Inspiro Group - Travel and Logistics
Inspiro Group - Travel and Logistics
Inspiro Group - Travel and Logistics
96, Boulevard Erkindik, Bishkek,
720040, Kyrgyz Republic
Tel.: +996 (312) 30-46-17, 90-12-95
Fax: +996 (312) 90-12-95
e-mail: booking@inspiro.kg
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Along the Great Silk Road


Along the Great Silk Road

 
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Duration: 15 days, 14 nights
Kind of route: Culture tour / Motor coach
Pax: 2 to 16+1 Pax
Season: middle of May – middle of October
Accommodation: double in cities / yurt

Route: Tashkent (Flight incl.) – Bukhara (Flight incl.) – Samarkand – Tashkent - Ferghana – Osh – Sary-Tash – Kashgar – Torugart – Tash- Rabat – Son-Kul – Bishkek

Prices for the tour program per person:
Pax 2 4 6 8 10+1 12+1 14+1 16+1 Single supplement
Price in Euro 1580129711191027963910

Service includes:
- all Transfer as mentioned in the itinerary
- accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary
- 1 or 2 guide(s): English-, French- or German-speaking
- excursions and sightseeing tours program
- full board
- domestic flights Bishkek-Osh; Fergana-Tashkent; Tashkent – Bukhara;
- medical/ First Aid Kit (used medicines must be paid extra)
Service doesn’t include:
- international flight tickets
- airport and security taxes
- Visa, consular fees or any other formalities / Support
- alcoholic and soft drinks
- tips for local staff
- additional service in the hotels and Camps
- fees in connection with photography

Itinerary.
Day 1: Tashkent-Bukhara (ca. 600 Km). Arrive to Tashkent's airport, meet and greet service, connecting with morning flight to Bukhara (09:25-11:00), meet on arrival at the airport, settlement at the Hotel. Lunch. In the afternoon city tour: visit Kalyan minaret and Poi Kalyan Mosque, Miri Arab madrassah, Ulughbek and Abdullazizkhan madrassah, visit Trade Domes (Toki Zargaron, Toki Telpak Furushon, Toki Sarafon), Magoki Attory mosque, Lyabi House complex. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 2: Bukhara. Continue CSS: Ark fortress, Bolo House mosque, Ismail Samonid mausoleum, Chashmai Ayub and bazaar. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 3: Bukhara-Shakhrisabs-Samarkand(ca.320 Km). Drive Samarkand via Shakhrisabs (320 km, 4hrs). Tour of Shakhrisabs: Visit Ak Saray Palace, Kuk Gumbaz, Gumbazi Saidon, Khazrati Imam mosque, Mausoleum of Jakhangir (Temurlan's son). Lunch. Continue drive to Samarkand. Check-in to the hotel.

Day 4: Samarkand. Full day CSS in Samarkand: visit Registan square with three madrassahs, Bibi Khanum Mosque and Siab bazaar, Gur Emir Mausoleum, Shakhi Zinda necropolis Of Temurids, Ulugbek Observatory, Afrosiyab. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 5: Samarkand-Tashkent (ca. 300 Km). Drive to Tashkent (350 km, 4 hrs). Settlement at the hotel. Lunch. CSS tour: Hasti Imam complex including Barakhan madrassah visit Chorsu bazaar and Kukeldash madrassahs. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 6: Tashkent – Fergana – Osh. In early morning after breakfast flight to Fergana. Fergana – Osh. In the morning transfer to the Uzbekistan-Kyrgyzstan border point. Picking up of the tourist at Dostlyk and transfer to Osh. Lunch. Sightseeing tour Osh town with 3000 years history, visiting of Sulaiman Mountain to make a wish. Continuation of city sightseeing Dinner. O/N.

Day 7: Osh – Sary – Tash yurt camp. After breakfast transfer to Sary-Tash yurt camp. Full day in yurt camp. Overnight in yurt camp.

Day 8: Sary – Tash – Irkeshtam - Kashgar. Early morning breakfast and drive to the Chinese-Kyrgyz border Irkeshtam (4 hours). Meeting Chinese guide and driver. Drive to Kashgar. Accommodation in the hotel. Dinner. Overnight in Kashgar.

Day 9: Kashgar. Breakfast at Kashgar, drive 50kms to Opal village along the Karakurum highway. Visit the village Market, cotton fields, farm houses then hike up to the hill top By stairs (97 stairs). Visit to the mausoleum of Great scholar and linguist from 11 th century Mahmud Kashgari. If the weather is good today, the scenery of magnificent ice Mountains of Kunlun and Karakurum can be seen clearly. Bak to Kashgar for lunch and PM visit to the Eidkah Mosque (built in 1442) and old streets of Ostangboyi where People make and sell all kind of handcraft products. Lunch at Hotel and dinner at a local Restaurant.

Day 10: Kashgar. Visit to the Mausoleum of venerated Sufi leader Abakhoja, who was the religion and politic leader in 17the century. Then drive to the Sunday market. Then walking along the old part of the city, visit a local Uyghur family and have lunch together with them (groups over ten people suite to do so). Late PM rest and relax at hotel. Those who wants to explore the Market more, may go to Bazaar or old sect of the city again. Lunch at a local family and dinner at the fruit orchard.

Day 11: Kashgar – Torugart – Tash-Rabat. Breakfast at the hotel then drive to Torugart pass to cross the border to Kyrgyzstan. Picnic box lunch with water. Meeting of the group on the Chinese-Kyrgyz border Torugart Pass (3752m). Tourists are met on the border by the Kyrgyz guide. Then further transfer on down to Son-Kul Lake. On the way visit to Tash-Rabat Caravan Serai, once a popular stop on the Great Silk Road (10th century). Lunch by the Kyrgyz families in national Kyrgyz dwelling – yurts, taste kymyz – the national drink made of fermented mare’s milk with a traditional bread, try other diary products and home made jam. Short walking around or horseback riding. Overnight in the yurt camp.

Day 12: Tash-Rabat – Son-Kul. Breakfast. After breakfast drive to Son-Kul Lake via Naryn city (280 km, 5 hrs). Stop for lunch in Naryn and visit Muslim Mosque and Art Gallery. Than further drive to Son-Kul Lake, unique alpine lake (3016 m a.s.l.). Traditional food for dinner and overnight in yurts (5-6 people in one yurt).

Day 13: Son-Kul-Bishkek. After breakfast in the morning you may have a short rest and horseback riding or just walking along the lake, if you like. Than we will drive to Bishkek (400 km, 5-7 hrs). On the way visit Kochkor, small likable town, where you may enjoy a demonstration of traditional carpet making and have lunch. We start our further drive, on the way we stop to see Burana tower, which is left from ancient city Balasagyn (XI - XIII). 80km from Bishkek lay the remains of the former Karakhanid city of Balgasun. Balgasun was founded in the 10th century by the Sogdians and later became one of the capitals of the Eastern Khanate (the second was Kashgar). Today, all that remains of this once thriving capital is its minaret, a grassy mound covering the ancient citadel and the remains of Karakhanid mausoleums. Here visitors will find a collection of stone figures (balbalii), sculpted in the 6th-10th century and used as grave markers. Beside the balbalii lies an interesting selection of petroglyphs depicting hunters and deer, some dating from the second century BC. Arrival in Bishkek, accommodation at the Hotel or Guest house. Dinner in restaurant, Overnight at the Hotel or guest house.

Day 14: Bishkek. After breakfast short time to rest, then a city sightseeing tour including: Ala-Too Square, Philharmonic, Statue of Manas, Victory Square, etc. Lunch. Continue city tour, oriental bazaar visiting for souvenirs shopping and free time. In the evening farewell dinner at the restaurant with Folklore concert. Overnight at the Hotel or guest house.

Day 15: Bishkek (Departure). After breakfast transfer to the airport according to your flight schedule to catch your flight to the next destination.

Please note: Tourists can get their Visa for Kyrgyzstan at airport Manas/Bishkek.

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