Ökoreise Durch Usbekistan
Eco tour in Uzbekistan
|Reisestil||Agrotouren und Ökotouren|
|Route||Frankfurt - Taschkent - Muynak - Nukus - Chiwa - Buchara - Nurata - Samarkand - Taschkent - Frankfurt|
Arrival to Tashkent. Transfer and accommodation in hotel.
We will visit the Tashkent Zoo founded in 1924. Here we will get acquainted with the wildlife of Uzbekistan and the World.
Visit to the Tashkent Botanical Garden, founded in 1950. Lecture on the flora and fauna of Uzbekistan.
Sightseeing tour in Tashkent: The old part of the city of Tashkent.
Visit to the Khast Imam complex, consisting of the Barak Khan Madrasah, Till Sheikh Mosque - the repository of the famous Koran Osman and the golden hair of the Prophet Muhammad; The Juma Mosque of Khoja Ahrar Vali.
Departure to Nukus. Upon arrival, visit the Museum of Savitsky.
Further we drive to Khiva. Arrival in Khiva and accommodation.
On the way we visit the Bagai-Tugai Reserve. Acquaintance with flora and fauna, visiting the aviary (Bukhara Deer in the Red Book) and observing animals in the wild. Boating in the Amu Darya.
Breakfast. Lunch. Dinner with Khorezmian dance show.
Sightseeing tour in Khiva: Kunya-Ark fortress, including Kurinish Khana (17c); Mohammed-Amin-Khan (19c) Madrassah, Islam Khodja Minaret; Palvan-Kari complex, Abd Al Bobo complex (18c), Rafanek Madrassah, Mohammed Rakim Khan (19 c), Amir-Tur Madrassah, Sho-I-Kalandar Bobo Mausoleum. Mazary Sharif Madrassah, Kheivak well (10c), Uch Avlioli (“three saints”) Mausoleum, Juma Mosque (18c), Kutluq-Murad Inaq (19c) Madrassah, Pakhlavan Mahmoud Mausoleum, Tash Hauli (“stone yard”) Palace, Alla-Kuli-Khan (18c), Arab Mohammed Khan (18 c) Madrassahs.
Transfer to Khiva train station. Train to Bukhara at 08.30.
Lunch in train in lunch boxes
Arrival in Bukhara at 14.45. Transfer to the Eco-Center Jeyran. Acquaintance with flora and fauna, a visit to the aviary (Dzheyrana in the red book) and observation of animals in the wild.
Transfer to Bukhara, hotel accommodation.
Transfer to the Eco-Center Jeyran. Acquaintance with flora and fauna, a visit to the aviary (Dzheyrana in the red book) and observation of animals in the wild.
Breakfast. Lunch. Dinner with Folk Show.
Sightseeing tour in Bukhara: Visit to Registan, Ark Fortress (16 c) and Bolo-Hauz complex (18 c). Ulug Beg (15c), Abdul Aziz (17c) Madrassahs; Chor-Minor Mausoleums. Ismael Samani mausoleum (9-10c)-vault of Bukhara rulers dynasty, Chashma-Ayub Mausoleums (14 c). Poi-Kalyan Ensemble including Minaret (12c) Mosque (15c), functioning Madrassah Miri-Arab (16 c), Emir-Alim-Khan Madrassah (14c), Taqi (trading domes), Kukeldash Madrassah (16c), Nadir Divanbegi (17c), Magok-i-Attari Mosque (16c), Lyab-i-Hauz (17c).
Breakfast. Drive to Aydarkul Lake Yurt camp. On the way visit Rabat-i-Malik Karavan Serai in Karmana and the ruins of Alexander the Great fortress and petroglyphs and old saint Chashma mosque in Nurata.
Transfer deeper to the desert to the Camel Camp, accommodation in national Yurts, Camel Back riding for 10-15 minutes.
Dinner around the fireplace with akyn (Nomadic epic singer) performance.
On the way visit Rabat-i-Malik Karavan Serai in Karmana and the ruins of Alexander the Great fortress and petroglyphs and old saint Chashma mosque in Nurata.
Drive to Aydarkul Lake. Walk on the lakeside. Bathing depending on the weather and season.
Lunch pic-nic on the lakeside
Afternoon drive to Samarkand. Arrival and accommodation at hotel.
Breakfast. Lunch. Dinner.
Sightseeing tour in Samarkand: Shah-i-Zinda necropolis (14-15c) “Stars above Samarkand”: tour to Ulugbek observatory (15c), “Ruins of Afrosiab” State archaeological reserve (6 BC-13 AD).
Breakfast. Transfer to Tashkent on the way visiting the Zarafshan reserve.
Acquaintance with flora and fauna, visiting an aviary (animals from the Red Book of Uzbekistan) and observing animals in the wild.
Arrival in Tashkent, hotel accommodation, free time
Breakfast. Transfer to airport. Flight back home.
Breakfast. Transfer to the local airport, flight to Nukus departure at 07.25 arrival at 09.05. Transfer to Muynak, on the way a stop and an overview of the river. Amu Darya. Arrival in Muynak and accommodation in yurts.
Sightseeing tour in Muinak: Visiting the Ship Cemetery, the Museum of Local Lore, the old houses of the Muynak fishermen, the Muynak Bay. Lecture on the Aral disaster.