class  Enjoy a private dance performance and fashion show in Registan Square  Return to Tashkent

Day
11

Disembark in Tashkent and depart for home

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Dates & Prices


Dates

04/18/24 – 04/28/24  

09/16/24 – 09/26/24  

09/07/25 – 09/17/25  

Pricing

From $16,795 per person

Inclusions

  • All accommodations, ground transportation, airport transfers, and gratuities
  • Sightseeing, events, visits, and entrance fees
  • Most meals
  • Services of an expedition leader, lecturers, and support staff during voyage
  • Personal headsets on all off-train excursions
  • Expertise of GeoEx’s travel specialists and in-house air reservations team
  • Bottled or filtered water at included meals and while sightseeing
  • Emergency evacuation services and secondary medical expense insurance

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