Trekking in Uzbekistan
Please note that “Peopletravel” Company has the right to change hotels in case if they are full to analogue. Please note that Airlines flight and train schedule is subject to change. Uzbekistan hiking tours Trekking and hiking are popular kinds of sports tourism, the main advantages of which are involvement, absence of special sports training and availability. Trekking and hiking were invented by ancient people, when mastered new areas. In those days trekking was disheveled and unkempt, everybody was engaged in it. Moreover, people did not even understand what they preach trekking. Trekking subservient to anyone who has legs and is able to move them. There is no a more simple type of tourism. There are hard routes through the mountains and deserts, which will be mastered only by physically tough people. Hiking in Uzbekistan Uzbekistan is the attractive destination for active tourism. Up-today comfort and wild nature are successfully combined here. On the territory of Uzbekistan there are almost all kinds of natural landscape – mountains, valleys, steppes, deserts, rivers and lakes. Some of these places are so distant from well-beaten tracks that one cannot meet the traces of civilization. The most widespread kind of active resting is trekking in Uzbekistan. Generally, tourists say that walking, in particular, help man to know himself, and surroundings. Just Imagine, you are going on the road, in fact rely only on yourselves and the people who are close to you. One of the tasks of hiking in Uzbekistan is acquaintance with nature, terrain, customs and way of life of other peoples. These are such cognitive walking tours around Uzbekistan. Trekking tours around Uzbekistan Trekking tours in Uzbekistan do not demand the special training of tourists, but these tours give much positive emotions. The natural potential of Uzbekistan allows to make both one-day walking tours in Uzbekistan and multi-day trekking tours around Uzbekistan in the mountains of Southwestern Tian-Shan (Ugam, Pskem, Chatkal ranges) in the 80-100 km. from Tashkent, as well as in the spurs of the Pamir-Alai Mountains (Nuratau , Zarafshan, Turkestan, Gissar ranges) near Samarkand, Nurata, Jizzakh and Shakhrisabz. Foreigners love Uzbekistan for its nature and peculiarity. Walking tours in Uzbekistan help to feel its all originality. You can choose Uzbekistan hiking tours in almost every region of the country - from the Tian-Shan Mountains to the Kyzyl-Kum desert or the Aral Sea. And these routes will be of different lengths and difficulty levels. The ancient people who lived on the territory of Uzbekistan, left in memory a lot of interesting places. They just found on the way of the trekkers. Here you can choose summer or winter hiking tours in Uzbekistan of different lengths. Just in 80 kilometers from the capital of Uzbekistan there is a picturesque mountain resort "Chimgan", on the territory of Ugam-Chatkal National Park. Chimgan village is located in 12 kilometers from the Charvak reservoir, one of the largest artificial reservoirs in Uzbekistan, in the mountain massif of Big Chimgan peak (3309 m.) of Chatkal ridge at an altitude of 1620 meters. Chimgan is a favourite place of hiking in Uzbekistan among tourists and climbers. Along with the collective pleasure sightseeing walking tours in Uzbekistan in Chimgan there is the opportunity to carry out a multi-day tourist trekking tours in Uzbekistan. Tourists come here just to feel the harmony with nature, escape from the city, and feel the unity with the surrounding world. Trekking in the Tian-Shan Mountains is exciting and mysterious. In summer, many stopping points are located in the mountain forests. Nature monuments are mainly around Charvak reservoir, with which many myths are connected. Here are few classic hiking tours around Uzbekistan from Peopletravel Company. If you consider yourself a real traveler, you should win at least one of them. The trails are not simple, but you can be proud of the adopted practices the rest of your life.
|Route||Tashkent – Urgench - Khiva - Bukhara – Shakhrisabz - Samarkand – Tashkent – West Tian-Shan mountains – Ugam-Chatkal National Park – Chimgan - Beldersay|
Arrival in Tashkent by Turkish Airlines via Istanbul. Transfer to the hotel and accommodation. (Early check in from 06.00 oclock is included).BreakfastFree at leisure time.
BreakfastMorning flight to Urgench. Arrival and transfer to Khiva (30 km). We leave luggage at hotel. Check in at hotel after 12.00.Sightseeing tour in Khiva:Kunya-Ark fortress, including KurinishKhana (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-TurMadrassah, Sho-I-Kalandar Bobo Mausoleum.
BreakfastTransfer to Bukhara through Kyzyl-Kum desert. Route will take from 7-9 hrs.
BreakfastSightseeing tour in Bukhara: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),
BreakfastTransfer to Samarkand, the capital of Tamerlan. Arrival and accommodation at hotel. Free at leisure time.
BreakfastSightseeing 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).
BreakfastTransfer to Chimgan mountains. The active part of the route starts from the Melovoy pass (1800 m), not far from the complex Chimgan. The rise of the trail, and here we are at the pass - Tahtajailoo (2000 m). We admire the surrounding views. After a short photo session descent to the river Mramorniy, visit to the waterfall on the way, visit the canyon with outputs relic fossilized shells.
BreakfastContinuing the route, overcoming the ascent to the pass Chetkumbel (1880). It offers a wonderful view of the Big Chimgan the dominating top of the area.
BreakfastContinue descent along Nurekata valley. Admiring the path is very unusual rocky outcrops, huge walnut trees and silvery poplars (colossal size of some specimens are staggering) with grazing horses under them.
BreakfastMorning transfer to Tashkent International Airport, flight back home by Turkish Airlines via Istanbul.
Preise und Bedingungen
Im Preis inbegriffen
- Double / Twin accommodation.
- Single accommodation in tent during the trekking
- Breakfasts only
- Lunch-box en route Khiva-Bukhara
- Full board during the trekking as indicated on the program
- From 5 pax half board
- English speaking escort guide all over the tour.
- Specialised mountain guide with outfit for trekking
- All transfers as indicated on the program by A/C vehicle.
- Visa Support to Uzbekistan.
- Entrance fees to the sites mentioned on the program.
- Local flight Tashkent-Urgench on economy class
- Cooker and kitchen outfit for trekking (table & chairs, dishes etc.)
- Porter from 4 pax
- Horse / donkey and drover from 2 pax
- 1L of mineral water per day per person.
Nicht im Preis inbegriffen
- Airfare international.
- Meals doesn’t indicated on the program
- Medicine insurance.
- Video and photo shootings charge on the spots.
- Lost, stolen and damaged luggage.
- Tips to guides, escort guide and drivers
- Visa fee
- Cancellation charges.
- Mats, sleeping bag for trekking